Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Méditation
Jules Massenet 5:41
2 Romance no. 1 in G major, op. 40
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:19
3 Romance no. 2 in F major, op. 50
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:46
4 Liebesfreud
Fritz Kreisler 3:23
5 Liebesleid
Fritz Kreisler 3:30
6 Schön Rosmarin
Fritz Kreisler 2:09
7 Capricci per violino solo, op. 1: VI. Lento (in G minor)
Niccolò Paganini 4:32
8 Capricci per violino solo, op. 1: XVII. Sostenuto – Andante (in E-flat major)
Niccolò Paganini 3:35
9 Rondo “La campanella” (Finale of the Violin Concerto no. 2)
Niccolò Paganini 8:54
10 Capricci per violino solo, op. 1: I. Andante (in E major)
Niccolò Paganini 1:47
11 Capricci per violino solo, op. 1: IX. Allegretto (in E major)
Niccolò Paganini 3:23
12 Capricci per violino solo, op. 1: XXIV. Tema – Quasi Presto – Variazioni – Finale (in A minor)
Niccolò Paganini 4:24
13 Sonata in G minor, op. 1 no. 4 “Il trillo del diavolo”: I. Larghetto affettuoso
Giuseppe Tartini 2:52
14 Sonata in G minor, op. 1 no. 4 “Il trillo del diavolo”: II. Allegro
Giuseppe Tartini 2:52
15 Sonata in G minor, op. 1 no. 4 “Il trillo del diavolo”: III. Grave
Giuseppe Tartini 1:02
16 Sonata in G minor, op. 1 no. 4 “Il trillo del diavolo”: IV. Allegro assai
Giuseppe Tartini 7:27
Medium 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Chaconne in D minor
Johann Sebastian Bach 14:32
2 Sonata for Piano and Violin no. 5 in F major, op. 24 ”Spring”: I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:41
3 Sonata for Piano and Violin no. 5 in F major, op. 24 ”Spring”: II. Adagio molto espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:05
4 Sonata for Piano and Violin no. 5 in F major, op. 24 ”Spring”: III. Scherzo. Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:21
5 Sonata for Piano and Violin no. 5 in F major, op. 24 ”Spring”: IV. Rondo. Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:43
6 Sonata for Piano and Violin in A major: I. Allegretto moderato
César Franck 5:59
7 Sonata for Piano and Violin in A major: II. Allegro
César Franck 7:58
8 Sonata for Piano and Violin in A major: III. Recitativo-Fantasia. Ben moderato
César Franck 7:20
9 Sonata for Piano and Violin in A major: IV. Allegretto poco mosso
César Franck 6:44
10 Tzigane
Maurice Ravel 9:46

Credits

Medium 1

recorded in:
violin:
Arthur Grumiaux (Belgian violinist) (tracks 4–6, 14–16)
Arthur Grumiaux (Belgian violinist) (1956-07) (track 13)
Salvatore Accardo (violinist and conductor) (1975-01) (track 9)
Salvatore Accardo (violinist and conductor) (1977-05) (tracks 7–8, 10–12)
Nigel Kennedy (violinist) (1983-12) (track 1)
piano:
Riccardo Castagnone (tracks 14–16)
István Hajdu (pianist) (tracks 4–6)
Riccardo Castagnone (1956-07) (track 13)
arranger:
Fritz Kreisler (violinist / composer) (track 13)
balance engineer:
Harald Baudis (1961-02) (tracks 2–3)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1977-05) (tracks 7–8, 10–12)
composer:
Niccolò Paganini (composer and violinist) (tracks 7–8, 10–12)
Giuseppe Tartini (tracks 13, 13–16)
Fritz Kreisler (violinist / composer) (tracks 4–6)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798) (track 3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800 – 1802) (track 2)
Niccolò Paganini (composer and violinist) (1826) (track 9)
Jules Massenet (French Romantic composer) (1894) (track 1)
conductor:
Eugene Goossens (1961-02) (tracks 2–3)
Charles Dutoit (conductor) (1975-01) (track 9)
Richard Bonynge (conductor and pianist) (1983-12) (track 1)
engineer:
Klaus Scheibe (editor/engineer) (track 9)
orchestra:
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (1961-02) (tracks 2–3)
London Philharmonic Orchestra (1975-01) (track 9)
National Philharmonic Orchestra (of London, mostly film music) (1983-12) (track 1)
producer:
James Mallinson (producer) (track 1)
Werner Mayer (classical producer) (tracks 7–12)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (tracks 2–3)
solo violin:
David Oistrakh (violinist) (1961-02) (tracks 2–3)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1962) (track 3)
The Decca Record Company Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1992) (track 1)
publisher:
Schott Music International (publisher; do not use as label) (tracks 4–5)
recorded at:
Brent Town Hall (Wembley Town Hall) in Brent, London, England, United Kingdom (1961-02) (tracks 2–3)
Barking Town Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1975-01) (track 9)
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1977-05) (tracks 7–8, 10–12)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1983-12) (track 1)
part of:
arrangements:
Caprice no. 24 in A minor (for violin and piano, arr. Auer) (track 12)
La campanella (for violin and piano, Kreisler) (track 9)
Liebesfreud (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Liebesfreud (for string quartet, Leidzén) (track 4)
Liebesleid (for string quartet, Leidzén) (track 5)
Liebesleid (for flute and piano, Sinkova) (track 5)
Liebesleid (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Meditation from Thaïs (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Meditation from Thaïs (for trumpet and orchestra, arr. Nakariakov) (track 1)
Meditation from Thaïs (for orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 1)
Meditation from Thaïs (for violin and piano, arr. Marsick) (track 1)
Romance (track 3)
Romance for Violin and Orchestra no. 1 in G major, op. 40 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Schön Rosmarin (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Niccolo’s Waltz (track 12)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43 (for piano and orchestra) (track 12)
Variations (track 12)
later versions:
Liebesleid (vocal version "Die Liebe kommt, die Liebe geht") (track 5)
Sonata in G minor "The Devil's Trill": I. Larghetto (for flute and piano, Sinkova) (track 13)
part of:
Alt-Wiener Tanzweisen (for violin and piano) (tracks 4–6)
Thaïs: Acte II (track 1)
Violin Sonata in G minor, "The Devil's Trill" (arr. F. Kreisler for violin and piano) (track 13)
24 Caprices for Solo Violin, op. 1 (tracks 7–8, 10–12)
recording of:
Liebesfreud (for violin and piano) (track 4)
Liebesleid (for violin and piano) (track 5)
Schön Rosmarin (for violin and piano) (track 6)
Violin Sonata in G minor, "The Devil's Trill": I. Larghetto (arr. F. Kreisler for violin and piano) (1956-07) (track 13)

