Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Concerto for Violin and Strings in E, Op.8, No.1, R.269 "La Primavera" - 1. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 3:19
2 Concerto for Violin and Strings in E, Op.8, No.1, R.269 "La Primavera" - 2. Largo
Antonio Vivaldi 2:38
3 Concerto for Violin and Strings in E, Op.8, No.1, R.269 "La Primavera" - 3. Allegro (Danza pastorale)
Antonio Vivaldi 3:51
4 Adagio for Strings and Organ in G minor
Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni 7:00
5 Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV 1047 - 1. (Allegro)
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:08
6 Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV 1047 - 2. Andante
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:36
7 Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV 1047 - 3. Allegro assai
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:55
8 Suite No.3 in D, BWV 1068 - 2. Air
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:23
9 Concerto for Violin and Strings in G minor, Op.8, No.2, R.315 "L'estate" - 1. Allegro non molto - Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 5:04
10 Concerto for Violin and Strings in G minor, Op.8, No.2, R.315 "L'estate" - 2. Adagio - Presto - Adagio
Antonio Vivaldi 2:09
11 Concerto for Violin and Strings in G minor, Op.8, No.2, R.315 "L'estate" - 3. Presto (Tempo impetuoso d'estate)
Antonio Vivaldi 3:14
12 Water Music Suite No.1 in F - 1. Ouverture (Grave - Allegro)
George Frideric Handel 3:36
13 Water Music Suite No.1 in F - 2. Adagio e staccato
George Frideric Handel 2:34
14 Water Music Suite No.1 in F - 3. Allegro - Andante - Allegro
George Frideric Handel 7:39
15 Water Music Suite No.1 in F - 4. Passepied
George Frideric Handel 3:45
16 Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348 - 5. Air
George Frideric Handel 3:15
17 Water Music Suite No.1 in F - 6. Menuet
George Frideric Handel 3:05
18 Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348 - 7. Bourrée
George Frideric Handel 1:06
19 Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348 - 8. Hornpipe
George Frideric Handel 1:19
20 Water Music Suite No.1 in F - 9. Allegro
George Frideric Handel 4:50
21 Messiah / Part 2 - "Hallelujah"
George Frideric Handel 3:52
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Concerto for Violin and Strings in F, Op.8, No.3, R.293 "L'autu nno" - 1. Allegro (Ballo, e canto de' villanelli)
Antonio Vivaldi 5:04
2 Concerto for Violin and Strings in F, Op.8, No.3, R.293 "L'autu nno" - 2. Adagio molto (Ubriachi dormienti)
Antonio Vivaldi 2:14
3 Concerto for Violin and Strings in F, Op.8, No.3, R.293 "L'autu nno" - 3. Allegro (La caccia)
Antonio Vivaldi 3:18
4 Canon and Gigue in D major - 1. Canon
Johann Pachelbel 6:19
5 Canon and Gigue in D major - 2. Gigue
Johann Pachelbel 2:37
6 Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings, and Continuo in D minor, BWV 1043 - 1. Vivace
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:57
7 Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings, and Continuo in D minor, BWV 1043 - 2. Largo ma non tanto
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:30
8 Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings, and Continuo in D minor, BWV 1043 - 3. Allegro
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:13
9 Harp Concerto in B flat, Op.4, No.6, HWV 294 - Transcr. from Organ Concerto No. 6, HWV 294 by composer - 1. Andante allegro
George Frideric Handel 5:58
10 Harp Concerto in B flat, Op.4, No.6, HWV 294 - Transcr. from Organ Concerto No. 6, HWV 294 by composer - 2. Larghetto
George Frideric Handel 4:41
11 Harp Concerto in B flat, Op.4, No.6, HWV 294 - Transcr. from Organ Concerto No. 6, HWV 294 by composer - 3. Allegro moderato
George Frideric Handel 2:36
12 Concerto for 2 Mandolins, Strings and Continuo in G, R.532 - rev. by Franz Giegling (1921-) - 1. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 4:33
13 Concerto for 2 Mandolins, Strings and Continuo in G, R.532 - rev. by Franz Giegling (1921-) - 2. Andante
Antonio Vivaldi 3:47
14 Concerto for 2 Mandolins, Strings and Continuo in G, R.532 - rev. by Franz Giegling (1921-) - 3. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 3:56
15 Concerto for 2 Trumpets, Strings and Continuo in C, R.537 - rev. by Franz Giegling - 1. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 3:10
16 Concerto for 2 Trumpets, Strings and Continuo in C, R.537 - rev. by Franz Giegling - 2. Grave
Antonio Vivaldi 1:12
17 Concerto for 2 Trumpets, Strings and Continuo in C, R.537 - rev. by Franz Giegling - 3. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 3:41
18 Concerto for Violin and Strings in F minor, Op.8, No.4, R.297 " L inverno" - 1. Allegro non molto
Antonio Vivaldi 3:54
19 Concerto for Violin and Strings in F minor, Op.8, No.4, R.297 " L inverno" - 2. Largo
Antonio Vivaldi 2:05
20 Concerto for Violin and Strings in F minor, Op.8, No.4, R.297 " L inverno" - 3. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 2:53

