50 Best Violin

Release Date: 7/31/2020
Catalog Number: 548160
Orchestra/Ensemble: Europa Galante
Number of Discs: 3

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Works on This Recording
1. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer: Itamar Golan (Piano), Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1825 ; Vienna, Austria
2. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer: Itamar Golan (Piano), Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1825 ; Vienna, Austria
3. Introduction and Tarantella, Op. 43 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer: Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Ian [Piano] Brown (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1899 ;
4. Praeludium and Allegro in the style of Pugnani by Fritz Kreisler
Performer: Leon Pommers (Piano), Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Romantic
5. Csárdás by Vittorio Monti
Performer: Tasmin Little (Violin), John Lenehan (Piano)
Period: Romantic
6. Moto perpetuo for Violin and Orchestra in C major, Op. 11 by Niccolò Paganini
Performer: Michael [Violin] Rabin (Violin)
Conductor: Felix Slatkin
Period: Romantic
Written: 1835 ;
7. Humoresque for Violin and Piano [after Dvorák, Op. 101 no 7] by Fritz Kreisler
Performer: Itamar Golan (Piano), Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin)
Period: Post-Romantic
8. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor: Alberto Lysy
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1725 ; Venice, Italy
9. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor: Alberto Lysy
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1725 ; Venice, Italy
10. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 3rd movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor: Alberto Lysy
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1725 ; Venice, Italy
11. Sonata for Violin and Basso Continuo in A major, Op. 2 no 2/RV 31 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Leon Pommers (Piano), Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Baroque
Written: 1709 ; Venice, Italy
12. Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos in A major, Op. 13 no 5/G 281: Minuet by Luigi Boccherini
Orchestra/Ensemble: Europa Galante
Period: Classical
Written: 1772 ; Spain
13. Sonatas (12) for Violin and Basso Continuo, Op. 5: no 12 in D minor "La Follia" by Arcangelo Corelli
Performer: Leon Pommers (Piano), Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Baroque
Written: 1700 ; Rome, Italy
14. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77: 3rd movement, Allegro giocoso by Johannes Brahms
Performer: Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1878 ; Austria
15. Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64: 2nd movement, Andante by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer: Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor: Efrem Kurtz
Period: Romantic
Written: 1844 ; Germany
16. Introduction and Rondo capriccioso for Violin and Orchestra in A minor, Op. 28 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer: Ulf Hoelscher (Violin)
Conductor: Pierre Dervaux
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863 ; France
17. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Josef [Composer] Suk (Violin)
Conductor: Sir Adrian Boult
Period: Classical
Written: 1806 ; Vienna, Austria
18. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Josef [Composer] Suk (Violin)
Conductor: Sir Adrian Boult
Period: Classical
Written: 1806 ; Vienna, Austria
19. Polonaise brillante for Violin and Piano no 1 in D major, Op. 4 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer: Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Ian [Piano] Brown (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Russia
20. Valse-Scherzo for Violin and Orchestra in C major, Op. 34 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano), David [Violin] Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877 ; Russia
21. Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26: 2nd movement, Adagio by Max Bruch
Performer: Masuko [Violin] Ushioda (Violin)
Conductor: Seiji Ozawa
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868 ; Germany
22. Burleska, for violin & piano, Op. 17/4 by Josef [Composer] Suk
Performer: Michael [Violin] Rabin (Violin), Leon Pommers (Piano)
Period: Romantic
23. Hora staccato, for violin & piano (or orchestra) by Grigoras Dinicu
Performer: Michael [Violin] Rabin (Violin)
Conductor: Felix Slatkin
Period: Modern
Written: 1906 ; Romania
24. La vida breve: Spanish Dance by Manuel de Falla
Performer: Tasmin Little (Violin), Piers Lane (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1904-1905 ; Spain
25. Balalaika, Op. 100 by Rodion Shchedrin
Performer: Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: 20th Century
26. Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050: 3rd movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Pavlo Beznosiuk (Violin)
Conductor: Anthony Halstead
Period: Baroque