Medium 2

violin:
Henryk Szeryng (violinist) (1967-07) (track 1)
Itzhak Perlman (violinist and conductor) (1968-10) (tracks 6–9)
Gidon Kremer (violinist) (1987-03) (tracks 2–5)
Gil Shaham (violinist) (1989-06) (track 10)
piano:
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1968-10) (tracks 6–9)
Gerhard Oppitz (pianist) (1989-06) (track 10)
grand piano:
Martha Argerich (1987-03) (tracks 2–5)
balance engineer:
Klaus Scheibe (editor/engineer) (tracks 2–5)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1717 – 1723) (track 1)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800 – 1801) (tracks 2–5)
César Franck (Belgian-born French composer) (1886) (tracks 6–9)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1922 – 1924) (track 10)
dedicated to:
Jelly d'Arányi (track 10)
editor:
Rainer Maillard (tracks 2–5)
executive producer:
Hanno Rinke (tracks 2–5)
producer:
James Mallinson (producer) (tracks 6–9)
Vittorio Negri (conductor) (track 1)
Wolfgang Stengel (tracks 2–5)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1987-03) (tracks 2–5)
Alter Herkulessaal (Banquet hall, destroyed 1944; rebuilt 1959) in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1989-06) (track 10)
part of:
arrangements:
Chaconne for piano and violin (after chaconne BWV 1004, Schumann) (track 1)
Chaconne from Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 (orchestrated by Casella) (track 1)
Chaconne from Partita, BWV 1004 (for organ, Messerer) (track 1)
Chaconne, BWV 1004, KiV B24 (for piano, Busoni) (track 1)
Ciaconna (ed. Prof. Helga Thoene) (track 1)
Five Studies, anh. Ia/1: 5. Chaconne by J. S. Bach (Brahms arr. for left hand of Partita BWV 1004) (track 1)
Sonata for Cello and Piano in A major: II. Allegro (arranged by Delsart) (track 7)
Sonata for Piano and Violin in A major: I. Allegro ben moderato (transcription for Piano by Cortot) (track 6)
Sonata for Piano and Violin in A major: II. Allegro (transcription for Piano by Cortot) (track 7)
Sonata for Piano and Violin in A major: IV. Allegretto poco mosso (transcription for Piano by Cortot) (track 9)
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major: II. Allegro (for flute and piano, Rampal) (track 7)
Sonata in A major: I. Allegretto ben moderato (for saxophone and piano, Bornkamp) (track 6)
Sonata in A major: II. Allegro (for saxophone and piano, Bornkamp) (track 7)
Sonata in A major: III. Recitativo – Fantasia (for saxophone and piano, Bornkamp) (track 8)
Sonata in A major: IV. Allegretto poco mosso (for saxophone and piano, Bornkamp) (track 9)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne (for piano solo, Siloti) (track 1)
orchestrations:
Chaconne (arr. Mendelssohn, Milone) (track 1)
Chaconne from Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 (Raff orchestration) (track 1)
Chaconne in D minor (Stokowski orchestration) (track 1)
Partita in D-minor, BWV 1004: Chaconne (Saito orchestration) (track 1)
Tzigane (for violin and orchestra) (track 10)
part of:
recording of:
Tzigane (for violin and piano) (track 10)

Release

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