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Violin Virtuoso Masterpieces / Mischa Elman, Joseph Seiger


Release Date: 11/11/2003 
Label:  Artemis Records Catalog #: 1199   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Jules MassenetAnton ArenskyRobert SchumannCésar Cui,   ... 
Performer:  Mischa ElmanJoe Seiger
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes transcription(s) for vln and pno by Fritz Kreisler. Soloists: Mischa Elman, Joe Seiger.
Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloists: Mischa Elman, Joe Seiger.
Includes transcription(s) for vln and pno by Fritz Kreisler. Soloists: Mischa Elman, Joe Seiger.
Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloists: Mischa Elman, Joe Seiger. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Mischa Elman (Violin), Joe Seiger (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Manhattan Towers, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
2. Serenade for Violin and Piano, Op. 30 no 2 by Anton Arensky
Performer:  Joe Seiger (Piano), Mischa Elman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Manhattan Towers, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
3. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Joe Seiger (Piano), Mischa Elman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Manhattan Towers, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Ferdinand Hullweck. 
4. Kaleydoskop, Op 50: no 9, Orientale by César Cui
Performer:  Mischa Elman (Violin), Joe Seiger (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Manhattan Towers, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
5. Valse bluette by Riccardo Drigo
Performer:  Joe Seiger (Piano), Mischa Elman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Manhattan Towers, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Leopold Auer. 
6. Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Joe Seiger (Piano), Mischa Elman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Manhattan Towers, New York City 
Length: 9 Minutes 45 Secs. 
7. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Joe Seiger (Piano), Mischa Elman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Manhattan Towers, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: August Wilhelmj. 
8. Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187: no 7 in G flat major by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Joe Seiger (Piano), Mischa Elman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Manhattan Towers, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: August Wilhelmj. 
9. Gavotte for Flute and String Quartet in D major by François Joseph Gossec
Performer:  Joe Seiger (Piano), Mischa Elman (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Manhattan Towers, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Mischa Elman. 
10. Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 2 in E flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Joe Seiger (Piano), Mischa Elman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Manhattan Towers, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Pablo de Sarasate. 
11. Waldszenen, Op. 82: no 7, Vogel als Prophet by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Mischa Elman (Violin), Joe Seiger (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1849; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Manhattan Towers, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Leopold Auer. 
12. Minuets (6) for Piano, WoO 10: no 2 in G major by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Joe Seiger (Piano), Mischa Elman (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1795; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Manhattan Towers, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Willy Burmester. 
13. Berceuse for Violin and Piano in D major, Op. 16 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Joe Seiger (Piano), Mischa Elman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1879; France 
Date of Recording: 10/1966 
Venue:  Vanguard 23rd Street Studio, NYC 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
14. Pieces (2) for Violin and Piano, T 128 "From my homeland": no 2 in G minor by Bedrich Smetana
Performer:  Joe Seiger (Piano), Mischa Elman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 10/1966 
Venue:  Vanguard 23rd Street Studio, NYC 
Length: 6 Minutes 16 Secs. 
15. La plus que lente by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Mischa Elman (Violin), Joe Seiger (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; France 
Date of Recording: 10/1966 
Venue:  Vanguard 23rd Street Studio, NYC 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Léon Roques. 
16. Paride ed Elena: O del mio dolce ardor by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Mischa Elman (Violin), Joe Seiger (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1770; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1966 
Venue:  Vanguard 23rd Street Studio, NYC 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: This arrangement is titled "Adagio."
Arranger: Franz Ries. 
17. From San Domingo by Arthur Benjamin
Performer:  Mischa Elman (Violin), Joe Seiger (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; England 
Date of Recording: 10/1966 
Venue:  Vanguard 23rd Street Studio, NYC 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
18. Jaunita by William Kroll
Performer:  Mischa Elman (Violin), Joe Seiger (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1966 
Venue:  Vanguard 23rd Street Studio, NYC 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 

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