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Ravel - Greatest Hits


Release Date: 08/09/1994 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 64067   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Branford Marsalis
Conductor:  Michael Tilson ThomasEugene OrmandyLorin MaazelPierre Boulez,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraPhiladelphia OrchestraORTF National Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Boléro by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; France 
2.
Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; France 
Notes: Orchestrated: Maurice Ravel (1910)
Version: 1910 
3.
Miroirs: Alborada del gracioso by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF National Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904-1905; France 
Notes: Orchestrated: Maurice Ravel 
4.
Rapsodie espagnole: 4th movement, Feria by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; France 
5.
Le tombeau de Couperin: no 4, Rigaudon by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1917; France 
Notes: Orchestrated: Maurice Ravel (1919) 
6.
La valse by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; France 
7.
Pièce en forme de Habañera by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Branford Marsalis (Saxophone)
Conductor:  Andrew Litton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907; France 
8.
Ma mère l'oye: Le jardin féerique by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: France 
Notes: Orchestrated: Maurice Ravel (1911) 
9.
Daphnis et Chloé Suite no 2 by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Singers,  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; France 

Sound Samples

Bolero
Pavane for a Dead Princess
Alborada del gracioso
Feria from Rapsodie Espagnole
Rigaudon from Le Tombeau de Couperin
La Valse
Piece in the Form of a Habanera
The Fairy Garden from Mother Goose Suite
Daybreak
Pantomime
General Dance

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