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For Your Life - For A Summer Evening


Release Date: 05/07/2002 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 470036   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Luigi BoccheriniSergei RachmaninovWolfgang Amadeus MozartOttorino Respighi,   ... 
Performer:  Paul CokerJoshua BellLynn HarrellDame Kiri Te Kanawa,   ... 
Conductor:  Willi BoskovskySir Neville MarrinerKarl MünchingerAndré Previn,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I MusiciVienna Mozart EnsembleAcademy of St. Martin in the Fields,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos in E major, Op. 11 no 5/G 275: 3rd movement, Minuet in A by Luigi Boccherini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici
Period: Classical 
Written: 1771; Spain 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: This minuet, listed in Boccherini's autograph catalog as part of Opus 11,
was also published, and is known popularly, as part of Opus 13. 
2.
Transcription of Kreisler's "Liebesfreud" for piano by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Paul Coker (Piano), Joshua Bell (Violin)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1921; Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
3.
Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 2nd movement, Romanza by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Mozart Ensemble
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 45 Secs. 
4.
Ancient Airs and Dances, Set 3: Italiana by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; Rome, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
5.
Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!, BWV 208 "Hunt Cantata": Schafe können sicher weiden by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Karl Münchinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1713; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: German 
6.
Gaîté Parisienne: Barcarolle from "Les contes d'Hoffmann" by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: 'Gaîté Parisienne' is a pastiche of various works by Jacques Offenbach, selected and arranged as a ballet score by Manuel Rosenthal. 
7.
Bachianas brasileiras no 5 for Soprano and 8 Cellos: Aria "Cantilena" by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Lynn Harrell (Cello), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938-1945; Brazil 
Length: 6 Minutes 42 Secs. 
8.
Romeo and Juliet Suite no 1, Op. 64a: no 5, Masks by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
9.
Peer Gynt Suite no 2, Op. 55: no 4, Solvejg's Song by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Length: 5 Minutes 4 Secs. 
10.
Pelléas et Mélisande, Op. 80: Fileuse by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
11.
Boléro by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; France 
Length: 15 Minutes 5 Secs. 
12.
Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 8 no 2/RV 315 "L'estate": 1st movement, Allegro non molto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Alan Loveday (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 22 Secs. 
13.
Concerto grosso for String Orchestra: 3rd movement, Sarabande "Lento" by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 

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