Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Contents Corelli: Concerto grosso Op. 6 No. 7 in D major Torelli: Sonata a Quattro in D minor, Op. 6, No. 10 Locatelli: Concerto grosso in D major, Op. 1, No. 9 Albicastro: Concerto No. 6 in F major Handel: Concerto grosso, Op. 6 No. 6 in G minor, HWV324 Manfredini, F: Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 3 No. 10 Albinoni: Concerto grosso, Op. 5 No. 5 in A Minor Cherubini: Etude No. 2 for Horn & Strings Avison: Concerto Op. 9 No. 11 in A major Handel: Concerto grosso, Op. 6 No. 1 in G major, HWV319 Telemann: Concerto TWV 53:F1 in F major for 3 violins, strings & b.c. Vivaldi: Flute Concerto, Op. 10 No. 5 in F major, RV 434 Geminiani, F: Concerto grosso Op. 3 No. 3 in E minor Bellini: Oboe Concerto in E flat major Corelli: Concerto grosso Op. 6 No. 1 in D major Vivaldi: The Four Seasons Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 oboes, bassoon, 2 horns & violin in F major Vivaldi: Oboe Concerto in F major, RV456 Vivaldi: Bassoon Concerto, RV 498 in A minor Vivaldi: Recorder Concerto in C minor, RV441 Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 horns, strings & continuo RV539 Vivaldi: Flautino Concerto in C major, RV443 Vivaldi: Concerto in D minor for Two Oboes, RV 535 Vivaldi: Concerto, Op. 3 No. 10 ‘Con quattro Violini e Violoncello obligato’, RV 580 Vivaldi: Cello Concerto in C minor, RV401 Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Trumpets, Strings & Continuo in C major, RV 537 Vivaldi: Violin Concerto, Op. 4 No. 8 in D minor, RV 249 Vivaldi: Concerto No. 9 in B flat major RV 530 Geminiani, F: Concerti grossi, Op. 7 Telemann: Concerto TWV 51:D7 in D major for trumpet, strings & b.c. Albinoni: Concerto for trumpet, three oboes, bassoon and continuo in C major Hertel, J W: Concerto in D major for trumpet, two oboes, two bassoons, strings and continuo Fasch, J F: Concerto in D for trumpet, 2 oboes, strings and continuo, FaWV L: D1 Hummel, J: Trumpet Concerto in E (or E flat) major, WoO / S49 Albrechtsberger, J G: Concerto A Cinque Mozart, L: Trumpet Concerto in D major Telemann: Concerto TWV 51:Anh.B1 in B flat major for violin, strings & b.c. (spurious) Telemann: Concerto TWV 51:G7 in G major for violin, strings & b.c. Telemann: Violin Concerto in D major TWV 51:D10 Telemann: Violin Concerto in E major TWV 51:E2 Telemann: Violin Concerto in G minor TWV 51:g1 Telemann: Overture (Suite) TWV 55:C3 in C major for wind, strings & b.c. ‘Hamburger Ebb und Fluth’ (‘Wassermusik’) Handel: Concerti grossi Op. 3 Nos. 1-6, HWV312-317 Handel: Alcina: ballet music Handel: Concerti grossi Op. 6 Nos. 1-12 HWV319-330 Handel: Oboe Concerto No. 1 in B flat major, HWV 301 Handel: Oboe Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, HWV 302a Handel: Oboe Concerto No. 3 in G minor, HWV 287 Handel: Concerti a due cori Nos. 1-3 Bach, J S: Keyboard Concertos Nos. 1-7 BWV1052-1058 Bach, J S: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV1050 Bach, J S: Concerto for Flute, Violin & Harpsichord in A minor, BWV1044 Bach, J S: Italian Concerto, BWV971 Bach, J S: Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV1043 Bach, J S: Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, BWV1041 Bach, J S: Violin Concerto No. 2 in E major, BWV1042 Bach, J S: Concerto for Oboe & Violin in C minor, BWV1060 Bach, J S: The Art of Fugue, BWV1080 Bach, J S: Musical Offering, BWV1079 Arne: Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in G minor Bach, C P E: Harpsichord Concerto in C minor, Wq. 43 / 4 (H474) Bach, J C: Harpsichord Concerto in A major, T 297 / l(ii) Bach, J C: Symphonies Op. 3 Mozart: March in D major, K408b Haydn: Symphony No. 52 in C minor Wassenaer: Concerti Armonici Nos. 1-6 (formerly attributed to Pergolesi) Knechtel: Corno di caccia Concerto in D major Reinhardt, J G: Horn Concerto in E flat major Quantz: Horn Concerto in E flat major Graun, C H: Concerto for Concertant Horn and Oboe d’amore in D major Röllig: Corno da Caccia Concerto in E flat major Röllig: Corno da Caccia Concerto in D major Gluck: Don Juan – Ballet suite Handel: Ariodante: ballet music Handel: Il pastor fido: ballet music Haydn: Horn Concerto No. 1 in D major, Hob.VIId:3 Haydn: Horn Concerto No. 2 in D major, Hob.VIId:4 Haydn: Six Allemandes, from Hob.IX Haydn: Acide e Galatea: Overture Haydn: Symphony No. 53 in D major ‘The Imperial’ Haydn: Symphony No. 99 in E flat major Haydn: Symphony No. 102 in B flat major Haydn, M: Horn Concerto (Concertino) in D major, MH 134, P. 134 Haydn, M: Duo Concertante for Organ and Viola, P. 55 Haydn, M: Divertimento