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The Best Of Naxos Vol 9


Release Date: 01/25/2002 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8551202   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiAntonio VivaldiWolfgang Amadeus MozartPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky,   ... 
Performer:  Stefan SchilliHellen KwonMaria KliegelJános Devich,   ... 
Conductor:  Piergiorgio MorandiMichael HalászGerhard MarksonAlberto Turco,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Opera OrchestraFailoni Chamber OrchestraNational Symphony Orchestra of Ireland,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
La forza del destino: Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Piergiorgio Morandi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/1994 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 7 Minutes 42 Secs. 
2.
Concerto for Oboe in F major, RV 455: Allegro giusto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Stefan Schilli (Oboe)
Conductor:  Piergiorgio Morandi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Failoni Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
3.
Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Der Hölle Rache by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Hellen Kwon (Soprano)
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Failoni Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
4.
Pezzo capriccioso for Cello and Orchestra in B minor, Op. 62 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Maria Kliegel (Cello)
Conductor:  Gerhard Markson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/1993 
Venue:  National Concert Hall, Dublin, Ireland 
Length: 6 Minutes 24 Secs. 
5.
Adorate Deum by Anonymous
Conductor:  Alberto Turco
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Nova Schola Gregoriana
Period: Medieval 
Date of Recording: 08/03/1992 
Venue:  Church of the Nativity, Mantua, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
6.
Quartet for Strings in D minor, Op. 9 no 4/H 3 no 22: Presto by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  János Devich (Cello), Gábor Fias (Viola), Tamás Szabo (Violin),
Attila Falvay (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kodály String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1771; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/1992 
Venue:  Unitarian Church, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
7.
Requiem, Op. 48: Pie Jesu by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Jeremy Summerly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oxford Camerata,  Schola Cantorum Oxford
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888 rev 1893; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1993 
Venue:  Chapel of Hertford College, Oxford, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
8.
Presto passionato in G minor by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Bernd Glemser (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1833; Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 14 Secs. 
9.
Caprice andalous for Violin and Orchestra in G major, Op. 122 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Dong-Suk Kang (Violin)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish National Philharmonic Orchestra Katowice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1993 
Venue:  Concert Hall, Polish Radio, Katowice 
Length: 10 Minutes 9 Secs. 
10.
Quartet for Strings no 4 in D major, Op. 83: Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Éder String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USSR 
Date of Recording: 12/1993 
Venue:  Unitarian Church, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 8 Minutes 16 Secs. 
11.
Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 54, Auf das Fest by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Symphony Orchestra,  Hungarian Festival Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
12.
Polonaise brillante for Violin and Piano no 1 in D major, Op. 4 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  John Lenehan (Piano), Marat Bisengaliev (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/1992 
Venue:  Rosslyn Hill Chapel, Hampstead, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 35 Secs. 
13.
Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Katowice Polish Radio/TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 12/1993 
Venue:  Polish Radio Concert Hall, Katowice 
Length: 13 Minutes 12 Secs. 

Sound Samples

La forza del destino: Sinfonia
Oboe Concerto in F major, RV 455: Allegro giusto
Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute), K. 620: Act II: Der Holle Rache... (Queen of the Night)
Pezzo capriccioso in B minor, Op. 62
Gregorian Chant: Introitus - Adorate Deum
String Quartet No. 11 in D minor, Op. 9, No. 4, Hob.III:22: String Quartet, Op. 9, No. 4: Finale - Presto
Requiem, Op. 48: Pie Jesu
Presto passionato, WoO5: Presto passionato
Caprice andalous, Op. 122: Caprice andalous in G major, Op. 122
String Quartet No. 4 in D major, Op. 83: Allegretto
St. Matthew Passion, No. 54: Choral: St. Matthew Passion, No. 54: Choral
Polonaise No. 1 in D major, Op. 4: Polonaise brillante, Op. 4
Ma vlast (My Fatherland): No. 2. Vltava (Moldau)

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