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Heifetz,Jascha
Release Date: 10/28/2008 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 17312  
Composer:  Jean SibeliusPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyAlexander GlazunovWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Performer:  Jascha HeifetzArpád SándorEmanuel BayBenno Moiseiwitsch,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Thomas BeechamSir John BarbirolliSir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraRoyal Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 6 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 47 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Finland 
Date of Recording: 11/26/1935 
2.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 3/25/1937 
3.
Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 82 by Alexander Glazunov
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Russia 
Date of Recording: 3/28/1934 
4.
Concerto for Violin no 4 in D major, K 218 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775 
Date of Recording: 11/10/1947 
5.
Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Date of Recording: 6/10/1949 
6.
Concerto for Violin no 5 in A major, K 219 "Turkish" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: 1775 
Date of Recording: 2/23/1934 
7.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in D minor, Op. 22 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862; St. Petersburg, Russ 
Date of Recording: 3/18/1935 
8.
Concerto for Violin no 4 in D minor, Op. 31 by Henri Vieuxtemps
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850 
Date of Recording: 3/14/1935 
9.
Concerto for Violin no 5 in A minor, Op. 37 "Grétry" by Henri Vieuxtemps
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Belgium 
Date of Recording: 11/8/1947 
10.
Introduction and Rondo capriccioso for Violin and Orchestra in A minor, Op. 28 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Date of Recording: 3/18/1935 
11.
Havanaise for Violin and Orchestra in E major, Op. 83 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
Date of Recording: 4/9/1937 
12.
Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878 
Date of Recording: 4/9/1937 
13.
Sonata for Violin solo no 1 in G minor, BWV 1001 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/11/1935 
14.
Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1935 
15.
Sonata for Violin solo no 3 in C major, BWV 1005 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/6/1935 
16.
English Suite no 3 in G minor, BWV 808: no 4, Sarabande by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 2/1934 
17.
Largo for Harpsichord in C minor by Louis-Nicolas Clérambault
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 2/21/1934 
18.
La ronde des lutins, Op. 25 by Antonio Bazzini
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1847; Italy 
Date of Recording: 4/9/1937 
19.
Stimmungsbilder for Piano, Op. 9: no 2, An einsamer Quelle by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882-1884; Germany 
Date of Recording: 3/27/1934 
20.
Polonaise brillante for Violin and Piano no 1 in D major, Op. 4 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Russia 
Date of Recording: 3/15/1937 
21.
Meditation for Violin and Piano in D major, Op. 32 by Alexander Glazunov
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Russia 
Date of Recording: 3/27/1934 
22.
Scherzo-Tarantelle in G minor, Op. 16 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856 
Date of Recording: 2/23/1934 
23.
L'enfant prodigue: Prélude by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1884/1908; France 
Date of Recording: 2/21/1934 
24.
Suite española, Op. 47: no 3, Sevilla by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Madrid, Spain 
Date of Recording: 2/21/1934 
25.
La capricieuse, Op. 17 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; England 
Date of Recording: 2/21/1934 
26.
Pieces (2) for Piano, Op. 45: no 2, Guitarre by Moritz Moszkowski
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 3/28/1934 
27.
La vida breve: Spanish Dance no 1 by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904-1905; Spain 
Date of Recording: 12/11/1935 
28.
Ruralia hungarica (3) for Violin and Piano, Op. 32c: no 2, "Gypsy Andante" by Ernö von Dohnányi
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Arpád Sándor (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 3/27/1934 
29.
Much Ado about Nothing, Op. 11: Dogberry and Verges "March of the Sentinel" by Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918-1919; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 2/21/1934 
30.
Saudades do Brasil, Op. 67: no 9, Sumaré by Darius Milhaud
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920-1921; France 
Date of Recording: 2/21/1934 
31.
Alt-Wien, Op. 30: no 1, Valse by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; Florence, Italy 
Date of Recording: 2/19/1934 
32.
Mouvements perpétuels (3) by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; France 
Date of Recording: 4/9/1937 
33.
English Suite no 3 in G minor, BWV 808: Gavotte by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 2/1934 
34.
English Suite no 3 in G minor, BWV 808: Gavotte II by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 2/1934 
35.
King Roger, Op. 46: Roxana's Song by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918-1924; Poland 
Date of Recording: 12/4/1935 
36.
Hora staccato by Grigoras Dinicu
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906; Romania 
Date of Recording: 4/9/1937 
37.
Sonata for Violin and Basso Continuo in A major, Op. 2 no 2/RV 31 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1709; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 2/21/1934 
38.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 9 in A major, Op. 47 "Kreutzer" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Benno Moiseiwitsch (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802-1803; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 5/1951 
39.
Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 13 in B flat major by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Date of Recording: 3/28/1934 
Notes: Arranged: Fritz Kreisler 
40.
Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 20 in D major by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Date of Recording: 3/28/1934 
Notes: Arranged: Fritz Kreisler 
41.
Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 24 in A minor by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Arpád Sándor (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Date of Recording: 2/21/1934 
Notes: Arranged: Auer 
42.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, M 8 by César Franck
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Date of Recording: 4/3/1937 

