25 Romantic Favorites

Release Date: 1/30/1996
Label: Vox
Catalog Number: 8806
Number of Discs: 1

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Works on This Recording
1. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 1st movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Philip Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Vienna, Austria
2. Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 4, Trépak by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Jonel Perlea
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; Russia
3. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Alexander Pervomaisky (Violin)
Conductor: Alberto Lizzio
Orchestra/Ensemble: Baroque Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1725 ; Venice, Italy
4. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 5 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor: Alfred Scholz
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868 ; Austria
5. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 5 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor: Alfred Scholz
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868 ; Austria
6. Symphony no 50 in D major, K 161/163 (141a): 3rd movement, Presto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Günter Kehr
Orchestra/Ensemble: Mainz Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1773-1774 ; Salzburg, Austria
7. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Guiomar Novaës (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1846-1847 ; Paris, France
8. Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor: Alfred Scholz
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1858 ; Vienna, Austria
9. Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048: 3rd movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor: Karel Brazda
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Slavonica
Period: Baroque
Written: 1711-1713 ; ?Weimar, Germany
10. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 13, Act 2 - Danses des cygnes by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1875-1876 ; Russia
11. Carmen: Suite no 2 - Habañera by Georges Bizet
Conductor: Alfred Scholz
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
12. Messiah, HWV 56: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor: Valentin Radu
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ama Deus Ensemble
Period: Baroque
Written: 1742 ; London, England
13. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Robert Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philomusica Winds
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
14. Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 12 no 1/RV 317: Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Zina Schiff (Violin)
Conductor: Dalia Atlas
Orchestra/Ensemble: Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque
Written: 1729 ; Venice, Italy
15. Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 1, Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor: Dieter Kober
Orchestra/Ensemble: Chicago Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1715-1717 ; London, England
16. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 18, Act 2 - Panorama by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Lawrence Siegel
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888-1889 ; Russia
17. Symphony no 26 in E flat major, K 184 (161a): 3rd movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Günter Kehr
Orchestra/Ensemble: Mainz Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1773 ; Salzburg, Austria
18. Waltzes (2) for Piano, Op. 69: no 2 in B minor, B 35 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Ingrid Haebler (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1829 ; Poland
19. Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 1st movement, Allegro moderato by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Suzanne Lautenbacher (Violin)
Conductor: Günter Kehr
Orchestra/Ensemble: Mainz Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque
Written: 1717-1723 ; Cöthen, Germany
20. Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349: no 4, Lentemente by George Frideric Handel
Conductor: Dieter Kober
Orchestra/Ensemble: Chicago Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1715-1717 ; London, England
21. Brandenburg Concerto no 4 in G major, BWV 1049: 2nd movement, Andante by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor: Karel Brazda
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Slavonica
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1720 ; ?Cöthen, Germany
22. Pièce en forme de Habañera by Maurice Ravel
Performer: Frank Morelli (Bassoon), Susan Jolles (Harp ), Humbert Lucarelli (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1907 ; France
23. Concerto for Horn no 3 in E flat major, K 447: 2nd movement, Romance - Larghetto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Ernst Mühlbacher (French Horn)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1784-1787 ; Vienna, Austria
24. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer: Dubravka Tomsic (Piano)
Conductor: Anton Nanut
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ljubljana Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1934 ; USA
25. Unter Donner und Blitz, Op. 324 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor: Carl Michalski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868 ; Vienna, Austria
26. Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Performer: Jack Wellbaum (Piccolo)
Conductor: Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble: Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1897 ; USA
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