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An Invitation To The Classics - Vivaldi, Bizet, Bach, Et Al


Release Date: 10/01/1992 
Label:  Imp Classics   Catalog #: 1014   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonio VivaldiJohann Strauss Jr.Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyGeorges Bizet,   ... 
Conductor:  Jaime LaredoJohn GeorgiadisRichard WilliamsRafael Frühbeck de Burgos,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish Chamber OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraCity of London Sinfonia,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 39 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) by various composers. Includes work(s) by various composers. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concertos (4) for Violin, Op. 8 no 1-4 "Four seasons": Excerpt(s) by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Jaime Laredo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Written: pub 1725 
2. An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314: Excerpt(s) by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  John Georgiadis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
3. Swan Lake, Op. 20: Excerpt(s) by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Richard Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
4. Carmen: Suite(s) by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; France 
5. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Jaime Laredo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
6. Pomp and Circumstance Marches (5), Op. 39: Excerpt(s) by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Barry Tuckwell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1930; England 
7. Boléro by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Richard Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; France 
8. Water Music, HWV 348-350: Excerpt(s) by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
9. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Serenata of London
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
10. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Jaime Laredo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 

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