50 BEST

50 Best Adagios

3 Compact Disc
1 Mar 2010

Barcode: 5099945748929

Composer: Various

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 Adagio for strings and organ in G minor (2007 Digital Remaster)  - Ian Watson/English Chamber Orchestra 
02 Canon: Canon and Gigue in D  - Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott 
03 Miserere a 9  - Gerald Finley/Timothy Beasley-Murray/Choir of King 
04 V. Largo (Il sonno): Concerto in G minor for Flute and Strings Op. 10 No.2 RV439, 'La notte'  - Janet See/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott 
05 II. Largo e pianissimo sempre: The Four Seasons (from 'Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione' Op. 8), Concerto  - London Chamber Orchestra/Christopher Warren-Green 
06 II. Adagio: The Four Seasons (from 'Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione' Op. 8), Concerto No. 2 in G minor (  - London Chamber Orchestra/Christopher Warren-Green 
07 II. Adagio: The Four Seasons (from 'Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione' Op. 8), Concerto No. 3 in F (L'autu  - London Chamber Orchestra/Christopher Warren-Green 
08 II. Largo: The Four Seasons (from 'Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione' Op. 8), Concerto No. 4 in F minor (L  - London Chamber Orchestra/Christopher Warren-Green 
09 II. Largo: Concerto in C major per mandolino er archi RV425  - Giovanni Scaramuzzino/Europa Galante/Fabio Biondi 
10 II. Larghetto: Harpsichord Concerto in A BWV1055  - Bob van Asperen/Melante Amsterdam 
11 II. Largo: Harpsichord Concerto in F minor BWV1056  - Bob van Asperen/Melante Amsterdam 
12 II. Largo ma non tanto: Double Violin Concerto in D Minor, BWV 1043  - Jonathan Rees/Jane Murdoch/Scottish Ensemble 
13 Sarabande: Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067  - English Chamber Orchestra/Sir Philip Ledger 
14 Air: Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068  - English Chamber Orchestra/Sir Philip Ledger 
15 Sarabande: Suites for Cello, Suite No. 5 in C minor BWV 1011  - Ralph Kirshbaum 
16 II. Largo: Symphony No. 88 in G major  - La Petite Bande/Sigiswald Kuijken 
17 Stabat Mater dolorosa: Stabat Mater pour soprano, contralto, corders et basse continue  - Véronique Gens/Gérard Lesne/Il Seminario Musicale 
18 Ave verum corpus in D K618  - Schütz Consort/London Classical Players/Sir Roger 
19 Larghetto: Ombra mai fù: Xerxes - Frondi tenere ... Ombra mai fù  - David Daniels/Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenmen 
20 Solfeggio  - Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir/Tönu Kaljuste 
21 The Protecting Veil: The Protecting Veil  - Steven Isserlis/London Symphony Orchestra/Gennadi 
Disc 2 
01 II. Andante: Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major K467  - Diana Ambache/Ambache Chamber Orchestra 
02 II Adagio: Clarinet Concerto in A major K622  - Paul Meyer/Ensemble Orchestral de Paris/John Nelso 
03 II. Romanze: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor K466 (Cadenzas by Beethoven)  - Mikhail Pletnev/Die Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Br 
04 Second movement: Romanza (Andante): Eine kleine Nachtmusik  - London Chamber Orchestra/Christopher Warren-Green 
05 II. Andante: Piano Concerto No. 22 in E flat K482 (2004 Digital Remaster)  - Annie Fischer/Philharmonia Orchestra/Wolfgang Sawa 
06 II. Andante: Symphony No. 40 in G minor K550 [version with clarinets]  - Sinfonia Varsovia/Yehudi Menuhin 
07 II. Adagio: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major K488 (Cadenza by Mozart)  - Mikhail Pletnev/Die Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Br 
08 II. Larghetto: Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor K491 (Cadenza by Pletnev)  - Mikhail Pletnev/Die Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Br 
09 Maurerische Trauermusik in C minor K477/K479a  - London Classical Players/Sir Roger Norrington 
10 II. Larghetto: Quintett für Klarinette, 2 Violinen, Viola und Violoncello A-dur KV 581  - Sabine Meyer/Wiener Streichsextett 
11 II. Andante cantabile con espressione: Piano Sonata No. 8 in A minor K310/K300d  - Jean-Bernard Pommier 
12 II. Andantino: Flute & Harp Concerto in C Major, K.299  - Samuel Coles/Naoko Yoshino/English Chamber Orchest 
Disc 3 
01 The Aquarium: The Carnival of the Animals - zoological fantasy  - Nash Ensemble 
02 The Swan: The Carnival of the Animals - zoological fantasy  - Nash Ensemble 
03 Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque  - Kun Woo Paik 
04 VI. Des pas sur la neige: Préludes, Préludes - Livre I  - Jean-Bernard Pommier 
05 X. La cathédrale engloutie: Préludes, Préludes - Livre I  - Jean-Bernard Pommier 
06 Elégie Op. 24  - Paul Tortelier/English Chamber Orchestra 
07 Pavane Op. 50  - English Chamber Orchestra/Paul Tortelier 
08 I. Introït et Kyrie: Requiem Op. 48  - Michel Corboz/Ensemble Vocal & Instrumental de 
09 II Larghetto: Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra in D minor (1932)  - Jean-Bernard Pommier/Anne Queffélec/City of London 
10 Andante: Concert champêtre  - Maggie Cole/Richard Hickox/City of London Sinfonia 
11 No.1: Lent: Six Gnossiennes  - Anne Queffélec 
12 No. 3: Trois Gymnopedies  - Anne Queffélec 
13 Adagio: Piano Concerto in G  - Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Andrew Litton 
14 Vocalise en forme de habanera (orch. Arthur Hoérée)  - Arleen Augér/Philharmonia Orchestra/Libor Pesek 
15 Pavane de la Belle au bois dormant: Ma Mère l'oye, 'Mother Goose'  - Scottish Chamber Orchestra/Jukka-Pekka Saraste 
16 Interlude & Apothèose: Le Jardin féerique: Ma Mère l'oye, 'Mother Goose'  - Scottish Chamber Orchestra/Jukka-Pekka Saraste 
17 Pavane pour une infante défunte  - Scottish Chamber Orchestra/Jukka-Pekka Saraste 


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