Classics at the Movies: Comedy, Vol. 2

Classics at the Movies: Comedy, Vol. 2

     
 
There's nothing particularly funny about Volume 2 of Naxos' Classics at the Movies: Comedy, but it does feature some solid performances of classical pieces that happened to be used in Hollywood comedies like The Big Lebowski, Trading Places, and A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy. Compositions from Mozart,

Overview

There's nothing particularly funny about Volume 2 of Naxos' Classics at the Movies: Comedy, but it does feature some solid performances of classical pieces that happened to be used in Hollywood comedies like The Big Lebowski, Trading Places, and A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy. Compositions from Mozart, Mendelssohn, Verdi, and Puccini are among the works appearing here, performed by an assortment of symphony orchestras, soloists, and vocalists.

Product Details

Release Date:
01/01/2002
Label:
Naxos
UPC:
0730099681223
catalogNumber:
8556812

Related Subjects

Tracks

  1. Overture (as used in the film Trading Places)
  2. Adagio molto (as used in the film A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy) [from
  3. Scherzo (as used in the film A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy) [From a Mi
  4. Dammi tu forza (as used in the film Pretty Woman)
  5. Glück, das mir verlieb (as used in the film The Big Lebowski) [From the
  6. Anvil Chorus (as used in the film A Night at the Opera) [From Il Trovat
  7. Miserere d'un alma vicina (as used in the film A Night at the Opera) [F
  8. Troika (as used in the film Love and Death)
  9. Che gelida manina (as used in the film Moonstruck)
  10. O soave fanciulla (as used in the film Moonstruck)
  11. Adagio (as used in the film Brassed Off)
  12. Overture (as used in the film Brassed Off)

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Capella Istropolitana   Ensemble
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Leif Segerstam   Conductor
Nicholas Ward   Conductor
Barry Wordsworth   Conductor
Anthony Bramall   Conductor
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Norbert Kraft   Guitar
Alexander Rahbari   Conductor
Michael Halász   Conductor
Katarina Dalayman   Vocals
Robert Stankovsky   Conductor
Thomas Sunnegårdh   Vocals
Benjamin Frith   Piano
Northern Chamber Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Zagreb Festival Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Andrew Mogrelia   Conductor
Luba Orgonasova   Vocals
Will Humberg   Conductor
Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra Kosice   Performing Ensemble
Maurizio Frusoni   Vocals
Royal Swedish Opera Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Yordy Ramiro   Vocals
Budapest Chorus   Choir, Chorus
Jonathon Welch   Vocals
Daniela Longhi   Vocals
Monika Krause   Vocals

Technical Credits

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart   Composer
Joaquín Rodrigo   Composer

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