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Moonlight Classics

Moonlight Classics / Various
Release Date: 07/26/2011 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 82161   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Edvard GriegClaude DebussyAntonio VivaldiJules Massenet,   ... 
Performer:  Sviatoslav RichterAlexis WeissenbergGiovanni ScaramuzzinoSonia Maurer,   ... 
Conductor:  Lovro von MatacicFabio BiondiSir Thomas BeechamPierre Dervaux,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16: 2nd movement, Adagio by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Conductor:  Lovro von Matacic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Length: 6 Minutes 10 Secs. 
2.
Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 0 Secs. 
3.
Concerto for 2 Mandolins in G major, RV 532: 2nd movement, Andante by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Giovanni Scaramuzzino (Mandolin), Sonia Maurer (Mandolin)
Conductor:  Fabio Biondi
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
4.
Cendrillon: Orchestral Suite - Waltz by Jules Massenet
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 29 Secs. 
5.
Les pêcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Nicolai Gedda ()
Conductor:  Pierre Dervaux
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 26 Secs. 
6.
Rusalka, Op 114/B 203: O moon high up "Song to the moon" by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Lucia Popp ()
Conductor:  Stefan Soltesz
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Bohemia 
Length: 5 Minutes 55 Secs. 
7.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 14 Secs. 
8.
Concerto for Piano in G major: 2nd movement, Adagio assai by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Bruno Campanella (Piano)
Conductor:  Gianluigi Gelmetti
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1931; France 
Length: 9 Minutes 10 Secs. 
9.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: Danse des cygnes by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Efrem Kurtz
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Length: 7 Minutes 24 Secs. 
10.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 2nd movement, Adagio un poco mosso by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Christian Zacharias (Piano)
Conductor:  Hans Vonk
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 55 Secs. 
11.
Kol Nidrei for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 47 by Max Bruch
Performer:  Truls Otterbech Mork (Cello)
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Liverpool, England 
Length: 11 Minutes 5 Secs. 
12.
Lakmé: Viens, Mallikà...Sous le dôme épais "Flower Duet" by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Delphine Haidan (), Natalie Dessay ()
Conductor:  Michel Plasson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 47 Secs. 

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