Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Four Seasons
Antonio Vivaldi 4:39
2 Sonata in D
Mateo Albéniz 1:27
3 Water Music Suite 1 in F
Georg Friedrich Händel 7:14
4 Air on the G String
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:00
5 Fugue (Gigue)
Dietrich Buxtehude 3:07
6 Ricette Gramezza
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:01
7 Canzone
Giovanni Gabrieli 3:11
8 Two Choral Preludes
Johann Christoph Oley 3:15
9 The Fairy Queen: Suite
Henry Purcell 6:02
10 Suite Española: Dances
Gaspar Sanz 6:42
11 Sonatas in E major and C major
Domenico Scarlatti 5:17
12 Noel (excerpt)
Claude Balbastre 3:15
13 If God Be for Us
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:36
14 Trio Sonata No. 5: I.
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:59
15 Trumpet Concerto in C major
Antonio Vivaldi 7:23

Credits

Medium 1

composed in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (track 6)
premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1729) (track 6)
violin:
Elmar Oliveira (1980-05-13 – 1980-05-14) (track 1)
organ:
David Britton (organist) (track 8)
Robert Noehren (American organist) (tracks 5, 12, 14)
guitar:
Celedonio Romero (track 10)
harpsichord:
Malcolm Hamilton (track 11)
harp:
Susann McDonald (track 2)
composer:
Mateo Albéniz (track 2)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 4, 14)
Antonio Vivaldi (1723) (track 1)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1729) (track 6)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730) (track 4)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (track 13)
conductor:
Gerard Schwarz (conductor) (tracks 3, 6, 15)
Gerard Schwarz (conductor) (1980-05-13 – 1980-05-14) (track 1)
librettist:
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 6)
orchestra:
Mostly Mozart Orchestra (chamber) (track 6)
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (1980-05-13 – 1980-05-14) (track 1)
performer:
The Folger Consort (track 9)
solo trumpet:
Gerard Schwarz (conductor) (track 15)
soprano vocals:
Arleen Augér (track 6)
soprano vocals [boy soprano]:
Bejun Mehta (track 13)
recorded at:
Bridges Auditorium in Claremont, California, United States (1980-05-13 – 1980-05-14) (track 1)
part of:
Buxtehude-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BuxWV 174) (track 5)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Air on a G String (Guitar + modern ensemble arr. Myers) (track 4)
Air on the G String (for violin & piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 4)
Air on the G String (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 4)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (track 4)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 4)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for violin and piano, arr. Windsperger) (track 4)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano, Siloti) (track 4)
Orchestersuite no. 3 D-dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (arr. Nigel Kennedy, John Lenehan) (track 4)
Solo Amore (track 4)
Triosonate Nr. 5 C-Dur, BWV 529: I. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
is the basis for:
Bach Aire (track 4)
Otoño (Mocedades) (track 1)
Sweetest Love (track 4)
later versions:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III, no. 52. Air "If God be for us" (Alto) (version transposed for Alto) (track 13)
Trio Sonata in C major, BWV 529: I. Allegro (for keyboard quartet, Boothby) (track 14)
orchestrations:
Aria from Overture no. 3, BWV 1068 ("Air on the G-string", Stokowski orchestration) (track 4)
part of:
recording of:
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (track 4)
Sonata in D major (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 4)