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Weber: Complete Works For Clarinet / Hilton, Et Al


Release Date: 02/13/2007 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 24136   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Carl Maria von WeberCarl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Janet HiltonPeter CropperBernard Gregor-SmithRoger Bigley,   ... 
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony OrchestraLindsay String Quartet
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concertino for Clarinet in E flat major, J 109/Op. 26 by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Janet Hilton (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1811; Munich, Germany 
Venue:  Town Hall, Birmingham, England 
Length: 9 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Town Hall, Birmingham, England (01/02/1982 - 01/03/1982) 
2. Concerto for Clarinet no 1 in F minor, J 114/Op. 73 by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Janet Hilton (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1811; Munich, Germany 
Venue:  Town Hall, Birmingham, England 
Length: 20 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Town Hall, Birmingham, England (01/02/1982 - 01/03/1982) 
3. Concerto for Clarinet no 2 in E flat major, J 118/Op. 74 by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Janet Hilton (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1811; Munich, Germany 
Venue:  Town Hall, Birmingham, England 
Length: 21 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Town Hall, Birmingham, England (01/02/1982 - 01/03/1982) 
4. Quintet for Clarinet and Strings in B flat major, J 182/Op. 34 by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Peter Cropper (Violin), Bernard Gregor-Smith (Cello), Roger Bigley (Viola),
Janet Hilton (Clarinet), Ronald Birks (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lindsay String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1815; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1984 
Venue:  St. Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
Length: 28 Minutes 21 Secs. 
5. Grand Duo concertante for Clarinet and Piano in E flat major, J 204/Op. 48 by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Keith Swallow (Piano), Janet Hilton (Clarinet)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1815-1816; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1984 
Venue:  St. Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
Length: 21 Minutes 1 Secs. 
6. Variations (7) for Clarinet and Piano from "Silvana," J 128/Op 33 by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Keith Swallow (Piano), Janet Hilton (Clarinet)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1811; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1984 
Venue:  St. Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
Length: 15 Minutes 22 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Clarinet Concertino in C minor / E flat major, Op. 26, J. 109
Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in F minor, Op. 73, J. 114: I. Allegro
Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in F minor, Op. 73, J. 114: II. Adagio ma non troppo
Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in F minor, Op. 73, J. 114: III. Rondo: Allegro
Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E flat major, Op. 74, J. 155: I. Allegro
Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E flat major, Op. 74, J. 155: II. Romanza: Andante con moto - Recitativo - Tempo I
Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E flat major, Op. 74, J. 155: III. Alla polacca
Clarinet Quintet in B flat major, Op. 34, J. 182: I. Allegro
Clarinet Quintet in B flat major, Op. 34, J. 182: II. Fantasia: Adagio ma non troppo
Clarinet Quintet in B flat major, Op. 34, J. 182: III. Menuetto: Capriccio presto - Trio
Clarinet Quintet in B flat major, Op. 34, J. 182: IV. Rondo: Allegro giocoso
Grand Duo Concertant in E flat major, Op. 48, J. 204: I. Allegro con fuoco
Grand Duo Concertant in E flat major, Op. 48, J. 204: II. Andante con moto
Grand Duo Concertant in E flat major, Op. 48, J. 204: III. Rondo: Allegro
Variations on a theme from Silvana, Op. 33, J. 128

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