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Weekend Waltzes - Strauss, Tchaikovsky, Et Al / Boskovsky


Release Date: 08/05/2008 
Label:  London/Decca Weekend Classics Catalog #: 417693   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Johann Strauss Jr.Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyEmil WaldteufelFranz Lehár,   ... 
Conductor:  Willi BoskovskyRichard BonyngeDouglas GamleySir Neville Marriner,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraNational Philharmonic OrchestraAcademy of St. Martin in the Fields,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 58 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 13 Secs. 
2. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 7, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 48 Secs. 
3. Les patineurs, Op. 183 by Emil Waldteufel
Conductor:  Douglas Gamley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 6 Secs. 
4. Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48: 2nd movement, Waltz by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
5. Gold und Silber, Op. 79 by Franz Lehár
Conductor:  Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 20 Secs. 
6. Les Sylphides: Grande Valse brillante, Op. 18 by Frédéric Chopin
Conductor:  Peter Maag
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre de la Société du Conservatoire Paris
Period: Romantic 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: 'Les Sylphides' is a compilation of works by Frédéric Chopin. It was conceived as a ballet by Mikhail Fokin in 1909, and orchestrated by Roy Douglas in 1936. 
7. España, Op. 236 by Emil Waldteufel
Conductor:  Douglas Gamley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
8. Swan Lake, Op. 20: Act 2 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Length: 6 Minutes 56 Secs. 
9. Wein, Weib und Gesang, Op. 333 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 46 Secs. 

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