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Classical Kids - Vivaldi's Ring Of Mystery


Release Date: 09/24/1991 
Label:  Children's Group   Catalog #: 84238   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonio VivaldiAntonio Caldara
Performer:  Adele ArminJessica WaeseNicole LynMary Long,   ... 
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 47 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Label's Note (4/99) - "The award-winning Classical Kids series introduces children -- and adults -- to the joys of classical music. A dramatic story, a little bit of history and the world's best-loved classical music set the scene for these fun-filled musical adventures.
In this touching tale, a gifted young violinist is sent to study music at the Pietà orphanage in Venice with the great composer Antonio Vivaldi. It's Carnival time, magic is in the air and mystery unfolds as Katarina enlists Giovanni, the gondolier, to help in her search to discover her origins. In a climactic scene, a masked stranger reunites Katarina with her family and she must make an important choice between staying with her music at the Pietà and entering the
Read more world. More than 24 excerpts from Vivaldi's most popular and important works have been freshly recorded." Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Adele Armin (Violin), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals),
Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals),
Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: English 
2.
Concerto for Piccolo in C major, RV 443: 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Mary Long (Spoken Vocals),
Virginia Markson (Piccolo), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals),
Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: English 
3.
Sonata for Recorder and Basso Continuo in F major, RV 52: 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Larry Lewis (Guitar), Suzanne Shulman (Flute), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals),
Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals),
Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals), Adele Armin (Violin)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 3rd movement, Allegro." 
4.
Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 3 no 6/RV 356: Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals),
Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals),
Adele Armin (Violin)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711; Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: English 
5.
Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Mary Long (Spoken Vocals),
Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals),
Adele Armin (Violin)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: English 
6.
Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Adele Armin (Violin), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals),
Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals),
Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals), Larry Lewis (Guitar)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 5 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "La costanza in amor vince l'inganno: Alma del core." 
7.
Chamber Concerto in D major, RV 90 "Il gardellino": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  John Cowell (Trumpet), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals), Adele Armin (Violin),
Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals),
Virginia Markson (Piccolo), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Larry Lewis (Guitar),
Eric Robertson (Synthesizer), Stanley Rozensweig (Trumpet), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: Allegro", "Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 3rd movement, Allegro", "Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major, RV 537: 3rd movement, Allegro", "Concerto for Piccolo in C major, RV 443: 3rd movement, Allegro molto" and "Concerto for 2 Oboes and 2 Clarinets in C major, RV 559: 3rd movement." 
8.
Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major, RV 537: 3rd movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Virginia Markson (Piccolo),
Stanley Rozensweig (Trumpet), John Cowell (Trumpet), Adele Armin (Violin),
Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals),
Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Eric Robertson (Synthesizer), Larry Lewis (Guitar)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: Allegro", "Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 3rd movement, Allegro", "Chamber Concerto in D major, RV 90 "Il gardellino": 1st mvt, Allegro", "Concerto for Piccolo in C major, RV 443: 3rd movement, Allegro molto" and "Concerto for 2 Oboes and 2 Clarinets in C major, RV 559: 3rd movement." 
9.
Concerto for 2 Oboes and 2 Clarinets in C major, RV 559: 3rd movement by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Larry Lewis (Guitar), Eric Robertson (Synthesizer), Virginia Markson (Piccolo),
Stanley Rozensweig (Trumpet), John Cowell (Trumpet), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals),
Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals),
Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals), Adele Armin (Violin)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: Allegro", "Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 3rd movement, Allegro", "Chamber Concerto in D major, RV 90 "Il gardellino": 1st mvt, Allegro", "Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major, RV 537: 3rd movement, Allegro" and "Concerto for Piccolo in C major, RV 443: 3rd movement, Allegro molto." 
10.
Trio Sonata for 2 Violins and Basso Continuo in C major, RV 60: 2nd movement by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Elizabeth Forster (Voice), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals),
Bruce Ubukata (Harpsichord), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals), Mary Long (Spoken Vocals),
Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Katharine Pimenoff (Voice)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Il Farnace, RV 711: Io crudel?." 
11.
Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 3 no 6/RV 356: Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals),
Adele Armin (Violin), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals),
Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711; Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: English 
12.
Concerto for Flute in G minor, Op. 10 no 2/RV 439 "La notte" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals),
Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Suzanne Schulmann (Flute), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals),
Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1728; Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: English 
13.
Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 2nd movement, Adagio molto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Adele Armin (Violin), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals),
Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals),
Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 8 no 2/RV 315 "L'estate": Presto." 
14.
Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 8 no 2/RV 315 "L'estate": 3rd movement, Presto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals),
Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Adele Armin (Violin),
Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 2nd movement, Adagio molto." 
