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Festive Overtures


Release Date: 08/01/2004 
Label:  Hänssler Classic   Catalog #: 98454   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelChristoph W. GluckWolfgang Amadeus MozartLudwig van Beethoven,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Neville MarrinerDragomir DivisekWilhelm KeitelKlaus-Peter Hahn,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsSymphonic Festival OrchestraSouthwest German Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 1, Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
2. Iphigénie en Aulide: Overture by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Dragomir Divisek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphonic Festival Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1772-1774; Vienna, Austria 
3. Orfeo ed Euridice: Overture by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Wilhelm Keitel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southwest German Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
4. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Klaus-Peter Hahn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Radio & TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
5. Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K 384: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Marco Bertone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mozart Festival Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
6. La clemenza di Tito, K 621: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Marco Bertone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mozart Festival Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Prague, Czech Republ 
7. Così fan tutte, K 588: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Marco Bertone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mozart Festival Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
8. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Marco Bertone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mozart Festival Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
9. Egmont, Op. 84: Overture by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Arturo Leonard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1810; Vienna, Austria 
10. Russlan and Ludmilla: Overture by Mikhail Glinka
Conductor:  Klaus-Peter Hahn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Radio & TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1842; Russia 
11. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 1a, Act 1 - Miniature Overture by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Klaus-Peter Hahn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
12. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 2, Prologue - Marche by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Klaus-Peter Hahn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 1, Prologue - Introduction." 
13. Das Spitzentuch der Königin: Rosen aus dem Süden Waltzes, Op. 388 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Alfred Scholz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Vienna, Austria 
14. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 1, Prologue - Introduction by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Klaus-Peter Hahn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 2, Prologue - Marche." 
15. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Klaus-Peter Hahn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Radio & TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
16. Oberon, J 306: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Klaus-Peter Hahn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Radio & TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825-1826; Dresden, Germany 
17. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 

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