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The Essential Violin

Essential Violin
Release Date: 08/17/2010 
Label:  Abc Classics   Catalog #: 897375   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Antonio VivaldiJohannes BrahmsPablo de SarasateRalph Vaughan Williams,   ... 
Performer:  Barbara Jane GilbyDene OldingMax OldingDimity Hall,   ... 
Conductor:  Geoffrey LancasterAnthony WalkerShalom Ronly-RiklisSebastian Lang-Lessing,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tasmanian Symphony Chamber Players
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 33 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Barbara Jane Gilby (Violin)
Conductor:  Geoffrey Lancaster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tasmanian Symphony Chamber Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
2. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 in A major, Op. 100: 3rd movement, Allegretto grazioso by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Dene Olding (Violin), Max Olding (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 58 Secs. 
3. Spanish Dances (2) for Violin and Piano, Op. 23: no 1, Playera by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Dene Olding (Violin), Max Olding (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
4. The lark ascending: Excerpt(s) by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Dimity Hall (Violin)
Conductor:  Anthony Walker
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914/1920; England 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
5. Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Miki Tsunoda (Violin), Caroline Almonte (Piano), Caroline Almonte (),
Miki Tsunoda ()
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Length: 5 Minutes 16 Secs. 
6. Concerto for Violin no 1 in D major, Op. 6: 2nd movement, Adagio espressivo by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Adele Anthony (Violin)
Conductor:  Shalom Ronly-Riklis
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1817 
Length: 5 Minutes 8 Secs. 
7. Bagatelles, Op. 13: no 9, L'Abeille by Franz Schubert (Dresden)
Performer:  Max Olding (Piano), Dene Olding (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Length: 1 Minutes 13 Secs. 
8. Carmen Fantasy for Violin and Orchestra/Piano, Op. 25 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Barbara Brown (Piano), Geoffrey Michaels (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1883 
Length: 10 Minutes 13 Secs. 
9. Romanian Folkdances (6) for Piano, Sz 56 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Dene Olding (Violin), Max Olding (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915; Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 40 Secs. 
10. Danzas (12) españolas for Piano, Op. 37: no 5, Andaluza by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Max Olding (Piano), Dene Olding (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892-1900; Spain 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
11. Much Ado about Nothing, Op. 11: no 4, Intermezzo "Garden Scene" by Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Performer:  Miki Tsunoda (Violin), Caroline Almonte (), Caroline Almonte (Piano),
Miki Tsunoda ()
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918-1919; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 25 Secs. 
12. Melody in the Style of Gluck by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Max Olding (Piano), Dene Olding (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
13. Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Barbara Jane Gilby (Violin)
Conductor:  Geoffrey Lancaster
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
14. Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Richard Tognetti (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
15. Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26: 3rd movement, Allegro energico by Max Bruch
Performer:  Niki Vasilakis (Violin)
Conductor:  Sebastian Lang-Lessing
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 34 Secs. 
16. Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042: 3rd Movement, Allegro assai by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Richard Tognetti (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
17. Liebesleid by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Max Olding (Piano), Dene Olding (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
18. Rondo for Violin and Piano (transcription from Mozart's Haffner Serenade, K. 248b [K. 250]) by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Beryl Kimber (Violin), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 17 Secs. 
19. Hojas de album (6), Op. 165 "España": no 2, Tango by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Beryl Kimber (Violin), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
20. Concerto for Violin "Maninyas": 3rd movement, Maninya 2 by Ross Edwards
Performer:  Dene Olding (Violin)
Conductor:  Stuart Challender
Period: Modern 
Written: 1988 
Length: 6 Minutes 58 Secs. 
21. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 5 in F major, Op. 24 "Spring": 1st movement, Allegro by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Max Olding (Piano), Dene Olding (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800-1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 23 Secs. 
22. Hungarian Dances (21) for Piano 4 hands, WoO 1: no 2 in D minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Barbara Brown (Piano), Geoffrey Michaels (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 48 Secs. 
23. Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64: 3rd movement, Allegretto non troppo-Allegro molto vivace by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Niki Vasilakis (Violin)
Conductor:  Sebastian Lang-Lessing
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 0 Secs. 
24. Spanish Dances (2) for Violin and Piano, Op. 21: no 2, Habañera by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Max Olding (Piano), Dene Olding (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
25. Porgy and Bess: It Ain't Necessarily So by Jascha Heifetz
Performer:  Beryl Kimber (Violin), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1944 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
26. Porgy and Bess: Summertime by Jascha Heifetz
Performer:  Beryl Kimber (Violin), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1944 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
27. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61: 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Richard Tognetti (Violin)
Conductor:  Anthony Halstead
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 39 Secs. 
28. Schön Rosmarin by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Geoffrey Parsons (Piano), Beryl Kimber (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
29. Scherzo for Violin and Piano in C minor, WoO 2 "FAE Sonata" by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Beryl Kimber (Violin), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
30. Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 47: 3rd movement, Allegro ma non tanto by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Adele Anthony (Violin)
Conductor:  Arvo Volmer
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Finland 
Length: 7 Minutes 33 Secs. 

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