Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Music for the Royal Fireworks
Georg Friedrich Händel 5:22
2 Le quattro stagioni: La primavera
Antonio Vivaldi 3:27
3 Nabucco: Chor der Gefangenen
Giuseppe Verdi 4:25
4 Konzert für Trompete und Orchester
Joseph Haydn 4:37
5 Carmen: Avec la garde mortatto
Georges Bizet 4:00
6 Symphonie Nr 5
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:10
7 Aspåkerspolska
Wilhelm Peterson‐Berger 1:26
8 Peer Gynt: Morgenstemning
Edvard Grieg 4:18
9 Der Messias: Halleluja
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:19
10 Eine kleine Nachtmusik
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 6:16
11 Jeg elsker dig
Edvard Grieg 2:34
12 Brandenburg Concerto Nr 2
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:24
13 Suite Bergamasque: Clair de lune
Claude Debussy 4:50
14 Water Music: Alla Hornpipe
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:26

Credits

Medium 1

composed in:
violin:
Rudolf Baumgartner (conductor) (1960-06) (track 12)
cello:
Claude Starck (violoncello player) (1960-06) (track 12)
oboe:
Helmut Winschermann (1960-06) (track 12)
trumpet:
Adolf Scherbaum (trumpeter) (1960-06) (track 12)
Maurice André (French trumpeter) (1964-06) (track 9)
Maurice André (French trumpeter) (1966-11) (track 4)
recorder:
Hans-Martin Linde (1960-06) (track 12)
organ:
Elmar Schloter (organist) (1964-06) (track 9)
double bass:
Hermann Voerkel (classical double bass player) (1960-06) (track 12)
piano:
Eva Pataki (tracks 7, 11)
harpsichord:
Wolfgang Meyer (organist, harpsichordist) (track 1)
Eduard Kaufmann (classical organ and harpsichord player) (1960-06) (track 12)
Hedwig Bilgram (1964-06) (track 9)
Hilde Noe (1966-11) (track 4)
arranger:
Henri Mouton (track 13)
Walter Piston (track 13)
balance engineer:
Harald Baudis (track 9)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (track 3)
Karl‐August Naegler (Balance engineer) (track 5)
Walter Alfred Wettler (1959-04-25 – 1959-04-27) (track 6)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1974-10) (track 10)
choir vocals:
Münchener Bach‐Chor (1964-06) (track 9)
The Ambrosian Singers (1977-08) (track 5)
chorus master:
Romano Gandolfi (1974-11) (track 3)
Patrick Criswell (chorusmaster) (1977-08) (track 5)
John McCarthy (British choral conductor, scholar, composer and arranger) (1977-08) (track 5)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 12)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (track 5)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 9)
Wilhelm Peterson‐Berger (Swedish composer and music critic) (track 7)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1717) (track 14)
Antonio Vivaldi (1723) (track 2)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (track 9)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1749) (track 1)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1787) (track 10)
Joseph Haydn (1796) (track 4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1808) (track 6)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (1841) (track 3)
Edvard Grieg (1864) (track 11)
Edvard Grieg (1875) (track 8)
Claude Debussy (1890 – 1905) (track 13)
conductor:
Arthur Fiedler (track 13)
Rafael Kubelík (tracks 1, 14)
Paul Kuentz (track 2)
Eugen Jochum (1959-04-25 – 1959-04-27) (track 6)
Rudolf Baumgartner (conductor) (1960-06) (track 12)
Karl Richter (conductor/ choir master/ organist/ harpsichordist) (1964-06) (track 9)
Hans Stadlmair (1966-11) (track 4)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1974-10) (track 10)
Claudio Abbado (1974-11) (track 3)
Claudio Abbado (1977-08) (track 5)
Neeme Järvi (1987-06) (track 8)
editor:
Helmut Najda (track 4)
Joachim Niss (track 5)
engineer:
Klaus Scheibe (editor/engineer) (track 4)
executive producer:
Hans Hickmann (track 4)
librettist:
Ludovic Halévy (track 5)
Henri Meilhac (track 5)
Temistocle Solera (track 3)
lyricist:
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Teresa Berganza (1977-08) (track 5)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (tracks 1, 14)
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks (1959-04-25 – 1959-04-27) (track 6)
Festival Strings Lucerne (1960-06) (track 12)
Münchener Bach‐Orchester (1964-06) (track 9)
Münchener Kammerorchester (1966-11) (track 4)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1974-10) (track 10)
London Symphony Orchestra (1977-08) (track 5)
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra (1987-06) (track 8)
producer:
Rainer Brock (track 3)
Karl Faust (producer) (track 9)
Wolfgang Lohse (tracks 4, 6)
Werner Mayer (classical producer) (track 10)
revised by:
Edvard Grieg (1888) (track 8)
solo violin:
soprano vocals:
Helena Döse (tracks 7, 11)
tenor vocals:
Plácido Domingo (1977-08) (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1960) (tracks 6, 12)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1965) (track 9)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1968) (track 4)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1969) (track 2)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1973) (track 13)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1975) (track 3)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1976) (tracks 10, 13)
Deutsche Grammophon GmbH (this is the company; for release labels, use "Deutsche Grammophon") (1978) (track 5)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1978) (track 5)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (track 1)
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1959-04-25 – 1959-04-27) (track 6)
Neumünster in Zurich, Zürich, Switzerland (1960-06) (track 12)
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1964-06) (track 9)
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1966-11) (track 4)
Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Milano, Italy (1974-11) (track 3)
St John’s Church (Waterloo) in London, England, United Kingdom (1977-08) (track 5)
edit of:
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 2 F-Dur, BWV 1047: I. (Allegro) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Nabucco: Atto III. "Va, pensiero" (Coro) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: II. Andante con moto (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Carmen Suite no. 1: VI. Les Toréadors (theme from Carmen: Prelude to Act I and Carmen: Act IV. « Les voici ! Voici la quadrille ! ») (track 5)
Game Start A (Mario Bros.) (track 10)
I Love Thee (op. 5, no. 3) (for voice and orchestra) (track 11)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Ich liebe dich, op. 5 no. 3 (in German, von Holstein) (track 11)
later versions:
part of:
Carmen: Acte IV (track 5)
Nabucco: Atto III (track 3)
Hjertets melodier, op. 5 (for voice and piano) (part of collection) (track 11)
Der Messias: Part II (arr. W.A. Mozart) (track 9)
recording of:
Aspåkers-polska (track 7)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Der Messias: 42. Chor: Halleluja (1964-06) (track 9)
Nabucco: Atto III, Scena IV. “Va, pensiero” (Coro) (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves) (1974-11) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (track 12)
translated version of:
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