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Stravinsky: Le Sacre Du Printemps, Etc / Abbado, London So


Release Date: 07/15/1997 
Label:  Dg Double Catalog #: 453085   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Leslie HowardJohn Shirley-QuirkTeresa BerganzaRyland Davies
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 31 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Le sacre du printemps by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1913 
Date of Recording: 02/1975 
Venue:  Fairfield Hall, Croydon, England 
Notes: Ver: 1947
Composition written: Switzerland (1911 - 1913).
Composition revised: USA (1943). 
2.
Pétrouchka by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Leslie Howard (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 09/1980 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
Composition written: Switzerland (1911).
Composition revised: 1947. 
3.
Pulcinella by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  John Shirley-Quirk (Bass), Teresa Berganza (Mezzo Soprano), Ryland Davies (Tenor)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 1978 
Venue:  Henry Wood Rehearsal Hall, London 
Notes: Ver: 1947
Composition written: Switzerland (1919 - 1920). 
4.
Firebird Suite by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919/1945;   
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Notes: Ver: 1919 
5.
Jeu de cartes by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; France 
Date of Recording: 10/1974 
Venue:  Fairfield Hall, Croydon, England 

Sound Samples

Le Sacre du Printemps - Revised Version For Orchestra (Published 1947) / Part 1: The Adoration Of The Earth: Introduction
Le Sacre du Printemps - Revised Version For Orchestra (Published 1947) / Part 1: The Adoration Of The Earth: The Augurs Of Spring: Dances Of The Young Girls
Le Sacre du Printemps - Revised Version For Orchestra (Published 1947) / Part 1: The Adoration Of The Earth: Ritual Of Abduction
Le Sacre du Printemps - Revised Version For Orchestra (Published 1947) / Part 1: The Adoration Of The Earth: Spring Rounds
Le Sacre du Printemps - Revised Version For Orchestra (Published 1947) / Part 1: The Adoration Of The Earth: Games Of The Rival Tribes - Procession Of The Oldest- And-Wisest - Adoration Of The Earth - The Oldest-And-Wisest
Le Sacre du Printemps - Revised Version For Orchestra (Published 1947) / Part 1: The Adoration Of The Earth: Dance Of The Earth
Le Sacre du Printemps - Revised Version For Orchestra (Published 1947) / Part 2: The Sacrifice: Introduction (Largo)
Le Sacre du Printemps - Revised Version For Orchestra (Published 1947) / Part 2: The Sacrifice: Mystical Circles Of The Young Girls
Le Sacre du Printemps - Revised Version For Orchestra (Published 1947) / Part 2: The Sacrifice: Glorification Of The Chosen Victim - Summoning Of The Elders
Petrouchka / Scene 4: Dance Of The Coachmen And The Grooms
Le Sacre du Printemps - Revised Version For Orchestra (Published 1947) / Part 2: The Sacrifice: Ritual Of The Elders
Le Sacre du Printemps - Revised Version For Orchestra (Published 1947) / Part 2: The Sacrifice: Sacrificial Dance (The Chosen One)
Petrouchka / Scene 4: The Masqueraders
The Firebird (L'oiseau de feu) - Suite (1919): 1. Introduction / 2. The Firebird and its Dance
Petrouchka / Scene 4: The Scuffle
Petrouchka / Scene 4: Death of Petrouchka
The Firebird (L'oiseau de feu) - Suite (1919): Variation of the Firebird
The Firebird (L'oiseau de feu) - Suite (1919): Round Dance of the Princesses
Petrouchka / Scene 4: The Police And The Charlatan
Petrouchka / Scene 4: Apparition Of Petrouchka's Ghost
The Firebird (L'oiseau de feu) - Suite (1919): Infernal Dance of King Kaschei
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 1. Overture: Allegro moderato
The Firebird (L'oiseau de feu) - Suite (1919): Berceuse
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 2. Serenata: Larghetto "Mentre l'erbetta pasce l'agnella"
The Firebird (L'oiseau de feu) - Suite (1919): Finale
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 3. Scherzino: Allegro
Jeu de cartes: Première donne
Jeu de cartes: Deuxième donne
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: Poco più vivo "Benedetto, maledetto"
Jeu de cartes: Troisième donne
Petrouchka / Scene 1: The Shrovetide Fair - Legerdemain Scene
Petrouchka / Scene 1: Russian Dance
Petrouchka / Scene 2: Petrouchka's Room
Petrouchka / Scene 3: The Moor's Room - Dance Of The Ballerina
Petrouchka / Scene 3: Waltz (The Ballerina And The Moor)
Petrouchka / Scene 4: The Shrovetide Fair (Evening)
Petrouchka / Scene 4: Dance Of The Wet-Nurses
Petrouchka / Scene 4: Dance Of The Peasant And The Bear
Petrouchka / Scene 4: The Jovial Merchant With Two Gypsy Girls
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 4. Allegro
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 5. Andantino
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 6. Allegro "Gnora crediteme ch'accossi è"
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 7. Allegretto "Contento forse vivere"
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 8. Allegro assai
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 9. Allegro (alla breve) "Con queste paroline"
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 10. Largo (Trio) "Sento dire no'ncè pace" - Allegro "Chi disse cà la femmena" - Presto (Duetto) "Ncè sta quaccuna po'"/"Una te fa la nzemprece" - Larghetto
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 11. Allegro - alla breve
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 12. Tarantella
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 13. Andantino "Se tu m'ami" (Arie antiche)
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 14. Allegro
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 15. Gavotta con due variazioni
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 16. Vivo
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 17. Tempo di minuetto "Pupillette, fiammette d'amore"
Pulcinella Ballet In One Act - Revised Version Of 1947: 18. Allegro assai

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