Annotation

CD 1 78.03
Antonio VIVALDI (1678-1741)
Concertos Op.8 No.4 ‘Le quattro stagioni’
Concerto No.1 in E RV269 Op.8 No.1 ‘La Primavera’, 10.54
Concerto No.2 in G minor RV315 Op.8 No.2 ‘L’estate’ 9.51
Concerto No.3 in F RV293 Op.8 No.3 ‘L’autunno’ 11.13
Concerto No.4 in F minor RV297 Op.8 No.4 ‘L’inverno’ 9.00
Paul Cocker (harpsichord), Camerata Lysy Gstaad/Alberto Lysy
rec. 29-30 December 1979, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Violin Concerto in C RV180 Op.8 No.6 ‘Il piacere’ 8.29
Violin Concerto in C minor RV199 ‘Il sospetto’ 8.37
Concerto in E flat RV253 Op.8 No.5 ‘Il tempesto di mare’ 10.12
Concerto in B flat RV362 Op.8 No.10 ‘La caccia’, 9.00
Polish Chamber Orchestra/Jerzy Maksymiuk
rec. 10-11 April 1982, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

CD 2 73.59
Johann Sebastian BACH (1685-1750)
Violin Concerto in A minor BWV1041 14.57
Violin Concerto in E BWV1042 19.02
Bath Festival Orchestra/Yehudi Menuhin
rec. 7-8 October 1958, Kingsway Hall, London

Concerto in D minor BWV1043 for two violins 17.25
Christian Ferras (violin), Bath Festival Orchestra/Yehudi Menuhin
rec. 8 July 1959, Kingsway Hall, London

Triple Concerto in A minor BWV1044 22.01
William Bennett (flute), George Malcolm (harpsichord), Bath Festival Orchestra/Yehudi Menuhin
rec. 30 June 1965, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

CD 3 72.27
Joseph HAYDN (1732-1809)
Violin Concerto In C Hob.VII:l 17.32
Bath Festival Orchestra/Yehudi Menuhin
rec. 11 November 1963, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART (1756-1791)
Violin Concerto No.4 in D K218 (Cadenzas: Menuhin) 24.22
Bath Festival Orchestra/Yehudi Menuhin
rec. 1 October 1962, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Violin Concerto No.5 in A K219 ‘Turkish’ (Cadenzas: Menuhin) 29.34
Bath Festival Orchestra/Yehudi Menuhin
rec. 26 January 1961, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

CD 4 71.25
Ludwig van BEETHOVEN (1770-1827)
Violin Concerto in D Op.61 44.37
Wiener Philharmoniker/Constantin Silvestri
rec. 5-7 November 1960, Musikvereinssaal, Vienna

Felix MENDELSSOHN (1809-1847)
Violin Concerto in E minor Op.64 26.42
Philharmonia Orchestra/Efrem Kurtz
rec. 30 April 1958, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

CD 5 78.25
Edouard LALO (1823-1892)
Symphonie espagnole in D minor Op.21 32.35
Ernest CHAUSSON (1855-1899)
Poème Op.25 15.27
Orchestre Symphonique de Paris/George Enescu
rec. 20-21 June 1933, Salle Pleyel, Paris

Antonín DVORÁK (1841-1904)
Violin Concerto in A minor Op.53 31:19
Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire/George Enescu
rec. 26, 28 November 1936, Studio Albert, Paris

CD 6 65.16
Johannes BRAHMS (1833-1897)
Violin Concerto in D Op.77 (Cadenza: Kreisler) 41.02
Berliner Philharmoniker/Rudolf Kempe
rec. 6-7 September 1957, Grunewaldekirche, Berlin

Max BRUCH (1838-1920)
Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor Op.26 24.02
Philharmonia Orchestra/Walter Susskind
rec. 12 November 1956, Kingsway Hall, London

CD 7 73.49
Edward ELGAR (1857-1934)
Violin Concerto in B minor Op.61 49.47
London Symphony Orchestra/Sir Edward Elgar
rec. 14-15 July 1932, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART (1756-1791)
Violin Concerto No.3 in G K216 (Cadenzas: Franko) 33.42
Orchestre Symphonique de Paris/George Enescu
rec. 9 December 1935, Studio Albert, Paris

