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Showcase - Strauss, Et Al / Eiji Oue, Minnesota Orchestra


Release Date: 10/17/2000 
Label:  Reference Recordings   Catalog #: 907   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Richard StraussJoseph Deems TaylorDominick ArgentoJean Sibelius,   ... 
Performer:  Jon Villars
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Don Juan, Op. 20 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Germany 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Length: 16 Minutes 42 Secs. 
2.
Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40: Excerpt(s) by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897-1898; Germany 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
3.
Through the Looking Glass by Joseph Deems Taylor
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
4.
Valentino Dances: Excerpt(s) by Dominick Argento
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
5.
Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Length: 7 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Finland (1899 - 1900). 
6.
Baba-Yaga, Op. 56 by Anatole Liadov
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1891-?1904; Russia 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (?1891 - ?1904). 
7.
Firebird Suite: Excerpt(s) by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; Switzerland 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Length: 5 Minutes 0 Secs. 
8.
Mazeppa: Cossack Dance by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881-1883; Russia 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
9.
Das Lied von der Erde: no 3, Von der Jugend by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Jon Villars (Tenor)
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1908-1909; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
10.
Appalachian Spring: Excerpt(s) by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1945; USA 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
11.
Candide: Suite by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Length: 8 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Notes: Only an excerpt is being performed.
Arranged: Charlie Harmon 
12.
Miroirs: Alborada del gracioso by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minnesota Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904-1905; France 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Length: 7 Minutes 37 Secs. 

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