in C major, P. 98 Haydn, M: Minuets (6), P70 Mozart: Serenade No. 6 in D major, K239 ‘Serenata Notturna’ Mozart: Divertimento in D major, K136 Mozart: Divertimento in B flat major, K137 Mozart: Divertimento in F major, K138 Mozart: Sinfonia concertante in E flat for Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon & Orchestra, K297b Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante for Violin, Viola & Orchestra in E flat major, K364 Mozart: Adagio & Fugue in C minor for Strings, K546 Mozart: Serenade No. 13 in G major, K525 ‘Eine kleine Nachtmusik’ Mozart: Serenade No. 9 in D major, K320 ‘Posthorn’ Mozart: Serenade No. 6 in D major, K239 ‘Serenata Notturna’ Mozart: Serenade No. 10 in B flat major, K361 ‘Gran Partita’ Mozart: Divertimento No. 6, K188 (K.240b) Beethoven: Minuets (12), WoO 7 Beethoven: Twelve German Dances WoO 8 – Zwölf Deutsche Tänze Beethoven: Contredanses (7), WoO 14 Beethoven: Grosse Fuge in B flat major, Op. 133 Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Op. 60 Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92 Weber: Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in F minor, Op. 73 Weber: Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E flat Major, Op. 74 Weber: Clarinet Concertino in E flat major, Op. 26 Rossini: Guillaume Tell Overture Rossini: Le Siège de Corinthe Overture Rossini: La Cenerentola Overture Rossini: La gazza ladra Overture Rossini: La cambiale di matrimonio Overture Rossini: La scala di seta Overture Rossini: Tancredi Overture Rossini: Il Signor Bruschino Overture Rossini: Il Turco in Italia Overture Rossini: L’inganno felice Overture Rossini: Maometto II: Overture Rossini: Overture: Ricciardo e Zoraide Rossini: Sinfonia al Conventello Rossini: Sinfonia di Bologna Rossini: Semiramide Overture Rossini: Il viaggio a Reims Overture Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia Overture Rossini: L’Italiana in Algeri Overture Rossini: Bianca e Falliero: Overture Rossini: Otello Overture Rossini: Demetrio e Polibio: Overture Rossini: Edoardo e Cristina: Overture Rossini: Armida Overture Rossini: Edipo a Colono: Overture Rossini: Ermione: Overture Rossini: Torvaldo e Dorliska Overture Clarke, Jeremiah: Trumpet Voluntary ‘Prince of Denmark’s March’ Handel: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (from Solomon) Purcell: Rondeau from Abdelazer Rossini: String Sonata No. 3 in C major: Minuet Boccherini: Minuet in A major from String Quintet Op. 11 No. 5, G275 Mozart: Divertimento No. 17 in D Major, K334: Minuet Haydn: String Quartet Op. 3 No. 5 in F major: Serenade Haydn: Trumpet Concerto in E flat major, Hob. VIIe:1: 2nd movement Tchaikovsky: Andante Cantabile (from String Quartet No. 1 in D Op. 11) Schubert: Rosamunde, D797: Ballet Music No. 2 Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Scherzo Bree: Allegro for 4 String Quartets Ricciotti: Concertino in G major for Strings (Concerto armonico) Locatelli: Concerto Op. 4 No. 9 – Introduzione teatrale Op. 4 No. 5 Mendelssohn: String Symphony No. 9 in C major Mendelssohn: String Symphony No. 10 in B minor Mendelssohn: String Symphony No. 12 in G minor Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto in A minor (for piano and strings), 1822 Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56 ‘Scottish’ Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90 ‘Italian’ Gounod: Symphony No. 1 Gounod: Symphony No. 2 in E flat Gounod: Faust – Ballet Music Dvořák: Serenade for Strings in E major, Op. 22 Dvořák: Serenade for Winds in D minor, Op. 44 Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a Tchaikovsky: Serenade for strings in C major, Op. 48 Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35 Grieg: Holberg Suite, Op. 40 Grieg: Two Elegiac Melodies, Op. 34 Sibelius: Valse Triste, Op. 44 No. 1 Sibelius: Rakastava, Op. 14 Nielsen: Little Suite in A minor for strings, Op. 1 (FS6) Wirén: Serenade for string orchestra, Op. 11 Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26 Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64 Strauss, R: Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, Op. 60 Strauss, R: Tanzsuite aus Klavierstücken von François Couperin Bruch: Scottish Fantasy, Op. 46 Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26 Berlioz: Rákóczi March (from La Damnation de Faust, Op. 24) Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte Dukas: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice Saint-Saëns: Danse macabre, Op. 40 Debussy: Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune Chabrier: Joyeuse Marche