Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 "Spring" from The Four Seasons 1st Movement - Allegro Antonio Vivaldi 3:05
2 Salut d' amour Edward Elgar 3:07
3 Meditation from Thais Jules Massenet 4:41
4 Three Little Maids Arthur Sullivan 1:27
5 Air from Suite No.3 (Air on the G Strings) Johann Sebastian Bach 3:22
6 Pizzicato Polka Johann Strauss 2:31
7 The Blue Danube Waltz Johann Strauss 10:50
8 Bolero Maurice Ravel 6:37
9 The Can-Can from Orpheus in the Underworld Jacques Offenbach 2:11

Credits

CD 1

string quartet:
The Burlington Quartet (The Burlington Quartet is an acoustic string quartet specialising in the performance of background music for weddings, meals and functions.) (tracks 1–9)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 5)
Jules Massenet (French Romantic composer) (track 3)
Jacques Offenbach (track 9)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (track 8)
Arthur Sullivan (composer) (track 4)
Antonio Vivaldi (track 1)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, „Walzerkönig“, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1866) (track 7)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, „Walzerkönig“, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1869) (track 6)
Josef Strauss (composer) (1869) (track 6)
Edward Elgar (composer) (1888) (track 2)
lyricist:
W.S. Gilbert (librettist) (track 4)
arrangement of:
Boléro (track 8)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (Air on the G string) (track 5)
Salut d’amour, op. 12 (for violin and piano) (track 2)
Thaïs: Acte II. Entr’acte “Méditation” (original; for solo violin and orchestra) (track 3)
instrumental recording of:
is based on:
Orphée aux Enfers: Acte II, Scene 2. Galop Infernal (widely known as “Can-can”) (track 9)
is the basis for:
Brand New Breeze (track 2)
part of:
Concerto in E major, op. 8 no. 1, RV 269 “La primavera” (catch-all for arrangements) (movement) (order: 1) (track 1)
The Mikado: Act I (order: 9) (track 4)
recording of:
An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Boléro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Meditation from Thaïs (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (track 5)
Pizzicato-Polka (track 6)
Salut d’amour, op. 12 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
The Mikado Selection (excerpts from The Mikado) (order: 3) (track 4)