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The Karajan Collection: Tchaikovsky: Ballet Suites


Release Date: 10/25/2005 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 76899   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
2. Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op. 66a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Russia 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
3. Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 

Sound Samples

The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1990 Digital Remaster): Miniature Overture
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1990 Digital Remaster): March
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1990 Digital Remaster): Dance of the sugar-plum fairy (Danse de la fée dragée)
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1990 Digital Remaster): Trepak (Danse russe)
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1990 Digital Remaster): Arab Dance
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1990 Digital Remaster): Chinese Dance
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1990 Digital Remaster): Dance of the reeds (Danse des mirlitons)
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1990 Digital Remaster): Waltz of the flowers (Valse des fleurs)
Swan Lake - Ballet Suite Op.20 (1991 Digital Remaster): Scene (Swan Theme)
Swan Lake - Ballet Suite Op.20 (1991 Digital Remaster): Waltz in A major (Act 1)
Swan Lake - Ballet Suite Op.20 (1991 Digital Remaster): Dance of the Little Swans (Act 2)
Swan Lake - Ballet Suite Op.20 (1991 Digital Remaster): Introduction to Scene and Second Dance of the Queen of the Swans (Act 2)
Swan Lake - Ballet Suite Op.20 (1991 Digital Remaster): Hungarian Dance (Czardas) (Act 3)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Suite (1990 Digital Remaster): Introduction & fée des lilas (Prologue)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Suite (1990 Digital Remaster): Pas d'action - Adagio (Acte I)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Suite (1990 Digital Remaster): Pas de caractère - Le chat botté (Acte III)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Suite (1990 Digital Remaster): Panorama (Acte II)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Suite (1990 Digital Remaster): Valse (Acte I)

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