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Creating Timeless Classics

Schumann / Bach / Orchestere De La Suisse Romande
Release Date: 02/25/2014 
Label:  Pentatone   Catalog #: 5186531   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Robert SchumannPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyJohann Sebastian BachArcangelo Corelli,   ... 
Performer:  Martin HelmchenVesko EschkenazyAlexei OgrintchoukJulia Fischer,   ... 
Conductor:  Mikhail PletnevLawrence FosterSir Neville MarrinerVladimir Jurowski,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mixed 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This timeless collection is pretty much every piece you would expect to be included, and then some. A good variety of music to please every palate.

PENTATONE has some of the finest interpreters in its catalogue to draw from and over 150 surround-sound albums each and every one a top-quality DSD recording.

This compilation can be enjoyed by both the curious beginner and classical aficionado.
This timeless collection is pretty much every piece you would expect to be included, and then some. A good variety of music to please every palate.

PENTATONE has some of the finest interpreters in its catalogue to draw from and over 150 surround-sound albums each and every one a top-quality DSD recording.

This compilation can be enjoyed by both the curious beginner and classical aficionado.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Waldszenen, Op. 82: no 1, Eintritt by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Martin Helmchen (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1849; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
2.
Waldszenen No. 2 ("Jäger auf der Lauer"), for piano, Op. 82/2 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Martin Helmchen (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1849 
Length: 1 Minutes 32 Secs. 
3.
Waldszenen, Op. 82: no 3, Einsame Blumen by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Martin Helmchen (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1849; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
4.
Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36: Scherzo - Pizzicato ostinato: Allegro by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Mikhail Pletnev
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
Length: 5 Minutes 21 Secs. 
5.
Concerto in C minor, for oboe, violin, strings and continuo, BWV 1060: Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Vesko Eschkenazy (Violin), Alexei Ogrintchouk (Oboe)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1921 
Length: 5 Minutes 45 Secs. 
6.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 4 in D major - Allegro by Arcangelo Corelli
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1712; Rome, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
7.
Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 49: Scherzo - Leggiero e vivace by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Julia Fischer (Violin), Jonathan Gilad (Piano), Daniel Müller-Schott (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 07/18/1839; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
8.
Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 17 "Little Russian": Andantino marziale, Quasi moderato by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Mikhail Pletnev
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; Russia 
Length: 6 Minutes 22 Secs. 
9.
Sonata for Piano no 21 in C major, Op. 53 "Waldstein": 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Mari Kodama (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803-1804; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 30 Secs. 
10.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35: Allegro assai vivace by Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Performer:  Arabella Steinbacher (Violin)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Period: Modern 
Written: 1945 
Length: 7 Minutes 41 Secs. 
11.
Clarinet Concerto, for clarinet and chamber orchestra, Op. 329a: Round Dance - Vivace (Intenso, molt by Howard Blake
Performer:  Andrew Marriner (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: Modern 
Length: 6 Minutes 16 Secs. 
12.
Piano Quintet in A, Op. posth. 114, D. 667 "Forellenquintett (Trout Quintet)": Andante by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Marie-Elsabeth Hecker (Cello), Martin Helmchen (Piano), Alois Posch (Double Bass),
Antoine Tamesit (Viola), Christian Tetzlaff (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1819 
Length: 6 Minutes 54 Secs. 
13.
Symphony No. 1 in F minor, Op. 10: Allegro by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Vladimir Jurowski
Period: Modern 
Written: 1923-1925 
Length: 5 Minutes 14 Secs. 
14.
Symphony No. 2 in A minor, Op. 55: Adagio by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Marek Janowski
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
15.
Prelude for piano No.1 in C sharp minor ("The Bells of Moscow"), Op. 3/2 by Sergey Rachmaninov
Performer:  Nareh Arghamanyan (Piano)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 

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