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The Heifetz Collection Vol 6 - 1946-1947


Release Date: 04/21/2011 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 61737   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachMario Castelnuovo-TedescoMaurice RavelNikolai Medtner,   ... 
Performer:  Jascha HeifetzEmanuel BayStanley Chaloupka
Conductor:  Franz WaxmanWilliam SteinbergSir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Chamber OrchestraRCA Victor Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Franz Waxman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 14 Minutes 55 Secs. 
2. Shakespeare Songs, Op. 24: Two maids wooing a man "Tango" by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921-1925; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/16/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
3. Valses nobles et sentimentales: no 6 in C major, Vif by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; France 
Date of Recording: 10/16/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 0 Minutes 44 Secs. 
4. Valses nobles et sentimentales: no 7 in A minor, Moins vif by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; France 
Date of Recording: 10/16/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
5. Fairy Tales (2), Op. 20: no 1 in B flat minor by Nikolai Medtner
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/16/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
6. Chansons (3) de Bilitis: no 2, La chevelure by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1897-1898; France 
Date of Recording: 10/16/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
7. El amor brujo: Pantomime by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
8. Cantos populares españoles (20): no 14, Cantilène asturienne by Joaquin Nin
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1923 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
9. Saudades do Brasil, Op. 67: no 7, Corcovado by Darius Milhaud
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920-1921; France 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 1 Minutes 35 Secs. 
10. Mediterranean by Arnold Bax
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920-1922; England 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
11. Sonatina Suite: no 4, Danza de la gitana by Ernesto Halffter
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Spain 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
12. Ariettes oubliées: no 2, Il pleure dans mon coeur by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1885-1888; France 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
13. Tango for Violin and Piano by Poldowski
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
14. English Suite no 6 in D minor, BWV 811: Gavotte by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
15. German Dances (12) for Orchestra, WoO 8 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
16. Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in D minor, Op. 49: 3rd movement, Scherzo by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
17. Nocturne for Piano in E minor, B 19/Op. 72 no 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
18. Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 54: 3rd movement, Tempo di Valse by Anton Arensky
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
19. Sea murmurs, Op. 24a by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/18/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 1 Minutes 20 Secs. 
20. Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/18/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 1 Minutes 11 Secs. 
21. Canciones populares españolas (7): no 4, Jota by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
Date of Recording: 10/18/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
22. Divertimento for 2 Horns and Strings no 17 in D major, K 334 (320b): Minuet by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1779-1780; Salzburg, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/17/1947 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
23. Préludes, Book 1: no 8, La fille aux cheveux de lin by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909-1910; France 
Date of Recording: 10/18/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
24. Much Ado about Nothing, Op. 11: Dogberry and Verges "March of the Sentinel" by Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918-1919; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/18/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
25. Spanish Dances (2) for Violin and Piano, Op. 22: no 1, Romanza andaluza by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879 
Date of Recording: 10/18/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
26. Sonata for Piano in D major, D 850/Op. 53 "Gasteiner": Rondo by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/18/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 4 Minutes 40 Secs. 
27. Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 1, Andante con moto in E major "Sweet Remembrance" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/18/1946 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
28. Much Ado about Nothing, Op. 11: no 4, Intermezzo "Garden Scene" by Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918-1919; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/18/1947 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
29. Pieces (5) for Violin and Piano: no 3, Movement perpétuel by Alexandre Tansman
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 12/18/1947 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
30. Scottish Fantasy for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 46 by Max Bruch
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Stanley Chaloupka (Harp)
Conductor:  William Steinberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Liverpool, England 
Date of Recording: 09/12/1947 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 25 Minutes 25 Secs. 
31. Concerto for Violin no 5 in A minor, Op. 37 "Grétry" by Henri Vieuxtemps
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Belgium 
Date of Recording: 11/08/1947 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 16 Minutes 48 Secs. 

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