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Masters Of The Bow - Cello / Rostropovich, Casals, Et Al


Release Date: 05/13/2003 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000020902   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Camille Saint-SaënsJohann Sebastian BachPeter Ilyich TchaikovskySergei Rachmaninov,   ... 
Performer:  Peter GallionMaurice GendronJános StarkerNina Kotova,   ... 
Conductor:  Christoph von DohnányiConstantine OrbelianEdo De WaartSemyon Bychkov,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony OrchestraMoscow Chamber OrchestraEnglish Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 31 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Peter Gallion (Piano), Maurice Gendron (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
2.
Suite for Cello solo no 3 in C major, BWV 1009: 4th movement, Sarabande by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  János Starker (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
3.
Pezzo capriccioso for Cello and Orchestra in B minor, Op. 62 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Maurice Gendron (Cello)
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Russia 
4.
Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Nina Kotova (Cello)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1912 - 1915). 
5.
Suite for Cello solo no 6 in D major, BWV 1012: 6th movement, Gigue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pierre Fournier (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
6.
Sonata for Cello and Piano no 5 in D major, Op. 102 no 2: Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Pablo Casals (Cello), Mieczyslaw Horszowski (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1815; Vienna, Austria 
7.
Concerto for Cello no 2 in D major, Op. 101/H 7b no 2: 3rd movement, Allegro by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Christine Walevska (Cello)
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1783; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
8.
Sonata for Cello and Basso Continuo in B flat major, Op 14. no 4/RV 45: Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Heinrich Schiff (Cello), Jaap ter Linden (Cello), Ton Koopman (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1740; Venice, Italy 
9.
Goyescas: Intermezzo by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Lynn Harrell (Cello), Bruno Canino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914-1916; Spain 
10.
From the Bohemian forest, Op. 68/B 133: no 5, Silent Woods by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Mischa Maisky (Cello)
Conductor:  Semyon Bychkov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre de Paris
Period: Romantic 
Written: Bohemia 
Notes: Composition written: Bohemia (?1883 - 1884).
Composition revised: Bohemia (1893). 
11.
Introduction and Polonaise for Cello and Piano in C major, Op. 3 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Peter Gallion (Piano), Maurice Gendron (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
12.
Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
Conductor:  Nicholas Cleobury
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
13.
Concerto for Cello no 1 in D major, Op. 8: 2nd movement, Andante - Scherzo by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Lynn Harrell (Cello)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Ireland 
14.
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Pavel Gililov (Piano), Mischa Maisky (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
15.
Adagio and Allegro for Horn/Cello and Piano in A flat major, Op. 70 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Heinrich Schiff (Cello), Gerhard Oppitz (Piano)
16.
Quartet for Strings no 2 in D major: 3rd movement, Andante "Nocturne" by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
Conductor:  James Judd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Russia 
17.
Sonata for Arpeggione in A minor, D 821: 1st movement, Allegro moderato by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Benjamin Britten (Piano), Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Vienna, Austria 
18.
Kol Nidrei for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 47 by Max Bruch
Performer:  Lynn Harrell (Cello)
Conductor:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Liverpool, England 
19.
Scherzo-Tarantelle in G minor, Op. 16 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Heinrich Schiff (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856 
20.
Pieces (12) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 85: no 12, Abendlied by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Tibor de Machula (Cello)
Conductor:  Willem van Otterloo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hague Residentie Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
21.
Pieces (2) for Piano, Op. 45: no 2, Guitarre by Moritz Moszkowski
Performer:  Peter Gallion (Piano), Maurice Gendron (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
22.
Elégie for Cello and Piano, Op. 24 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Lynn Harrell (Cello)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
23.
Danny Boy "Londonderry Air" by Traditional
Performer:  Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
Conductor:  Nicholas Cleobury
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Written: Ireland 
24.
El amor brujo: Danza rituel del fuego "Ritual Fire Dance" by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Nina Kotova (Cello)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
25.
Elite Syncopations by Scott Joplin
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Heinrich Schiff (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902; USA 
26.
Après un rêve, Op. 7 no 1 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Bruno Canino (Piano), Lynn Harrell (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
27.
Quatuor pour la fin du temps: 5th movement, Louange à l'Eternité de Jésus by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Maurice Gendron (Cello), Jean Françaix (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; Silesia, Poland 

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