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Release Date: 06/14/2005 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000448502   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jules MassenetPietro MascagniErik SatieRalph Vaughan Williams,   ... 
Performer:  Christer ThorvaldssonBarbara BonneyLeo WinlandPavel Gililov,   ... 
Conductor:  Neeme JärviSeiji OzawaGiuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony OrchestraOrpheus Chamber OrchestraBoston Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Thaďs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Christer Thorvaldsson (Violin)
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
2.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Notes: Composition written: Italy (1888).
Composition revised: Italy (1889). 
3.
Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 3, Lent et grave by Erik Satie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Notes: Arranger: Claude Debussy. 
4.
Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
5.
Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 1, Prelude "Morning" by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
6.
Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 2, Death of Ase by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
7.
Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 18, Solvejg's Song by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Barbara Bonney (Soprano)
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1875; Norway 
8.
La Vierge: Dernier sommeil de la Vierge by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Leo Winland (Cello)
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
9.
Pavane, Op. 50 by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra,  Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
10.
Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910/1919; England 
11.
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Pavel Gililov (Piano), Mischa Maisky (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
12.
Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor: 4th movement, Adagietto by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 

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