Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Candide Overture
Leonard Bernstein 4:26
2 "Adagio Assai" (Second Movement from "Concerto in G Major for Piano & Orchestra")
Maurice Ravel 9:17
3 "Adagio" (Second Movement from "Concierto de Aranjuez")
Joaquín Rodrigo 10:21
4 "Glitter and Be Gay" (from Cadide)
Leonard Bernstein 5:48
5 "Variations on a Shaker Melody ("Simple Gifts" from Appalachian Spring)
Aaron Copland 3:26
6 "Gavotte" (from the "Classical" Symphony)
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 1:26
7 "Cattle" ("I RIde an Old Paint" from The Plow that Broke the Plains)
Virgil Thomson 2:38
8 Pavane
Gabriel Fauré 5:45
9 "Parade" from Divertissement
Jacques Ibert 1:40
10 Adagio for Strings
Samuel Barber 9:20
11 Irish Tune from County Derry ("Danny Boy")
Percy Grainger 4:08

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
David Burgess (track 3)
piano:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (track 2)
composer:
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (tracks 1, 4)
Percy Grainger (track 11)
Virgil Thomson (track 7)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1887) (track 8)
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев (Russian composer) (1917) (track 6)
Jacques Ibert (1929 – 1930) (track 9)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1929 – 1931) (track 2)
Samuel Barber (1936) (track 10)
Joaquín Rodrigo (Spanish composer and virtuoso pianist) (1939) (track 3)
Aaron Copland (American composer, composition teacher, writer, and conductor, 1900-1990) (1943 – 1944) (track 5)
conductor:
Richard Kapp (conductor) (tracks 1–11)
lyricist:
Richard Wilbur (track 4)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Virtuosi (tracks 1–11)
orchestrator:
Samuel Barber (1938) (track 10)
soprano vocals:
Maureen McGovern (tracks 4, 8)
premiered at:
[radio broadcast] (1938-11-05) (track 10)
arrangement of:
Pavane, op. 50 (for piano and chorus) (track 8)
arrangements:
Adagio assai from Piano Concerto in G major (for voices and piano, Williams) (track 2)
Adagio for Strings (arr. John O'Reilly for woodwind band) (track 10)
Adagio for Strings (Lee Jackson arrangement) (track 10)
Adagio for Strings (for organ, Strickland) (track 10)
Adagio for Strings (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Adagio for Strings (arr. Lucien Cailliet for clarinet choir) (track 10)
Agnus Dei (arr. Samuel Barber for chorus) (track 10)
Candide Overture (for band, Grundman) (track 1)
Candide: Overture (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio (for harp and orchestra, Rodrigo 1974) (track 3)
Irish Tune from County Derry (for unaccompanied choir) (track 11)
Irish Tune from County Derry (for piano solo) (track 11)
is based on:
Simple Gifts (track 5)
is the basis for:
later versions:
part of:
Candide (tracks 1, 4)
Concierto de Aranjuez (movement) (track 3)
Piano Concerto in G major (movement) (track 2)
Divertissement (track 9)
Appalachian Spring (suite for full orchestra, 1945) (track 5)
recording of:
Adagio for Strings (track 10)
Candide: Overture (track 1)
Pavane in F-sharp minor, op. 50 (for orchestra and (optional) chorus) (track 8)
version of:
Londonderry Air (track 11)