Candlelight Classics - Music For Romance

Release Date: 5/29/2001
Label: Griffin
Catalog Number: 4025
Orchestra/Ensemble: Pro Arte Guitar Trio
Number of Discs: 1

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
A rewarding programme of romantic adagios and nocturnes from popular classical works sometimes in special arrangements to bring out particular aspects of the music.
Works on This Recording
1. Adagio for Clarinet and Strings in D flat major by Heinrich Josef Baermann
Performer: Emma Johnson (Clarinet)
Period: Romantic
2. Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia by Aram Khachaturian
Period: Modern
Written: 1955 ;
3. Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer: Xu [China] Wei (Violin), Pamela Nicholson (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1762/1774 ; Vienna, Austria
4. Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer: Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello), Yitkin [Piano] Seow (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1886 ; France
5. Quartet for Strings no 2 in D major: 3rd movement, Andante "Nocturne" by Alexander Borodin
Performer: Kenneth [Flute] Smith (Flute), Paul [Piano] Rhodes (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1881 ; Russia
6. Salut d'amour, Op. 12 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer: Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888/1889 ; England
7. Dolly, Op. 56: no 1, Berceuse by Gabriel Fauré
Period: Romantic
Written: 1894 ; France
8. Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor: Andrew Schenck
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1936 ; Rome, Italy
9. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Orchestra/Ensemble: Pro Arte Guitar Trio
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888 ; France
10. Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Emma Johnson (Clarinet)
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Vienna, Austria
11. Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Conductor: Enrique Bátiz
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1899 ; France
12. Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26: Excerpt(s) by Max Bruch
Performer: Xu [China] Wei (Violin)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868 ; Germany
13. Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: Adagio sostenuto by Sergey Rachmaninov
Performer: Jorge Luis Prats (Piano)
Conductor: Enrique Bátiz
Period: Post-Romantic
Written: 1900-1901 ; Russia
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