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Stravinsky: The Firebird & Pulcinella Suite / Boulez


Release Date: 08/30/2005 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 94736   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony OrchestraNew York PhilharmonicEnsemble InterContemporain
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Firebird Suite by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919/1945;   
2.
Pulcinella Suite by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922/1947; France 
3.
Scherzo fantastique, Op. 3 by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; Russia 
4.
Suite no 1 for small Orchestra by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble InterContemporain
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917-1925; France 
5.
Suite no 2 for small Orchestra by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble InterContemporain
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; France 

Sound Samples

I. Introduction - The Enchanted Garden of Kastchei and the Dance of the Firebird
II. The Firebird's Entreaties
III. The Princesses' Game with the Golden Apples
IV. The Princesses' Round
V. Infernal Dance of Kastchei's Subjects
I. Sinfonia (Ouverture)
II. Serenata
IIIa. Scherzino
IIIb. Allegro
IIIc. Andantino
IV. Tarantella
V. Toccata
VI. Gavotta [con due variazioni]
Variazione I. Allegretto
Variazione II. Allegro piu tosto
VII. Vivo (Duetto)
VIIIa. Minuetto
VIIIb. Finale
Scherzo fantastique, Op. 3
I. Andante
II. Napolitana
III. Española
IV. Balalaika
I. Marche
II. Valse
III. Polka
IV. Galop

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