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Le Violoncelle Du Siecle


Release Date: 01/13/2008 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 56388   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachLudwig van BeethovenFranz Joseph HaydnAntonín Dvorák,   ... 
Performer:  Mstislav RostropovichVasso Devetsi
Conductor:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Suite for Cello solo no 1 in G major, BWV 1007 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
2. Variations (12) for Cello and Piano in F major on "Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen", Op. 66 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Vasso Devetsi (Piano), Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796; Vienna, Austria 
3. Concerto for Cello no 1 in C major, H 7b no 1: 3rd movement, Allegro molto by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Period: Classical 
Written: circa 1761-1765; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
4. Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191: 2nd movement, Adagio ma non troppo by Antonín Dvorák
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; USA 
5. Concerto for Cello no 1 in A minor, Op. 33: 1st movement, Allegro non troppo by Camille Saint-Saëns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
6. Concerto for Cello in A minor, Op. 129: 2nd movement, Langsam by Robert Schumann
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850; Germany 
7. Concerto for Cello in A minor, Op. 129: 3rd Movement, Sehr lebhaft by Robert Schumann
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850; Germany 
8. Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102 "Double": 3rd movement, Vivace non troppo by Johannes Brahms
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Austria 
9. Variations for Cello and Orchestra on a Rococo theme, Op. 33 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Russia 
10. Sonata for Cello and Piano no 2 in F major, Op. 99: 2nd movement, Adagio affetuoso by Johannes Brahms
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886 
11. Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in E minor, Op. 125: 3rd movement by Sergei Prokofiev
Period: 20th Century 
12. Suite for Cello solo no 1, Op. 72: Moto perpetuo by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
13. Concerto for Cello "Tout un monde lointain": Hymne by Henri Dutilleux
Period: 20th Century 
14. Concerto for Piano, Violin and Cello in C major, Op. 56 "Triple Concerto": 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Period: Classical 
Written: 1804; Vienna, Austria 
15. Bachianas brasileiras no 1 for 8 Cellos: Prelúdio "Modinha" by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; Brazil 
16. Mavra: Russian Song by Igor Stravinsky
Period: 20th Century 
17. Concerto for Cello no 1 in E flat major, Op 107: 1st movement, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; USSR 
18. Songs (7) for Soprano, Violin, Cello and Piano, Op. 127: no 3, We were together by Dmitri Shostakovich

Sound Samples

6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.1 in G major, BWV1007: Prélude
6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.1 in G major, BWV1007: Allemande
6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.1 in G major, BWV1007: Courante
6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.1 in G major, BWV1007: Sarabande
6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.1 in G major, BWV1007: Menuett I
6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.1 in G major, BWV1007: Menuett II
6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.1 in G major, BWV1007: Gigue
12 Variations on Mozart's 'Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen' from 'Die Zauberflöte' Op. 66 (1997 Digital Remaster)
Cello Concerto No. 1 in C Hob. VIIb/1 (1987 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro molto
Cello Concerto in B minor B191 (Op. 104) (1987 Digital Remaster): II. Adagio ma non troppo
Concerto for Cello and Orchestra No. 1 in A minor Op. 33 (1987 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro non troppo -
Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in A minor Op. 129 (1987 Digital Remaster): II. Langsam - Etwas lebhafter - Schneller -
Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in A minor Op. 129 (1987 Digital Remaster): III. Sehr lebhaft - (Cadenza) - Im Tempo - Schneller
Concerto for Violin, Cello and Orchestra Op. 102 (1993 Digital Remaster): III. Vivace non troppo
Variations on a Rococo Theme Op. 33 (1997 Digital Remaster)
Sonata for Cello and Piano in F Op. 99 (1997 Digital Remaster): II - Adagio affettuoso
Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in E minor Op. 125 (1987 Digital Remaster): III. Andante con moto
Suite for Cello Op. 72 (1997 Digital Remaster): VI. Moto perpetuo e Canto quarto (Presto)
Cello Concerto (Tout un monde lointain) (1987 Digital Remaster): V. Hymne (Allegro)
Triple Concerto for Violin, Cello and Piano in C Op. 56 (1987 Digital Remaster): III. Rondo all polacca
Bachianas brasileiras No. 1 (1997 Digital Remaster): II. Prelˇdio (Modinha)
Russian Song (Parasha's Aria from 'Mavra') (1997 Digital Remaster)
Cello Concerto No. 1 in E flat Op. 107 (1997 Digital Remaster): Allegretto
Seven Romances on Verses by Alexander Blok Op. 127 (1995 Digital Remaster): We were together

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