WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Pops A La Russe / John Williams, Boston Pops


Release Date: 03/1990 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 426247   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Nikolai Rimsky-KorsakovAlexander BorodinPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyModest Mussorgsky,   ... 
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

Low Stock: Currently 3 or fewer in stock. Usually ships in 24 hours, unless stock becomes depleted.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Mlada: Suite - Procession of the nobles by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
2.
Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Venue:  Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 14 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1869 - 1887). 
3.
Songs (6), Op. 6: no 6, None but the lonely heart by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Russia 
Venue:  Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: German 
4.
Snow Maiden: Suite - Dance of the Tumblers by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880/1895; Russia 
Venue:  Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
5.
Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
Venue:  Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 11 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Rimsky-Korsakov (1886) 
6.
Lieutenant Kijé Suite, Op. 60: Troika by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; Paris, France 
Venue:  Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
7.
Gayaneh: Dance of the Rose Maidens by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Venue:  Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: The tray card identifies this selection as "Dance of the young maidens." 
8.
Gayaneh: Lullaby by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Venue:  Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 5 Minutes 17 Secs. 
9.
Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Venue:  Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
10.
Quartet for Strings no 2 in D major: 3rd movement, Andante "Nocturne" by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Russia 
Venue:  Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 7 Minutes 43 Secs. 
11.
Age of Gold Suite, Op. 22a: Polka by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USSR 
Venue:  Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
12.
The Red Poppy, Op. 70: Russian Sailors' Dance by Reinhold Gliere
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926-1927; USSR 
Venue:  Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN TO ARKIVMUSIC STREAMING.
TRY IT NOW FOR FREE!
Sign up now for two weeks of free access to the world's best classical music collection. Keep listening for only $19.95/month - thousands of classical albums for the price of one! Learn more about ArkivMusic Streaming
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In