Yo-Yo Ma Plays Concertos, Sonatas And Suites

Yo-Yo Ma, cello

Various Arists

Sony, 2013

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Yo-Yo Ma Plays Concertos, Sonatas And Suites – Tracklist:

Disc 1 Vivaldi’s Cello

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra

Ton Koopman, conductor

  1. Concerto in G Minor for 2 Cellos, Strings and Basso continuo, RV 531 / I. Allegro
  2. Concerto in G Minor for 2 Cellos, Strings and Basso continuo, RV 531 / II. Largo
  3. Concerto in G Minor for 2 Cellos, Strings and Basso continuo, RV 531 / III. Allegro
  4. The Four Seasons, Violin Concerto in F Minor, Op. 8 No. 4, RV 297 “Winter”: II. Largo
  5. Concerto in B-flat Major for Cello, Strings and Basso continuo, RV 423 / I. Allegro
  6. Concerto in B-flat Major for Cello, Strings and Basso continuo, RV 423 / II. Largo
  7. Concerto in B-flat Major for Cello, Strings and Basso continuo, RV 423 / III. Allegro
  8. La fida ninfa, RV 714: Così sugl’ occhi miei (Transcribed for Cello & Orchestra)
  9. Concerto for Viola d’amore, Lute and Orchestra, RV 540 / I. Allegro
  10. Concerto for Viola d’amore, Lute and Orchestra, RV 540 / II. Largo
  11. Concerto for Viola d’amore, Lute and Orchestra, RV 540 / III. Allegro
  12. La gloria del mio sangue from Il Giustino, RV 717
  13. Concerto in C minor for Cello, Strings and Basso continuo, RV 401 / I. Allegro non molto
  14. Concerto in C minor for Cello, Strings and Basso continuo, RV 401 / II. Adagio
  15. Concerto in C minor for Cello, Strings and Basso continuo, RV 401 / III. Allegro ma non molto
  16. Noli, ò cara, te adorantis from Juditha Triumphans, RV 644
  17. Gloria in D Major, RV 589: No. 3, Laudamus te (Arr. T. Koopman)
  18. Quanto magis generosa from Juditha Triumphans, RV 644
  19. Dite oihmè from La Fida Ninfa, RV 714

Disc 2

English Chamber Orchestra

José-Luis Garcia

  1. Boccherini: Cello Concerto in B-Flat Major, G. 482 / I. Allegro moderato
  2. Boccherini: Cello Concerto in B-Flat Major, G. 482 / II. Andantino grazioso
  3. Boccherini: Cello Concerto in B-Flat Major, G. 482 / III. Rondo. Allegro
  4. Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Hob. VIIb:1 / I. Moderato
  5. Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Hob. VIIb:1 / II. Adagio
  6. Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Hob. VIIb:1 / IIIa. Allegro molto
  7. Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 2 in D Major, Hob. VIIb:2 / I. Allegro moderato
  8. Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 2 in D Major, Hob. VIIb:2 / II. Adagio
  9. Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 2 in D Major, Hob. VIIb:2 / III. Rondo. Allegro

Disc 3

Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks – Sir Colin Davis (Schumann)

Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra – Lorin Maazel (Dvořák)

  1. Schumann: Cello Concerto in A Minor, Op. 129 / I. Nicht zu schnell
  2. Schumann: Cello Concerto in A Minor, Op. 129 / II. Langsam
  3. Schumann: Cello Concerto in A Minor, Op. 129 / III. Sehr lebhaft
  4. Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104, B. 191 / I. Allegro
  5. Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104, B. 191 / II. Adagio ma non troppo
  6. Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104, B. 191 / III. Finale. Allegro moderato
  7. From the Bohemian Forest, Op. 68, B. 182: No. 5, Silent Woods – Lorin Maazel / Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra / Yo-Yo Ma
  8. Rondo in G Minor, Op. 94, B. 181 – Lorin Maazel / Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra / Yo-Yo Ma

