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101 Great Orchestral Classics Vol 2


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 551142   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Strauss Sr.Ludwig van BeethovenJohannes BrahmsArcangelo Corelli,   ... 
Performer:  Stefan VladarKathryn Selby
Conductor:  Ondrej LenárdBarry WordsworthIstván BogárJaroslav Krcek,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony OrchestraCapella IstropolitanaBudapest Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Radetzky March, Op. 228 by Johann Strauss Sr.
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58: 2nd movement, Andante con moto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Stefan Vladar (Piano)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 1 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  István Bogár
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
4.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 8 in G minor "Christmas" - 3rd movement, Adagio-Allegro-Adagio by Arcangelo Corelli
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1712; Rome, Italy 
5.
Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  Kathryn Selby (Piano)
Conductor:  Richard Hayman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
6.
Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos in E major, Op. 11 no 5/G 275: 3rd movement, Minuet in A by Luigi Boccherini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1771; Spain 
Notes: This minuet, listed in Boccherini's autograph catalog as part of Opus 11,
was also published, and is known popularly, as part of Opus 13. 
7.
Peer Gynt Suite no 2, Op. 55: no 4, Solvejg's Song by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
8.
Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Daniel Nazareth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
9.
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
10.
Symphony no 41 in C major, K 551 "Jupiter": 4th movement, Molto allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Radetsky March, Op. 228: Radetzky March, Op. 228
Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. 58: II. Andante con moto
21 Hungarian Dances, WoO 1 (version for orchestra): Hungarian Dance No. 1, WoO 1
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": Concerto grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": VI. Pastorale ad libitum: Largo
Rhapsody in Blue: Rhapsody In Blue
String Quintet in E major, Op. 11, No. 5, G. 275: III. Minuet
Peer Gynt Suite No. 2, Op. 55: IV. Solveigs sang (Solveig's Song)
St. John's Night on Bald Mountain, "A Night on the Bare Mountain" (arr. N. Rimsky-Korsakov)
Carnival of the Animals: XIII. Le Cygne (The Swan)
Symphony No. 41 in C major, K. 551, "Jupiter": IV. Molto allegro

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