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Itzhak Perlman - A La Carte / Foster, Abbey Road Ensemble


Release Date: 03/12/1996 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 55475   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jules MassenetSergei RachmaninovPablo de SarasateNikolai Rimsky-Korsakov,   ... 
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 47 Secs. 
2.
Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1912 - 1915). 
3.
Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 8 Minutes 36 Secs. 
4.
Fantasy on 2 Russian Themes for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 33 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 8 Minutes 35 Secs. 
5.
Meditation for Violin and Piano in D major, Op. 32 by Alexander Glazunov
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
6.
Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op. 42: no 2, Scherzo by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Alexander Glazunov 
7.
Légende for Violin and Orchestra in G major, Op. 17 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1860; St. Petersburg, Russ 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 45 Secs. 
8.
The Old Refrain by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Fritz Kreisler 
9.
Introduction and Tarantella, Op. 43 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 39 Secs. 
10.
Schön Rosmarin by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Fritz Kreisler 
11.
Mazurka-oberek for Violin and Piano/Orchestra in D major by Alexander Glazunov
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 10 Minutes 14 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Thaïs: Méditation
Mazurka-Oberek
Vocalise Op. 34 No. 14
Zigeunerweisen Op. 20
Russian Fantasy (arr Kreisler)
Meditation Op. 32
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Légende Op. 17
The Old Refrain
Introduction and Tarantella Op. 43
Schön Rosmarin

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 Itzhak Perlman- A La Carte October 30, 2012 By Joan W. See All My Reviews "This CD came in perfect condition, and promptly. Good service. Would order from Arkivmusic again. The disc itself is wonderful, some of Perlman's finest performances." Report Abuse
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