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Release Date: 01/30/1996 
Label:  Vox Cameo Classics Catalog #: 8806   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyAntonio VivaldiJohannes Brahms,   ... 
Performer:  Alexander PervomaiskyGuiomar NovaësZina SchiffIngrid Haebler,   ... 
Conductor:  Philip GibsonJonel PerleaAlberto LizzioAlfred Scholz,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraBamberg Symphony OrchestraBaroque Festival Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 1st movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Philip Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
2. Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 4, Trépak by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Jonel Perlea
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Length: 1 Minutes 6 Secs. 
3. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Alexander Pervomaisky (Violin)
Conductor:  Alberto Lizzio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baroque Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
4. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 5 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Alfred Scholz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
5. Symphony no 50 in D major, K 161/163 (141a): 3rd movement, Presto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Günter Kehr
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mainz Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1773-1774; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
6. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Guiomar Novaës (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 28 Secs. 
7. Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Alfred Scholz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
8. Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048: 3rd movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Karel Brazda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Slavonica
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
9. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 13, Act 2 - Danses des cygnes by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Edouard Van Remoortel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
10. Carmen: Suite no 2 - Habañera by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Alfred Scholz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
11. Messiah, HWV 56: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Valentin Radu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ama Deus Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
12. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Robert Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philomusica Winds
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
13. Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 12 no 1/RV 317: Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Zina Schiff (Violin)
Conductor:  Dalia Atlas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1729; Venice, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
14. Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 1, Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Dieter Kober
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
15. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 18, Act 2 - Panorama by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Lawrence Siegel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
16. Symphony no 26 in E flat major, K 184 (161a): 3rd movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Günter Kehr
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mainz Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1773; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
17. Waltzes (2) for Piano, Op. 69: no 2 in B minor, B 35 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ingrid Haebler (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Poland 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
18. Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 1st movement, Allegro moderato by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Suzanne Lautenbacher (Violin)
Conductor:  Günter Kehr
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mainz Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
19. Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349: no 4, Lentemente by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Dieter Kober
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 11 Secs. 
20. Brandenburg Concerto no 4 in G major, BWV 1049: 2nd movement, Andante by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Karel Brazda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Slavonica
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
21. Pièce en forme de Habañera by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Frank Morelli (Bassoon), Susan Jolles (Harp), Humbert Lucarelli (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
22. Concerto for Horn no 3 in E flat major, K 447: 2nd movement, Romance - Larghetto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Ernst Mühlbacher (French Horn)
Conductor:  Franz Bauer-Theussl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1784-1787; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
23. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Dubravka Tomsic (Piano)
Conductor:  Anton Nanut
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ljubljana Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
24. Unter Donner und Blitz, Op. 324 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Carl Michalski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
25. Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Performer:  Jack Wellbaum (Piccolo)
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 

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