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Classical Moments - Classical Music To Relax To


Release Date: 03/19/2002 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8555359   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Claude DebussyJohann Sebastian BachErik SatieLudwig van Beethoven,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune by Claude Debussy
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1894; France 
Notes: Composition written: France (1892 - 1894). 
2. Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 2nd movement, Largo ma non tanto by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
3. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
4. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
5. Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
6. Requiem, Op. 48: Sanctus by Gabriel Fauré
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1890; France 
Language: Latin 
7. Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by Albinoni. 
8. Irmelin: Prelude by Frederick Delius
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890-1892; Paris, France 
9. Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
10. Symphony no 3 in C minor, Op. 78 "Organ": Adagio by Camille Saint-Saëns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 

Sound Samples

Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto
Gymnopedie No. 1 (arr. Debussy for orchestra)
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2, "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11
Requiem, Op. 48: Sanctus
Adagio in G minor (attrib. to Albinoni)
Irmelin: Prelude
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K. 467, "Elvira Madigan": II. Andante
Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, "Organ": I. Allegro moderato - Poco adagio

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