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Prokofiev: Peter And The Wolf; Saint-saëns: Carnival


Release Date: 02/14/1995 
Label:  Virgin Classics Ultraviolet Catalog #: 61137   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei ProkofievCamille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  John GielgudAnton NelPaul DaviesKeith Snell,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard Stamp
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of London
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 51 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  John Gielgud (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Richard Stamp
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USSR 
Date of Recording: 1987-88 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio, London 
Length: 28 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. Carnival of the animals by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Anton Nel (Piano), Paul Davies (Flute), Keith Snell (Piano),
Robert Bailey (Cello), Stephen Williams (Double Bass)
Conductor:  Richard Stamp
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of London
Written: 1886 
Date of Recording: 1987-88 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio, London 
Length: 22 Minutes 12 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Peter and the Wolf Op. 67
The Carnival of the Animals: Introduction
The Carnival of the Animals: Royal March of the Lion
The Carnival of the Animals: Hens and cocks
The Carnival of the Animals: Wild asses
The Carnival of the Animals: Tortoises
The Carnival of the Animals: The Elephant
The Carnival of the Animals: Kangaroos
The Carnival of the Animals: Aquarium
The Carnival of the Animals: Persons with long ears
The Carnival of the Animals: The Cuckoo in the Depths of the woods
The Carnival of the Animals: The Aviary
The Carnival of the Animals: Pianists
The Carnival of the Animals: Fossils
The Carnival of the Animals: The Swan
The Carnival of the Animals: Finale

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