Disc 4

L’Orchestre National de France – Lorin Maazel (Saint-Saëns)

London Symphony orchestra – André Previn (Walton)

  1. Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No. 1 in A Minor, Op. 33, R. 193
  2. Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto in D Minor / I. Prelude. Lento – Allegro maestoso
  3. Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto in D Minor / II. Intermezzo. Andantino con moto – Allegro presto
  4. Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto in D Minor / III. Introduction. Andante – Allegro vivace
  5. Walton: Cello Concerto / I. Moderato
  6. Walton: Cello Concerto / II. Allegro appassionato
  7. Walton: Cello Concerto / III. Lento

Disc 5

London Symphony orchestra – André Previn (Elgar)

The Philadelphia Orchestra – Eugene Ormandy (Shostakovich)

Pittsburg Symphony Orchestra – Lorin Maazel (Tchaikovsky)

  1. Elgar: Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85 / I. Adagio – Moderato
  2. Elgar: Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85 / II. Lento – Allegro molto
  3. Elgar: Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85 / III. Adagio
  4. Elgar: Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85 / IV. Allegro – Moderato – Allegro, ma non troppo
  5. Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-Flat Major, Op. 107 / I. Allegretto – Eugene Ormandy
  6. Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-Flat Major, Op. 107 / II. Moderato – III. Cadenza – IV. Allegro con moto – Eugene Ormandy
  7. Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33 / Moderato quasi andante – Thema. Moderato semplice
  8. Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33 / Variation I: Tempo della thema
  9. Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33 / Variation II: Tempo della thema
  10. Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33 / Variation III: Andante sostenuto
  11. Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33 / Variation IV: Andante grazioso
  12. Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33 / Variation V: Allegro moderato
  13. Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33 / Variation VI: Andante
  14. Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33 / Variation VII: Coda. Allegro vivo

Disc 6

  1. Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007 / I. Prélude
  2. Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007 / II. Allemande
  3. Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007 / III. Courante
  4. Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007 / IV. Sarabande
  5. Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007 / V. Menuets I & II
  6. Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007 / VI. Gigue
  7. Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009 / I. Prélude
  8. Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009 / II. Allemande
  9. Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009 / III. Courante
  10. Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009 / IV. Sarabande
  11. Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009 / V. Bourrées I & II
  12. Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009 / VI. Gigue
  13. Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011 / I. Prélude
  14. Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011 / II. Allemande
  15. Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011 / III. Courante
  16. Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011 / IV. Sarabande
  17. Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011 / V. Gavottes I & II
  18. Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011 / VI. Gigue

Disc 7

Emanuel Ax, piano

  1. Beethoven: Cello Sonata No. 1 in F Major, Op. 5 No. 1 / I. Adagio sostenuto – II. Allegro
  2. Beethoven: Cello Sonata No. 1 in F Major, Op. 5 No. 1 / III. Allegro vivace
  3. Beethoven: Cello Sonata No. 3 in A Major, Op. 69 / I. Allegro, ma non tanto
  4. Beethoven: Cello Sonata No. 3 in A Major, Op. 69 / II. Scherzo. Allegro molto
  5. Beethoven: Cello Sonata No. 3 in A Major, Op. 69 / III. Adagio cantabile
  6. Beethoven: 7 Variations on “Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen”, WoO 46
  7. Beethoven: 12 Variations in F Major on “Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen”, Op. 66

Disc 8

Emanuel Ax, piano

  1. Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 38 / I. Allegro non troppo
  2. Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 38 / II. Allegretto quasi menuetto
  3. Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 38 / III. Allegro
  4. Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99 / I. Allegro vivace
  5. Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99 / II. Adagio affettuoso
  6. Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99 / III. Allegro passionato
  7. Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99 / IV. Allegro molto
  8. Schumann: Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70 / I. Adagio
  9. Schumann: Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70 / II. Allegro
  10. Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op. 73 / No. 1, Zart und mit Ausdruck
  11. Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op. 73 / No. 2, Lebhaft, leicht
  12. Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op. 73 / No. 3, Rasch und mit Feuer