Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Le quattro stagioni: Concerto in E major RV 269 “La primavera”: 1. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 3:18
2 Le quattro stagioni: Concerto in E major RV 269 “La primavera”: 2. Largo
Antonio Vivaldi 2:18
3 Le quattro stagioni: Concerto in E major RV 269 “La primavera”: 3. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 3:52
4 Le quattro stagioni: Concerto in G minor RV 315 “L'estate”: 1. Allegro non molto
Antonio Vivaldi 5:03
5 Le quattro stagioni: Concerto in G minor RV 315 “L'estate”: 2. Adagio
Antonio Vivaldi 2:06
6 Le quattro stagioni: Concerto in G minor RV 315 “L'estate”: 3. Presto
Antonio Vivaldi 2:35
7 Le quattro stagioni: Concerto in F major RV 293 “L'autunno”: 1. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 4:17
8 Le quattro stagioni: Concerto in F major RV 293 “L'autunno”: 2. Adagio molto
Antonio Vivaldi 2:17
9 Le quattro stagioni: Concerto in F major RV 293 “L'autunno”: 3. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 3:16
10 Le quattro stagioni: Concerto in F minor RV 297 “L'inverno”: 1. Allegro non molto
Antonio Vivaldi 3:27
11 Le quattro stagioni: Concerto in F minor RV 297 “L'inverno”: 2. Largo
Antonio Vivaldi 1:49
12 Le quattro stagioni: Concerto in F minor RV 297 “L'inverno”: 3. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 2:54
13 Concerto no. 11 for Two Violins and Violoncello, RV 565: 1. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 4:34
14 Concerto no. 11 for Two Violins and Violoncello, RV 565: 2. Largo e spiccato
Antonio Vivaldi 3:33
15 Concerto no. 11 for Two Violins and Violoncello, RV 565: 3. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 2:40
16 Violin Concerto in D minor D. 45: 1. Allegro
Giuseppe Tartini 5:35
17 Violin Concerto in D minor D. 45: 2. Grave
Giuseppe Tartini 4:19
18 Violin Concerto in D minor D. 45: 3. Presto
Giuseppe Tartini 3:02
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Violin Concerto in A minor BWV 1041: 1. (Allegro moderato)
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:04
2 Violin Concerto in A minor BWV 1041: 2. Andante
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:30
3 Violin Concerto in A minor BWV 1041: 3. Allegro assai
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:00
4 Violin Concerto in E major BWV 1042: 1. Allegro
Johann Sebastian Bach 8:38
5 Violin Concerto in E major BWV 1042: 2. Adagio
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:59
6 Violin Concerto in E major BWV 1042: 3. Allegro assai
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:58
7 Concerto in D minor for Two Violins BWV 1043: 1. Vivace
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:06
8 Concerto in D minor for Two Violins BWV 1043: 2. Largo ma non tanto
Johann Sebastian Bach 7:06
9 Concerto in D minor for Two Violins BWV 1043: 3. Allegro
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:37
10 Partita no. 2 in D minor for Solo Violin BWV 1004: 1. Allemanda
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:23
11 Partita no. 2 in D minor for Solo Violin BWV 1004: 2. Corrente
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:23
12 Partita no. 2 in D minor for Solo Violin BWV 1004: 3. Sarabanda
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:46
13 Partita no. 2 in D minor for Solo Violin BWV 1004: 4. Giga
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:06
14 Partita no. 2 in D minor for Solo Violin BWV 1004: 5. Ciaccona
Johann Sebastian Bach 14:52
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Violin Concerto in D major, op. 61: 1. Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 24:47
2 Violin Concerto in D major, op. 61: 2. Larghetto
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:34
3 Violin Concerto in D major, op. 61: 3. Rondo: Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:42
4 Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major, K. 219: 1. Allegro aperto – Adagio – Allegro aperto
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 9:31
5 Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major, K. 219: 2. Adagio
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 9:30
6 Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major, K. 219: 3. Rondeau: Tempo di minuetto
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 8:53
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Violin Concerto in E minor op. 64: 1. Allegro molto appasionato
Felix Mendelssohn 12:43
2 Violin Concerto in E minor op. 64: 2. Andante
Felix Mendelssohn 8:13
3 Violin Concerto in E minor op. 64: 3. Allegretto non troppo – Allegro molto vivace
Felix Mendelssohn 6:31
4 Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor op. 26: 1. Vorspiel. Allegro moderato – attacca: Allegro molto appassionato
Max Bruch 7:46
5 Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor op. 26: 2. Adagio
Max Bruch 8:41
6 Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor op. 26: 3. Finale: Allegro energico – Presto
Max Bruch 6:42
7 Violin Concerto no. 4 in D major K. 218: 1. Allegro
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 8:54
8 Violin Concerto no. 4 in D major K. 218: 2. Andante cantabile
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 6:11
9 Violin Concerto no. 4 in D major K. 218: 3. Rondeau: Andante grazioso – Allegro ma non troppo
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 7:13
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Violin Concerto in D major op. 77: 1. Allegro nont troppo
Johannes Brahms 22:18
2 Violin Concerto in D major op. 77: 2. Adagio
Johannes Brahms 9:08
3 Violin Concerto in D major op. 77: 3. Allegro giocoso, ma non troppo vivace
Johannes Brahms 8:02
4 Violin Concerto: 1. Allegro tranquillo
Frank Martin 13:52
5 Violin Concerto: 2. Andante molto moderato
Frank Martin 8:51
6 Violin Concerto: 3. Presto
Frank Martin 7:11

