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Release Date: 02/10/2004 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 000192002   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Fritz KreislerSergei RachmaninovAntonio BazziniJohannes Brahms,   ... 
Performer:  Phillip MollKyung-Wha ChungPaul CokerJoshua Bell,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Neville MarrinerAndrew LittonLakatos RóbertZubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsRoyal Philharmonic OrchestraRoby Lakatos Ensemble,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

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Works on This Recording

1.
Liebesleid by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Phillip Moll (Piano), Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
2.
Transcription of Kreisler's "Liebesfreud" for piano by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Paul Coker (Piano), Joshua Bell (Violin)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1921; Austria 
3.
La ronde des lutins, Op. 25 by Antonio Bazzini
Performer:  Ernest Lush (Piano), Ruggiero Ricci (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1847; Italy 
4.
Hungarian Dances (10) for Piano solo: no 1 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Joshua Bell (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1872; Austria 
5.
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
6.
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 3rd movement, Gavotte en rondeau by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
7.
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Alan Loveday (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
8.
Thaďs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  Andrew Litton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
9.
Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 24 in A minor by Niccolň Paganini
Performer:  Salvatore Accardo (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
10.
Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187: no 7 in G flat major by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  István Hajdu (Piano), Arthur Grumiaux (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Bohemia 
11.
Danzas (12) espańolas for Piano, Op. 37: no 5, Andaluza by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Arthur Grumiaux (Violin), István Hajdu (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892-1900; Spain 
12.
The Third Man: Main title by Anton Karas
Conductor:  Lakatos Róbert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Roby Lakatos Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949 
13.
Csárdás by Vittorio Monti
Conductor:  Lakatos Róbert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Roby Lakatos Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
14.
Schindler's List: Main Theme by John T. Williams
Conductor:  Lakatos Róbert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Roby Lakatos Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993; USA 
15.
Fiddler on the roof: To life by Jerry Bock
Conductor:  Lakatos Róbert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Roby Lakatos Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; USA 
16.
Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Henryk Szeryng (Violin), Charles Reiner (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
17.
Salut d'amour, Op. 12 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin), Phillip Moll (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888/1889; England 
18.
Symphonie espagnole, Op. 21: 5th movement, Rondo - Allegro by Edouard Lalo
Performer:  Shlomo Mintz (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; France 

Sound Samples

Symphonie espagnole in D minor, Op.21: 5. Rondo (Allegro)
Liebesleid
Liebesfreud
La Ronde des Lutins - scherzo fantastique, Op.25
Hungarian Dance No.1 in G minor - Transcr. Joseph Joachim
Salut d'amour, Op.12
Partita For Violin Solo No.3 In E, BWV 1006: 1. Preludio
Concerto for Violin and Strings in E, Op.8, No.1, R.269 "La Primavera": 1. Allegro
Partita for Violin Solo No.3 in E, BWV 1006: 3. Gavotte en Rondeau
Méditation de Thaďs
24 Caprices For Violin, Op.1: No. 24 In A Minor
Humoresque in G flat
The Tale of Tsar Saltan - arranged for Violin and Piano by J. Heifetz (1901-1987): The Flight of the Bumble-Bee
Spanish Dance Op.37, No.5 - "Andaluza"
Czardas

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