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In The Nursery - Music For My Baby 2


Release Date: 07/13/2004 
Label:  Virgin Classics   Catalog #: 61825   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Franz SchubertAntonín DvorákGabriel FauréJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Nancy ArgentaMikhail PletnevJonathan SnowdenSkaila Kanga,   ... 
Conductor:  Libor PesekDavid HillMonica HuggettHarry Christophers,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Nash EnsembleCzech Philharmonic OrchestraBournemouth Sinfonietta,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Octet for 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets, 2 Horns and 2 Bassoons in F major, D 72 no 4: Finale by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Nash Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1813; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Czech Suite in D major, Op. 39/B 93: 4th movement, Romanza by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; Bohemia 
3.
Requiem, Op. 48: In paradisum by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Sinfonietta,  Winchester Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887-1890; France 
Notes: Composition written: France (1877 - 1890). 
4.
Musikalisches Opfer, BWV 1079: no 5, Ricercar a 6 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Sonnerie
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; Leipzig, Germany 
5.
Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten, BWV 202 "Wedding Cantata": Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nancy Argenta (Soprano)
Conductor:  Monica Huggett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Sonnerie
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1718-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
6.
Sonata for Harpsichord in F minor, K 386/L 171 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
7.
Motets (4) pour le temps de Noël: no 3, Videntes stellam by Francis Poulenc
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; France 
8.
Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Jonathan Snowden (Flute), Skaila Kanga (Harp)
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
9.
Die Zauberflöte, K 620: O Isis und Osiris (Chorus) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Caroline Trevor (), Tessa Bonner (), Evelyn Tubb ()
Conductor:  Roger Norrington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Heinrich Schütz Choir,  London Classical Players
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
10.
Pavane, Op. 50 by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
11.
Quartet for Strings no 1 in D major, Op. 11: 2nd movement, Andante cantabile by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Steven Isserlis (Cello)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1871).
Composition revised: Russia (1888). 
12.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jean-Bernard Pommier (Piano)
Conductor:  Jean-Bernard Pommier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sinfonia Varsovia
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 47 Secs. 
13.
Dos estrellas le siguen by Manuel Machado
Performer:  Nancy Hadden (Flute), Gérard Lesne (Countertenor)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century; Portugal 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "La folia." 
14.
La folia by Anonymous
Performer:  Gérard Lesne (Countertenor), Nancy Hadden (Flute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Portugal 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Dos estrellas le siguen." 
15.
Suite for Cello solo no 3, Op. 87: Moto perpetuo by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Steven Isserlis (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972; England 
16.
Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Seid uns zum zweitenmal willkommen by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Tessa Bonner (), Caroline Trevor (), Evelyn Tubb ()
Conductor:  Roger Norrington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Heinrich Schütz Choir,  London Classical Players
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major K467: II. Andante
Octet in F major D803: IV. Andante
Czech Suite B 93 (Op. 39): IV. Andante con moto
Requiem Op. 48: VII. In Paradisum
The Musical Offering, BWV 1079: Ricercar a 6
Cantata No. 202, 'Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten' BWV202(Wedding Cantata): Aria: Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten
Sonata in F minor Kk 386
Quatre Motets pour le temps de Noël: Videntes stellam
La Folia
Fantasia on 'Greensleeves'
Third Suite for Cello Op. 87: Moto perpetuo: Presto
Die Zauberflöte, ZWEITER AUFZUG, Nr.16 Terzetto & Dialog: Terzetto: Seid uns zum zweiten Mal willkommen ... (Drei Knaben)
Die Zauberflöte, ZWEITER AUFZUG, No.18 Coro & Dialog: Coro: O Isis und Osiris ... (Priester)
Pavane Op. 50
Andante cantabile for cello and strings Op. 11

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