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Essential Adagios

Audio Samples

>Giazotto, Remo : Adagio in C minor for strings & organ (previously attributed to Tomaso Albinoni)
>Pachelbel, Johann : Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Orchestral Suite no 3 in D major, BWV 1068
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Clarinet in A, K. 622
>     2. Adagio
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 5 "Emperor"
>     2. Adagio
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
>     Opening
>Rachmaninov, Sergei : Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor
>     2. Adagio sostenuto (Opening)
>Elgar, Edward : Concerto for Cello in E minor
>     3. Adagio
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : The Lark Ascending
>     Opening
>Bruch, Max [Composer] : Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor
>     2. Adagio
>Elgar, Edward : Enigma Variations
>     Nimrod
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 6 in F 'Pastoral'
>     5. Allegretto (Shepherds' Hymn after the Storm)
>Perosi, Lorenzo : Concerto for Piano in A minor
>     2. Adagio
>Holst, Gustav : The Planets
>     Venus
>Barber, Samuel : Adagio for Strings
>Vivaldi, Antonio : The Four Seasons
>     Winter
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Concerto for two violins in D minor, BWV 1043
>     2. Largo ma non tanto
>Vivaldi, Antonio : Guitar Concerto in D
>     2. Largo
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27/2 "Moonlight"
>     1. Adagio sostenuto (excerpt)
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Flute & Harp, K. 299 in C major
>     2. Andantino (excerpt)
>Dvorak, Antonin : Symphony no 9 in E minor 'From the New World'
>     2. Largo
>Chopin, Frédéric : Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11
>     2. Romance
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Concerto for Violin in E minor
>     2. Andante (excerpt)
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor 'Pathetique'
>     2. Adagio cantabile
>Fauré, Gabriel : Pavane, Op. 50
>Saint-Saëns, Camille : Carnival of the animals
>Rodrigo, Joaquín : Concierto de Aranjuez
>     2. Adagio
>Massenet, Jules : Thais
>     Méditation
>Shostakovich, Dmitri : Concerto for Piano no 2 in F
>     2. Andante
>Mahler, Gustav : Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor
>     4. Adagietto

Album Summary

>Giazotto, Remo : Adagio in C minor for strings & organ (previously attributed to Tomaso Albinoni)
>Pachelbel, Johann : Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Orchestral Suite no 3 in D major, BWV 1068
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Clarinet in A, K. 622
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 5 "Emperor"
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
>Rachmaninov, Sergei : Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor
>Elgar, Edward : Concerto for Cello in E minor
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : The Lark Ascending
>Bruch, Max [Composer] : Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor
>Elgar, Edward : Enigma Variations
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 6 in F 'Pastoral'
>Perosi, Lorenzo : Concerto for Piano in A minor
>Holst, Gustav : The Planets
>Barber, Samuel : Adagio for Strings
>Vivaldi, Antonio : The Four Seasons
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Concerto for two violins in D minor, BWV 1043
>Vivaldi, Antonio : Guitar Concerto in D
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27/2 "Moonlight"
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Flute & Harp, K. 299 in C major
>Dvorak, Antonin : Symphony no 9 in E minor 'From the New World'
>Chopin, Frédéric : Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Concerto for Violin in E minor
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor 'Pathetique'
>Fauré, Gabriel : Pavane, Op. 50
>Saint-Saëns, Camille : Carnival of the animals
>Rodrigo, Joaquín : Concierto de Aranjuez
>Massenet, Jules : Thais
>Shostakovich, Dmitri : Concerto for Piano no 2 in F
>Mahler, Gustav : Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor
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Works Details

>Giazotto, Remo : Adagio in C minor for strings & organ (previously attributed to Tomaso Albinoni)
  • Conductor: Sir Marriner
  • Running Time: 5 min. 52 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Pachelbel, Johann : Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major
  • Conductor: Sir Marriner
  • Running Time: 5 min. 1 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: after 1700

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Orchestral Suite no 3 in D major, BWV 1068
  • Conductor: Sir Marriner
  • Running Time: 3 min. 34 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 1731

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Clarinet in A, K. 622 :: 2. Adagio
  • Performer: Sabine Meyer (Clarinet)
  • Conductor: Hans Vonk
  • Running Time: 6 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1791

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 5 "Emperor" :: 2. Adagio
  • Performer: Julia Thornton (Harp)
  • Conductor: Erno Olah
  • Running Time: 7 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1809

>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis :: Opening
  • Conductor: Adrian Boult
  • Running Time: 6 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1910

