Essential Violin

Essential Violin

     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
02/15/2011
Label:
Warner Classics
UPC:
5099990715426
catalogNumber:
07154

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in E major ("La Primavera," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 1), Op.8/1, RV 269: 1. Allegro

    • Antonio Vivaldi
    • Camerata Lysy Gstaad
    • Paul Cocker
    • Alberto Lysy
    • Yehudi Menuhin
    1. 1. Allegro  (03:42)
  2. Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in E major ("La Primavera," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 1), Op.8/1, RV 269: 3. Allegro

    • Antonio Vivaldi
    • Camerata Lysy Gstaad
    • Paul Cocker
    • Alberto Lysy
    • Yehudi Menuhin
    1. 3. Allegro  (04:28)
  3. Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in F major ("L'autunno," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 3), Op.8/3, RV 293: 3. Allegro

    • Antonio Vivaldi
    • Camerata Lysy Gstaad
    • Paul Cocker
    • Alberto Lysy
    • Yehudi Menuhin
    1. 3. Allegro  (03:44)
  4. Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in F minor ("L'inverno," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 4), Op. 8/4, RV 297: 2. Largo

    • Antonio Vivaldi
    • Camerata Lysy Gstaad
    • Paul Cocker
    • Alberto Lysy
    • Yehudi Menuhin
    1. 2. Largo  (02:07)
  5. Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in F minor ("L'inverno," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 4), Op. 8/4, RV 297: 3. Allegro

    • Antonio Vivaldi
    • Camerata Lysy Gstaad
    • Paul Cocker
    • Alberto Lysy
    • Yehudi Menuhin
    1. 3. Allegro  (03:07)
  6. Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 1. Allegro

    • Johann Sebastian Bach
    • Salvatore Accardo
    • English Chamber Orchestra
    • Anne-Sophie Mutter
    • Leslie Pearson
    1. 1. Allegro  (04:13)
  7. Concerto for 2 violins, strings & continuo in D minor ("Double"), BWV 1043: 2. Largo ma non tanto

    • Johann Sebastian Bach
    • Bath Festival Orchestra
    • Christian Ferras
    • Yehudi Menuhin
    • Yehudi Menuhin
    1. 2. Largo ma non tanto  (07:44)
  8. Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042: 3. Allegro assai

    • Johann Sebastian Bach
    • Salvatore Accardo
    • English Chamber Orchestra
    • Anne-Sophie Mutter
    • Leslie Pearson
    1. 3. Allegro assai  (03:02)
  9. Partita for solo violin No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 1. Preludio

    • Johann Sebastian Bach
    • Christian Tetzlaf
    1. 1. Preludio  (03:18)
  10. Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major, K. 216: 1. Allegro. conclusion

    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    • Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
    • David Oistrakh
    • David Oistrakh
    1. 1. Allegro. conclusion  (03:58)
  11. Sonata for violin & piano No. 5 in F major ("Spring"), Op. 24: 1. Allegro. opening

    • Ludwig van Beethoven
    • Pierre Barbizet
    • Christian Ferras
    1. 1. Allegro. opening  (04:28)
  12. Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61: 2. Larghetto. opening

    • Ludwig van Beethoven
    • Vasa Prihoda
    • Adrian Boult
    • New Philharmonia Orchestra
    • Josef Suk
    1. 2. Larghetto. opening  (03:30)
  13. Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61: 3. Rondo. conclusion

    • Ludwig van Beethoven
    • Vasa Prihoda
    • Adrian Boult
    • New Philharmonia Orchestra
    • Josef Suk
    1. 3. Rondo. conclusion  (05:03)
  14. Fantasy on Bizet's "Carmen," for violin & orchestra (or piano), Op. 25: Introduction: Allegro moderato

    • Pablo de Sarasate
    • Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
    • Sarah Chang
    • Plácido Domingo
    1. Introduction: Allegro moderato  (03:00)
  15. Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26: 2. Adagio. opening

    • Max Bruch
    • Yehudi Menuhin
    • New Philharmonia Orchestra
    • Walter Süsskind
    1. 2. Adagio. opening  (04:25)
  16. Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: 2. Andante extract