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1957-01) (tracks 16–18)
Rudolf Baumgartner (conductor) (1958-08-04) (tracks 13–15)
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1958-08-04) (tracks 13–15)
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1959-10) (tracks 1–12)
cello:
Claude Starck (violoncello player) (1958-08-04) (tracks 13–15)
balance engineer:
Harald Baudis (1957-01) (tracks 16–18)
Heinrich Keilholz (1958-08-04) (tracks 13–15)
Gerhard Henjes (sound engineer and producer) (1959-10) (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Giuseppe Tartini (tracks 16–18)
Antonio Vivaldi (tracks 13–15)
Antonio Vivaldi (1723) (tracks 1–12)
conductor:
Rudolf Baumgartner (conductor) (1959-10) (tracks 1–12)
orchestra:
Festival Strings Lucerne (1957-01) (tracks 16–18)
Festival Strings Lucerne (1958-08-04) (tracks 13–15)
Festival Strings Lucerne (1959-10) (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Fred Hamel (tracks 16–18)
Ellen Hickmann (producer for Deutsche Grammophon) (tracks 1–12)
Hans Ritter (tracks 13–15)
recorded at:
Kunsthaus in Lucerne, Luzern, Switzerland (1957-01) (tracks 16–18)
Schloss Klessheim in Salzburg, Austria (1958-08-04) (tracks 13–15)
arrangements:
is the basis for:
Otoño (Mocedades) (track 7)
later versions:
V (track 10)
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

violin:
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1955-01-12) (tracks 10–14)
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1956-12-08 – 1956-12-10) (tracks 4–6)
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1956-12-12) (tracks 7–9)
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1957-01-28 – 1957-01-29) (tracks 1–3)
balance engineer:
Werner Grimme (1955-01-12) (tracks 10–14)
Harald Baudis (1956-12-08 – 1956-12-10) (tracks 4–6)
Harald Baudis (1956-12-12) (tracks 7–9)
Harald Baudis (1957-01-28 – 1957-01-29) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1–6)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1717 – 1723) (tracks 10–14)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730 – 1731) (tracks 7–9)
conductor:
Rudolf Baumgartner (conductor) (1956-12-08 – 1956-12-10) (tracks 4–6)
Rudolf Baumgartner (conductor) (1956-12-12) (tracks 7–9)
Rudolf Baumgartner (conductor) (1957-01-28 – 1957-01-29) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Festival Strings Lucerne (1956-12-08 – 1956-12-10) (tracks 4–6)
Festival Strings Lucerne (1956-12-12) (tracks 7–9)
Festival Strings Lucerne (1957-01-28 – 1957-01-29) (tracks 1–3)
producer:
Fred Hamel (tracks 1–14)
recorded at:
Konzerthaus: Mozartsaal in Wien, Austria (1955-01-12) (tracks 10–14)
Kunsthaus in Lucerne, Luzern, Switzerland (1956-12-08 – 1956-12-10) (tracks 4–6)
Kunsthaus in Lucerne, Luzern, Switzerland (1956-12-12) (tracks 7–9)
Kunsthaus in Lucerne, Luzern, Switzerland (1957-01-28 – 1957-01-29) (tracks 1–3)
arrangements:
BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto (catch all for arrangements) (track 8)
Chaconne for piano and violin (after chaconne BWV 1004, Schumann) (track 14)
Chaconne from Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 (orchestrated by Casella) (track 14)
Chaconne from Partita, BWV 1004 (for organ, Messerer) (track 14)
Chaconne, BWV 1004, KiV B24 (for piano, Busoni) (track 14)
Ciaconna (ed. Prof. Helga Thoene) (track 14)
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: I. Vivace (catch all for arrangements) (track 7)
Five Studies, anh. Ia/1: 5. Chaconne by J. S. Bach (Brahms arr. for left hand of Partita BWV 1004) (track 14)
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)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: I. Allemande (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: II. Corrente (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: III. Sarabanda (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: IV. Giga (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne (for piano solo, Siloti) (track 14)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
Vivace (track 1)
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)
orchestrations:
Chaconne (arr. Mendelssohn, Milone) (track 14)
Chaconne from Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 (Raff orchestration) (track 14)
Chaconne in D minor (Stokowski orchestration) (track 14)
Partita in D-minor, BWV 1004: Chaconne (Saito orchestration) (track 14)
part of:
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 (movement) (tracks 10–14)
recording of:
Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041: I. Allegro (1957-01-28 – 1957-01-29) (track 1)
Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041: II. Andante (1957-01-28 – 1957-01-29) (track 2)
Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041: III. Allegro assai (1957-01-28 – 1957-01-29) (track 3)

