CDEC 90238 SA
Hybrid Stereo SACD
Limited Edition Hybrid Stereo SACD
I Musici perform Vivaldi's Le Quattro Stagioni from "L'estro armonico", Op. 3. Recorded April 29 — May 6, 1959, Wien (1-12); September 24 — October 2, 1962, Switzerland (13-15, 19-21); and June 10-14, 1962, Netherlands (16-18).
The reissue of classical music masterpieces by Esoteric has attracted a lot of attention, both for its uncompromising commitment to recreating the original master sound, and for using Hybrid Super Audio CD (SACD) technology to improve sound quality. This series marks the first Hybrid SACD release of historical recording selections that have been main stays of the catalog since their initial release. These new audio versions feature Esoteric's proprietary remastering process to achieve the highest level of sound quality.
SACD Producer: Motoaki Ohmachi (Esoteric Company)
SACD Re-mastering Engineer: Masaya Higashino (JVC Mastering Center Daikanyama Studio)
SACD Authoring: Atsuo Fujita (Ef Limited)
• Super Audio CD
• SACD Stereo SACD Layer
• This Hybrid SACD contains a 'Red Book' Stereo CD Layer which is playable on most conventional CD Players!
• Japanese pressing
• Deluxe, full-color high-quality Digi-pak gatefold packaging
David Bell, organ
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
|Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)|
|Le quattro stagioni|
|from "L'estro armonico", Op. 3|
|Le quattro stagioni|
Concerto No. 1 for violin and strings in E major, RV 269 "La primavera"
|1. I. Allegro (in Mi maggiore)|
|2. II. Largo e pianissimo sempre (in Do diesis minore)|
|3. III. Allegro pastorale (in Mi maggiore)|
Concerto No. 2 for violin and strings in G minor, RV 315 "L'estate"
|4. I. Allegro non molto (in Sol minore)|
|5. II. Adagio e piano –Presto e forte (in Sol minore)|
|6. III. Presto (in Sol minore)|
Concerto No. 3 for violin and strings in F major, RV 293 "L'autunno"
|7. I. Allegro (in Fa maggiore)|
|8. II. Adagio molto (in Re minore)|
|9. III. Allegro (in Fa maggiore)|
Concerto No. 4 for violin and strings in F minor, RV 297 "L'inverno"
|10. I. Allegro non molto (in Fa minore)|
|11. II. Largo (in Mi bemolle maggiore)|
|12. III. Allegro (in Fa minore)Felix Ayo, Violin|
from "L'estro armonico", Op. 3
|Concerto No. 6 for violin and strings in A minor, RV 356|
|13. I. Allegro|
|14. II. Largo|
|15. III. PrestoRoberto Michelucci, Violin|
Concerto No. 8 for 2 violins and strings in A minor, RV 522
|16. I. Allegro|
|17. II. Larghetto e spiritoso|
|18. III. AllegroRoberto Michelucci, Anna Maria Cotogni, Violins|
Concerto No. 10 for 4 violins, violoncello and strings in B minor, RV 580
|19. I. Allegro|
|20. II. Largo –Larghetto|
|21. III. Allegro|