Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Adagio for Strings
Samuel Barber 8:09
2 Piano Concerto no. 21 in C major: II.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 7:43
3 Cello Concerto in E minor, op. 85: III.
Edward Elgar 5:53
4 The Swan of Tuonela, op. 22 no. 3
Jean Sibelius 9:11
5 Peer Gynt: Solveig's Song
Edvard Grieg 5:13
6 Etude in E major, op. 10 no. 3 “Tristesse”
Frédéric Chopin 4:21
7 String Quartet in F major, op. 96 “American”: II.
Antonín Dvořák 7:40
8 Pavane pour une infante défunte
Maurice Ravel 5:07
9 Sonata in G minor for Viola da Gamba, BWV 1029: II.
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:25
10 Dido and Aeneas: Dido's Lament
Henry Purcell 3:23
11 Consolation no. 3 in D-flat major
Franz Liszt 4:30
12 Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, op. 26: II.
Max Bruch 7:59

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Xue-Wei (violinist) (track 12)
cello:
Ralph Kirshbaum (track 3)
strings:
English horn:
Christine Pendrill (track 4)
piano:
Allan Schiller (track 11)
Ronald Smith (pianist) (track 6)
Tamás Vásáry (track 2)
viola da gamba:
John Dornenburg (track 9)
harpsichord:
Malcolm Proud (track 9)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 9)
Franz Liszt (track 11)
Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (1689) (track 10)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1785 – 1785-03-09) (track 2)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1832) (track 6)
Max Bruch (1866 – 1867) (track 12)
Edvard Grieg (1875) (track 5)
Antonín Dvořák (1893-06-08 – 1894-06-23) (track 7)
Jean Sibelius (1895) (track 4)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1899) (track 8)
Edward Elgar (1918 – 1919) (track 3)
Samuel Barber (1936) (track 1)
conductor:
Yuri Ahronovitch (track 5)
Kees Bakels (track 12)
Enrique Bátiz (track 8)
Andrew Parrott (track 10)
Geoffrey Simon (tracks 1, 4)
librettist:
Nahum Tate (track 10)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 1–2, 4, 12)
Taverner Players (track 10)
Wiener Symphoniker (track 5)
orchestrator:
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1910) (track 8)
Samuel Barber (1938) (track 1)
revised by:
Edvard Grieg (1891) (track 5)
soprano vocals:
Emma Kirkby (soprano) (track 10)
premiered at:
[radio broadcast] (1938-11-05) (track 1)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Adagio for Strings (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Adagio for Strings (Lee Jackson arrangement) (track 1)
Adagio for Strings (for organ, Strickland) (track 1)
Adagio for Strings (arr. John O'Reilly for woodwind band) (track 1)
Adagio for Strings (arr. Lucien Cailliet for clarinet choir) (track 1)
Agnus Dei (arr. Samuel Barber for chorus) (track 1)
Consolation no. 3 in D-flat (for violin and piano, arr. Milstein) (track 11)
Lento placido, 672d/1 (for organ or harmonium) (track 11)
Quintette en fa majeur d’après le quatuor, op.96: II. Lento (arr. David Walter for wind quintet) (track 7)
Viola Concerto: III. Adagio (arr. Lionel Tertis) (track 3)
Étude in E major, op. 10 no. 3: Lento ma non troppo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Dov’è l’amore (track 1)
HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR.HELP (FixEight) (track 6)
Never Say Goodbye (track 8)
No Other Love (Chopin adaptation) (track 6)
Sex'n fax (track 2)
Solveig's Song (track 5)
Solveig's Song (with Herik Ibsen lyrics) (track 5)
さびしんぼう (track 6)
later versions:
Chopin w Chinach (track 6)
Dans la nuit (Sarah Brightman song) (track 6)
Remember Me (track 10)
orchestration of:
Pavane pour une infante défunte (for solo piano) (track 8)
orchestrations:
Dido's Lament (track 10)
part of:
Cello Concerto in E minor, op. 85 (movement) (track 3)
Études, op. 10 (track 6)
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III (number) (track 10)
recording of:
Adagio for Strings (track 1)
Pavane pour une infante défunte (orchestrated version) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Suite (track 10)
version of:

Release Group

part of: In Classical Mood
In Classical Mood (number: 9)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/1017864 [info]