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The Ultimate Lullaby Collection

Ultimate Lullaby Collection: Beautiful Music For
Release Date: 08/31/2010 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8570514-15   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnEdvard GriegLouis SpohrChristoph W. Gluck,   ... 
Performer:  Takako NishizakiNora ShulmanJudy LomanEinar Steen-Nökleberg,   ... 
Conductor:  Anthony BramallStephen GunzenhauserLibor PesekJames Judd,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Nocturne by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Anthony Bramall
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 25 Secs. 
2. Lyric Pieces (2) for Strings: no 2, Cradle Song by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; Norway 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
3. Concerto for Violin no 7 in E minor, Op. 38: Adagio by Louis Spohr
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1814; Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 16 Secs. 
4. Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Nora Shulman (Flute), Judy Loman (Harp)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
5. Chanson de nuit, Op. 15 no 1 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  James Judd
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
6. Lyric Pieces (8), Book 2, Op. 38: no 1, Berceuse by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Einar Steen-Nökleberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Norway 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
7. Carmen: Act 3 Prelude "Intermezzo" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Nora Shulman (Flute), Judy Loman (Harp)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
8. Lyric Pieces (7), Book 10, Op. 71: no 2, Summer Evening by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Einar Steen-Nökleberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Norway 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
9. Sicilienne for Cello and Piano, Op. 78 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Nora Shulman (Flute), Judy Loman (Harp)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
10. Lyric Pieces (7), Book 10, Op. 71: no 4, Woods' Peace by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Einar Steen-Nökleberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Norway 
Length: 5 Minutes 22 Secs. 
11. Arabesques (2) for Piano: no 1 in E major, Andante con moto by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Nora Shulman (Flute), Judy Loman (Harp)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888-1891; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
12. Berceuse for Violin and Piano in D major, Op. 16 by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1879; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
13. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
14. Kehtolaulu (Hiljaa, hiljaa) (Lullaby (Soft, Soft)), for voice & piano by Armas Järnefelt
Performer:  Maarit Kirvessalo (Violin)
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
15. Shylock Suite, Op. 57: no 3, Nocturne by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  John Georgiadis
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
16. Jocelyn: Berceuse by Benjamin Godard
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 31 Secs. 
17. Songs (5), Op. 49: no 4, Wiegenlied by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Peter Breiner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 15 Secs. 
18. Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
19. Wiegenlied, D 498/Op. 98 no 2 by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Peter Breiner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
20. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 2, Lent et triste by Erik Satie
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
21. Berceuse for Piano in D flat major, B 154/Op. 57 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sylvia Cápová (Piano)
Conductor:  Peter Breiner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
22. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Peter Breiner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
23. Firebird: Berceuse by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909-1910; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
24. Wiegenlied by Bernhard Flies
Conductor:  Peter Breiner
Period: Classical 
Length: 5 Minutes 1 Secs. 
25. Sonata for Piano no 12 in F major, K 332 (300k): 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 25 Secs. 
26. Concerto for Flute and Harp in C major, K 299 (297c): 2nd movement, Andantino by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jirí Válek (Flute), Hana Mullerova (Harp)
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Paris, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 34 Secs. 
27. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 1 Secs. 
28. Album pour enfants, Op. 39: no 21, Douce ręverie by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Peter Breiner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
29. Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 56 Secs. 

Sound Samples

A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Act III: Nocturne
Piano Sonata No. 12 in F major, K. 332: II. Adagio
2 Lyric Pieces, Op. 68 (version for orchestra): 2 Lyric Pieces, Op. 68: No. 5. Badnlat (At the Cradle) (version for orchestra)
Violin Concerto No. 7 in E minor, Op. 38: II. Adagio
Orphee et Eurydice (arr. D. Sosin): Orphee et Eurydice, Act II: Dance of the Blessed Spirits (arr. for flute and harp)
Chanson de nuit, Op. 15, No. 1
Lyric Pieces, Book 2, Op. 38: No. 1. Berceuse
Concerto for Flute and Harp in C major, K. 299: II. Andantino
Carmen (arr. for flute and harp): Carmen, Act III: Entr'acte (arr. for flute and harp)
Lyric Pieces, Book 10, Op. 71: No. 2. Someraften (Summer's Eve)
Sicilienne, Op. 78 (arr. D. Sosin): Sicilienne, Op. 78 (arr. for flute and harp)
Lyric Pieces, Book 10, Op. 71: No. 4. Skovstilhed (Peace of the Woods)
2 Arabesques (arr. D. Sosin): Arabesque No. 1 (arr. for flute and harp)
Overture (Suite) No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: II. Air, "Air on G String"
Berceuse, Op. 16 (version for orchestra)
3 Gymnopedies: No. 1. Lent et douloureux (orch. Debussy)
Berceuse, "Lullaby": Berceuse
Wiegenlied (arr. for orchestra)
Shylock, Op. 57: V. Nocturne
Jocelyn, Op. 100, Act I: Oh! Ne t'eveille pas encor, "Berceuse" (arr. for orchestra)
5 Lieder, Op. 49 (arr. for orchestra): 5 Lieder, Op. 49: No. 4. Wiegenlied (arr. for orchestra)
Suite bergamasque (arr. for orchestra): Suite bergamasque: III. Clair de lune (arr. for orchestra)
Wiegenlied, Op. 98, No. 2, D. 498 (arr. for orchestra): Wiegenlied (Cradle Song), D. 498 (arr. for orchestra)
3 Gymnopedies: No. 2. Lent et triste (arr. for orchestra)
Berceuse in D flat major, Op. 57 (arr. for piano and orchestra): Berceuse in D flat major, Op. 57
Kinderszenen (Scenes of childhood), Op. 15: VII. Traumerei (Dreaming) (arr. for orchestra)
Album for the Young, Op. 39 (arr. for orchestra): Album for the Young, Op. 39: No. 21. Douce reverie (Sweet Dreams) (arr. for orchestra)
The Firebird Suite (1919 version): The Firebird Suite: VI. Lullaby (1919 version)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (version for orchestra): Pavane pour une infante defunte

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