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Vivaldi: Concertos for 2 Cellos

Julian Lloyd Webber, Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, European Union Chamber Orchestra, Hans-Peter Hofmann

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Concerto for 2 Mandolins in G Major, RV 532 (arr. by J. Lloyd Webber)  
1.1
I. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
3:59
1.2
II. Andante
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
4:10
1.3
III. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
3:13
Concerto for 2 Cellos in G Minor, RV 531  
1.4
I. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann; Mike Hatch
3:35
1.5
II. Largo
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
3:38
1.6
III. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
3:11
Cello Concerto in E Minor, RV 409 (arr. by J. Lloyd Webber)  
1.7
I. Adagio - Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann; Mike Hatch
3:39
1.8
II. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
1:01
1.9
III. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
2:13
Concerto for Oboe and Bassoon in G Major, RV 545 (arr. by J. Lloyd Webber)  
1.10
I. Andante molto
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
3:35
1.11
II. Largo
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
1:59
1.12
III. Allegro molto
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
3:36
Concerto for 2 Horns in F Major, RV 539 (arr. by J. Lloyd Webber)  
1.13
I. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
3:01
1.14
II. Larghetto
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
2:09
1.15
III. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
2:17
Concerto for Oboe and Cello in G Minor, RV 812 (arr. by J. Lloyd Webber)  
1.16
I. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
3:05
1.17
II. Largo cantabile
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
4:44
1.18
III. Allegro cantabile
Antonio Vivaldi; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
3:00
Concerto for Guitar and Bandoneon, "Hommage a Liege" (arr. by J. Lloyd Webber)  
1.19
II. Milonga
Astor Piazzolla; Julian Lloyd Webber; Julian Lloyd Webber; Jiaxin Lloyd Webber; European Union Chamber Orchestra; Hans-Peter Hofmann
6:27
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    62:32
"Five Stars. The results are convincing ... you may be surprised at how idiomatic these pieces sound in their freshly conceived colours."
- BBC Music Magazine

The first arranger of Vivaldi’s concertos was Vivaldi himself; Julian Lloyd Webber’s versions on this recording reflect the composer’s pragmatic attitude and zest for experiment. Vivaldi’s Concerto in G Minor is his only original concerto for two cellos. Alongside this concerto appear works both popular and recently discovered, the mercurial moods of the cellos representing instruments from mandolins to hunting horns. Piazzolla’s Milonga which concludes this programme displays all of his most distinctive hallmarks.
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Naxos Studio Masters

Recorded at St George’s, Brandon Hill, Bristol, England, in July 2013
Producer: Raphaël Mouterde
Engineer: Mike Hatch
Booklet notes: Michael Talbot and Julian Lloyd Webber
Cover photograph by Simon Fowler

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