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Carnival In Vienna - Offenbach, Ligeti, Etc/ Dittrich, Et Al


Release Date: 07/26/2005 
Label:  Preiser Records   Catalog #: 90641   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jacques OffenbachDmitri ShostakovichGyörgy LigetiKarl Amadeus Hartmann,   ... 
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by Jacques Offenbach, Dmitri Shostakovich, György Ligeti. Conductor: Michael Dittrich. Includes work(s) by Jacques Offenbach, Dmitri Shostakovich, György Ligeti. Conductor: Michael Dittrich. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Gaîté Parisienne: Overture from "La vie parisienne" by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: 'Gaîté Parisienne' is a pastiche of various works by Jacques Offenbach, selected and arranged as a ballet score by Manuel Rosenthal. 
2.
Moskva, Cheremushki, Op. 105: Drive through Moscow by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USSR 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
3.
Suite for Jazz Orchestra no 2, Op. 50b: no 6, Waltz II by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USSR 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
4.
Concert Românesc: Dance no 2 by György Ligeti
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 1 Minutes 26 Secs. 
5.
Concert Românesc: Dance no 4 by György Ligeti
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
6.
Burleske Musik by Karl Amadeus Hartmann
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
7.
Ankunftssymphonie: Intrada by Peter Planyavsky
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 37 Secs. 
8.
Ankunftssymphonie: Menuett by Peter Planyavsky
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
9.
Fürstin Ninetta: Neue Pizzicato-Polka, Op. 449 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 52 Secs. 
10.
La Gioconda: Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
11.
Moskva, Cheremushki, Op. 105: Galop by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USSR 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 43 Secs. 
12.
Accelerationen, Op. 234 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1860; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 13 Secs. 
13.
Unter Donner und Blitz, Op. 324 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 13 Secs. 
14.
Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 3 no 6/RV 356: Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Bei mir bist du schön." 
15.
Bei mir bist du schön by Sammy Cahn
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; New York 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 3 no 6/RV 356: Allegro." 
16.
Suite for Jazz Orchestra no 1, Op. 38b: no 3, Foxtrot "Blues" by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Michael Dittrich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USSR 
Date of Recording: 04/03/2003 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 

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