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M Welte & Söhne - Pneumatic Orchestrions

Release Date: 01/01/1995 
Label:  Raven Recordings   Catalog #: 10   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jacques OffenbachGiuseppe VerdiWolfgang Amadeus MozartLéo Delibes,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Selections are performed on self-playing pneumatic organs built in 1898 and 1899. Selections are performed on self-playing pneumatic organs built in 1898 and 1899. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Orphée aux enfers: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Period: Romantic 
Written: Paris, France 
Notes: Composition written: Paris, France (1858).
Composition revised: Paris, France (1874). 
2. Il trovatore: Excerpt(s) by Giuseppe Verdi
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
3. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Excerpt(s) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
4. La source: Excerpt(s) by Léo Delibes
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; France 
5. Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 36: Excerpt(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
6. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Excerpt(s) by Felix Mendelssohn
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
7. Die leichte Kavallerie: Overture by Franz von Suppé
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Vienna, Austria 
8. Variations on "Yankee Doodle" by Sokoll,
Period: Romantic 
9. Wizard of Oz: Medley by Harold Arlen
Period: 20th Century 
10. Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; France 
11. Rhapsody Rag by Cross,
Period: 20th Century 
12. La sonnambula: Excerpt(s) by Vincenzo Bellini
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 

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