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The Tchaikovsky Album / Solti, Chicago Symphony Orchestra


Release Date: 06/09/1998 
Label:  London/Decca Double Decker Catalog #: 455810   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
1812 Overture, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
2.
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
3.
Romeo and Juliet Overture by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869/1880; Russia 
4.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
5.
Symphony no 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 

Sound Samples

Ouverture solennelle "1812," Op.49
Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: 1. Miniature Overture
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: March
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: Russian Dance (Trepak)
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: Arabian Dance (Coffee)
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: Chinese Dance (Tea)
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: Dance of the Reed-Pipes
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: 3. Waltz of the Flowers
Symphony No.6 in B minor, Op.74 -"Pathétique": 3. Allegro molto vivace
Symphony No.6 in B minor, Op.74 -"Pathétique": 4. Finale (Adagio lamentoso - Andante)
Swan Lake, Op.20 Suite: 1. Scene - Swan Theme
Swan Lake, Op.20 Suite: 2. Valse in A
Swan Lake, Op.20 Suite: 3. Danse des petits cygnes
Swan Lake, Op.20 Suite: 4. Scene
Swan Lake, Op.20 Suite: 5a. Danse Hongroise
Swan Lake, Op.20 Suite: 5b. Danse Espagnole
Swan Lake, Op.20 Suite: 5c. Danse Napolitaire
Symphony No.6 in B minor, Op.74 -"Pathétique": 1. Adagio - Allegro non troppo
Symphony No.6 in B minor, Op.74 -"Pathétique": 2. Allegro con grazia

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