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Of Love and Music - Chopin, Vivaldi, Brahms, et al

Audio Samples

>Saint-Saëns, Camille : Carnival of the animals
>Satie, Erik : Gnossienne no 1
>Elgar, Edward : Salut d'amour
>Gershwin, George : I've Got a Crush on You, song (from Treasure Girl and Strike up the Band, musicals)
>Massenet, Jules : Meditation (from "Thaïs")
>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Violin, strings & continuo in E major ("L'amoroso"), RV 271
>     Allegro
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Song without words for Cello and Piano in D major, Op. 109
>Dvorak, Antonin : Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147
>Brahms, Johannes : Intermezzi (3) for Piano, Op. 117
>Chopin, Frédéric : Waltz for piano no 3 in F major, Op. 34/3, CT. 209
>Kreisler, Fritz : Liebesleid
>Gershwin, George : Porgy and Bess

Album Summary

>Saint-Saëns, Camille : Carnival of the animals
>Satie, Erik : Gnossienne no 1
>Elgar, Edward : Salut d'amour
>Gershwin, George : I've Got a Crush on You, song (from Treasure Girl and Strike up the Band, musicals)
>Massenet, Jules : Meditation (from "Thaïs")
>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Violin, strings & continuo in E major ("L'amoroso"), RV 271
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Song without words for Cello and Piano in D major, Op. 109
>Dvorak, Antonin : Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147
>Brahms, Johannes : Intermezzi (3) for Piano, Op. 117
>Chopin, Frédéric : Waltz for piano no 3 in F major, Op. 34/3, CT. 209
>Kreisler, Fritz : Liebesleid
>Gershwin, George : Porgy and Bess
Performers Conductor Ensembles Composers

Notes & Reviews:

We have long tried to explain the mystery of love by comparing it to the euphoria that can instill in us. This wonderful collection from Analekta (perfect for Valentine's Day!) features Canada's finest musicians performing some of the most heartfelt music in the world.



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Works Details

>Camille Saint-Saëns (1835 - 1921) : Carnival of the animals
  • Performers: Thérèse Motard (Cello); Louise-Andrée Baril (Piano)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 53 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1886
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Satie, Erik : Gnossienne no 1
  • Performer: Francine Kay (Piano)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1888
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Elgar, Edward : Salut d'amour
  • Performers: Similia (Guitar); Similia (Flute); Lyne Fortin (Soprano)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1888
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Gershwin, George : I've Got a Crush on You, song (from Treasure Girl and Strike up the Band, musicals)
  • Performer: James Ehnes (Violin)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1928
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Massenet, Jules : Meditation (from "Thaïs")
  • Performers: James Ehnes (Violin); Angèle Dubeau (Violin)
  • Conductor: Yoav Talmi
  • Ensemble: La Pietà (Orchestra)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Violin, strings & continuo in E major ("L'amoroso"), RV 271 :: Allegro
  • Performers: Angèle Dubeau (Violin); Elizabeth Dolin (Cello)
  • Ensemble: La Pietà (Orchestra)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 57 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: by 1742
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Mendelssohn, Felix : Song without words for Cello and Piano in D major, Op. 109
  • Performers: Bernadene Blaha (Piano); Elizabeth Dolin (Cello)
  • Ensemble: Orchestre Symphonique de Québec
  • Running Time: 4 min. 49 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: circa 10/1845
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Antonin Dvorák (1841 - 1904) : Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147
  • Performer: Marie-Nicole Lemieux (Alto)
  • Conductor: Yoav Talmi
  • Running Time: 6 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Brahms, Johannes : Intermezzi (3) for Piano, Op. 117
  • Performers: Anton Kuerti (Piano); Angèle Dubeau (Violin)
  • Ensemble: La Pietà (Orchestra)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 28 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1892
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Frédéric Chopin (1810 - 1849) : Waltz for piano no 3 in F major, Op. 34/3, CT. 209
  • Performers: Thérèse Motard (Cello); Louise-Andrée Baril (Piano); James Ehnes (Violin)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1838
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Kreisler, Fritz : Liebesleid
  • Performers: Eduard Laurel (Piano); James Ehnes (Violin)
  • Ensemble: Duo Similia
  • Running Time: 3 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: by 1910
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Gershwin, George : Porgy and Bess
  • Ensemble: Duo Campion-Vachon
  • Running Time: 3 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1935
  • Studio/Live: Studio