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Tchaikovsky: Variations On A Rococo Theme / Tortelier


Release Date: 08/02/2005 
Label:  Emi Great Artists Of The Century Catalog #: 76868   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyEdouard LaloGabriel FauréCamille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Paul Tortelier
Conductor:  Herbert MengesLouis Frémaux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraCity of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mixed 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Variations for Cello and Orchestra on a Rococo theme, Op. 33 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Paul Tortelier (Cello)
Conductor:  Herbert Menges
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Russia 
2.
Concerto for Cello in D minor by Edouard Lalo
Performer:  Paul Tortelier (Cello)
Conductor:  Louis Frémaux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
3.
Elégie for Cello and Piano, Op. 24 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Paul Tortelier (Cello)
Conductor:  Herbert Menges
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
4.
Concerto for Cello no 1 in A minor, Op. 33 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Paul Tortelier (Cello)
Conductor:  Herbert Menges
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
5.
Allegro appassionato for Cello and Orchestra/Piano in B minor, Op. 43 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Paul Tortelier (Cello)
Conductor:  Louis Frémaux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; France 

Sound Samples

Variations on a Rococo Theme Op.33 (2005 Digital Remaster): Introduction (Moderato quasi andante) - Theme & Variation I (Moderato semplice) -
Variations on a Rococo Theme Op.33 (2005 Digital Remaster): Variation II (Tempo del Tema) -
Variations on a Rococo Theme Op.33 (2005 Digital Remaster): Variation III (Andante sostenuto) -
Variations on a Rococo Theme Op.33 (2005 Digital Remaster): Variation IV (Andante grazioso) -
Variations on a Rococo Theme Op.33 (2005 Digital Remaster): Variation V (Allegro moderato) -
Variations on a Rococo Theme Op.33 (2005 Digital Remaster): Variation VI (Andante) -
Variations on a Rococo Theme Op.33 (2005 Digital Remaster): Variation VII (Allegro vivo)
Elégie in C minor Op. 24 (2005 Digital Remaster)
Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor Op. 33 (2005 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro non troppo -
Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor Op. 33 (2005 Digital Remaster): II. Allegretto con moto -
Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor Op. 33 (2005 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro non troppo
Allegro appassionato Op. 43 (1988 Digital Remaster????????)
Cello Concerto in D minor (2005 Digital Remaster): I. Lento - Allegro maestoso
Cello Concerto in D minor (2005 Digital Remaster): II. Intermezzo (Andantino con moto)
Cello Concerto in D minor (2005 Digital Remaster): III. Introduzione (Andante) - Allegro vivace

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