Annotation

Annotation last modified on 2014-09-30 09:50 .

Tracklist

CD 1: 1897-1907
CD 2: 1908-1917
CD 3: 1918-1927
CD 4: 1928-1937
CD 5: 1938-1947
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Overture “La scala di seta”
Gioachino Rossini 6:10
2 Cello Suite no. 1 in G “Prelude”
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:31
3 Mazurka no. 5 in B-flat
Frédéric Chopin 2:14
4 Schön Rosmarin
Fritz Kreisler 2:03
5 Scherzo (A Midsummer Night’s Dream)
Felix Mendelssohn 4:14
6 La Paloma
Sebastián Yradier 3:28
7 Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:34
8 Esultate! (Otello)
Giuseppe Verdi 1:14
9 Overture “Ruins of Athens”
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:41
10 Absence (Les Nuits D’Ete)
Hector Berlioz 4:37
11 O My Beloved Father (Gianni Schicchi)
Giacomo Puccini 2:31
12 Pizzicato Polka
Johann Strauss II 3:04
13 Rejoice Greatly, o Daughter of Zion (Messiah)
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:48
14 Nessun dorma (Turandot)
Giacomo Puccini 3:24
15 Violin Concerto in D minor: 3rd Movement
Johannes Brahms 7:44
16 Le Cygne
Camille Saint‐Saëns 3:12
17 Overture “Le nozze di Figaro”
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:54
18 The Plough Boyk
[unknown] 2:07
19 Ritorna vincitor (Aida)
Giuseppe Verdi 6:05
20 Addio Mignon, fa core! (Mignon)
Ambroise Thomas 3:11
21 Non più andrai (Le nozze di Figaro)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:22
CD 6: 1948-1957
CD 7: 1958-1967
CD 8: 1968-1977
CD 9: 1978-1987
CD 10: 1988-1997
CD 11: A Documentary History of EMI Classics

Credits

CD 5: 1938-1947

recorded in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1938-06-02) (track 2)
violin:
Ginette Neveu (1946-08) (track 15)
cello:
Pablo Casals (cellist, aka. Pablo Casals) (1938-06-02) (track 2)
piano:
Dame Myra Hess (track 7)
piano arranger:
Dame Myra Hess (track 7)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 2, 7)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1786) (track 17)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1811) (track 9)
Johannes Brahms (1878) (track 15)
conductor:
Herbert von Karajan (track 17)
Исай Добровейн (1946-08) (track 15)
engineer:
M. Cailly (engineer) (track 2)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1946-08) (track 15)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492: Overture (catch-all for arrangements) (track 17)
Suite no. 1 G-Dur, BWV 1007: I. Prélude (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Suite no. 1 in G major, BWV 1007: I. Prélude (arr. Joachim Raff for piano) (track 2)
Suite no. 1 in G major, BWV 1007: I. Prélude (for viola, arr. Rowland-Jones) (track 2)
Suite no. 1 in G major, BWV 1007: I. Prélude (arr. Frans Brüggen for recorder) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Anthem (track 2)
Mozart/Figaro (track 17)
Proof (track 2)
The Cello Song (track 2)
part of:
recording of:
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desire, from BWV 147 (for piano, Myra Hess) (track 7)