Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict, op. 27 Hector Berlioz 8:13
2 Harold in Italy (Symphony with Viola obbligato), op. 16: I. Harold in the Mountains. Scenes of melancholy, happiness and joy Hector Berlioz 15:59
3 Harold in Italy (Symphony with Viola obbligato), op. 16: II. Procession of Pilgrims singing the evening hymn Hector Berlioz 8:22
4 Harold in Italy (Symphony with Viola obbligato), op. 16: III. Serenade of an Abruzzi-mountaineer to his sweetheart Hector Berlioz 6:42
5 Harold in Italy (Symphony with Viola obbligato), op. 16: IV. The Brigand's Orgies. Reminiscenses of the preceding scenes Hector Berlioz 12:26
6 Sonata per la Gran Viola e Orchestra, op. 35: I. Introduzione. Larghetto - Recitativo a piacere Nicolò Paganini 3:18
7 Sonata per la Gran Viola e Orchestra, op. 35: II. Cantabile Andante Sostenuto Nicolò Paganini 3:16
8 Sonata per la Gran Viola e Orchestra, op. 35: III. Tema (Andantino) e variazioni I-III Nicolò Paganini 6:19

Credits

CD 1

viola:
David Aaron Carpenter (2011-04-13 – 2011-04-16) (tracks 2–8)
composer:
Hector Berlioz (composer) (1834) (tracks 2–5)
Niccolò Paganini (composer and violinist) (1834) (tracks 6–8)
Hector Berlioz (composer) (1862) (track 1)
conductor:
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (2011-04-13 – 2011-04-16) (tracks 1–8)
orchestra:
Helsingin kaupunginorkesteri (2011-04-13 – 2011-04-16) (tracks 1–8)
producer:
Seppo Siirala (tracks 1–8)
recording engineer:
Enno Mäemets (2011-04-13 – 2011-04-16) (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
Finlandia‐talo in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (2011-04-13 – 2011-04-16) (tracks 1–8)
arrangements:
Marche des pèlerins chantant la prière du soir, S. 473/1 (for solo piano, Liszt - early version) (track 3)
part of:
Harold en Italie, op. 16 (Symphonie en 4 parties avec un alto principal) (tracks 2–5)
recording of:
Béatrice et Bénédict: Overture (2011-04-13 – 2011-04-16) (track 1)

Release

design:Eduardo Nestor Gomez
executive producer:Reijo Kiilunen
booklet editor:Jean-Christophe Hausmann
photography:Jukka Lehtinen (photographer)
liner notes:Tully Potter
liner notes translator:Jaakko Mäntyjärvi
ASIN:UK: B005CCWKAY [info]
discography entry:http://www.ondine.net/?lid=en&cid=2.2&oid=4666 [info]