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Super Artists On Super Audio Vol 2


Release Date: 07/13/2004 
Label:  Channel Classics   Catalog #: 3404   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachDmitri ShostakovichFranz TunderFranz Joseph Haydn,   ... 
Performer:  Pieter WispelweyDejan LazicPeter HarveyJohannette Zomer,   ... 
Conductor:  Jos van VeldhovenCandida ThompsonPeter DijkstraIván Fischer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Chamber ChoirNetherlands Bach Society Baroque OrchestraAmsterdam Sinfonietta,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A new sampler means looking back to those recordings that have appeared since our last compilation. Every track represents a brief 'sample', not only of the technical side of the SACD, but also of the artists' musical interpretation. Many music lovers like these samplers because the tracks can be completely different from one another in instruments and styles. Always a surprise! Channel Classics continues to be fully committed to the Super Audio CD format. We believe that offering the highest quality of sound recordings to the public is a logical answer to the changing circumstances in the recording industry. For whatever medium the public uses in the future, at least the original recording will be of the highest quality in stereo and Read more multichannel. Also available: CSAEL2603 Vol.1, CCSSASEL3705 Vol.3, CCSSASEL4606 Vol.4 Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 1, Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Jos van Veldhoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Chamber Choir,  Netherlands Bach Society Baroque Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
2. Sonata for Cello and Piano in D minor, Op. 40: Excerpt(s) by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Pieter Wispelwey (Cello), Dejan Lazic (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934 
3. An Wasserflüssen Babylon by Franz Tunder
Performer:  Peter Harvey (Bass), Johannette Zomer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jos van Veldhoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Bach Society Baroque Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century; Germany 
4. Sonata for Keyboard no 62 in E flat major, H 16 no 52: 1st movement, Allegro by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Dejan Lazic (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1794; London, England 
5. Sextet for Strings in D major, Op. 70 "Souvenir de Florence": 2nd movement, Adagio cantabile by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Candida Thompson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Amsterdam Sinfonietta
6. Hijo de la luna by José Maria Cano
Conductor:  Peter Dijkstra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Gents
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Spain 
7. The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080: Contrapunctus 7, a 4, per augmentationem et diminutionem by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Century Saxophone Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1745-1750; Leipzig, Germany 
8. Péchés de vieillesse, Vol 12: no 14, Un rien - Allegretto vivace by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Paolo Giacometti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1868; Paris, France 
9. Or che la notte del silenzio amica by Luigi Rossi
Performer:  Fred Jacobs (Theorbo), Johannette Zomer (Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1640; Italy 
10. Fugue in G major, BWV 577 "Gigue" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Loeki Stardust Quartet Amsterdam
Period: Baroque 
11. Concerto for Bandoneon and Guitar: Milonga by Astor Piazzolla
Performer:  Daniel Storer (Double Bass), Alfredo Marcucci (Bandoneon)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Katona Twins,  Carducci String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
12. Symphony no 2 in E minor, Op. 27: 3rd movement, Adagio - Excerpt(s) by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Iván Fischer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Festival Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1907; Russia 

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