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Movie Adagios / Solti, Tebaldi, Lupu, Schiff, Fleming, Et Al


Release Date: 10/09/2001 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 468506   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Samuel BarberWolfgang Amadeus MozartGiacomo PucciniRichard Addinsell,   ... 
Performer:  Radu LupuRenata TebaldiCristina OrtizJean-Yves Thibaudet,   ... 
Conductor:  David ZinmanUri SegalLamberto GardelliMoshe Atzmón,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony OrchestraEnglish Chamber OrchestraFlorence Maggio Musicale Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 35 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Length: 8 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Platoon." 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Radu Lupu (Piano)
Conductor:  Uri Segal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Elvira Madigan."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
3.
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lamberto Gardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "A Room with a View."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
4.
Warsaw Concerto by Richard Addinsell
Performer:  Cristina Ortiz (Piano)
Conductor:  Moshe Atzmón
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
Length: 9 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Dangerous Moonlight." 
5.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Gianandrea Gavazzeni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the films "Raging Bull" and "Godfather III."
This selection is an ADD recording.
Composition written: Italy (1888).
Composition revised: Italy (1889). 
6.
Dances with Wolves: John Dunbar Theme by John Barry
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1990; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
7.
The Mission: Gabriel's Oboe by Ennio Morricone
Conductor:  Nick Ingman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
8.
The Piano: The Heart Asks for Pleasure First by Michael Nyman
Performer:  Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
9.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Immortal Beloved."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
10.
Requiem in D minor, K 626: Lacrymosa by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Alldis Choir,  BBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Amadeus."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
11.
Les contes d'Hoffmann: Barcarolle by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Life is Beautiful."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
12.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 2nd movement, Adagio un poco mosso by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Conductor:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the films "Dead Poets Society" and "Picnic at Hanging Rock." 
13.
Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jack Brymer (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Out of Africa."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
14.
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 2nd movement, Largo ma non tanto by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Henryk Szeryng (Violin), Maurice Hasson (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Children of a Lesser God."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
15.
Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman-Rochester Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Mouton
This selection was featured in the film "Frankie and Johnny."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
16.
Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor: 4th movement, Adagietto by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Death in Venice."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
17.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Karl Münchinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Seven." 
18.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Sull' aria...Che soave zeffiretto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Lucia Popp (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Shawshank Redemption." 
19.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Karl Münchinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Karl Münchinger
This selection was featured in the film "Ordinary People."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
20.
Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord no 3 in G minor, BWV 1029: 2nd movement, Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  János Starker (Cello), György Sebok (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Truly, Madly, Deeply."
This selection is an ADD recording.
An excerpt of this work is performed. 
21.
On Her Majesty's Secret Service: We Have All the Time in the World by John Barry
Conductor:  Nick Ingman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Nick Ingman 
22.
Concerto for Cello in E minor, Op. 85: 1st movement, Adagio-Moderato by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1919; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Hillary and Jackie."
An excerpt of this work is performed. 
23.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 2nd movement, Adagio - Excerpt(s) by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Piano)
Conductor:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Brief Encounter." 
24.
Gadfly Suite, Op. 97a: Romance by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; USSR 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
25.
Serenade for Winds no 10 in B flat major, K 361 (370a) "Gran Partita": 3rd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Amadeus." 
26.
Cosě fan tutte, K 588: Soave sia il vento by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Lucia Popp (Soprano), Tom Krause (Baritone), Brigitte Fassbaender (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Haydn Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Sunday Bloody Sunday."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
27.
La Wally: Ebben?... Ne andrň lontana by Alfredo Catalani
Performer:  Renée Fleming (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Diva." 
28.
Quintet for Strings in C major, Op. 163/D 956: 2nd mvt, Adagio by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Dietfried Gürtler (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Weller String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Carrington."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
29.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: Act 2 - Scčne by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Billy Elliott." 
30.
Cinema Paradiso: Love Theme by Andrea Morricone
Conductor:  Nick Ingman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Nick Ingman 
31.
Madama Butterfly: Un bel dě vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renée Fleming (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Fatal Attraction." 
32.
Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 2, Prélude in C sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Shine."
This selection is an ADD recording. 
33.
Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056: 2nd movement, Largo-Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  András Schiff (Piano)
Conductor:  András Schiff
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was featured in the film "Hannah and Her Sisters." 

Sound Samples

Adagio For Strings, Op.11
Piano Concerto No.21 in C, K.467: 2. Andante
Gianni Schicchi: "Oh! mio babbino caro"
Warsaw Concerto
John Dunbar Theme
Cavalleria rusticana: Intermezzo
Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18: 2. Adagio sostenuto (extract)
Gabriel's Oboe
The Piano: The Heart Asks Pleasure First
The Gadfly, Op.97: 3. Youth (Romance)
Serenade in B flat, K.361 "Gran partita": 3. Adagio
Cosě fan tutte / Act 1: "Soave sia il vento"
La Wally / Act 1: Ebben? Ne andrň lontana
Concerto for Harpsichord, Strings, and Continuo No.5 in F minor, BWV 1056: 2. Largo
Piano Sonata No.14 in C sharp minor, Op.27 No.2 -"Moonlight": 1. Adagio sostenuto
String Quintet in C, D.956: 2. Adagio (excerpt)
Requiem in D minor, K.626 (compl. by Franz Xaver Süssmayer): 3. Sequentia: Lacrimosa
Swan Lake / Act 2: No.10 Scčne (Moderato)
Les Contes d'Hoffmann / Act 3: Intermčde-Entr'acte (Barcarolle)
Piano Concerto No.5 in E flat major Op.73 -"Emperor": 2. Adagio un poco mosso
Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85: 1. Adagio - Moderato (excerpt)
Clarinet Concerto in A, K.622: 2. Adagio
Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings, and Continuo in D minor, BWV 1043: 2. Largo ma non tanto
Suite bergamasque - Orch. Henri Pierre Edouard Mouton (1917- ): Clair de lune
Nuovo Cinema Paradiso
Symphony No.5 in C sharp minor: 4. Adagietto (Sehr langsam)
Suite No.3 in D, BWV 1068: 2. Air
Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 - Original version, Vienna 1786 - Act 3: "Che soave zeffiretto"
Madama Butterfly / Act 2: Un bel dě vedremo
Canon in D
Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord No.3 in G minor, BWV 1029 - Arr. Cello & Piano: 2. Adagio
Prelude in C sharp minor, Op.3, No.2
We Have All The Time In The World

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