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Baby Cello - Calming Music For Baby & You


Release Date: 01/18/2005 
Label:  Cala Records   Catalog #: 116  
Composer:  Camille Saint-SaënsFranz SchubertTraditionalLuiz Bonfá,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

In 2006 Baby Cello was honoured in the USA with a coveted "iParenting Media Award". iParenting Media is ISO certified—an internationally recognized standard of quality—and the company states: "The end result of our screening process is a list of award-winning products which families can feel confident in purchasing for their loved ones." One iParenting Media Awards reviewer commented: "The music is beautiful! The richness of the cellos is wonderfully soothing for my baby. We listened to it every night while nursing and falling asleep."

Baby Cello has received other plaudits: "The effortless sound of the cello orchestra evokes a sense of well-being in the listener and speaks directly to one's
Read more heart," writes Dr Sierra Stokes-Stearns, Music Therapist and Fellow of the Association of Music and Imagery. "The resonant, nurturing sound of twenty-four cellos supports baby in this recording's musical journey through the many moods of life," comments Chris Boyd Brewer, author of Rhythms of Learning. "I recommend Baby Cello for parents and babies alike. It has the ability to uplift as well as soothe," says James E. Fragetta, pediatrician, Baltimore
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Works on This Recording

1. Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
2. Ellens Gesang I, D 837/Op. 52 no 1 by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
3. Greensleeves by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
4. Black Orpheus: Manha de Carnaval by Luiz Bonfá
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; Brazil 
5. La Paloma by Sebastián de Iradier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Spain-Basque region 
6. Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
7. Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 3, Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
8. El Condor Pasa by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
9. Jubilee: Begin the beguine by Cole Porter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
10. Bachianas brasileiras no 1 for 8 Cellos: Prelúdio "Modinha" by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; Brazil 
11. Adiós a Cuba by Ignacio Cervantes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Cuba 
12. Zigeunermelodien (7), Op. 55: no 4, Als die alte Mutter by Antonín Dvorák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Bohemia 
13. Kiddush by Kurt Weill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; New York, USA 
14. Satin Doll by Billy Strayhorn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; New York, USA 
15. The girl from Ipanema by Antonio Carlos Jobim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; Brazil 
16. Fantasia on "Coventry Carol / In dulci jubilo" by Daryl Runswick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Cello Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1996; England 

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