    • Felix Mendelssohn
    • Efrem Kurtz
    • Yehudi Menuhin
    • New Philharmonia Orchestra
    1. 2. Andante extract  (04:30)
  17. Méditation, for violin & orchestra (or other arrangement) (from opera "Thäis")  - Jules Massenet  -  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra  - Herbert von Karajan  - Anne-Sophie Mutter  (06:47)
  18. Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77: 3. Allegro giocoso, ma non troppo vivace

    • Johannes Brahms
    • Fritz Kreisler
    • Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
    • Herbert von Karajan
    • Gidon Kremer
    1. 3. Allegro giocoso, ma non troppo vivace  (08:31)

Disc 2

  1. Symphonie espagnole, for violin and orchestra in D minor, Op. 21: 3. Intermezzo: Allegretto non troppo

    • Edouard Lalo
    • Leonid Kogan
    • Kirill Kondrashin
    • New Philharmonia Orchestra
    1. 3. Intermezzo: Allegretto non troppo  (05:48)
  2. Violin Concerto No. 2 in B minor ("La campanella"), Op. 7, MS 48: 3. Rondo "La campanella"

    • Niccolò Paganini
    • Alberto Erede
    • Yehudi Menuhin
    • New Philharmonia Orchestra
    1. 3. Rondo "La campanella"  (07:03)
  3. Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35: 3. Allegro vivacissimo

    • Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky
    • Seiji Ozawa
    • New Philharmonia Orchestra
    • Vladimir Spivakov
    1. 3. Allegro vivacissimo  (09:46)
  4. Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major, Op. 19: 2. Scherzo: Vivacissimo

    • Sergey Prokofiev
    • Lovro von Matacic
    • London Symphony Orchestra
    • David Oistrakh
    1. 2. Scherzo: Vivacissimo  (03:56)
  5. Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47: 3. Allegro ma non tanto

    • Jean Sibelius
    • Paavo Berglund
    • Ida Haendel
    • Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
    1. 3. Allegro ma non tanto  (07:43)
  6. Berceuse, for violin & piano (or orchestra) in D Major, Op. 16  - Gabriel Fauré  - Jean-Philippe Collard  - Augustin Dumay  (03:26)
  7. Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 77 (published as Op. 99): 4. Burlesque: Allegro con brio

    • Dmitry Shostakovich
    • New Philharmonia Orchestra
    • David Oistrakh
    • Maxim Shostakovich
    1. 4. Burlesque: Allegro con brio  (05:06)
  8. The Gadfly, suite from the film score, Op. 97a (assembled by Atovmyan): Romance

    • Dmitry Shostakovich
    • Piers Lane
    • Tasmin Little
    1. Romance  (03:15)
  9. Schindler's List, film score: Schindler's List Main Theme

    • John Williams [composer]
    • Tasmin Little
    • New World Philharmonic
    • Iain Sutherland
    1. Schindler's List Main Theme  (05:06)
  10. La Ronde des Lutins, scherzo fantastique for violin & piano, Op. 25  - Antonio Bazzini  -  I Virtuosi Italiani  - Maxim Vengerov  - Vag Papian  (05:31)
  11. Humoresque No. 7 for piano in G flat major, B. 187/7 (Op. 101/7)  - Antonin Dvorák  - Kyung-Wha Chung  - Itamar Golan  - August Wilhelmj  (03:10)
  12. Caprices (24) for solo violin, Op. 1, MS 25: No. 24 in A minor

    • Niccolò Paganini
    • Michael Rabin
    1. No. 24 in A minor  (04:34)
  13. Hungarian Dance for piano, 4 hands, in G minor, WoO 1/5  - Johannes Brahms  - Joseph Joachim  - Piers Lane  - Tasmin Little  (02:32)
  14. Zapateado, for violin & piano, Op. 23/2  - Pablo de Sarasate  - Michael Rabin  - Leon Pommers  (03:33)
  15. Schön Rosmarin, for violin & piano  - Fritz Kreisler  - Kyung-Wha Chung  - Itamar Golan  (01:59)
  16. Csárdás, for violin & orchestra  - Vittorio Monti  - John Lenehan  - John Lenehan  - Tasmin Little  - Tasmin Little  (02:59)
  17. Hora Staccato for violin & piano (or orchestra)  - Grigoras Dinicu  - Jascha Heifetz  - Michael Rabin  - Felix Slatkin  -  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra  (01:52)

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