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, See more details below

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
Rank:
364647

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Tracks

  1. Overture (as used in the film Trading Places)  - Barry Wordsworth
  2. Adagio molto (as used in the film A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy) [from  - Robert Stankovsky
  3. Scherzo (as used in the film A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy) [From a Mi  - Anthony Bramall
  4. Dammi tu forza (as used in the film Pretty Woman)  - Alexander Rahbari
  5. Glück, das mir verlieb (as used in the film The Big Lebowski) [From the  - Leif Segerstam
  6. Anvil Chorus (as used in the film A Night at the Opera) [From Il Trovat  - Will Humberg
  7. Miserere d'un alma vicina (as used in the film A Night at the Opera) [F  - Will Humberg
  8. Troika (as used in the film Love and Death)  -  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  9. Che gelida manina (as used in the film Moonstruck)  - Will Humburg
  10. O soave fanciulla (as used in the film Moonstruck)  - Luba Orgonasova
  11. Adagio (as used in the film Brassed Off)  -  Northern Chamber Orchestra
  12. Overture (as used in the film Brassed Off)  -  Eastman Chorale

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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
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Northern Chamber Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Will Humburg   Conductor
Zagreb Festival Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Andrew Mogrelia   Conductor
Luba Orgonasova   Vocals
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

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