Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto No. 21, K.467: II. Andante [Excerpt]
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:22
2 Serenade No. 13 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik", K.525 - II. Romanze
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:49
3 "Moonlight" Sonata No. 14, Op. 27 No. 2, : I. Adagio sostenuto [Excerpt]
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:59
4 Horn Concerto No. 4 K.495: II. Romanza (Andante cantabile)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:46
5 "Un' aura amorosa" (aus così fan tutte)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:46
6 Piano Sonata No. 8, Op. 13, "Pathétique" - II. Adagio cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 5 5:36
7 Violin Concerto, Op. 64: II. Andante [Excerpt]
Felix Mendelssohn 4:31
8 Clarinet Concerto, K.622: II. Adagio
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 6:38
9 Song Without Words, Op. 62 No. 6, 'Spring Song'
Felix Mendelssohn 2:42
10 Violin Concerto No. 1, Op. 26 - II. Adagio
Max Bruch 4:25
11 Nocturne (from A Midsummer Night's Dream)
Felix Mendelssohn 5:54
12 The Blue Danube - Waltz, Op. 314 [Excerpt]
Johann Strauss II 3:49
13 Wedding March (from A Midsummer Night's Dream)
Felix Mendelssohn 5:35

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1867-02-15) (track 12)
violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (tracks 7, 10)
Efrem Kurtz (track 7)
piano:
Daniel Adni (track 9)
Stephen Hough (pianist) (track 1)
Moura Lympany (pianist) (track 3)
Stephen Kovacevich (classical pianist, aka Stephen Bishop) (1997-05) (track 6)
bass clarinet:
Sabine Meyer (1990) (track 8)
horn:
Radovan Vlatković (1985-11-07 – 1985-11-09) (track 4)
balance engineer:
Mark Vigars (engineer) (1985-11-07 – 1985-11-09) (track 4)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (track 5)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1785 – 1785-03-09) (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1786) (track 4)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1787) (tracks 2, 2)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1791-09-28 – 1791-10-07) (track 8)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798) (tracks 6, 6)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801) (track 3)
Felix Mendelssohn (1838 – 1844) (track 7)
Felix Mendelssohn (1842) (tracks 11, 13)
Felix Mendelssohn (1842 – 1844) (track 9)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1866) (track 12)
Max Bruch (1866 – 1867) (tracks 10, 10)
conductor:
Yehudi Menuhin (track 7)
Bernard Haitink (track 5)
Herbert von Karajan (track 12)
Efrem Kurtz (track 7)
Charles Mackerras (Australian conductor) (track 11)
Walter Süsskind (track 10)
Jeffrey Tate (conductor) (track 13)
Bryden Thomson (track 1)
Jeffrey Tate (conductor) (1985-11-07 – 1985-11-09) (track 4)
Hans Vonk (1990) (track 8)
dedicated to:
engineer:
Christopher Parker (classical recording and balance engineer, active from 1950s) (track 2)
librettist:
Lorenzo Da Ponte (track 5)
orchestra:
Hallé Orchestra (track 1)
New Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 7, 10)
English Chamber Orchestra (1985-11-07 – 1985-11-09) (track 4)
Staatskapelle Dresden (1990) (track 8)
producer:
Christopher Bishop (conductor/producer) (track 2)
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI) (track 4)
tenor vocals:
John Aler (track 5)
vocals:
John Aler (track 5)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1985-11-07 – 1985-11-09) (track 4)
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1997-05) (track 6)
part of:
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 314) (track 12)
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 467) (track 1)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 467) (track 1)
arrangements:
An der schönen, blauen Donau, op. 314 (for piano, by Cziffra) (track 12)
Concerto for Piano no. 21 in C major, K. 467 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Concerto for Piano no. 21 in C major, K. 467 (for piano and string quintet, Lachner) (track 1)
Concerto for Piano no. 21 in C major, K. 467: II. Andante (for piano and string quintet, Lachner) (tracks 1, 1)
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra no. 1 in G minor, op. 26: II. Adagio (catch all for arrangements) (tracks 10, 10)
Lied ohne Worte A-Dur, op. 62 Nr. 6 (for violin and piano, Hermann) (track 9)
Lied ohne Worte A-Dur, op. 62 Nr. 6 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Wedding March from "A Midsummer Night's Dream" (for organ, Woods) (track 13)
is the basis for:
An der schönen blauen Donau (Comedian Harmonists version) (track 12)
Beethoven (track 6)
Concerto (track 6)
Great Expectations (track 6)
Interludio (track 6)
Mephistopheles (track 3)
Moonlight (The Piano Guys) (track 3)
Overture (track 3)
Red Danube (track 12)
Sex'n fax (tracks 1, 1)
Song Sung Blue (track 1)
The Blue Danube (Spike Jones version) (track 12)
The Silent League (track 6)
This Night (track 6)
What Is Eternal (track 3)
こころ (track 6)
月光 (Mondscheinsonate+drumloops) (track 3)
later versions:
River of Light (track 12)
orchestrations:
Chanson du printemps (orchestrated by Guiraud) (track 9)
Moonlight Sonata (orch. Stokowski) (track 3)
part of:
Lieder ohne Worte, op. 62 (for piano) (track 9)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (tracks 3, 6, 8)

Release

ASIN: US: B0066N2R6K [info]