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Weekend Classics - A Tchaikovsky Weekend


Release Date: 01/10/2006 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000577302   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Martha Argerich
Conductor:  Mstislav RostropovichClaudio AbbadoFerenc FricsayCharles Dutoit,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic OrchestraNew Philharmonia OrchestraBerlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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

Works on This Recording

1.
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a: no 1, Moderato "Swan Theme" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
2.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 8, Waltz of the Flowers by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
3.
Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op. 66a: Lilac Fairy by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Russia 
4.
Symphony no 2 in C minor, Op. 17 "Little Russian": 4th movement, Finale - Moderato assai by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
5.
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Waltz by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
6.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23: 1st movement, Allegro non troppo by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Martha Argerich (Piano)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1875; Russia 
7.
Capriccio italien, Op. 45 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Ferdinand Leitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 

Sound Samples

Swan Lake, Op.20 Suite: 1. Scene - Swan Theme
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: 3. Waltz Of The Flowers
The Sleeping Beauty, Suite, Op.66a: Introduction - The Lilac Fairy
Symphony No.2 in C minor, Op.17 "Little Russian": 4. Finale. Moderato assai - Allegro vivo - Presto
Eugene Onegin, Op.24 / Act 2: Valse
Piano Concerto No.1 In B Flat Minor, Op.23: 1. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso - Allegro con spirito
Capriccio italien, Op.45

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