Sound Samples

Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 47: I. Allegro moderato
Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 47: II. Adagio di molto
Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 47: III. Allegro ma non tanto
Violin Concerto in D major Op. 35 (2006 - Remaster): I. Allegro moderato: Violin Concerto in D major Op. 35 (2006 Remastered Version): I. Allegro moderato
Violin Concerto in D major Op. 35 (2006 - Remaster): II. Canzonetta (Andante): Violin Concerto in D major Op. 35 (2006 Remastered Version): II. Canzonetta (Andante)
Violin Concerto in D major Op. 35 (2006 - Remaster): III. Finale (Allegro vivacissimo): Violin Concerto in D major Op. 35 (2006 Remastered Version): III. Finale (Allegro vivacissimo)
Violin Concerto in A minor Op. 82 (2006 - Remaster): Moderato -: Violin Concerto in A minor Op. 82 (2006 Remastered Version): Moderato -
Violin Concerto in A minor Op. 82 (2006 - Remaster): Andante -: Violin Concerto in A minor Op. 82 (2006 Remastered Version): Andante -
Violin Concerto in A minor Op. 82 (2006 - Remaster): Cadenza -: Violin Concerto in A minor Op. 82 (2006 Remastered Version): Cadenza -
Violin Concerto in A minor Op. 82 (2006 - Remaster): Animando: Violin Concerto in A minor Op. 82 (2006 Remastered Version): Animando
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 4 in D K218: I. Allegro
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 4 in D K218: II. Andante cantabile
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 4 in D K218: III. Rondeau (Andante grazioso - Allegro ma non troppo)
Violin Concerto in E minor Op. 64 (2006 - Remaster): I. Allegro molto appassionato -: Violin Concerto in E minor Op. 64 (2006 Remastered Version): I. Allegro molto appassionato -
Violin Concerto in E minor Op. 64 (2006 - Remaster): II. Andante: Violin Concerto in E minor Op. 64 (2006 Remastered Version): II. Andante
Violin Concerto in E minor Op. 64 (2006 - Remaster): III. Allegretto non troppo - Allegro molto vivace: Violin Concerto in E minor Op. 64 (2006 Remastered Version): III. Allegretto non troppo - Allegro molto vivace
Violin Concerto No.5 in D Major K219 (2006 - Remaster): I Alegro aperto: Violin Concerto No.5 in D Major K219 (2006 Remastered Version): I Alegro aperto
Violin Concerto No.5 in D Major K219 (2006 - Remaster): II Adagio: Violin Concerto No.5 in D Major K219 (2006 Remastered Version): II Adagio
Violin Concerto No.5 in D Major K219 (2006 - Remaster): III Tempo di minuetto: Violin Concerto No.5 in D Major K219 (2006 Remastered Version): III Tempo di minuetto

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