15.
Chamber Concerto in D major, RV 90 "Il gardellino": Excerpt(s) by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Bruce Ubukata (Harpsichord), Adele Armin (Violin), Katharine Pimenoff (Voice),
Elizabeth Forster (Voice), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals),
Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals),
Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 6 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Beatus vir in C major, RV 597", "La costanza in amor vince l'inganno: Alma del core" and "Sonata for Violin and Basso Continuo in F major, Op. 2 no 4/RV 20: 1st movement." 
16.
Beatus vir in C major, RV 597 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Bruce Ubukata (Harpsichord), Adele Armin (Violin), Katharine Pimenoff (Voice),
Elizabeth Forster (Voice), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals),
Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals),
Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 6 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Chamber Concerto in D major, RV 90 "Il gardellino": Excerpt(s)", "La costanza in amor vince l'inganno: Alma del core" and "Sonata for Violin and Basso Continuo in F major, Op. 2 no 4/RV 20: 1st movement." 
17.
Sonata for Violin and Basso Continuo in F major, Op. 2 no 4/RV 20: 1st movement by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Adele Armin (Violin), Bruce Ubukata (Harpsichord), Katharine Pimenoff (Voice),
Elizabeth Forster (Voice), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals),
Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals),
Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1709; Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 6 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Chamber Concerto in D major, RV 90 "Il gardellino": Excerpt(s)", "Beatus vir in C major, RV 597" and "La costanza in amor vince l'inganno: Alma del core." 
18.
Concerto for Piccolo in C major, RV 443: 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals),
Stanley Rozensweig (Trumpet), John Cowell (Trumpet), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals),
Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Larry Lewis (Guitar), Mary Long (Spoken Vocals),
Virginia Markson (Piccolo)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: Adagio" and "Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major, RV 537: 1st movement, Allegro." 
19.
Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: Adagio by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Stanley Rozensweig (Trumpet), John Cowell (Trumpet), Larry Lewis (Guitar),
Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Mary Long (Spoken Vocals),
Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals),
Virginia Markson (Piccolo)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Concerto for Piccolo in C major, RV 443: 1st movement, Allegro" and "Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major, RV 537: 1st movement, Allegro." 
20.
Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major, RV 537: 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  John Cowell (Trumpet), Larry Lewis (Guitar), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals),
Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Mary Long (Spoken Vocals),
Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Virginia Markson (Piccolo), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals),
Stanley Rozensweig (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Concerto for Piccolo in C major, RV 443: 1st movement, Allegro" and "Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: Adagio." 
21.
Concerto for Double Orchestra in A major, RV 585: 2nd movement by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals),
Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Adele Armin (Violin),
Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Larry Lewis (Guitar)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 5 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: Allegro." 
22.
La costanza in amor vince l'inganno: Alma del core by Antonio Caldara
Performer:  Bruce Ubukata (Harpsichord), Adele Armin (Violin), Elizabeth Forster (Voice),
Katharine Pimenoff (Voice), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals),
Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals),
Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1711; Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 6 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: Allegro." 
23.
Il Farnace, RV 711: Io crudel? by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Katharine Pimenoff (Voice), Elizabeth Forster (Voice), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals),
Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals),
Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Bruce Ubukata (Harpsichord), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Trio Sonata for 2 Violins and Basso Continuo in C major, RV 60: 2nd movement." 
24.
Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 3rd movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Virginia Markson (Piccolo), Stanley Rozensweig (Trumpet), John Cowell (Trumpet),
Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals),
Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals),
Adele Armin (Violin), Eric Robertson (Synthesizer), Larry Lewis (Guitar)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Sonata for Recorder and Basso Continuo in F major, RV 52: 1st movement, Allegro." 
25.
Concerto for Piccolo in C major, RV 443: 3rd movement, Allegro molto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Richard Binsley (Spoken Vocals), Barbara Budd (Spoken Vocals), Adele Armin (Violin),
Mary Long (Spoken Vocals), Nicole Lyn (Spoken Vocals), Larry Lewis (Guitar),
Eric Robertson (Synthesizer), Virginia Markson (Piccolo), Stanley Rozensweig (Trumpet),
John Cowell (Trumpet), Colm Feore (Spoken Vocals), Jessica Waese (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Walter Babiak
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Arts Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Manta Sound, Toronto 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: Allegro", "Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 3rd movement, Allegro", "Chamber Concerto in D major, RV 90 "Il gardellino": 1st mvt, Allegro", "Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major, RV 537: 3rd movement, Allegro" and "Concerto for 2 Oboes and 2 Clarinets in C major, RV 559: 3rd movement." 

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