Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Adagio En Sol Menor Para Cuerda y Órgano
Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni 11:50
2 Meditación Tahïs
Jules Massenet 6:04
3 Adagietto Sinfonía Nº 5
Gustav Mahler 11:56
4 Largo Concerto a 6 Rv 523
Antonio Vivaldi 3:40
5 Pavana Para Una Infanta Difunta
Maurice Ravel 7:11
6 Air
Johann Sebastian Bach 5 6:05
7 Adagio K.287
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 7:18
8 Intermezzo (Adriana Lecouvreur)
Francesco Cilea 2:29
9 la Muerte de Ases
Edvard Grieg 4:38
10 Aria Larghetto E Piano
Georg Friedrich Händel 6:06
11 Vals Triste Op.44
Jean Sibelius 6:03

Credits

Medium 1

violin:
Michel Schwalbé (Polish violinist) (1967-09-22 – 1967-09-25) (track 2)
Leon Spierer (1983-09-28 – 1983-09-30) (track 1)
organ:
David Bell (organist) (1983-09-28 – 1983-09-30) (tracks 1, 6)
audio engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (track 7)
balance engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1967-09-22 – 1967-09-25) (track 2)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1973-02-13 – 1973-02-16) (track 3)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1982-01-27 – 1982-02-18) (track 9)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1983-09-28 – 1983-09-30) (tracks 1, 6)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1984-02-19 – 1984-02-24) (track 11)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1987-09) (track 7)
composer:
Remo Giazotto (track 1)
Antonio Vivaldi (track 4)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730) (track 6)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1777) (track 7)
Edvard Grieg (1875) (track 9)
Jules Massenet (1894) (track 2)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1899) (track 5)
Gustav Mahler (1901 – 1902) (track 3)
Jean Sibelius (1903) (track 11)
conductor:
Herbert von Karajan (tracks 4–5, 8, 10)
Herbert von Karajan (1967-09-22 – 1967-09-25) (track 2)
Herbert von Karajan (1973-02-13 – 1973-02-16) (track 3)
Herbert von Karajan (1982-01-27 – 1982-02-18) (track 9)
Herbert von Karajan (1983-09-28 – 1983-09-30) (tracks 1, 6)
Herbert von Karajan (1984-02-19 – 1984-02-24) (track 11)
Herbert von Karajan (1987-09) (track 7)
executive producer:
Günther Breest (tracks 1, 6, 9, 11)
Jürgen Bulgrin (track 7)
Otto Gerdes (track 2)
Volker Martin (track 7)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (tracks 4–5, 8, 10)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1967-09-22 – 1967-09-25) (track 2)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1973-02-13 – 1973-02-16) (track 3)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1982-01-27 – 1982-02-18) (track 9)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1983-09-28 – 1983-09-30) (tracks 1, 6)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1984-02-19 – 1984-02-24) (track 11)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1987-09) (track 7)
orchestrator:
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1910) (track 5)
previously attributed to:
Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni (Italian Baroque composer) (track 1)
producer:
Michel Glotz (tracks 1, 6–7, 9)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (tracks 2–3)
revised by:
Edvard Grieg (1888) (track 9)
Jean Sibelius (1904) (track 11)
solo violin:
Michel Schwalbé (Polish violinist) (1967-09-22 – 1967-09-25) (track 2)
premiered at:
Konsertti (1904-04-25) (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1968) (track 2)
publisher:
Ricordi London (Casa Ricordi sublabel for Classical music) (track 1)
premiered at:
Svenska Teatern in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1904-04-25) (track 11)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1967-09-22 – 1967-09-25) (track 2)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1973-02-13 – 1973-02-16) (track 3)
Berliner Philharmonie in Berlin, Germany (1982-01-27 – 1982-02-18) (track 9)
Berliner Philharmonie in Berlin, Germany (1983-09-28 – 1983-09-30) (tracks 1, 6)
Berliner Philharmonie in Berlin, Germany (1984-02-19 – 1984-02-24) (track 11)
Berliner Philharmonie in Berlin, Germany (1987-09) (track 7)
arrangements:
Adagietto From Symphony no. 5 (arr. J. Nurse for piano quintet) (track 3)
Adagietto aus der 5. Symphonie (for violin and piano, Wittinger) (track 3)
Adagio for Strings and Organ in G minor (catch all for arrangements) (track 1)
Adagio of the Sky (track 1)
Air on a G String (Guitar + modern ensemble arr. Myers) (track 6)
Air on the G String (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 6)
Air on the G String (for violin & piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 6)
Cold is Being (track 1)
Meditation from Thaïs (for trumpet and orchestra, arr. Nakariakov) (track 2)
Meditation from Thaïs (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Meditation from Thaïs (for violin and piano, arr. Marsick) (track 2)
Meditation from Thaïs (for orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 2)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (track 6)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 6)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano, Siloti) (track 6)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for violin and piano, arr. Windsperger) (track 6)
Orchestersuite no. 3 D-dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (arr. Nigel Kennedy, John Lenehan) (track 6)
Solo Amore (track 6)
Symphony no. 5 in C-sharp minor: IV. Adagietto. Sehr langsam (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Valse Triste, op. 44 no. 1 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Valse triste, op. 44 no. 1 (for cello and piano, arr. Hermann) (track 11)
is the basis for:
Adagio (track 1)
Anytime, Anywhere (track 1)
Bach Aire (track 6)
Kuolema, op. 44: I. Valse triste (for piano) (track 11)
Never Say Goodbye (track 5)
Sweetest Love (track 6)
orchestration of:
Pavane pour une infante défunte (for solo piano) (track 5)
orchestrations:
Aria from Overture no. 3, BWV 1068 ("Air on the G-string", Stokowski orchestration) (track 6)
part of:
Thaïs: Acte II (track 2)
2 Pieces from Kuolema, op. 44 (part of collection) (track 11)
Symphony no. 5 (movement) (track 3)
recording of:
Pavane pour une infante défunte (orchestrated version) (track 5)
Thaïs: Acte II. Entr'acte "Méditation" (1967-09-22 – 1967-09-25) (track 2)
Symphony no. 5 in C-sharp minor: IV. Adagietto. Sehr langsam (1973-02-13 – 1973-02-16) (track 3)
Peer Gynt Suite no. 1, op. 46: II. Åses død (1982-01-27 – 1982-02-18) (track 9)
Adagio for Strings and Organ in G minor (1983-09-28 – 1983-09-30) (track 1)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (1983-09-28 – 1983-09-30) (track 6)
Valse triste, op. 44 no. 1 (for orchestra) (1984-02-19 – 1984-02-24) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 6)
revision of:
version of: