Harp Adagios - 2CDs


 

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Decca 2005 collection of slow reflective pieces featuring the harp, played by some of the greatest harpists of the 20th century. NB now out of print - last physical copy.

Rodrigo - Concierto de Aranjuez: 2nd mvt, Adagio - Marisa Robles (harp) with the Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Charles Dutoit. Recorded Aug. 1983, St. Barnabas, North Finchley

Mozzart - Concerto for Flute, Harp, and Orchestra in C K299; 2nd mvt, Andantino - Werner Tripp (flute) & Hubert Jellinek (harp) with the Wiener Philharmoniker conducted by Karl Münchinger. Recorded 21/9/1962, Sofiensaal, Vienna

Handel - Harp Concerto in Bb op. 4 no. 6 / HWV 294: 1st + 2nd mvts - Jean-Claude Hermanjat (flute), André Pepin (flute) & Ursula Holliger (harp) with I Musici. Recorded Oct. 1970, La Tour de Peilz

Eichner - Concerto in C for harp and orchestra: 2nd mvt, Andante - Annie Chalan (harp) with Antiqua Musica Orchestra conducted by Marcel Couraud. Recorded 1966.

Boieldieu arr. Stueber - Concerto for Harp and Orchestra in C: 2nd mvt, Andante Lento - Catherine Michel (harp) with L'Orchestre National de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo conducted by Antonio de Almeida. Recorded Dec. 1973.

Glière - Concerto for Harp and Orchestra in Eb op. 74: 2nd mvt, Tema con variazioni (Andante) - Osian Ellis (harp) with the London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Richard Bonynge. Recorded 10/1/1968, Kingsway Hall, London

Dittersdorf - Harp Concerto in A: 2nd mvt, Larghetto - Marisa Robles (harp) with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields conducted by Iona Brown. Recorded Feb. 1980, Kingsway Hall, London

Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Concertino for Harp and Chamber Orchestra op. 93: 2nd mvt, Andante - Catherine Michel (harp) with L'Orchestre National de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo conducted by Antonio de Almeida. Recorded Dec. 1973

Eberl - Theme, Variations and Rondo Pastorale (formerly attrib. to Mozart) - Marisa Robles (harp). Recorded May 1967, Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

Bach, J.S. - Prelude & Fugue in C BWV846 [Well Tempered Clavier Book 1: no.1] - Marisa Robles (harp). Recorded 2/6/1978, St. George the Martyr, London

Bach, C.P.E. - Oboe Sonata in G minor Wq.135 /H549: 1st mvt, Adagio - Rama Jucker (cello), Ursula Holliger (harp) & Heinz Holliger (oboe). Recorded Dec. 1968

 Chopin - Prelude op.28 no.15, "Raindrop" - Marisa Robles (harp). Recorded Feb. 1981, St. George the Martyr, London

Chopin - Mazurka no. 5 in Bb op. 7 no. 1 - Marisa Robles (harp). Recorded Feb. 1981, St. George the Martyr, London

Debussy – Clair de lune [Suite Bergamasque] - - Naoko Yoshino (harp). Recorded April 1994

Brahms - Wiegenlied op. 49 no. 4 (Lullaby) - Marisa Robles (harp). Recorded 2/6/1978, St. George the Martyr, London

Falla - Danza del Corregidor [El Sombrero de tres picos] - Marisa Robles (harp). Recorded Dec. 1965, Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

Pierné - Impromptu-caprice op. 9 - Marisa Robles (harp). Recorded Dec. 1965, Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

Rosetti - Sonata no.2 in Eb: 2nd mvt, Romance - Naoko Yoshino (harp). Recorded April 1994.

Damase - Sicilienne Variée - Naoko Yoshino (harp). Recorded April 1994.

Renié – Contemplation: Andante religioso - Naoko Yoshino (harp). Recorded April 1994

Henson-Conant - The Nightingale - Deborah Henson-Conant (harp). Recorded May 1997, Crisis Island Studios, Sommerville, MA

Britten - A Ceremony of Carols op. 28: Interlude - Marisa Robles (harp). Recorded 8/8/1966, St. John's College, Cambridge

Rota - Il Padrino (for Harp): Un poco liberamente - Naoko Yoshino (harp). Recorded 3/6/1996, Kioi Hall, Tokyo

Pärt - Spiegel im Spiegel - Gidon Kremer (violin) & Naoko Yoshino (harp). Recorded 3/6/1996, Kioi Hall, Tokyo