CD 8 73.15
Pyotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY (1840-1893)
Sérénade mélancolique Op.26 9.01
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult
rec. 18 November 1959, Kingsway Hall, London

Jean SIBELIUS (1865-1957)
Violin Concerto in D minor Op.47 30.18
London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult
rec. 20 June 1955, Kingsway Hall, London

Carl NIELSEN (1865-1931)
Violin Concerto Op.33 33.35
Danish State Radio Symphony Orchestra/Mogens Wöldike
rec. 28 September 1952, Copenhagen

CD 9 72.17
Bela BARTÓK (1881-1945)
Rhapsody No.1 Sz87 11.29
BBC Symphony Orchestra/Pierre Boulez
rec. 8-9 November 1968, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Violin Concerto No.1 Sz36 21.41
New Philharmonia Orchestra/Antal Dorati
rec. 24 November 1965, Kingsway Hall, London

Violin Concerto No.2 Sz112 38.52
New Philharmonic Orchestra/Antal Dorati
rec. 5-6, 24 November 1965, 3 October 1966, Kingsway Hall, London

CD 10 70.56
Alban BERG (1885-1935)
Violin Concerto 26.29
BBC Symphony Orchestra/Pierre Boulez
rec. 8-9 November 1968, No 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

William WALTON (1902-1983)
Violin Concerto (revised version) 31.33
London Symphony Orchestra/Sir William Walton
rec. 12-15 July 1969, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Bela BARTÓK (1881-1945)
Rhapsody No.2 Sz90 (revised 1944 version) 12.32
BBC Symphony Orchestra/Pierre Boulez
rec. 8-9 November 1968, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 1 in E, RV269, Op. 8/1 'La primavera': 1. Allegro
3:45
2 Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 1 in E, RV269, Op. 8/1 'La primavera': 2. Largo
2:39
3 Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 1 in E, RV269, Op. 8/1 'La primavera': 3. Allegro
4:31
4 Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 2 in G minor, RV315, Op. 8/2 'L'estate': 1. Allegro
5:24
5 Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 2 in G minor, RV315, Op. 8/2 'L'estate': 2. Adagio
1:39
6 Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 2 in G minor, RV315, Op. 8/2 'L'estate': 3. Presto
2:49
7 Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 3 in F, RV293, Op. 8/3 'L'autunno': 1. Allegro
5:00
8 Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 3 in F, RV293, Op. 8/3 'L'autunno': 2. Adagio molto
2:28
9 Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 3 in F, RV293, Op. 8/3 'L'autunno': 3. Allegro
3:46
10 Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 4 in F minor, RV297, Op. 8/4 'L'inverno': 1. Allegro non molto
3:50
11 Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 4 in F minor, RV297, Op. 8/4 'L'inverno': 2. Largo
2:07
12 Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 4 in F minor, RV297, Op. 8/4 'L'inverno': 3. Allegro
3:14
13 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto No. 6, Op. 8/6, RV 180: 1. Allegro
3:07
14 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto No. 6, Op. 8/6, RV 180: 2. Largo e cantabile
2:39
15 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto No. 6, Op. 8/6, RV 180: 3. Allegro
2:56
16 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in C minor ('Il sospetto'), RV 199: 1. Allegro
3:33
17 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in C minor ('Il sospetto'), RV 199: 2. Andante
2:25
18 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in C minor ('Il sospetto'), RV 199: 3. Allegro
2:49
19 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in E flat major ('La tempesta di mare'; 'Il cimento' No. 5), Op.8/5, RV 253: 1. Prest
3:40
20 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in E flat major ('La tempesta di mare'; 'Il cimento' No. 5), Op.8/5, RV 253: 2. Largo
