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  • Release Date: 4/19/2011
  • Label: Warner Classics
  • EAN: 5099994849424
  • Catalog Number: 48494
  • Sales rank: 114,409

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Four Seasons (Il quattro stagione), concertos (4) for violin, strings & continuo ("Il cimento" Nos. 1-4) , Op. 8/1 - 4: 1. Allegro - Antonio Vivaldi & Camerata Lysy Gstaad (3:44)
  2. 2 The Four Seasons (Il quattro stagione), concertos (4) for violin, strings & continuo ("Il cimento" Nos. 1-4) , Op. 8/1 - 4: 2. Largo - Antonio Vivaldi & Camerata Lysy Gstaad (2:38)
  3. 3 The Four Seasons (Il quattro stagione), concertos (4) for violin, strings & continuo ("Il cimento" Nos. 1-4) , Op. 8/1 - 4: 3. Allegro - Antonio Vivaldi & Camerata Lysy Gstaad (4:29)
  4. 4–7 Sonata for violin & continuo in A major, Op. 2/2, RV 31 - Antonio Vivaldi & Nathan Milstein (6:20)
  5. 5 Sonata for violin & continuo in G minor, B. g5 ("The Devil's Trill"): 3. Grave / 4. Allegro assai - Fritz Kreisler & Giuseppe Tartini (7:45)
  6. 6 String Quintet for 2 violins, viola & 2 cellos in A major, G. 281 (Op. 13/5): 3. Minuetto - Luigi Boccherini & Europa Galante (3:41)
  7. 7 Sonata for violin & continuo in D minor ("La Follia"), Op.5/12 - Arcangelo Corelli & Nathan Milstein (9:25)
  8. 8 Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050: 3. Allegro - Johann Sebastian Bach & Pavlo Beznosiuk (5:13)
  9. 9 Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 1. Allegro - Johann Sebastian Bach & Salvatore Accardo (4:14)
  10. 10 Partita for solo violin No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 5. Chaconne - Johann Sebastian Bach & Christian Tetzlaf (12:57)
  11. 11 Sonata for violin & piano No. 26 in B flat major, K. 378 (K. 317d): 3. Rondo: Allegro - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Oleg Kagan (4:10)
  12. 12 Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major ("Turkish") K. 219: 3. Rondeau: Tempo di Menuetto - Allegro - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie (8:34)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Romance for violin & orchestra No. 1 in G major, Op. 40: (Opening) - Ludwig van Beethoven & Yehudi Menuhin (4:30)
  2. 2 Sonata for violin & piano No. 3 in E flat major, Op. 12/3: 2. Adagio con molt'espressione - Ludwig van Beethoven & Pierre Barbizet (6:34)
  3. 3–5 Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61 - Vasa Prihoda & Ludwig van Beethoven (12:39)
  4. 4 Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77: 3. Allegro giocoso, ma non troppo vivace - Fritz Kreisler & Johannes Brahms (8:35)
  5. 5 Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: 2. Andante - Felix Mendelssohn & Efrem Kurtz (8:00)
  6. 6 Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, for violin & orchestra in A minor, Op. 28 - Camille Saint-Saëns & Pierre Dervaux (8:58)
  7. 7 Méditation, for violin & orchestra (or other arrangement) (from opera "Thäis") - Jules Massenet & Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (5:32)
  8. 8 Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26: 2. Adagio - Max Bruch & Japan Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra (8:45)
  9. 9 Salut d'amour, for violin & piano, Op. 12 - Edward Elgar & John Lenehan (3:19)
  10. 10 Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47: 3. Allegro ma non tanto - Jean Sibelius & Paavo Berglund (7:40)
  11. 11 Berceuse, for violin & piano (or orchestra) in D Major, Op. 16 - Gabriel Fauré & Jean-Philippe Collard (3:24)
Disc 3
  1. 1 La Ronde des Lutins, scherzo fantastique for violin & piano, Op. 25 - Antonio Bazzini & Maxim Vengerov (5:29)
  2. 2 Humoresque for violin & piano (arr. from Dvorák's Humoresque, Op. 101/7) - Fritz Kreisler & Antonin Dvorak (3:08)
  3. 3 Caprice for solo violin in A minor (Theme & Variations), Op. 1/24, MS 25/24 - Niccolò Paganini & Michael Rabin (4:30)
  4. 4 Andante and Variations on "Di tanti palpiti," for violin (flute) & harp in F major, QR vi/1 - Gioachino Rossini & Andrei Gavrilov (3:20)
  5. 5 La Gitana for violin & piano (after an 18th century Arabo-Spanish Gypsy song) - Fritz Kreisler & John Lenehan (3:03)
  6. 6 Gayane, ballet in 4 acts: Sabre Dance - Aram Khachaturian & Pavel Gililov (2:20)
  7. 7 The Flight of the Bumble Bee, musical picture for orchestra (from The Tale of Tsar Saltan) - Jascha Heifetz & Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1:19)
  8. 8 Polonaise (No. 1) de concert, for violin & orchestra in D major, Op. 4 - Henryk Wieniawski & Maxim Vengerov (5:58)
  9. 9 Liebesfreud (Love's Joy), for violin & piano - Fritz Kreisler & Fritz Kreisler (3:17)
  10. 10 Hungarian Dance for piano, 4 hands, in G minor, WoO 1/5 - Johannes Brahms & Piers Lane (2:31)
  11. 11 Valse-scherzo, for violin & orchestra (or violin & piano) in C major, Op. 34 - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & David Oistrakh (5:29)
  12. 12 Zapateado, for violin & piano, Op. 23/2 - Pablo de Sarasate & Michael Rabin (3:34)
  13. 13 Schön Rosmarin, for violin & piano - Fritz Kreisler & Kyung-Wha Chung (1:59)
  14. 14 Burleska, for violin & piano, Op. 17/4 - Josef Suk & Michael Rabin (2:55)
  15. 15 Danza Espanola, for orchestra (from "La Vida Breve") - Fritz Kreisler & Manuel de Falla (3:26)
  16. 16 Balalaika, Op. 100 - Rodion Shchedrin & Maxim Vengerov (2:41)
  17. 17 Ellens Gesang III ("Ave Maria"), song for voice & piano, D. 839 (Op. 52/6) - Franz Schubert & Kyung-Wha Chung (5:09)
  18. 18 Introduction and Tarantella, for violin & orchestra, Op. 43 - Pablo de Sarasate & Maxim Vengerov (5:21)
  19. 19 Praeludium and Allegro in the Style of Pugnani, for violin & piano - Fritz Kreisler & Nathan Milstein (4:57)
  20. 20 Czárdas No. 1 - Vittorio Monti & John Lenehan (3:00)
  21. 21 Moto perpetuo, for violin & guitar (or orchestra) in C major, Op. 11, MS 72 - Fritz Kreisler & Niccolò Paganini (3:16)
  22. 22 Hora Staccato for violin & piano (or orchestra) - Grigoras Dinicu & Jascha Heifetz (1:53)
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