The Most Relaxing Violin Album in the World ... Ever!

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/4/2005
  • Label: Angel Records
  • UPC: 094633517721
  • Catalog Number: 35177

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Thaïs, lyric comedy in 3 acts: Meditation - Jules Massenet & Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (6:45)
    Composed byJules Massenet
    Conducted byHerbert von Karajan
    Performed byBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Herbert von Karajan
  2. 2 Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air - Johann Sebastian Bach & Kyung-Wha Chung (5:09)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
  3. 3 Berceuse, for violin & piano (or orchestra) in D Major, Op. 16 - Gabriel Fauré & Manuel Rosenthal (3:38)
    Composed byGabriel Fauré
    Conducted byManuel Rosenthal
    Performed byManuel Rosenthal, Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
  4. 4 Rondo for violin & orchestra in B flat major, K. 269 (K. 261a) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Christian Tetzlaf (6:15)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  5. 5 Clair de lune, for orchestra or various other arrangements (from "Suite Bergamasque" for piano), L. 75/3 - Claude Debussy & Sandra Rivers (6:02)
    Composed byClaude Debussy
  6. 6–8 Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in E major ("La Primavera," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 1), Op.8/1, RV 269 - Antonio Vivaldi & Orchestra of St. Luke's (10:15)
    Composed byAntonio Vivaldi
    Performed byOrchestra of St. Luke's
    1. 6I. Allegro
    2. 7II. Largo
    3. 8III. Allegro
  7. 9 The Swan (from "Carnival of the Animals"), original (for 2 pianos & ensemble) and arrangements - Camille Saint-Saëns & Sandra Rivers (3:54)
    Composed byCamille Saint-Saëns
  8. 10 Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: II. Andante - Johann Sebastian Bach & Salvatore Accardo (8:14)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
    Conducted bySalvatore Accardo
    Performed bySalvatore Accardo, English Chamber Orchestra
  9. 11 Romance for violin & orchestra No. 2 in F major, Op. 50 - Ludwig van Beethoven & Adrian Boult (8:28)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byAdrian Boult
    Performed byAdrian Boult, New Philharmonia Orchestra
  10. 12 Romance for violin & orchestra in F minor (arr. from Andante of Str Qrt No. 5), B. 39 (Op. 11) - Kyung-Wha Chung & Antonin Dvorák (12:59)
    Composed byAntonin Dvorák
    Conducted byRiccardo Muti
    Performed byRiccardo Muti, Philadelphia Orchestra
Disc 2
  1. 1 Rondo for violin & orchestra in C major, K. 373 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Riccardo Muti (5:37)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byRiccardo Muti
    Performed byRiccardo Muti, German Chamber Philharmonic, Bremen
  2. 2 Vocalise, transcriptions for various instruments, Op. 34/14 - Sergey Rachmaninov & Sandra Rivers (6:49)
    Composed bySergey Rachmaninov
  3. 3 Liebesleid "Love's Sorrow" for violin & piano - Fritz Kreisler & Maxim Vengerov (3:26)
    Composed byFritz Kreisler
  4. 4 Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35: II. Canzonetta (Andante) - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Leonid Kogan (6:22)
    Composed byPeter Ilich Tchaikovsky
    Conducted byConstantin Silvestri
    Performed byParis Conservatory Concert Society Orchestra, Constantin Silvestri
  5. 5 Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042: II. Adagio - Johann Sebastian Bach & Salvatore Accardo (8:21)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
    Conducted bySalvatore Accardo
    Performed bySalvatore Accardo, English Chamber Orchestra
  6. 6 Beau soir ("Lorsque au soleil couchant les rivières sont roses"), song for voice & piano, L. 6 - Claude Debussy & Kyung-Wha Chung (2:17)
    Composed byClaude Debussy
  7. 7 Adagio for violin & orchestra in E major, K. 261 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Christian Tetzlaf (7:46)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Performed byGerman Chamber Philharmonic, Bremen
  8. 8 Violin Concerto, Op. 14: II. Andante - Samuel Barber & Elmar Oliveira (9:24)
    Composed bySamuel Barber
    Conducted byLeonard Slatkin
    Performed bySaint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Slatkin
  9. 9 Ellens Gesang III ("Ave Maria"), song for voice & piano, D. 839 (Op. 52/6) - Franz Schubert & Maxim Vengerov (5:49)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Conducted byVag Papian
    Performed byVag Papian, Virtuosi
  10. 10 The Lark Ascending, romance for violin & orchestra - Ralph Vaughan Williams & Hugh Bean (14:41)
    Composed byRalph Vaughan Williams
    Conducted byAdrian Boult
    Performed byAdrian Boult, New Philharmonia Orchestra
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Very Relaxing Music

    I like the music in this album a lot. The music is very relaxing and beautiful. Is is very helpful to listen to after a long stressful day or if you have trouble trouble falling asleep in the evening. It is also beautiful music for dinner guests.

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