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
London, England, United Kingdom (1979) (tracks 12–20)
violin:
Szymon Goldberg (tracks 1–3, 9–11)
Henryk Szeryng (1976-06) (track 8)
Henryk Szeryng (1980-05) (tracks 5–7)
oboe:
Heinz Holliger (1980-05) (tracks 5–7)
trumpet:
André Bernard (1980-05) (tracks 5–7)
pipe organ:
Maria Teresa Garatti (keyboardist) (1960-11) (track 4)
recorder:
Michala Petri (1980-05) (tracks 5–7)
choir vocals:
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 5–8)
Remo Giazotto (track 4)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1717) (tracks 12–14, 14, 14–20)
Antonio Vivaldi (1723) (tracks 1–3, 9–11)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (track 21)
conductor:
Sir Colin Davis (track 21)
Sir Neville Marriner (1976-06) (track 8)
Sir Neville Marriner (1979-01) (tracks 12–20)
Sir Neville Marriner (1980-05) (tracks 5–7)
orchestra:
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra (tracks 1–3, 9–11)
I Musici (1960-11) (track 4)
Academy of St Martin in the Fields (1979-01) (tracks 12–20)
Academy of St Martin in the Fields (1980-05) (tracks 5–7)
previously attributed to:
Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni (Italian Baroque composer) (track 4)
producer:
Vittorio Negri (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Philips Classics Productions (not for release label use!—classical music division of Polygram, reorganized as Philips Music Group in 1997) (1980) (tracks 12–20)
publisher:
Ricordi London (Casa Ricordi sublabel for Classical music) (track 4)
recorded at:
St John's, Smith Square in London, England, United Kingdom (1980-05) (tracks 5–7)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Adagio for Strings and Organ in G minor (catch all for arrangements) (track 4)
Adagio of the Sky (track 4)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 2 F-Dur, BWV 1047: I. (Allegro) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 2 F-Dur, BWV 1047: II. Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Cold is Being (track 4)
is the basis for:
Adagio (track 4)
Anytime, Anywhere (track 4)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
medley including a recording of:
part of:
Water Music Suite no. 1 in F major, HWV 348 (tracks 12–14, 14, 14–20)
recording of:
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (1976-06) (track 8)
Water Music, Suite no. 1 in F major, HWV 348: IX. [Allegro moderato] (no tempo marking, sometimes marked Andante) (1979-01) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (track 5)

CD 2

recorded in:
London, England, United Kingdom (1976-06) (tracks 6–8)
violin:
Maurice Hasson (1976-06) (tracks 6–8)
Henryk Szeryng (1976-06) (tracks 6–8)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730 – 1731) (tracks 6–8)
conductor:
Sir Neville Marriner (1976-06) (tracks 6–8)
orchestra:
Academy of St Martin in the Fields (1976-06) (tracks 6–8)
producer:
Vittorio Negri (track 7)
recorded at:
arrangements:
BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto (catch all for arrangements) (track 7)
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: I. Vivace (catch all for arrangements) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Vivace (track 6)
part of:
recording of: