Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Trio Sonata in F major, Z 810 "Golden Sonata": I. Allegro
Henry Purcell 1:58
2 Trio Sonata in F major, Z 810 "Golden Sonata": II. Adagio
Henry Purcell 2:28
3 Trio Sonata in F major, Z 810 "Golden Sonata": III. Canzona
Henry Purcell 2:01
4 Trio Sonata in F major, Z 810 "Golden Sonata": IV. Grave
Henry Purcell 1:40
5 Trio Sonata in F major, Z 810 "Golden Sonata": V. Allegro
Henry Purcell 1:31
6 Trio Sonata in G minor, Op. 2 No. 8: I. Andante
Georg Friedrich Händel 5:10
7 Trio Sonata in G minor, Op. 2 No. 8: II. Allegro
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:22
8 Trio Sonata in G minor, Op. 2 No. 8: III. Largo
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:47
9 Trio Sonata in G minor, Op. 2 No. 8: IV. Allegro
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:16
10 Concerto for 2 Violins and Strings in D minor, BWV 1043: I. Vivace
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:15
11 Concerto for 2 Violins and Strings in D minor, BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto
Johann Sebastian Bach 7:37
12 Concerto for 2 Violins and Strings in D minor, BWV 1043: III. Allegro
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:37
13 Duo for 2 violins in G major: I. Allegro
Giovanni Battista Viotti 3:27
14 Duo for 2 violins in G major: II. Andante
Giovanni Battista Viotti 2:49
15 Duo for 2 violins in G major: III. Allegretto
Giovanni Battista Viotti 2:49
16 Violin Sonata in A major: I. Allegretto ben moderato
César Franck 5:48
17 Violin Sonata in A major: II. Allegro
César Franck 8:28
18 Violin Sonata in A major: III. Recitative - Fantasia. Ben moderato
César Franck 7:49
19 Violin Sonata in A major: IV. Allegretto con poco mosso
César Franck 6:26
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Violin Sonata No. 40 in B-flat major, K. 454: I. Largo – Allegro
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 6:11
2 Violin Sonata No. 40 in B-flat major, K. 454: II. Andante
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 8:26
3 Violin Sonata No. 40 in B-flat major, K. 454: III. Allegretto
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 7:01
4 Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, K. 478: I. Allegro
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 10:46
5 Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, K. 478: II. Andante
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 7:28
6 Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, K. 478: III. Rondeau. Allegro moderato
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 7:21
7 Piano Trio in E-flat major, Op. 70 No. 2: I. Poco sostenuto - Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:29
8 Piano Trio in E-flat major, Op. 70 No. 2: II. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:30
9 Piano Trio in E-flat major, Op. 70 No. 2: III. Allegretto ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:52
10 Piano Trio in E-flat major, Op. 70 No. 2: IV. Finale (Allegro)
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:05
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Violin Sonata in F major, Op. 8: I. Allegro con brio
Edvard Grieg 7:55
2 Violin Sonata in F major, Op.8: II. Allegro quasi andantino
Edvard Grieg 5:01
3 Violin Sonata in F major, Op.8: III. Allegro molto vivace
Edvard Grieg 7:04
4 Violin Sonata in G major, Op.13: I. Lento doloroso - Poco Allegro
Edvard Grieg 8:39
5 Violin Sonata in G major, Op.13: II. Allegretto tranquillo
Edvard Grieg 5:44
6 Violin Sonata in G major, Op.13: III. Allegro animato
Edvard Grieg 5:30
7 Violin Sonata in C minor, Op.45: I. Allegro molto ed appassionato
Edvard Grieg 9:54
8 Violin Sonata in C minor, Op. 45: II. Allegretto espressivo alla romanza
Edvard Grieg 6:37
9 Violin Sonata in C minor, Op. 45: III. Allegro animato
Edvard Grieg 7:25
10 Duo for 2 violins in G minor, Op. 67 No. 3: II. Allegro
Louis Spohr 5:56
11 Duo for 2 violins in D major, Op.67 No. 2: III. Rondo
Louis Spohr 5:23
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Concert for Violin, Piano and String Quartet in D major, Op. 21: I. Décidé
Ernest Chausson 15:22
2 Concert for Violin, Piano and String Quartet in D major, Op. 21: II. Sicilienne (pas vite)
Ernest Chausson 4:42
3 Concert for Violin, Piano and String Quartet in D major, Op. 21: III. Grave
Ernest Chausson 10:50
4 Concert for Violin, Piano and String Quartet in D major, Op. 21: IV. Très animé
Ernest Chausson 11:16
5 Suite No. 1 for Solo Violin
Ernest Bloch 10:46
6 Polyptyque for Violin and 2 Small Chamber Orchestras: I. Image des Rameaux
Frank Martin 3:42
7 Polyptyque for Violin and 2 Small Chamber Orchestras: II. Image de la Chambre haute
Frank Martin 6:34
8 Polyptyque for Violin and 2 Small Chamber Orchestras: III. Image de Juda
Frank Martin 2:06
9 Polyptyque for Violin and 2 Small Chamber Orchestras: IV. Image de Gethsémani
Frank Martin 4:14
10 Polyptyque for Violin and 2 Small Chamber Orchestras: V. Image du jugement
Frank Martin 4:06
11 Polyptyque for Violin and 2 Small Chamber Orchestras: VI. Image de la Glorification
Frank Martin 4:40
CD 5
# Title Rating Length
1 Interview of Yehudi Menuhin with Frédéric Lodéon
23:24

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (1953-10-14 – 1953-10-15) (tracks 10–12)
Gioconda de Vito (1953-10-14 – 1953-10-15) (tracks 10–12)
Yehudi Menuhin (1955-05-22) (tracks 16–19)
Yehudi Menuhin (1955-12-06) (tracks 1–9, 13–15)
Gioconda de Vito (1955-12-06) (tracks 1–9, 13–15)
cello:
John Shinebourne (1955-12-06) (tracks 1–9)
piano:
Louis Kentner (1955-05-22) (tracks 16–19)
harpsichord:
Raymond Leppard (1955-12-06) (tracks 1–9)
composer:
Frank Martin (classical composer) (tracks 13–15)
Giovanni Battista Viotti (tracks 13–15)
Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (1683) (tracks 1–5)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1730 – 1731) (tracks 10–12)
César Franck (1886) (tracks 16–19)
conductor:
Anthony Bernard (1953-10-14 – 1953-10-15) (tracks 10–12)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1953-10-14 – 1953-10-15) (tracks 10–12)
arrangements:
BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto (catch all for arrangements) (track 11)
Sonata for Cello and Piano in A major: I. Allegretto (arranged by Delsart) (track 16)
Sonata for Cello and Piano in A major: II. Allegro (arranged by Delsart) (track 17)
Sonata for Piano and Violin in A major: I. Allegro ben moderato (transcription for Piano by Cortot) (track 16)
Sonata for Piano and Violin in A major: II. Allegro (transcription for Piano by Cortot) (track 17)
Sonata for Piano and Violin in A major: IV. Allegretto poco mosso (transcription for Piano by Cortot) (track 19)
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major: II. Allegro (for flute and piano, Rampal) (track 17)
Sonata in A major: I. Allegretto ben moderato (for saxophone and piano, Bornkamp) (track 16)
Sonata in A major: II. Allegro (for saxophone and piano, Bornkamp) (track 17)
Sonata in A major: III. Recitativo – Fantasia (for saxophone and piano, Bornkamp) (track 18)
Sonata in A major: IV. Allegretto poco mosso (for saxophone and piano, Bornkamp) (track 19)
is the basis for:
Vivace (track 10)
part of:
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, M. 8 (movement) (tracks 16–19)
recording of:
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: I. Vivace (1953-10-14 – 1953-10-15) (track 10)
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: III. Allegro (1953-10-14 – 1953-10-15) (track 12)

CD 2

violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (1952-09-22 – 1952-09-23) (tracks 1–3)
Yehudi Menuhin (1964-12-15 – 1964-12-16) (tracks 7–10)
Yehudi Menuhin (1966-07-23) (tracks 4–6)
cello:
Maurice Gendron (1964-12-15 – 1964-12-16) (tracks 7–10)
Gaspar Cassadó (1966-07-23) (tracks 4–6)
viola:
Walter Gerhardt (1966-07-23) (tracks 4–6)
piano:
Louis Kentner (1952-09-22 – 1952-09-23) (tracks 1–3)
Hephzibah Menuhin (1964-12-15 – 1964-12-16) (tracks 7–10)
傅聰 (1966-07-23) (tracks 4–6)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 1–3)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1785) (tracks 4–6)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808) (tracks 7–10)
part of:
Quartet for Piano no. 1 in G minor, K. 478 (movement) (tracks 4–6)
recording of:
Quartet for Piano no. 1 in G minor, K. 478: I. Allegro (revised version, commonly recorded) (1966-07-23) (track 4)
revision of:
Quartet for Piano no. 1 in G minor, K. 478: I. (original version, rarely recorded) (track 4)

CD 3

violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (1955-10-09 – 1955-10-11) (tracks 1–9)
Yehudi Menuhin (1955-12-06) (tracks 10–11)
Gioconda de Vito (1955-12-06) (tracks 10–11)
piano:
Robert Levin (Norwegian pianist) (1955-10-09 – 1955-10-11) (tracks 1–9)
composer:
Louis Spohr (tracks 10–11)
Edvard Grieg (– 1865-06) (tracks 1–3)
Edvard Grieg (1867) (tracks 4–6)
Edvard Grieg (1887) (tracks 7–9)
is the basis for:
Allegretto in E minor (for cello and piano) (track 8)
part of:
recording of:

CD 4

violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (1954-11-28) (tracks 1–4)
Yehudi Menuhin (1974-09-05 – 1974-09-06) (tracks 6–11)
Yehudi Menuhin (1975-04-16) (track 5)
strings:
Quatuor Pascal (1954-11-28) (tracks 1–4)
piano:
Louis Kentner (1954-11-28) (tracks 1–4)
composer:
Ernest Bloch (composer) (track 5)
Frank Martin (classical composer) (tracks 6–11)
Ernest Chausson (1889 – 1891) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Edmond de Stoutz (1974-09-05 – 1974-09-06) (tracks 6–11)
orchestra:
Menuhin Festival Orchestra (1974-09-05 – 1974-09-06) (tracks 6–11)
Zürcher Kammerorchester (1974-09-05 – 1974-09-06) (tracks 6–11)
part of:
Polyptyque (tracks 6–11)
recording of:
Suite no. 1 for Solo Violin (1975-04-16) (track 5)