Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Canon
Johann Pachelbel 5:03
2 Largo (Xerxes)
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:58
3 "Air on a G String" From Suite no. 3
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:56
4 Adagio
Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni 4 8:08
5 Concerto de Aranjuez for Guitar and Orchestra: Allegro con Spirito
Joaquín Rodrigo 6:26
6 Concerto de Aranjuez for Guitar and Orchestra: Adagio
Joaquín Rodrigo 10:29
7 Concerto de Aranjuez for Guitar and Orchestra: Allegro Gentile
Joaquín Rodrigo 5:39
8 Excerpts From the Planet Suite, op. 32: Mars the Bringer of War
Gustav Holst 7:00
9 Excerpts From the Planet Suite, op. 32: Jupiter the Bringer of Jollity
Gustav Holst 7:03
10 Winter From the Four Seasons: Allegro non molto
Antonio Vivaldi 3:21
11 Winter From the Four Seasons: Largo
Antonio Vivaldi 2:12
12 Winter From the Four Seasons: Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 3:09

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Johann Pachelbel (composer) (track 1)
Antonio Vivaldi (1723) (tracks 10–12)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730) (track 3)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1737-12-26 – 1738-01-09) (track 2)
Gustav Holst (1914 – 1916) (tracks 8–9)
Joaquín Rodrigo (Spanish composer and virtuoso pianist) (1939) (tracks 5–7)
conductor:
William Boughton (conductor) (track 9)
José Serebrier (Uruguayan conductor and composer) (track 3)
orchestra:
The European Philharmonic Orchestra (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym, NOT the Austrian orchestra of the same name) (tracks 5–7)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 9)
arrangements:
Air de J.S. Bach (Suite in D) (for organ, Jongen) (track 3)
Air in D, BWV 1068 (arr. Heimer Sjöblom for organ) (track 3)
Air on a G String (Guitar + modern ensemble arr. Myers) (track 3)
Air on the G String (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 3)
Air on the G String (for violin & piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 3)
Canon and Gigue in D major, T. 377: I. Canon (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Canon and Gigue in D major: I. Canon (arr. Max Seiffert) (track 1)
Concierto de Aranjuez: I. Allegro con spirito (for harp and orchestra, Rodrigo 1974) (track 5)
Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio (for harp and orchestra, Rodrigo 1974) (track 6)
Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Concierto de Aranjuez: III. Allegro gentile (for harp and orchestra, Rodrigo 1974) (track 7)
Cosy (track 10)
Jupiter Hymn (excerpt from Jupiter/The Planets) (track 9)
Jupiter, The Bringer of Jollity (Arranged for organ) (track 9)
Largo from "Xerxes" (for violin, harp, organ and strings, arr. Hellmesberger) (track 2)
Mars (from The Planets) (for large brass ensemble, Sauer) (track 8)
Mars, The Bringer of War (Arranged for organ) (track 8)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (track 3)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 3)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for violin and piano, arr. Windsperger) (track 3)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano, Siloti) (track 3)
Orchestersuite no. 3 D-dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (arr. Nigel Kennedy, John Lenehan) (track 3)
Serse, HWV 40: Atto I. Arioso "Ombra mai fù" ("largo"; catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Serse, HWV 40: Atto I. Arioso “Ombra mai fù” (Serse) (for cello and orchestra) (track 2)
Solo Amore (track 3)
The Planets, op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War (for wind ensemble, Reed/McAlister) (track 8)
The Planets, op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War (for brass quintet and organ) (track 8)
The Planets, op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (for wind ensemble, Reed/McAlister) (track 9)
The Planets, op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (for brass quintet and organ) (track 9)
Winter (Abridged electronic derivative of Vivaldi's Winter) (track 10)
is the basis for:
Adagio (track 1)
Bach Aire (track 3)
Christmas Canon (original version) (track 1)
Concerto de Aranjuez: Adagio (Tomita arrangement) (track 6)
Crux fidelis (track 2)
Hammerheart (track 9)
Happy (track 1)
Joybringer (track 9)
Lemming 1 (Lemmings, Commodore 64) (track 1)
Lullaby (track 1)
Sanctus (track 1)
Sanctus II (track 1)
Simple Joy (track 1)
Spain (track 6)
Sweetest Love (track 3)
Viva! (track 10)
ジュピター (track 9)
蛹化の女 (track 1)
later translated versions:
Xerxès HWV 40 : Largo "Bois de lent oubli" (french version) (track 2)
later versions:
Canon in D, Mostly (track 1)
Thaxted (track 9)
V (track 10)
じゅぴにゃー (track 9)
orchestration of:
orchestrations:
Aria from Overture no. 3, BWV 1068 ("Air on the G-string", Stokowski orchestration) (track 3)
part of:
Concierto de Aranjuez (movement) (tracks 5–7)
The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32 (with “Pluto” by Colin Matthews) (tracks 8–9)
The Planets, op. 32 (original version) (tracks 8–9)
partial recording of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (tracks 2–3)
Prelude to Madness (track 8)