Life And Works - Beethoven / Siepmann, Peck, Et Al

Release Date: 7/17/2001
Label: Naxos
Catalog Number: 8558024-27
Number of Discs: 1

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
This selection includes narration by Jeremy Siepmann, Bob Peck, Neville Jason, David Timson, Elaine Claxton, and Karen Archer about Beethoven's life and works. It contains a 182 page companion booklet with
the complete spoken text, a detailed historical background and graded listening plan.
Works on This Recording
1. Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92: 4th movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Béla Drahos
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia
Period: Classical
Written: 1811-1812 ; Vienna, Austria
2. Sonata for Piano no 29 in B flat major, Op. 106 "Hammerklavier" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1817-1818 ; Vienna, Austria
3. Sonata for Piano no 3 in C major, Op. 2 no 3: 4th movement, Allegro assai by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1794-1795 ; Vienna, Austria
4. German Dances (12) for Orchestra, WoO 8: no 4 in B flat major by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical
Written: 1795 ; Vienna, Austria
5. Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in E flat major, Op. 1 no 1: 4th movement, Presto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble: Stuttgart Piano Trio
Period: Classical
Written: 1794-1795 ; Vienna, Austria
6. Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 19: 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Stefan Vladar (Piano)
Conductor: Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical
Written: 1793/1798 ; Vienna, Austria
7. Septet in E flat major, Op. 20: 5th movement, Scherzo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Ildikó Hegyi (Violin), Peter Szabó (Cello), Jószef Balogh (Clarinet), István Tóth (Double Bass), Gyözö Máthé (Viola), József Vajda (Bassoon), Jenö Keveházi (French Horn)
Period: Classical
Written: 1800 ; Vienna, Austria
8. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": Excerpt(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1797-1798 ; Vienna, Austria
9. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": Excerpt(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1801 ; Vienna, Austria
10. Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 36: 4th movement, Allegro molto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Béla Drahos
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia
Period: Classical
Written: 1801-1802 ; Vienna, Austria
11. Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica": 2nd movement, Marcia funebre by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Béla Drahos
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia
Period: Classical
Written: 1803 ; Vienna, Austria
12. Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica": 4th movement, Allegro molto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Béla Drahos
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia
Period: Classical
Written: 1803 ; Vienna, Austria
13. Quartet for Strings no 7 in F major, Op. 59 no 1 "Razumovsky": 3rd movement, Adagio molto e mesto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble: Kodály String Quartet
Period: Classical
Written: 1805-1806 ; Vienna, Austria
14. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61: 1st movement, Allegro ma non troppo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor: Kenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1806 ; Vienna, Austria
15. Coriolan Overture in C minor, Op. 62 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Period: Classical
Written: 1807 ; Vienna, Austria
16. Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67: 1st movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Béla Drahos
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia
Period: Classical
Written: 1807-1808 ; Vienna, Austria
17. Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67: 4th movement, Allegro by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Béla Drahos
Orchestra/Ensemble: Esterházy String Quartet
Period: Classical
Written: 1807-1808 ; Vienna, Austria
18. Quartet for Strings no 11 in F minor, Op. 95 "Serioso": 1st movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble: Kodály String Quartet
Period: Classical
Written: 1810 ; Vienna, Austria
19. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 10 in G major, Op. 96: 1st movement, Allegro moderato by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Jénö Jandó (Piano), Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Period: Classical
Written: 1812 ; Vienna, Austria
20. Wellington's Victory, Op. 91 "Battle Symphony" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd
Period: Classical
Written: 1813 ; Vienna, Austria
21. Trio for Piano and Strings no 7 in B flat major, Op. 97 "Archduke" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Jénö Jandó (Piano), Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Csaba Onczay (Cello)
Period: Classical
Written: 1810-1811 ; Vienna, Austria
22. Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Béla Drahos
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia
Written: 1808 ;
23. Sonata for Piano no 32 in C minor, Op. 111 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1821-1822 ; Vienna, Austria
24. Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": 2nd movement, Molto vivace by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Béla Drahos
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia
Period: Classical
Written: 1822-1824 ; Vienna, Austria
25. Quartet for Strings no 13 in B flat major, Op. 130: 5th movement, Cavatina by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble: Kodály String Quartet
Period: Classical
Written: 1825-1826 ; Vienna, Austria
26. Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": 4th movement, Finale - Excerpt(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Hasmik Papian (Soprano), Claudio Otelli (Bass Baritone), Manfred Fink (Tenor), Ruxandra Donose (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Béla Drahos
Period: Romantic
27. Fidelio, Op. 72: O, welche Lust! by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Johannes Wildner
Period: Classical
Written: 1805/1814 ; Vienna, Austria
28. Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Stefan Vladar (Piano)
Conductor: Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical
Written: 1809 ; Vienna, Austria
29. Sextet for 2 Horns and Strings in E flat major, Op. 81b: 1st movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Gyözö Máthé (Viola), János Keveházi (French Horn), Jenö Keveházi (French Horn), Peter Szabó (Cello), Ildikó Hegyi (Violin), Péter Popa (Violin)
Period: Classical
Written: ?1795 ; Vienna, Austria
30. Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92: 1st movement, Poco sostenuto-Vivace by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Béla Drahos
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia
Period: Classical
Written: 1811-1812 ; Vienna, Austria
31. Sonata for Piano no 23 in F minor, Op. 57 "Appassionata": 3rd movement, Allegro ma non troppo-Presto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1804-1805 ; Vienna, Austria
32. Quartet for Strings no 13 in B flat major, Op. 130: 5th movement, Cavatina by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble: Kodály String Quartet
Period: Classical
Written: 1825-1826 ; Vienna, Austria
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