Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Mastersingers Of Nuremberg: Act 1: Prelude
Richard Wagner 11:10
2 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: Enigma: Andante
Edward Elgar 1:25
3 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: I. L'Istesso Tempo
Edward Elgar 1:38
4 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: II. Allegro
Edward Elgar 0:43
5 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: III. Allegretto
Edward Elgar 1:18
6 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: IV. Allegro di molto
Edward Elgar 0:29
7 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: V. Moderato
Edward Elgar 1:57
8 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: VI. Andantino
Edward Elgar 1:14
9 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: VII. Presto
Edward Elgar 0:57
10 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: VIII. Allegretto
Edward Elgar 1:38
11 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: IX. Adagio
Edward Elgar 3:22
12 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: X. Intermezzo: Allegretto
Edward Elgar 2:09
13 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: XI. Allegro di molto
Edward Elgar 0:51
14 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: XII. Andante
Edward Elgar 2:40
15 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: XIII. Romanza (***): Moderato
Edward Elgar 2:36
16 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: XIV. Finale: Allegro-Presto
Edward Elgar 5:05
17 Ma mere l'oye, 5 pieces enfantines: I. Pavane de la belle au bois dormant (Lent)
Maurice Ravel 1:36
18 Ma mere l'oye, 5 pieces enfantines: II. Petit poucet (Tres modere)
Maurice Ravel 3:18
19 Ma mere l'oye, 5 pieces enfantines: III. Laideronnette, imperatrice des pagodes (Mouvement de marche)
Maurice Ravel 3:29
20 Ma mere l'oye, 5 pieces enfantines: IV. Les entretiens de la belle et de la bete (Mouvement de valse mode)
Maurice Ravel 3:47
21 Ma mere l'oye, 5 pieces enfantines: V. Le jardin feerique (Lent et grave)
Maurice Ravel 3:38
22 Symphony no. 2 'Resurrection': I. Allegro maestoso
Gustav Mahler 21:13
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 2 'Resurrection': II. Andante moderato
Gustav Mahler 10:19
2 Symphony no. 2 'Resurrection': III. (Scherzo) in ruhig fliessender bewegung
Gustav Mahler 11:21
3 Symphony no. 2 'Resurrection': IV. 'Urlicht'. Sehr feierlich, aber schlicht 'o roschen rot'
Gustav Mahler 4:46
4 Symphony no. 2 'Resurrection': V. Im tempo des scherzos. Wild herausfahrend
Gustav Mahler 5:56
5 Symphony no. 2 'Resurrection': V. Wieder sehr breit
Gustav Mahler 2:47
6 Symphony no. 2 'Resurrection': V. Molto ritenuto. Maestoso
Gustav Mahler 4:14
7 Symphony no. 2 'Resurrection': V. Wieder zuruckhaltend
Gustav Mahler 6:16
8 Symphony no. 2 'Resurrection': V. Langsam. Misterioso 'aufersteh'n, ja aufersteh'n wirst du'
Gustav Mahler 6:21
9 Symphony no. 2 'Resurrection': V. Etwas bewegter 'o glaube, mein herz, o glaube'
Gustav Mahler 3:07
10 Symphony no. 2 'Resurrection': V. Mit aufschwung, aber nicht eilen 'o schmerz, du alldurchdringer
Gustav Mahler 4:35
11 Madama Butterfly: Act I. Conclusion: 'Quest' Obi pomposa di scioglier mi tarda'
Giacomo Puccini 1:59
12 Madama Butterfly: Conclusion of Act I: 'Bimba dagli occhi pieni di Malia'
Giacomo Puccini 3:46
13 Madama Butterfly: Conclusion of Act I: 'Vogliatemi bene, un bene Piccolino'
Giacomo Puccini 7:51

