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Romantic Violin Favourites / Takako Nishizaki, Wolf Harden


Release Date: 06/25/1993 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550125   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz SchubertGeorges BizetNikolai Rimsky-KorsakovGeorge Frideric Handel,   ... 
Performer:  Takako NishizakiWolf Harden
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Rosamunde, D 797/Op. 26: Ballet music by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
2.
L'arlésienne: Suite no 1 - 3rd movement, Adagietto by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
3.
Golden Cockerel: Hymn to the sun by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906-1907; Russia 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
4.
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 4 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
5.
Sadko: no 4, Song of the Indian Guest by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Wolf Harden (Piano), Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1896; Russia 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
6.
Zigeunermelodien (7), Op. 55: no 4, Als die alte Mutter by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Bohemia 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
7.
Scheherazade, Op. 35: 3rd movement, The young prince and princess - Oriental dance by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
8.
Scheherazade, Op. 35: 3rd movement, The young prince and princess - Arabian song by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Wolf Harden (Piano), Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
9.
Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Wolf Harden (Piano), Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
10.
Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello in G major, H 15 no 25: 3rd movement, Rondo all'Ongarese "Presto" by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795; London, England 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
11.
Quartet for Strings in C major, Op. 76 no 3/H 3 no 77 "Emperor": 2nd movement, Poco adagio cantabile by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Fritz Kreisler 
12.
Serenade no 7 in D major, K 250 (248b) "Haffner": 4th movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1776; Salzburg, Austria 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
13.
Romances (3) for Oboe and Piano, Op. 94: no 2 in A major, Einfach, innig by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
14.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 6, In Springtime by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
15.
Molly on the Shore for Violin and Piano by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Wolf Harden (Piano), Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; USA 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
16.
Song of the Volga boatmen by Traditional
Performer:  Wolf Harden (Piano), Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Written: Russia 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
17.
Danny Boy "Londonderry Air" by Traditional
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Wolf Harden (Piano)
Written: Ireland 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 
18.
Pičces de clavecin: no 11, Tambourin in E minor by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Performer:  Wolf Harden (Piano), Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: France 
Venue:  Festeburgkirche, Frankfurt 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Fritz Kreisler 

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