CD 3

violin:
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1952-09-16) (tracks 4–6)
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1953-05-17 – 1953-05-21) (tracks 1–3)
balance engineer:
Heinrich Keilholz (1952-09-16) (tracks 4–6)
Alfred Steinke (1953-05-17 – 1953-05-21) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1775-04 – 1775-12) (tracks 4–6)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1806) (tracks 1–3)
conductor:
Ferdinand Leitner (1952-09-16) (tracks 4–6)
Paul van Kempen (1953-05-17 – 1953-05-21) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Wiener Symphoniker (1952-09-16) (tracks 4–6)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1953-05-17 – 1953-05-21) (tracks 1–3)
producer:
Wolfgang Lohse (tracks 1–3)
Karl-Heinz Schneider (tracks 4–6)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1953-05-17 – 1953-05-21) (tracks 1–3)
later versions:
part of:
recording of:

CD 4

violin:
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1952-04-28 – 1952-04-30) (tracks 4–6)
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1956-09-19 – 1956-09-23) (tracks 1–3)
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1960-12-05) (tracks 7–9)
balance engineer:
Heinrich Keilholz (1952-04-28 – 1952-04-30) (tracks 4–6)
Alfred Steinke (1952-04-28 – 1952-04-30) (tracks 4–6)
Werner Wolf (engineer/producer) (1956-09-19 – 1956-09-23) (tracks 1–3)
Gerhard Henjes (sound engineer and producer) (1960-12-05) (tracks 7–9)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1775-04 – 1775-12) (tracks 7–9)
Felix Mendelssohn (1838 – 1844-09-16) (tracks 1–3)
Max Bruch (1866 – 1867) (tracks 4–6)
conductor:
Ferdinand Leitner (1952-04-28 – 1952-04-30) (tracks 4–6)
Ferenc Fricsay (1956-09-19 – 1956-09-23) (tracks 1–3)
Hans Schmidt‐Isserstedt (1960-12-05) (tracks 7–9)
orchestra:
Bamberger Symphoniker (1952-04-28 – 1952-04-30) (tracks 4–6)
Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (1956-09-19 – 1956-09-23) (tracks 1–3)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1960-12-05) (tracks 7–9)
producer:
Fred Hamel (tracks 4–6)
Wolfgang Lohse (tracks 1–3)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (tracks 7–9)
Otto Ernst Wohlert (tracks 4–6)
revised by:
Felix Mendelssohn (1845) (tracks 1–3)
recorded at:
Kulturraum in Bamberg, Bayern, Germany (1952-04-28 – 1952-04-30) (tracks 4–6)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1956-09-19 – 1956-09-23) (tracks 1–3)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1960-12-05) (tracks 7–9)
arrangements:
Finale from the Violin Concerto (for horn and band, Hopkinson) (track 3)
part of:
Violinkonzert in e-Moll, op. 64 (movement) (tracks 1–3)
recording of:
Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, op. 26: II. Adagio (1952-04-28 – 1952-04-30) (track 5)
Violinkonzert in e-Moll, op. 64: II. Andante (1956-09-19 – 1956-09-23) (track 2)

CD 5

violin:
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1953-09-22) (tracks 1–3)
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1955-05) (tracks 4–6)
balance engineer:
Alfred Steinke (1953-05-22) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (1878) (tracks 1–3)
Frank Martin (classical composer) (1950 – 1951) (tracks 4–6)
conductor:
Paul van Kempen (1953-09-22) (tracks 1–3)
Ernest Ansermet (1955-05) (tracks 4–6)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (1953-09-22) (tracks 1–3)
Orchestre de la Suisse Romande (1955-05) (tracks 4–6)
producer:
Victor Olof (tracks 4–6)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1953-09-22) (tracks 1–3)
Victoria Hall (Geneva) in Geneva, Genève, Switzerland (1955-05) (tracks 4–6)
is the basis for:
part of:
Concerto for Violin (movement) (tracks 4–6)
recording of:
Concerto for Violin: III. Presto (1955-05) (track 6)

Release

part of: Original Masters (Deutsche Grammophon)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/8650301 [info]