2:25
21 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in E flat major ('La tempesta di mare'; 'Il cimento' No. 5), Op.8/5, RV 253: 3. Prest
4:16
22 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in B flat major ('La caccia'; 'Il cimento' No. 10), Op. 8/10, RV 362: 1. Allegro
3:42
23 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in B flat major ('La caccia'; 'Il cimento' No. 10), Op. 8/10, RV 362: 2. Adagio
2:44
24 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in B flat major ('La caccia'; 'Il cimento' No. 10), Op. 8/10, RV 362: 3. Allegro
2:37
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Bach: Concerto for Violin, Strings & Continuo No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 1. Allegro
4:17
2 Bach: Concerto for Violin, Strings & Continuo No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 2. Andante
6:42
3 Bach: Concerto for Violin, Strings & Continuo No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 3. Allegro Assai
4:10
4 Bach: Concerto for Violin, Strings & Continuo No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042: 1. Allegro
8:56
5 Bach: Concerto for Violin, Strings & Continuo No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042: 2. Adagio
7:11
6 Bach: Concerto for Violin, Strings & Continuo No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042: 3. Allegro Assai
3:07
7 Bach: Concerto for Two Violins, Strings & Continuo in D minor ("Double"), BWV 1043: 1. Vivace
4:18
8 Bach: Concerto for Two Violins, Strings & Continuo in D minor ("Double"), BWV 1043: 2. Largo Ma Non Tanto
7:42
9 Bach: Concerto for Two Violins, Strings & Continuo in D minor ("Double"), BWV 1043: 3. Allegro
5:35
10 Bach: Concerto for Flute, Violin, Harpsichord, Strings & Continuo in A minor ("Triple"), BWV 1044: 1. Allegro
9:03
11 Bach: Concerto for Flute, Violin, Harpsichord, Strings & Continuo in A minor ("Triple"), BWV 1044: 2. Adagio, Ma Non Troppo E Dolce
6:08
12 Bach: Concerto for Flute, Violin, Harpsichord, Strings & Continuo in A minor ("Triple"), BWV 1044: 3. Alla Breve
6:50
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Haydn: Violin Concerto No. 1 in C major, H. 7a/1: 1. Allegro Moderato
9:07
2 Haydn: Violin Concerto No. 1 in C major, H. 7a/1: 2. Adagio Molto
4:23
3 Haydn: Violin Concerto No. 1 in C major, H. 7a/1: 3. Finale: Presto
4:51
4 Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 4 in D major, K. 218: 1. Allegro
8:51
5 Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 4 in D major, K. 218: 2. Andante Cantabile
8:17
6 Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 4 in D major, K. 218: 3. Rondeau: Andante grazioso - Allegro ma non troppo
7:24
7 Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major ("Turkish") K. 219: 1. Allegro Aperto
10:12
8 Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major ("Turkish") K. 219: 2. Adagio
10:29
9 Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major ("Turkish") K. 219: 3. Tempo di Menuetto - Allegro
8:54
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61: 1. Allegro Ma Non Troppo
23:30
2 Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61: 2. Larghetto
10:27
3 Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61: 3. Rondo: Allegro
10:52
4 Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: 1. Allegro Molto Appassionato
12:20
5 Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: 2. Andante
7:53
6 Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: 3. Allegretto non troppo - Allegro molto vivace
6:23
CD 5
# Title Rating Length
1 Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole In D Minor Op.21 - 1. Allegro Non Troppo
7:25