Written: 1720-1721 ; ?Cöthen, Germany
27. Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 1st movement, Allegro moderato by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Leslie [keyboard] Pearson (Harpsichord)
Conductor: Salvatore Accardo
Period: Baroque
Written: 1717-1723 ; Cöthen, Germany
28. Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 5th movement, Chaconne by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Christian Tetzlaff (Violin)
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1720 ; Cöthen, Germany
29. Sonata for Violin and Piano in B flat major, K 378 (317d): 3rd movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Oleg Kagan (Violin), Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1779 ; Salzburg, Austria
30. Concerto for Violin no 5 in A major, K 219 "Turkish": 3rd movement, Rondeau by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Christian Tetzlaff (Violin)
Period: Classical
Written: 1775 ; Salzburg, Austria
31. Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 1 in G major, Op. 40: Excerpt(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor: John Pritchard
Period: Classical
Written: 1802 ; Vienna, Austria
32. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in E flat major, Op. 12 no 3: 2nd mvt, Adagio con molto espressione by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Christian Ferras (Violin), Pierre Barbizet (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1797-1798 ; Vienna, Austria
33. Introduction and Rondo capriccioso for Violin and Orchestra in A minor, Op. 28 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer: Ulf Hoelscher (Violin)
Conductor: Pierre Dervaux
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863 ; France
34. Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer: Sarah Chang (Violin)
Conductor: Placido Domingo
Period: Romantic
Written: 1894 ; France
35. Salut d'amour, Op. 12 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer: Tasmin Little (Violin), John Lenehan (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888/1889 ; England
36. Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 47: 3rd movement, Allegro ma non tanto by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Ida Haendel (Violin)
Conductor: Paavo Berglund
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903-1905 ; Finland
37. Berceuse for Violin and Piano in D major, Op. 16 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer: Jean-Phillipe [Piano] Collard (Piano), Augustin Dumay (Violin)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1878-1879 ; France
38. Berceuse for Violin and Piano in D major, Op. 16 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer: Jean-Phillipe [Piano] Collard (Piano), Augustin Dumay (Violin)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1878-1879 ; France
39. La ronde des lutins, Op. 25 by Antonio Bazzini
Performer: Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Vag Papian (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: by 1847 ; Italy
40. Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 24 in A minor by Niccolò Paganini
Performer: Michael [Violin] Rabin (Violin)
Period: Romantic
Written: circa 1805 ; Italy
41. Andante and Variations for Violin/Flute and Harp in F major on "Di tanti palpiti" by Gioachino Rossini
Performer: Gidon Kremer (Violin), Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: circa 1820 ;
42. La Gitana by Fritz Kreisler
Performer: John Lenehan (Piano), Tasmin Little (Violin)
Period: Romantic
43. Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1942/1957 ; USSR
44. Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer: Tasmin Little (Violin), Piers Lane (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903 ; Russia
45. Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer: Tasmin Little (Violin), Piers Lane (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903 ; Russia
46. Liebesfreud by Fritz Kreisler
Performer: Fritz Kreisler (Violin), Franz Rupp (Piano)
Period: Romantic
47. Hungarian Dances (21) for Piano 4 hands, WoO 1: no 5 in F sharp minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer: Tasmin Little (Violin), Piers Lane (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868 ; Austria
48. Spanish Dances (2) for Violin and Piano, Op. 23: no 2, Zapateado by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer: Michael [Violin] Rabin (Violin), Leon Pommers (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1880 ;
49. Schön Rosmarin by Fritz Kreisler
Performer: Itamar Golan (Piano), Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin)
Period: Romantic
50. Schön Rosmarin by Fritz Kreisler
Performer: Itamar Golan (Piano), Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin)
Period: Romantic
51. Sonata for Violin and Basso Continuo in G minor, Op. 1 no 4 "Devil's Trill": Excerpt(s) by Giuseppe Tartini
Performer: Leon Pommers (Piano), Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Baroque
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