Classical Music Start-Up Kit, Vol. 1 (1500-1825)

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  • Release Date: 1/4/1996
  • Label: Naxos
  • UPC: 730099577922
  • Catalog Number: 8550779
  • Sales rank: 179,994


Disc 1
  1. 1 Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell), for speaker ad lib & orchestra, Op. 34: Final Fugue - Benjamin Britten & Ondrej Lenard (3:01)
    Composed byBenjamin Britten
    Conducted byOndrej Lenard
    Performed byOndrej Lenard, Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
  2. 2 Missa Papae Marcelli, for 6 voices: Kyrie - Oxford Camerata & Giovanni Pierliugi Palestrina (1:33)
    Composed byGiovanni Pierliugi Palestrina
  3. 3 Work(s): Galliard a 5 - John Dowland & Capella Istropolitana (1:31)
    Composed byJohn Dowland
  4. 4 Ordre 6, for harpsichord (Pièces de clavecin, Book II): No 5, Les Baricades Mistérieuses - François Couperin & Alan Cuckston (2:15)
    Composed byFrançois Couperin
  5. 5 Concerto Grosso in D major, Op. 6/4 - Arcangelo Corelli & Capella Istropolitana (3:19)
    Composed byArcangelo Corelli
  6. 6 Violin Concerto ("La Primavera", The Four Seasons) for violin, strings & continuo in E ("Il cimento" No. 1), Op.8/1, RV 269: Excerpt - Capella Istropolitana & Antonio Vivaldi (3:29)
    Composed byAntonio Vivaldi
  7. 7 Toccata and Fugue for organ, BWV 565, in D minor - Johann Sebastian Bach & Wolfgang Rubsam (10:00)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
  8. 8 Brandenburg Concerto, No 3 in G major, BWV 1048 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Capella Istropolitana (3:23)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
  9. 9 Cantata No. 208, "Was mir behagt," ("Hunting Cantata"), BWV 208: Sheep May Safely Graze - Johann Sebastian Bach & Richard Hayman (5:13)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
    Conducted byRichard Hayman
    Performed byRichard Hayman, Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
  10. 10 Water Music Suites Nos 1 - 3 for orchestra, HWV 348 - 350: Bourrée - Capella Istropolitana & George Frideric Handel (1:04)
    Composed byGeorge Frideric Handel
  11. 11 Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Hallelujah Chorus - George Frideric Handel & Bratislava City Chorus (3:44)
    Composed byGeorge Frideric Handel
    Performed byBratislava City Chorus
  12. 12 Suite for recorder (or flute), strings & continuo in A minor, TWV 55:a2 - Georg Philipp Telemann & Richard Edlinger (2:41)
    Composed byGeorg Philipp Telemann
  13. 13 Symphony No. 104 in D major ("London"), H. 1/104 - Capella Istropolitana & Franz Joseph Haydn (8:19)
    Composed byFranz Joseph Haydn
  14. 14 Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major ("Elvira Madigan") K. 467: Second Movement - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Concentus Hungaricus (6:43)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  15. 15 Symphony No. 35 in D major ("Haffner"), K. 385: Third Movement - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Capella Istropolitana (2:59)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  16. 16 Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622: Rondo - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Ernst Ottensamer (9:20)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  17. 17 Symphony No. 5 in C minor ("Fate") Op. 67: First Movement - Ludwig van Beethoven & Richard Edlinger (6:52)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byRichard Edlinger
    Performed byRichard Edlinger, Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra
  18. 18 Symphony No. 9 in D minor ("Choral") Op. 125: Finale - Ludwig van Beethoven & Richard Edlinger (1:34)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byRichard Edlinger
    Performed byRichard Edlinger, Robert Holzer, Diane Elias, Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Gabriele Lechner, Michael Pabst
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