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Best Of Naxos Vol 3


Release Date: 01/25/2002 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550003   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenCamille Saint-SaënsEdvard GriegAlexander Glazunov,   ... 
Performer:  Stefan VladarImrich SzaboIstván SzékelyBéla Drahos
Conductor:  Barry WordsworthStephen GunzenhauserOndrej LenárdGyula Németh,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella IstropolitanaSlovak State Symphony OrchestraKosice Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 1st movement, Allegro by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Stefan Vladar (Piano)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
2. Symphony no 3 in C minor, Op. 78 "Organ": Maestoso/Allegro "Finale" by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Imrich Szabo (Organ)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
3. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 3, Anitra's Dance by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kosice Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
4. Peer Gynt Suite no 2, Op. 55: no 2, Arabian Dance by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kosice Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
5. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 4, Hall of the mountain king by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kosice Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
6. The Seasons, Op. 67: Autumn - Bacchanale by Alexander Glazunov
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; Russia 
7. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  István Székely (Piano)
Conductor:  Gyula Németh
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
8. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 3rd movement, Rondo by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  István Székely (Piano)
Conductor:  Gyula Németh
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
9. Symphony no 96 in D major, H 1 no 96 "Miracle": 4th movement, Vivace assai by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; London, England 
10. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 8 in G minor, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
11. Concerto for Flute in F major, Op. 10 no 5/RV 434: Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Béla Drahos (Flute)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Dall' Arco Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1728; Venice, Italy 
12. Symphonic Etudes for Piano, Op. 13: Variation no 5 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Stefan Vladar (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837/1852; Germany 
13. Water Music, HWV 348-350: Excerpt(s) by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Bohdan Warchal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
14. Symphony no 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique": 3rd movement, March - Allegro molto vivace by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
15. Quartet for Strings in C major, Op. 76 no 3/H 3 no 77 "Emperor": 2nd movement, Poco adagio cantabile by Franz Joseph Haydn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kodály String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797; Vienna, Austria 
16. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Polka by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863/1870; Czech Republic 
17. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: no 4, Réjouissance by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Bohdan Warchal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
18. La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Rákóczy March by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Mátyás Antal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; France 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 73, "Emperor": Piano Concerto No. 5, 'Emperor': Allegro
Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, "Organ": II. Allegro moderato - Presto - Maestoso
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: Peer Gynt: I. Anitra's Dance - II. Arabian Dance - III. In the Hall of the Mountain King
Vremena goda (The Seasons), Op. 67: The Seasons: Bacchanale
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11: Piano Concerto No. 1: I. Larghetto - II. Rondo
Symphony No. 96 in D major, Hob.I:96, "The Miracle": Symphony No. 96: Vivace assai
Slavonic Dances, Series 1, Op. 46, B. 83: Slavonic Dance Op. 46, No. 8
Flute Concerto in F major, Op. 10, No. 5, RV 434: Flute Concerto Op. 10, No. 5: Allegro
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Symphonic Etudes: I. Anhang No.5 - II. Variation No.5
Water Music: Suite Nos. 1and 2, HWV 348-350: Suite No. 2 in D major: I. Allegro. Suite No. 1 in F major: VI. Air. VII. Menuet. Suite No. 2 in D major: II. Alla Hornpipe
Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74, "Pathetique": Symphony No. 6: Allegro molto vivace
String Quartet No. 62 in C major, Op. 76, No. 3, Hob.III:77, "Emperor": String Quartet No. 62, 'Emperor': Cantabile
Prodana nevesta (The Bartered Bride): The Bartered Bride: Polka
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: IV. La rejouissance
La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: La damnation de Faust (The Damnation of Faust), Op. 24: Hungarian March, "Rakoczy March"

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