2 Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole In D Minor Op.21 - 2. Scherzando: Allegro Molto
4:05
3 Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole In D Minor Op.21 - 3. Intermezzo: Alegretto Non Troppo
6:08
4 Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole In D Minor Op.21 - 4. Andante
7:08
5 Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole In D Minor Op.21 - 5. Rondo: Allegro
7:53
6 Chausson: Poème, for violin & orchestra, Op. 25
15:36
7 Dvorak: Violin Concerto In A Minor Op.53 - 1. Allegro Ma Non Troppo
9:50
8 Dvorak: Violin Concerto In A Minor Op.53 - 2. Adagio Non Troppo
9:34
9 Dvorak: Violin Concerto In A Minor Op.53 - 3. Finale: Allegro Giocoso, Ma Non Troppo
10:45
CD 6
# Title Rating Length
1 Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77: 1. Allegro Non Troppo
22:52
2 Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77: 2. Adagio
9:58
3 Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77: 3. Allegro Giocoso, Ma Non Troppo Vivace - Poco Piu Presto
8:23
4 Bruch: Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor, Op. 26: 1. Allegro Moderato
8:28
5 Bruch: Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor, Op. 26: 2. Adagio
8:32
6 Bruch: Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor, Op. 26: 3. Finale: Allegro energico
7:03
CD 7
# Title Rating Length
1 Elgar: Violin Concerto in B minor, Op. 61: 1. Allegro
17:25
2 Elgar: Violin Concerto in B minor, Op. 61: 2. Andante
13:01
3 Elgar: Violin Concerto in B minor, Op. 61: 3. Allegro Molto
10:12
4 Elgar: Violin Concerto in B minor, Op. 61: 4. Cadenza
9:21
5 Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major, K. 216: 1. Allegro
8:23
6 Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major, K. 216: 2. Adagio
8:21
7 Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major, K. 216: 3. Rondo: Allegro - Andante - Allegretto
7:06
CD 8
# Title Rating Length
1 Tchaikovsky: Sérénade Mélancolique, for Violin & Orchestra (or piano) in B minor, Op. 26
9:11
2 Sibelius: Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47: 1. Allegro Moderato
15:07
3 Sibelius: Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47: 2. Adagio Di Molto
8:00
4 Sibelius: Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47: 3. Allegro Ma Non Tanto
7:22
5 Nielsen: Violin concerto, Op. 33 (FS 61): 1. Praeludium: Largo -
6:26
6 Nielsen: Violin concerto, Op. 33 (FS 61): 1. Allegro cavalleresco
11:30
7 Nielsen: Violin concerto, Op. 33 (FS 61): 2. Intermezzo: Poco adagio -
6:14
8 Nielsen: Violin concerto, Op. 33 (FS 61): 2. Rondo: Allegretto scherzando
9:26
CD 9
# Title Rating Length
1 Bartok: Rhapsody for violin & orchestra No. 1, Sz. 87, BB 94b
11:37
2 Bartok: Violin Concerto (No. 1), Sz. 36, BB 48a: 1. Andante Sostenuto
8:47
3 Bartok: Violin Concerto (No. 1), Sz. 36, BB 48a: 2. Allegro Giocoso
13:01
4 Bartok: Violin Concerto (No. 2) in B minor, Sz. 112, BB 117: 1. Allegro Non Troppo
16:41
5 Bartok: Violin Concerto (No. 2) in B minor, Sz. 112, BB 117: 2. Andante Tranquillo
10:18
6 Bartok: Violin Concerto (No. 2) in B minor, Sz. 112, BB 117: 3. Allegro Molto
11:54
CD 10
# Title Rating Length
1 Violin Concerto: 1. Andante
4:37
2 Violin Concerto: 2. Allegretto
3:16
3 Violin Concerto: 3. Liberamente
2:11
4 Violin Concerto: 4. Poco a poco sempre piu
1:32
5 Violin Concerto: 5. Allegro
1:45
6 Violin Concerto: 6. Pesante, ma quasi a tempo
5:40
7 Violin Concerto: 7. Adagio
5:41
8 Violin Concerto: 8. Coda
1:59
9 Walton: Violin Concerto - 1. Andante Tranquillo
11:35
10 Walton: Violin Concerto - 2. Presto Capriccioso Alla Napolitana - Trio: Canzonetta - Tempo I
6:45
11 Walton: Violin Concerto - 3. Vivace
13:24
12 Bartok: Rhapsody for Violin & Orchestra No. 2, Sz. 90, BB 96b
12:33

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (tracks 13–24)
Yehudi Menuhin (1979-12) (tracks 1–12)
cello:
Eduardo Vassallo (1979-12) (track 10)
harpsichord:
Paul Crocker (harpsichord) (1979-12) (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Antonio Vivaldi (tracks 13–24)
Antonio Vivaldi (1723) (tracks 1–12)
conductor:
Jerzy Maksymiuk (tracks 13–24)
Alberto Lysy (1979-12) (tracks 1–12)
instruments:
Camerata Lysy Gstaad (tracks 2–3)
orchestra:
Polish Chamber Orchestra (tracks 13–24)
Camerata Lysy Gstaad (1979-12) (tracks 1–12)
recorded at:
arrangements:
is the basis for:
Otoño (Mocedades) (track 7)
later versions:
V (track 10)
part of:
Concerto in C minor, RV 199 "Il sospetto" (movement) (tracks 16–18)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

violin:
Christian Ferras (tracks 7, 9)
Yehudi Menuhin (tracks 1–7, 9)
Christian Ferras (1958-10 – 1959-07) (track 8)
Yehudi Menuhin (1958-10 – 1959-07) (track 8)
Yehudi Menuhin (1965-06-30) (tracks 10–12)
flute:
William Bennett (flautist) (1965-06-30) (tracks 10–12)
harpsichord:
George Malcolm (English harpsichordist, conductor) (1965-06-30) (tracks 10–12)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1–6, 10–12)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730 – 1731) (tracks 7–9)
conductor:
Yehudi Menuhin (tracks 1–7, 9)
Yehudi Menuhin (1958-10 – 1959-07) (track 8)
Yehudi Menuhin (1965-06-30) (tracks 10–12)
orchestra:
Bath Festival Orchestra (tracks 1–7, 9)
Bath Festival Orchestra (1958-10 – 1959-07) (track 8)
Bath Festival Orchestra (1965-06-30) (tracks 10–12)
sound engineer:
Neville Boyling (engineer) (tracks 10–12)
arrangements:
BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto (catch all for arrangements) (track 8)
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: I. Vivace (catch all for arrangements) (track 7)
Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041: I. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041: II. Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041: III. Allegro assai (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Vivace (track 1)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Vivace (track 7)
later versions:
Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041: II. Andante (for mandolin and orchestra, arr. Avi Avital) (track 2)
Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041: III. Allegro assai (for mandolin and orchestra, arr. Avi Avital) (track 3)
part of:
recording of:

CD 3

violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (tracks 4–6)
Yehudi Menuhin (1961-07-26) (tracks 7–9)
Yehudi Menuhin (1963) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Joseph Haydn (tracks 1–3)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1775-04 – 1775-12) (tracks 4–9)
conductor:
Yehudi Menuhin (tracks 4–6)
Yehudi Menuhin (1961-07-26) (tracks 7–9)
Yehudi Menuhin (1963) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Bath Festival Orchestra (tracks 4–6)
Bath Festival Orchestra (1961-07-26) (tracks 7–9)
Bath Festival Orchestra (1963) (tracks 1–3)
part of:
recording of:

CD 4

violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (1958-04-30) (tracks 4–6)
Yehudi Menuhin (1960-02-05 – 1960-02-07) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1806) (tracks 1–3)
Felix Mendelssohn (1838 – 1844-09-16) (tracks 4–6)
conductor:
Efrem Kurtz (1958-04-30) (tracks 4–6)
Constantin Silvestri (1960-02-05 – 1960-02-07) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1958-04-30) (tracks 4–6)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1960-02-05 – 1960-02-07) (tracks 1–3)
revised by:
Felix Mendelssohn (1845) (tracks 4–6)
recorded at:
Wiener Musikverein: Großer Musikvereinssaal in Wien, Austria (1960-02-05 – 1960-02-07) (tracks 1–3)
arrangements:
Finale from the Violin Concerto (for horn and band, Hopkinson) (track 6)
later versions:
part of:
Violinkonzert in e-Moll, op. 64 (movement) (tracks 4–6)
recording of:

CD 5

composed in:
Florence, Firenze, Italy (1896-04 – 1896-06-29) (track 6)
violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (tracks 1–6)
Yehudi Menuhin (1936-02-26 – 1936-02-28) (tracks 7–9)
balance engineer:
M. Cailly (engineer) (1936-02-26 – 1936-02-28) (tracks 7–9)
composer:
Édouard Lalo (1874) (tracks 1–5)
Antonín Dvořák (1879) (tracks 7–9)
Ernest Chausson (1896-04 – 1896-06-29) (track 6)
conductor:
George Enescu (tracks 1–6)
George Enescu (1936-02-26 – 1936-02-28) (tracks 7–9)
dedicated to:
Eugène Ysaÿe (track 6)
orchestra:
Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire (1936-02-26 – 1936-02-28) (tracks 7–9)
producer:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (tracks 7–9)
premiered at:
[concert] (1896-12-27) (track 6)
publisher:
Breitkopf & Härtel (1897-05) (track 6)
recorded at:
Studio Albert in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1936-02-26 – 1936-02-28) (tracks 7–9)
part of:
Works of Ernest Chausson by opus number (number: op. 25) (track 6)
later versions:
Poème, op. 25 (for violin and piano) (track 6)
part of:
recording of:
Poème, op. 25 (for violin and orchestra) (track 6)
Violin Concerto in A minor, op. 53: I. Allegro ma non troppo (1936-02-26 – 1936-02-28) (track 7)
Violin Concerto in A minor, op. 53: II. Adagio ma non troppo (1936-02-26 – 1936-02-28) (track 8)

CD 6

violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (tracks 4–6)
Yehudi Menuhin (1957-09-06 – 1957-09-09) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Max Bruch (1866 – 1867) (tracks 4–6)
Johannes Brahms (1878) (tracks 1–3)
conductor:
Walter Süsskind (tracks 4–6)
Rudolf Kempe (1957-09-06 – 1957-09-09) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 4–6)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1957-09-06 – 1957-09-09) (tracks 1–3)
arrangements:
is the basis for:
part of:
recording of:
Konzert für Violine und Orchester D-Dur, op. 77: II. Adagio (1957-09-06 – 1957-09-09) (track 2)

CD 7

violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (1932-07-14 – 1932-07-15) (tracks 1–4)
Yehudi Menuhin (1935-12-19) (tracks 5–7)
balance engineer:
unknown (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1932-07-14 – 1932-07-15) (tracks 1–4)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1775-04 – 1775-12) (tracks 5–7)
Edward Elgar (1905 – 1910) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Sir Edward Elgar (1932-07-14 – 1932-07-15) (tracks 1–4)
George Enescu (1935-12-19) (tracks 5–7)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (1932-07-14 – 1932-07-15) (tracks 1–4)
Paris Symphony Orchestra (1935-12-19) (tracks 5–7)
producer:
Fred Gaisberg (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1932-07-14 – 1932-07-15) (tracks 1–4)
compiled in:
part of:
partial recording of:
recording of:
Violin Concerto in B minor, op. 61: I. Allegro (1932-07-14 – 1932-07-15) (track 1)
Violin Concerto in B minor, op. 61: II. Andante (1932-07-14 – 1932-07-15) (track 2)

CD 8

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1876-01-28) (track 1)
recorded in:
Copenhagen, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark (1952-09-28) (tracks 7–8)
violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (1952) (tracks 5–6)
Yehudi Menuhin (1952-09-28) (tracks 7–8)
Yehudi Menuhin (1955-06-20) (tracks 2–4)
Yehudi Menuhin (1959-02-18) (track 1)
balance engineer:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1952-09-28) (tracks 7–8)
Douglas Larter (1955-06-20) (tracks 2–4)
composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1875-02) (track 1)
Jean Sibelius (1903 – 1905) (tracks 2–4)
Carl Nielsen (Danish composer) (1911) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Mogens Wöldike (1952) (tracks 5–6)
Mogens Wöldike (1952-09-28) (tracks 7–8)
Sir Adrian Boult (1955-06-20) (tracks 2–4)
Sir Adrian Boult (1959-02-18) (track 1)
dedicated to:
Leopold Auer (track 1)
engineer:
Neville Boyling (engineer) (track 1)
orchestra:
DR SymfoniOrkestret (1952) (tracks 5–6)
DR SymfoniOrkestret (1952-09-28) (tracks 7–8)
London Philharmonic Orchestra (1955-06-20) (tracks 2–4)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (1959-02-18) (track 1)
producer:
Peter Andry (producer) (track 1)
David Bicknell (producer and engineer) (tracks 2–4)
Victor Olof (track 1)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (tracks 7–8)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1955-06-20) (tracks 2–4)
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 56) (track 1)
arrangements:
Sérénade mélancolique, op. 26 (for violin and piano, by the composer) (track 1)
Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47: I. Allegro moderato (transcribed for violin and piano) (track 2)
Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47: II. Adagio di molto (transcribed for violin and piano) (track 3)
Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47: III. Allegro, ma non tanto (transcribed for violin and piano) (track 4)
part of:
Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47 (movement) (tracks 2–4)
partial recording of:
recording of:
Sérénade mélancolique in B-flat minor, op. 26 (for violin and orchestra) (1959-02-18) (track 1)