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Robert Fine (1956-06-21 – 1956-06-23) (tracks 2–16)
composer:
Gustav Mahler (1888 – 1894) (track 22)
Edward Elgar (1899) (tracks 2–16)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1908 – 1910) (tracks 17–21)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (1909 – 1910) (track 1)
conductor:
Sir John Barbirolli (1956-06-21 – 1956-06-23) (tracks 2–16)
Sir John Barbirolli (1957-05-21 – 1957-05-22) (tracks 17–21)
Sir John Barbirolli (1969-09-27) (track 1)
Sir John Barbirolli (1970-04-05) (track 22)
dedicated to:
Isabel Fitton (track 8)
Augustus J. Jaeger (track 11)
Lady Mary Lygon (track 15)
Winifred Norbury (track 10)
Dora Penny (track 12)
orchestra:
Hallé Orchestra (1956-06-21 – 1956-06-23) (tracks 2–16)
Hallé Orchestra (1957-05-21 – 1957-05-22) (tracks 17–21)
London Symphony Orchestra (1969-09-27) (track 1)
Radio-Sinfonieorchester Stuttgart (1970-04-05) (track 22)
orchestrator:
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1911) (tracks 17–21)
producer:
Wilma Cozart (tracks 2–16)
Harold Lawrence (tracks 2–16)
publisher:
premiered at:
[concert] (1895-03-04) (track 22)
recorded at:
Free Trade Hall in Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom (1956-06-21 – 1956-06-23) (tracks 2–16)
Free Trade Hall in Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom (1957-05-21 – 1957-05-22) (tracks 17–21)
Liederhalle in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (1970-04-05) (track 22)
arrangements:
Enigma Variations, op. 36: I. C.A.E. (for piano) (track 3)
Enigma Variations, op. 36: Theme (for piano) (track 2)
Enigma Variations, op. 36: V. R.P.A. (for piano) (track 7)
Enigma Variations, op. 36: VIII. W.N. (for piano) (track 10)
Enigma Variations, op. 36: XI. G.R.S. (for piano) (track 13)
Symphony no. 2 in C minor: I. Allegro maestoso (arr. Bruno Walter for piano 4 hands) (track 22)
is the basis for:
Sanctus (based on "Nimrod" from Variations on an Original Theme ('Enigma'), op. 36) (track 11)
Sanctus Dei (track 11)
The Globalist (track 11)
later versions:
Nimrod (track 11)
part of:
Der Rosenkavalier, op. 59: Act 1 (transl. Alfred Kalisch) (track 1)
Symphony no. 2 “Resurrection” (movement) (track 22)
Ma mère l'Oye (pour orchestre) (tracks 17–21)
recording of:
Ma mère l'Oye: I. Pavane de la Belle au bois dormant (pour orchestre) (1957-05-21 – 1957-05-22) (track 17)
Ma mère l'Oye: II. Petit poucet (pour orchestre) (1957-05-21 – 1957-05-22) (track 18)
Ma mère l'Oye: III. Laideronnette, impératrice des pagodes (pour orchestre) (1957-05-21 – 1957-05-22) (track 19)
Ma mère l'Oye: IV. Les Entretiens de la Belle et de la Bête (pour orchestre) (1957-05-21 – 1957-05-22) (track 20)
Ma mère l'Oye: V. Le Jardin féerique (pour orchestre) (1957-05-21 – 1957-05-22) (track 21)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Ma mère l'Oye: I. Pavane de la Belle au bois dormant (pour piano à quatre mains) (track 17)
Ma mère l'Oye: II. Petit poucet (pour piano à quatre mains) (track 18)
Ma mère l'Oye: III. Laideronnette, impératrice des pagodes (pour piano à quatre mains) (track 19)
Ma mère l'Oye: IV. Les Entretiens de la Belle et de la Bête (pour piano à quatre mains) (track 20)
Ma mère l'Oye: V. Le Jardin féerique (pour piano à quatre mains) (track 21)
Totenfeier (track 22)

CD 2

choir vocals:
Südfunk-Chor Stuttgart (1970-04-05) (tracks 8–10)
composer:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 11–13)
Gustav Mahler (1888 – 1894) (tracks 1–10)
conductor:
Sir John Barbirolli (1966-08-16 – 1966-08-27) (tracks 11–13)
Sir John Barbirolli (1970-04-05) (tracks 1–10)
librettist:
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
Gustav Mahler (1888 – 1894) (tracks 4–10)
lyricist:
Giuseppe Giacosa (track 12)
Luigi Illica (track 12)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Birgit Finnilä (1970-04-05) (tracks 3, 9–10)
orchestra:
Orchestra del Teatro dell’Opera di Roma (1966-08-16 – 1966-08-27) (tracks 11–13)
Radio-Sinfonieorchester Stuttgart (1970-04-05) (tracks 1–10)
soprano vocals:
Renata Scotto (1966-08-16 – 1966-08-27) (tracks 12–13)
Helen Donath (1970-04-05) (tracks 9–10)
tenor vocals:
Carlo Bergonzi (tenor) (1966-08-16 – 1966-08-27) (tracks 12–13)
premiered at:
[concert] (1895-03-04) (tracks 1–2)
publisher:
recorded at:
Teatro dell’Opera di Roma in Rome, Roma, Italy (1966-08-16 – 1966-08-27) (tracks 11–13)
Liederhalle in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (1970-04-05) (tracks 1–10)
compilation of:
compiled in:
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Symphony no. 2 in C minor: II. Andante moderato (arr. Bruno Walter for piano 4 hands) (track 1)
Symphony no. 2 in C minor: III. In ruhig fließender Bewegung (arr. Bruno Walter for piano 4 hands) (track 2)
Symphony no. 2 in C minor: IV. Urlicht. Sehr feierlich, aber schlicht (arr. Bruno Walter for piano 4 hands) (track 3)
Symphony no. 2 in C minor: V. Im Tempo des Scherzos. Wild herausfahrend (arr. Bruno Walter for piano 4 hands) (tracks 4–10)
is based on:
later versions:
part of:
Symphony no. 2 “Resurrection” (movement) (tracks 1–10)
Madama Butterfly: Atto I (tracks 11–13)
partial recording of:
recording of:
Madama Butterfly: Atto I. “Bimba dagli occhi pieni di malìa” (Butterfly, Pinkerton) (1966-08-16 – 1966-08-27) (track 12)
Madama Butterfly: Atto I. “Quest’obi pomposa” (Butterfly) (1966-08-16 – 1966-08-27) (track 11)
Madama Butterfly: Atto I. “Vogliatemi bene, un bene piccolino” (Butterfly, Pinkerton) (1966-08-16 – 1966-08-27) (track 13)

Release

ASIN: US: B00005UUP0 [info]