Discover The Classics Volume 1

Release Date: 9/3/1996
Label: Naxos
Catalog Number: 8550035-36
Number of Discs: 2

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Works on This Recording
1. Laudate Deum by Anonymous
Conductor: Alberto Turco
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nova Schola Gregoriana
Period: Medieval
2. Missa "Papae Marcelli": Gloria by Giovanni Palestrina
Conductor: Jeremy Summerly
Orchestra/Ensemble: Oxford Camerata
Period: Renaissance
Written: by 1567 ; Italy
3. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor: Jaroslav Dvorák
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1729-1731 ; Leipzig, Germany
4. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble: Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque
Written: 1742 ; London, England
5. Tafelmusik, Part 3: no 3, Concerto for 2 Horns in E flat major - Vivace by Georg Philipp Telemann
Performer: Zdenek Tylsar (French Horn), Bedrich Tylsar (French Horn)
Conductor: Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque
6. Pièces de clavecin, Book 4: Ordre 23 in F major - Les tricoteuses by François Couperin
Performer: Alan Cuckston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1730 ; Paris, France
7. Sonata for Harpsichord in D major, K 96/L 465 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer: Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Baroque
Written: 18th Century ;
8. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1725 ; Venice, Italy
9. Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Conductor: Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque
10. Symphony no 94 in G major, H 1 no 94 "Surprise": 2nd movement, Andante by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor: Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; London, England
11. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 1st movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Wolfgang Sobotka
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Vienna, Austria
12. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1801 ; Vienna, Austria
13. Symphony no 5 in B flat major, D 485: 1st movement, Allegro by Franz Schubert
Conductor: Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1816 ; Vienna, Austria
14. La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Rákóczy March by Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Kenneth Jean
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845-1846 ; France
15. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1846-1847 ; Paris, France
16. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Yordi Ramiro (Tenor), Eduard Tumagian (Baritone), Alida Ferrarini (Soprano)
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
17. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer: Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1838 ; Germany
18. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E flat major, S 124: 1st movement, Allegro maestoso by Franz Liszt
Performer: Joseph Banowetz (Piano)
Conductor: Oliver Dohnányi
Period: Romantic
Written: 1849/1856 ; Weimar, Germany
19. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor: Anthony Bramall
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1842 ; Germany
20. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 5 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor: István Bogár
Orchestra/Ensemble: Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868 ; Austria
21. Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 7, Dance of the Reeds by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; Russia
22. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 1 in C major, Furiant by Antonín Dvořák
Conductor: Zdenek Kosler
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1878 ; Bohemia
23. Carmen: Près des ramparts de Seville "Seguidilla" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Giorgio Lamberti (Tenor), Graciela Alperyn (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
24. Pizzicato Polka by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd
Period: Romantic
Written: 1870 ; Vienna, Austria
25. Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Uwe Mund
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
26. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 1, Prelude "Morning" by Edvard Grieg
Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1875/1888 ; Norway
27. Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer: Klára Körmendi (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1890/1905 ; France
28. Pomp and Circumstance Marches (5), Op. 39: no 1 in D major by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor: Adrian Leaper
Period: Romantic
Written: 1901 ; England
29. Fanfare for the common man by Aaron Copland
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1942 ; USA
30. Concierto de Aranjuez for Guitar: 2nd movement, Adagio by Joaquín Rodrigo
Performer: Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
Conductor: Nicholas Ward
Orchestra/Ensemble: Northern Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1939 ; Spain
31. Lieutenant Kijé Suite, Op. 60: Troika by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1934 ; Paris, France
32. Carmina burana: no 1, O fortuna by Carl Orff
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1936 ; Germany
33. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor: Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque
34. Pièces de clavecin en concerts: 3rd Concert - no 2, Rondeau gracieux I in A minor "La timide" by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Performer: Gilbert Rowland (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1741 ; France
35. Carmina burana: no 1, O fortuna by Carl Orff
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1936 ; Germany
36. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor: Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque
37. Pièces de clavecin en concerts: 3rd Concert - no 2, Rondeau gracieux I in A minor "La timide" by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Performer: Gilbert Rowland (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1741 ; France
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