Canteloube: Baïlèro (from Chants d’Auvergne) Satie: Gymnopédie No. 3 Satie: Gymnopédie No. 1 Fauré: Dolly Suite, Op. 56 Respighi: Pines of Rome Respighi: Fountains of Rome Respighi: Roman Festivals Respighi: The Birds Bartók: Music for Strings, Percussion & Celesta, BB 114, Sz. 106 Bartók: Divertimento for Strings, Sz. 113 Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite Stravinsky: Apollon musagète Stravinsky: Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra Elgar: Introduction & Allegro for strings, Op. 47 Elgar: Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op. 20 Elgar: Sospiri, Op. 70 Elgar: Elegy for strings, Op. 58 Elgar: Suite from the Spanish Lady, op. 89 Warlock: Serenade (to Frederick Delius on his sixtieth birthday) Warlock: Capriol Suite Butterworth, G: A Shropshire Lad – Rhapsody Butterworth, G: Two English Idylls Butterworth, G: The Banks of Green Willow Delius: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring Delius: Hassan: Intermezzo & Serenade Delius: A Song before sunrise Delius: Fennimore and Gerda: Intermezzo Delius: Summer night on the river Delius: Air and Dance Delius: Koanga: La Calinda Delius: The Walk to the Paradise Garden Delius: Caprice & Elegy Holst: Invocation Elgar: Romance, Op. 62 Vaughan Williams: Oboe Concerto in A minor Vaughan Williams: The Wasps Overture Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis Vaughan Williams: Variations for Orchestra Vaughan Williams: Norfolk Rhapsody No. 1 Vaughan Williams: Five Variants of ‘Dives and Lazarus’ Vaughan Williams: Romance for strings, piano and harmonica Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves Vaughan Williams: Concerto Grosso for String Orchestra Vaughan Williams: English Folk Song Suite Delius: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring Bridge: Enter Spring Foulds: April-England, Op. 48 No. 1 Bridge: Summer Grainger: Harvest Hymn Bax: November Woods Bridge: Christmas Dance ‘Sir Roger de Coverley’ Finzi: Clarinet Concerto, Op. 31 Finzi: Dies natalis, Op. 8 Finzi: Nocturne (New Year Music) Finzi: Romance for string orchestra, Op. 11 Tippett: Fantasia Concertante on a Theme of Corelli Tippett: Concerto for double string orchestra Tippett: Little Music for String Orchestra Walton: Façade (excerpts) Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen Britten: Nocturne, Op. 60 for tenor, obbligato instruments and strings Britten: Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10 Williamson: The Happy Prince Walton: Sonata for String Orchestra Mozart: Exsultate, jubilate, K165 Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A major, K622 Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K467 ‘Elvira Madigan’
Artists Alan Loveday, Murray Perahia, Iona Brown, Neil Black, Christopher Hogwood, Colin Tilney, Joshua Bell, Ian Bostridge, Jack Brymer, Julia Fischer, Leila Josefowicz, Nicholas Kraemer, George Malcolm, Andrew Marriner, John Ogdon, Simon Preston, Robert Tear, Colin Tilney, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Orchestre symphonique de Montreal, Neville Marriner, Vittorio Negri.
Decca is proud to present 60 CDs celebrating 60 years of one of the World’s finest and most recorded chamber orchestras. This new Edition, an exciting new collaboration between Decca and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, celebrates the Academy’s international reputation for its distinctive, polished and refined sound through a selection of 60 recordings from their vast catalogue of over 500 albums.
• 60 CDs celebrating 60 years of one of the World’s finest chamber orchestras, renowned for fresh, brilliant interpretations of great orchestral music
• This new Edition, an exciting new collaboration between Decca and the Academy, celebrates the Academy’s international reputation for its distinctive, polished and refined sound through a hand-picked selection of 60 recordings from their vast catalogue of over 500
• Recordings taken from the Decca, Argo and Philips catalogues, plus Sony Classical, Pentatone and Onyx. Including the first and last recordings with Sir Neville Marriner, recordings with Iona Brown and with present director Joshua Bell, this edition is a true survey of the first 60 years of the Academy
• Seven works new-to-CD
• 150pp booklet includes, essays from Lady Marriner, Sir Neville Marriner’s daughter Susan Harries, Academy discographer Philip Stuart, a few words from current and former players, facsimiles from Academy archives and many photographs from Decca archives In Chains of Gold: The English Pre-Restoration Verse Anthem Vol. 2