Holiday Shop


WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

The Very Best Of Jascha Heifetz

Heifetz,Jascha
Release Date: 02/05/2013 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 164862   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Henri VieuxtempsCamille Saint-SaënsJean SibeliusCésar Franck,   ... 
Performer:  Jascha HeifetzArtur RubinsteinArok SandorEmanuel Bay
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm SargentSir John BarbirolliSir Thomas Beecham
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 32 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin no 5 in A minor, Op. 37 "Grétry" by Henri Vieuxtemps
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Belgium 
Date of Recording: 11/08/1947 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 14 Minutes 6 Secs. 
2.
Introduction and Rondo capriccioso for Violin and Orchestra in A minor, Op. 28 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Date of Recording: 03/18/1935 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 8 Minutes 53 Secs. 
3.
Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 47 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Finland 
Date of Recording: 11/26/1935 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 27 Minutes 33 Secs. 
4.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, M 8 by César Franck
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Date of Recording: 04/03/1937 
Venue:  No. 3 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 24 Minutes 34 Secs. 
5.
Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 13 in B flat major by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Arok Sandor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/28/1934 
Venue:  No. 3 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
6.
Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 24 in A minor by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Arok Sandor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1934 
Venue:  No. 3 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 32 Secs. 
7.
La capricieuse, Op. 17 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Arok Sandor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; England 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1934 
Venue:  No. 3 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
8.
King Roger, Op. 46: Roxana's Song by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918-1924; Poland 
Date of Recording: 12/04/1935 
Venue:  No. 3 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
9.
Hora staccato, for violin & piano (or orchestra) by Grigoras Dinicu
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1906; Romania 
Date of Recording: 04/09/1937 
Venue:  No. 3 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
10.
Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878 
Date of Recording: 04/09/1937 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 8 Minutes 41 Secs. 
11.
Concerto for Violin no 4 in D major, K 218 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775 
Date of Recording: 02/10/1947 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 21 Minutes 26 Secs. 
12.
Sonata for Violin solo no 1 in G minor, BWV 1001 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/11/1935 
Venue:  No. 3 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 17 Minutes 8 Secs. 
13.
Suite española, Op. 47: no 3, Sevilla by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Arok Sandor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Madrid, Spain 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1934 
Venue:  No. 3 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 4 in D K218: I. Allegro
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 4 in D K218: II. Andante cantabile
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 4 in D K218: III. Rondeau (Andante grazioso - Allegro ma non troppo)
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 5 in A minor Op. 37: Allegro non troppo
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 5 in A minor Op. 37: Cadenza
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 5 in A minor Op. 37: Adagio
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 5 in A minor Op. 37: Allegro con fuoco
Introduction and Rondo capriccioso in A minor Op. 28
Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 47: I. Allegro moderato
Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 47: II. Adagio di molto
Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 47: III. Allegro ma non tanto
Sonata No.1 in G minor BWV1001: I. Adagio
Sonata No.1 in G minor BWV1001: II. Fuga (Allegro)
Sonata No.1 in G minor BWV1001: III. Siciliano
Sonata No.1 in G minor BWV1001: IV. Presto
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major: I. Allegretto ben moderato
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major: II. Allegro
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major: III. Recitativo - Fantasia (Ben moderato - Molto lento)
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major: IV. Allegretto poco mosso
24 Caprices Op.1 (1993 Remastered Version): No.13 in B flat major (Allegro) (arr. Kreisler): 24 Caprices Op.1 (1993 Digital Remaster): No.13 in B flat major (Allegro) (arr. Kreisler)
24 Caprices Op.1 (1993 Remastered Version): No. 24 in A minor (Tema [Quasi Presto] con Variazioni I-X1) (arr. Auer): 24 Caprices Op.1 (1993 Digital Remaster): No. 24 in A minor (Tema [Quasi Presto] con Variazioni I-X1) (arr. Auer)
Suite Espanola Op.47 - No.3, Sevilla (arr. Heifetz) (1993 Remastered Version): Suite Espanola Op.47 - No.3, Sevilla (arr. Heifetz)
La Capricieuse Op. 17 (1993 Remastered Version): La Capricieuse Op. 17
King Roger Op. 46 (1993 Remastered Version): Roxana's Song (arr Paul Kochanski): King Roger Op. 46 (1993 Digital Remaster): Roxana's Song (arr Paul Kochanski)
Hora Staccato (arr. Heifetz): Dinicu: Hora Staccato (arr. Heifetz)
Zigeunerweisen Op. 20 (1992 Remastered Version): Zigeunerweisen Op. 20

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN TO ARKIVMUSIC STREAMING.
TRY IT NOW FOR FREE!
Sign up now for two weeks of free access to the world's best classical music collection. Keep listening for only $19.95/month - thousands of classical albums for the price of one! Learn more about ArkivMusic Streaming
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In