CD 9

violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (1965) (tracks 4–6)
Yehudi Menuhin (1965-02-24) (tracks 2–3)
Yehudi Menuhin (1968-02-08 – 1968-02-09) (track 1)
composer:
Béla Bartók (composer) (tracks 2–3)
Béla Bartók (composer) (1928) (track 1)
Béla Bartók (composer) (1937 – 1938) (tracks 4–6)
conductor:
Antal Doráti (1965) (tracks 4–6)
Antal Doráti (1965-02-24) (tracks 2–3)
Pierre Boulez (1968-02-08 – 1968-02-09) (track 1)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1965) (tracks 4–6)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1965-02-24) (tracks 2–3)
BBC Symphony Orchestra (1968-02-08 – 1968-02-09) (track 1)
orchestrator:
Béla Bartók (composer) (1929) (track 1)
engineered at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1968-02-08 – 1968-02-09) (track 1)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1965-02-24) (tracks 2–3)
part of:
Bartók Béla válogatott zenei írásai (number: Sz. 87) (track 1)
part of:
parts:
recording of:
Rhapsody no. 1 for Violin and Orchestra, Sz. 87 (1968-02-08 – 1968-02-09) (track 1)
version of:

CD 10

premiered in:
Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United Kingdom (1944-01-17) (tracks 9–11)
violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (1968) (track 12)
Yehudi Menuhin (1968-11-08 – 1968-11-09) (tracks 1–8)
Yehudi Menuhin (1969) (tracks 9–11)
composer:
Béla Bartók (composer) (1928) (track 12)
Alban Berg (composer) (1935-08) (tracks 1–8)
Sir William Walton (1938 – 1939) (tracks 9–11)
conductor:
Pierre Boulez (1968) (track 12)
Pierre Boulez (1968-11-08 – 1968-11-09) (tracks 1–8)
Sir William Walton (1969) (tracks 9–11)
orchestra:
BBC Symphony Orchestra (1968) (track 12)
BBC Symphony Orchestra (1968-11-08 – 1968-11-09) (tracks 1–8)
London Symphony Orchestra (1969) (tracks 9–11)
revised by:
Sir William Walton (1943) (tracks 9–11)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1968-11-08 – 1968-11-09) (tracks 1–8)
part of:
Bartók Béla válogatott zenei írásai (number: Sz. 89) (track 12)
orchestrations:
part of:
Violin Concerto (revised 1943) (tracks 9–11)
partial recording of:
Violinkonzert „Dem Andenken eines Engels“: II. Allegro - Adagio (1968-11-08 – 1968-11-09) (tracks 5–8)
parts:
recording of:
Violin Concerto: I. Andante tranquillo (revised 1943) (1969) (track 9)
Violin Concerto: III. Vivace (revised 1943) (1969) (track 11)
revision of:
Violin Concerto: I. Andante tranquillo (original version, seldom performed) (track 9)
Violin Concerto: II. Presto capriccioso alla napolitana (original version, seldom performed) (track 10)
Violin Concerto: III. Vivace (original version, seldom performed) (track 11)