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Prokofiev: Peter And The Wolf, Etc / Hart, Ozawa, Boston So


Release Date: 08/09/1994 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 64079   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei ProkofievBenjamin BrittenCamille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Melissa Joan HartJules EskinJohn BrowningGarrick Ohlsson
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony OrchestraBoston Symphony Orchestra members
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

Special Order:  This CD requires additional production time and ships within 2-3 business days.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Melissa Joan Hart (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USSR 
Date of Recording: 02/1992 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Boston 
Length: 27 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: English 
2.
Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Melissa Joan Hart (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1992 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Boston 
Length: 20 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: English 
3.
Carnival of the animals by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Jules Eskin (Cello), John Browning (Piano), Melissa Joan Hart (Spoken Vocals),
Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra members
Written: 1886 
Date of Recording: 02/1992 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Boston 
Length: 23 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Clarissa's Introduction (Voice)
Introduction: Naming the Instruments (Voice)
"Early one morning Peter opened the gate and went out on a big green meadow." (Voice)
"No sooner had Peter gone, than a big grey wolf came out of the forest." (Voice)
"Just then the hunters came out of the woods." (Voice)
Clarissa's Introduction (Voice)
I. Introduction and Royal March of the Lions (Voice)
II. Hens and Roosters (Voice)
III. Mongolian Wild Donkeys (Voice)
IV. Tortoises (Voice)
V. The Elephant (Voice)
VI. Kangaroos (Voice)
VII. Aquarium (Voice)
VIII. Personages with Long Ears (Voice)
IX. The Cuckoo in the Depths of the Forest (Voice)
X. Aviary (Voice)
XI. Pianists (Voice)
XII. Fossils (Voice)
XIII. The Swan* (Voice)
XIV. Finale (Voice)
Introduction (Voice)
Theme (Voice)
Variations (Voice)
Fugue (Voice)

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