Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Liebesträum no. 3 in A-flat
Franz Liszt 5:27
2 Romeo and Juliet: Fantasy Overture (excerpt)
Peter Tchaikovsky 3:22
3 The Planets: Venus, the Bringer of Peace
Gustav Holst 9:42
4 Porgy and Bess: “Bess You Is My Woman Now”
George Gershwin 3:18
5 The Marriage of Figaro: “Voi che sapete”
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:54
6 Salut d’amour, op. 12
Edward Elgar 3:00
7 Goyescas: The Lover and the Nightingale
Enrique Granados 7:43
8 Scheherezade, op. 35: The Young Prince and the Young Princess
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov 10:54
9 Double Violin Concerto in D minor, BWV 1062: II.
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:33
10 L’elisir d’amore: “Una furtiva lagrima”
Gaetano Donizetti 5:00
11 Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: III.
Johannes Brahms 6:05
12 Pelléas et Mélissande, op. 80: Sicilienne
Gabriel Fauré 3:10
13 Piano Concerto no. 2: II.
Sergei Rachmaninov 10:51

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1900-12-15) (tracks 13, 13)
violin:
薛偉 (violinist) (track 4)
piano:
Paul Crossley (pianist) (track 1)
Pamela Nicholson (track 4)
Jorge Luis Prats (track 13)
Thomas Rajna (track 7)
piano and violin arranger:
Jascha Heifetz (track 4)
arranger:
Franz Liszt (track 1)
Edward Elgar (1888) (track 6)
composer:
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (track 12)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 4)
Enrique Granados (track 7)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1736) (track 9)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1786) (track 5)
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (1832) (track 10)
Franz Liszt (1850) (track 1)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1869) (track 2)
Johannes Brahms (1883) (track 11)
Edward Elgar (1888) (track 6)
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов (1900 – 1901-04) (tracks 13, 13)
Gustav Holst (1914 – 1916) (track 3)
conductor:
William Boughton (track 8)
Enrique Bátiz (tracks 12–13)
Andrew Greenwood (track 5)
Marek Janowski (conductor) (track 11)
尾高 忠明 (track 2)
Ross Pople (tracks 3, 6)
Robin Stapleton (conductor) (track 10)
dedicated to:
Милий Алексеевич Балакирев (Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev) (track 2)
librettist:
Lorenzo Da Ponte (track 5)
orchestra:
London Festival Orchestra ('house orchestra' of Decca Records, associated since 1980 with conductor Ross Pople) (track 3)
London Festival Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 6)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 5, 8)
revised by:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1870) (track 2)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880) (track 2)
solo violin:
Oscar Shumsky (track 9)
John Tunnell (violinist) (track 9)
soprano vocals:
Lesley Garrett (track 5)
vocals:
Tito Beltrán (track 10)
premiered at:
The Crystal Palace in London, England, United Kingdom (1889-11-11) (track 6)
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 42) (track 2)
arrangement of:
O lieb, so lang du lieben kannst, S. 298/2 (second version) (track 1)
Salut d'Amour, op. 12 (for violin and piano) (track 6)
arrangements:
Cherubino (Two Arias from The Marriage of Figaro): Voi che sapete (for violin and piano, Castelnuovo-Tedesco) (track 5)
Goyescas, H.64, No. 4: Quejas o la maja y el ruiseñor (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
L'elisir d'amore: Atto II. Romanza "Una furtiva lagrima" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Pelléas et Mélisande, op. 80: III. Sicilienne (arr. Louis Robilliard for organ) (track 12)
Romeo and Juliet, TH 42, ČW 39 (for piano four hands, Nadezhda Purgold) (track 2)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: III. Poco allegretto (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 11)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: III. Un poco allegretto (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 11)
The Planets, op. 32: II. Venus, the Bringer of Peace (for brass quintet and organ) (track 3)
Venus, The Bringer of Peace (Arranged for organ) (track 3)
宇宙めぐり (track 3)
is the basis for:
All by Myself (track 13)
Liebesträume (german vocals) (track 1)
Preghiera (track 13)
later translated versions:
Salut d'Amour (Swedish translation by Carl Gehrman) (track 6)
人知れぬ涙 (track 10)
orchestration of:
orchestrations:
part of:
The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32 (with "Pluto" by Colin Matthews) (track 3)
The Planets, op. 32 (original version) (track 3)
Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18 (movement) (tracks 13, 13)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90 (movement) (track 11)
Goyescas, H.64 (piano suite) (track 7)
partial recording of:
Romeo and Juliet, TH 42, ČW 39 (1880 version, commonly performed) (track 2)
recording of:
Porgy and Bess: Bess, You Is My Woman Now (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track 4)
Salut d'Amour, op. 12 (for orchestra) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
revision of:
Romeo and Juliet (1870, rarely performed) (track 2)

Release Group

part of: In Classical Mood