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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Overture to Guillaume Tell (William Tell): Part 1
Gioachino Rossini 3:28
2 Sonata for Viola da Gamba & Keyboard No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1027: Adagio
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:23
3 Jocelyn, Opera: Berceuse
Benjamin Godard 3:18
4 Caprice and Elegy, for Cello & Chamber Orchestra, Rt VII/8: Elegy
Frederick Delius 3:24
5 Polonaise de Concert for Cello & Piano, Op 14
David Popper 3:51
6 An Den Frühling (to Spring), Lyric Piece for Piano, Op. 43/6
Edvard Grieg 3:11
7 Hungarian Fantasy, for Cello & Piano
David Popper 4:33
8 Samson et Dalila, Opera in 3 Acts, Op. 47: Softly Wakes My Heart
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:47
9 The Sleeping Beauty, Ballet, Op. 66: Act 2. Vision Scene
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 4:35
10 Élégie: O Doux Printemps d'Autrefois, for Voice & Piano (from "Mélodies, Vol.1")
Jules Massenet 4:00
11 Sonata for Cello & Piano in G Minor Op. 60: Vivace flessibile
Edmund Rubbra 3:19
12 Élégie for Cello & Piano or Orchestra in C Minor, Op. 24
Gabriel Fauré 6:31
13 Cello sonata No. 2 in G minor, Op. 117: II. Andante
Gabriel Fauré 6:12
14 Prélude à L'Après-Midi d'Un Faune, for Orchestra, L. 86
Claude Debussy, arr. Keith Harvey 8:16
15 Soliloquy for Cello & Orchestra, Op. 57
Edmund Rubbra 15:29
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Masnadieri, Opera: Overture (excerpt)
Giuseppe Verdi 4:28
2 Ein Morgen, ein Mittag, ein Abend in Wien (Morning Noon and Night in Vienna), Overture from the incidental music (excerpt)
Franz von Suppé 3:28
3 Sonata for Arpeggione & Piano in A Minor ("Arpeggione Sonata"), D. 821: Allegretto
Franz Schubert 10:13
4 Suite for Solo Cello No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008: Allemande
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:12
5 Suite for Solo Cello No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008: Courante
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:24
6 Strophes Sur le Nom de Sacher (3), for Cello: Strophe No.3
Henri Dutilleux 2:43
7 Pohádka (Fairy Tale), for Cello & Piano ("The Story of Tsar Berendyey"), JW 7/5: III
Leoš Janáček 2:44
8 Figaro, Concert paraphrase of "Largo al Factotum" from Rossini's "Barber of Seville", for Cello & Piano
Gioachino Rossini, arr. Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco 5:25
9 Sonata for Solo Cello, Op. 8: Allegro molto vivace
Zoltán Kodály 11:43
10 Albumblätter, for Cello & Piano, Op. 51: No. 5
Reinhold Glière 2:37
11 Albumblätter, for Cello & Piano, Op. 51: No. 12
Reinhold Glière 2:14
12 Cello Concerto: II. Allegro appassionato
William Walton 6:26
13 Après un Rêve, for Voice & Piano, Op. 7/1
Gabriel Fauré 3:25
14 Passacaglia and Sarabande with Variations in G Major
George Frideric Handel, arr. Johan Halvorsen 5:41
15 Fantasia on British Sea Songs, for Orchestra: Tom Bowling
Sir Henry Wood 1:46
16 Invocation, for Cello & Orchestra, Op.19/2, H. 75
Gustav Holst 9:24

Credits

CD 1

cello:
Thomas Igloi (track 13)
piano:
Clifford Benson (piano accompanist) (track 13)
additional composer:
Eric Fenby (track 4)
composer:
Edmund Rubbra (British composer) (track 11)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1883) (track 12)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1921) (track 13)
Frederick Delius (1930) (track 4)
Edmund Rubbra (British composer) (1944) (track 15)
premiered at:
[concert] (1944-12-09) (track 15)
part of:
Works of Gabriel Fauré by opus number (number: op. 24) (track 12)
arrangements:
Élégie, op. 24 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
orchestrations:
Élégie, op. 24 (for cello and orchestra) (track 12)
part of:
recording of:
Soliloquy, op. 57 (for cello, strings, two horns and timpani) (track 15)
Élégie, op. 24 (for cello and piano) (track 12)

CD 2

cello:
Robert Cohen (cellist) (1993-11) (track 12)
cello and piano arranger:
Pau Casals (cellist, aka. Pablo Casals) (track 13)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 4–5)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (track 13)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1824-11) (track 3)
Zoltán Kodály (1915) (track 9)
Sir William Walton (1956) (track 12)
Henri Dutilleux (1975 – 1982) (track 6)
conductor:
Andrew Litton (1993-11) (track 12)
orchestra:
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (1993-11) (track 12)
recorded at:
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Sonata in A minor, D. 821: III. Allegretto (for flute and piano, Galway) (track 3)
Suite no. 2 d-Moll, BWV 1008: II. Allemande (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Suite no. 2 d-Moll, BWV 1008: III. Courante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Suite no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1008: II. Allemande (for viola, arr. Rowland-Jones) (track 4)
Suite no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1008: II. Allemande (arr. Joachim Raff for piano) (track 4)
Suite no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1008: III. Courante (arr. Joachim Raff for piano) (track 5)
Suite no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1008: III. Courante (for viola, arr. Rowland-Jones) (track 5)
orchestrations:
part of:
Concerto for Cello and Orchestra (movement) (track 12)
recording of:
Après un rêve, op. 7 no. 1 (for cello and piano, Casals) (track 13)