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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. 

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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. 

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