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The Violin - Super Hits


Release Date: 05/04/2004 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 92389   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachAntonio VivaldiWolfgang Amadeus MozartLudwig van Beethoven,   ... 
Performer:  Hilary HahnGiuliano CarmignolaAndrea MarconIsaac Stern,   ... 
Conductor:  Andrea MarconPinchas ZukermanGeorge SzellDavid Zinman,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Baroque OrchestraSt. Paul Chamber OrchestraColumbia Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
2.
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Andrea Marcon (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Andrea Marcon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Baroque Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
3.
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 3rd movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Pinchas Zukerman (Violin)
Conductor:  Pinchas Zukerman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
4.
Concerto for Violin no 5 in A major, K 219 "Turkish": 3rd movement, Rondeau by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
5.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61: 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Serenade no 7 in D major, K 250 (248b) "Haffner": 4th movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Lin Cho-Liang (Violin), Sandra Rivers (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1776; Salzburg, Austria 
7.
Hungarian Dances (10) for Piano solo: no 5 in F sharp minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Milton Katims
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1872; Austria 
8.
Transcription of Kreisler's "Liebesfreud" for piano by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  János Rolla
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Franz Liszt Academy Chamber Orchestra
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1921; Austria 
9.
Liebesleid by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  János Rolla
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Franz Liszt Academy Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
10.
On the Town: New York, New York by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
11.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35: 3rd movement, Allegro vivacissimo by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Pinchas Zukerman (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
12.
Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64: 3rd movement, Allegretto non troppo-Allegro molto vivace by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  Roger Norrington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Salzburg
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
13.
On the Town: Lonely town by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 

Sound Samples

I. Preludio from Partita No. 3 in E Major, BWV 1006
I. Allegro from Concerto in E Major for Violin, Strings and Basso Continuo, RV 269 "Spring" from the Four Seasons
I. Vivace from Concerto in D minor for Two Violins and Strings, BWV 1043
III. Rondeau. Tempo di Menuetto from Concerto No. 5 in A Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 219
III. Rondo. Allegro from Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 61
III. Allegretto non troppo - Allegro molto vivace from Concerto In E minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 64
Rondo from Haffner Serenade, K. 250
Liebesfreud
Liebesleid
Hungarian Dance No. 5
Lonely Town from On the Town
New York, New York from On the Town
III. Finale. Allegro vivacissimo from Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 35

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