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Britten: Peter & The Wolf/Young Person's Guide


Release Date: 01/03/1996 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550499   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei ProkofievCamille Saint-SaënsBenjamin Britten
Performer:  Jeremy NicholasPeter ToperczerMarián Lapsansky
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Jeremy Nicholas (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USSR 
Date of Recording: 12/1989 
Venue:  Concert Hall, Slovak Radio, Bratislava 
Length: 22 Minutes 19 Secs. 
2.
Carnival of the animals by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Peter Toperczer (Piano), Marián Lapsansky (Piano)
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1886 
Date of Recording: 1/1990 
Venue:  Moyzes Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 23 Minutes 33 Secs. 
3.
Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34 by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1989 
Venue:  Concert Hall, Slovak Radio, Bratislava 
Length: 17 Minutes 25 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Carnival of the Animals: I. Introduction et marche royale du lion (Introduction and Royal March of the Lion)
Carnival of the Animals: II. Poules et Coqs (Hens and Cockerels)
Carnival of the Animals: III. Hemiones (Wild Asses)
Carnival of the Animals: IV. Tortues (Tortoises)
Carnival of the Animals: V. L'Elephant (The Elephant)
Carnival of the Animals: VI. Kangourous (Kangaroos)
Carnival of the Animals: VII. Aquarium (Aquarium)
Carnival of the Animals: VIII. Personnages a longues oreilles (People with Long Ears)
Carnival of the Animals: IX. Le Coucou au fond des bois (The Cuckoo in the Depths of the Woods)
Carnival of the Animals: X. Voliere (Aviary)
Carnival of the Animals: XI. Pianistes (Pianists)
Carnival of the Animals: XII. Fossiles (Fossils)
Carnival of the Animals: XIII. Le Cygne (The Swan)
Carnival of the Animals: XIV. Finale
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: I. Peter in the Meadow
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: II. The Bird
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: III. The Duck
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: IV. The Cat
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: V. Grandfather
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: VI. Peter Does Not Listen
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: VII. Grandfather Takes Peter Home
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: VIII. The Wolf
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: IX. The Cat Climbs the Tree
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: X. The Duck Jumps Out the Pond
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: XI. The Wolf Swallows the Duck
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: XII. The Cat and the Bird in the Trees
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: XIII. The Wolf Prowls in Wait
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: XIV. Peter Takes a Rope and Climbs the Tree
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: XV. He Tells the Bird to Distract the Wolf
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: XVI. Peter Catches the Wolf with a Lasso
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: XVII. The Wolf Tries to Escape
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: XVIII. The Hunters Approach with Their Guns
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: XIX. Peter Suggests They All Take the Wolf to the Zoo
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: XX. They All March Together, Peter, Then the Hunters with the Wolf
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: XXI. And after Them Grandfather, Complaining, and the Cat
The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra: Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Henry Purcell, Op. 34: I. Theme
The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra: Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Henry Purcell, Op. 34: II. Variations (Woodwind)
The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra: Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Henry Purcell, Op. 34: III. Variations (Strings)
The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra: Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Henry Purcell, Op. 34: IV. Variations (Brass)
The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra: Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Henry Purcell, Op. 34: V. Variations (Percussion)
The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra: Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Henry Purcell, Op. 34: VI. Fugue

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