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Expanded Edition - Romantic Favorites / Bernstein


Release Date: 07/27/2004 
Label:  Sony Classical Masterworks Catalog #: 92726   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Samuel BarberRalph Vaughan WilliamsPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyGustav Mahler,   ... 
Performer:  John Corigliano
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
2. Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910/1919; England 
3. Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
4. Quartet for Strings no 1 in D major, Op. 11: 2nd movement, Andante cantabile by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1871).
Composition revised: Russia (1888). 
5. Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor: 4th movement, Adagietto by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
6. Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  John Corigliano (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
7. Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48: 3rd movement, Elégie by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
8. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 2nd movement, Romanza by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Adagio for Strings
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis for Double String Orchestra
Fantasia on Greensleeves
Andante cantabile from String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Op. 11
Adagietto from Symphony No. 5 in C-sharp minor
Romance. Andante From Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525
Largo from Winter (The Four Seasons)
Élégie from Serenade in C Major for String Orchestra, Op. 48

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