>Rachmaninov, Sergei : Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor :: 2. Adagio sostenuto (Opening)
  • Performer: Cécile Ousset (Piano)
  • Conductor: Simon Rattle
  • Running Time: 4 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1900-1901

>Elgar, Edward : Concerto for Cello in E minor :: 3. Adagio
  • Performer: Jacqueline du Pré (Cello)
  • Conductor: John Barbirolli
  • Running Time: 5 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1919

>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : The Lark Ascending :: Opening
  • Performer: Hugh Bean (Violin)
  • Conductor: Adrian Boult
  • Running Time: 6 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1914

>Bruch, Max [Composer] : Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor :: 2. Adagio
  • Performer: Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
  • Conductor: Walter Susskind
  • Running Time: 4 min. 24 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1864-1867

>Elgar, Edward : Enigma Variations :: Nimrod
  • Conductor: Adrian Boult
  • Running Time: 3 min. 57 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1898-1899

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 6 in F 'Pastoral' :: 5. Allegretto (Shepherds' Hymn after the Storm)
  • Conductor: Riccardo Muti
  • Running Time: 6 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1808

>Perosi, Lorenzo : Concerto for Piano in A minor :: 2. Adagio
  • Performer: Cécile Ousset (Piano)
  • Conductor: Sir Marriner
  • Running Time: 6 min. 32 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1916

>Holst, Gustav : The Planets :: Venus
  • Conductor: Sir Marriner
  • Running Time: 6 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1914-1916

>Barber, Samuel : Adagio for Strings
  • Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
  • Running Time: 6 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1936

>Vivaldi, Antonio : The Four Seasons :: Winter
  • Performer: Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
  • Conductor: Alberto Lysy
  • Running Time: 2 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1725

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Concerto for two violins in D minor, BWV 1043 :: 2. Largo ma non tanto
  • Performers: Leslie Pearson (Harpsichord); Salvatore Accardo (Violin); Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
  • Conductor: Salvatore Accardo
  • Running Time: 7 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 1730-1731

>Vivaldi, Antonio : Guitar Concerto in D :: 2. Largo
  • Performer: Sharon Isbin (Guitar)
  • Conductor: Lawrence Foster
  • Running Time: 6 min. 7 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1716

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27/2 "Moonlight" :: 1. Adagio sostenuto (excerpt)
  • Performer: Moura Lympany (Piano)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1801

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Flute & Harp, K. 299 in C major :: 2. Andantino (excerpt)
  • Performers: James Galway (Flute); Fritz Helmis (Harp)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 1 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1778

>Antonin Dvorák (1841 - 1904) : Symphony no 9 in E minor 'From the New World' :: 2. Largo
  • Conductor: Mariss Jansons
  • Notes: Composition written: 01/10/1893-05/24/1893.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral

>Frédéric Chopin (1810 - 1849) : Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11 :: 2. Romance
  • Performer: Martha Argerich (Piano)
  • Conductor: Charles Dutoit
  • Running Time: 3 min. 52 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1830

>Mendelssohn, Felix : Concerto for Violin in E minor :: 2. Andante (excerpt)
  • Performer: Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
  • Conductor: Efrem Kurtz
  • Running Time: 4 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 09/16/1844

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor 'Pathétique' :: 2. Adagio cantabile
  • Performer: Leonard Pennario (Piano)
  • Conductor: Miklos Rozsa
  • Running Time: 5 min. 28 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1797-1798

>Gabriel Fauré (1845 - 1924) : Pavane, Op. 50
  • Performer: Gareth Morris (Flute)
  • Conductor: David Willcocks
  • Running Time: 6 min. 49 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1887

>Camille Saint-Saëns (1835 - 1921) : Carnival of the animals
  • Performer: Han-Na Chang (Cello)
  • Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
  • Running Time: 3 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1886

>Joaquín Rodrigo (1901 - 1999) : Concierto de Aranjuez :: 2. Adagio
  • Performer: Julian Bream (Guitar)
  • Conductor: Simon Rattle
  • Running Time: 4 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1939

>Massenet, Jules : Thaïs :: Méditation
  • Performer: Hans Kalafusz (Violin)
  • Conductor: Sir Marriner
  • Running Time: 5 min. 5 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1892

>Shostakovich, Dmitri : Concerto for Piano no 2 in F :: 2. Andante
  • Performer: Dmitri Alexeev (Piano)
  • Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk
  • Running Time: 6 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1957

>Mahler, Gustav : Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor :: 4. Adagietto
  • Conductor: John Barbirolli
  • Running Time: 3 min. 6 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1901-1902