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The Best Thunderous Classics


Release Date: 01/30/2007 
Label:  Sheridan Square   Catalog #: 2016   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Richard WagnerCamille Saint-SaënsFranz LisztLudwig van Beethoven,   ... 
Conductor:  Vernon HandleySergiu ComissionaAnatole FistoulariSir Adrian Boult,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic OrchestraBaltimore Symphony OrchestraVienna State Opera Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by various composers. Includes work(s) by various composers. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
2.
Symphony no 3 in C minor, Op. 78 "Organ": Maestoso/Allegro "Finale" by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Sergiu Comissiona
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Length: 7 Minutes 50 Secs. 
3.
Hungarian Rhapsodies (6) for Orchestra, S 359: no 2 in D minor - Excerpt(s) by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Anatole Fistoulari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Length: 5 Minutes 11 Secs. 
4.
Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": 3rd movement, Allegro by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonic Promenade Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
5.
Pictures at an exhibition: no 16, The Great Gate of Kiev by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Vladimir Golschmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
6.
Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Vladimir Golschmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
Length: 10 Minutes 20 Secs. 
7.
The Planets, Op. 32/H 125: Mars by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1916; England 
Length: 7 Minutes 23 Secs. 
8.
Le sacre du printemps: no 2, Les augures printaniers / Danses des adolescentes by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Yuri Simonov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Switzerland 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Switzerland (1911 - 1913). 
9.
Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
Length: 7 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Finland (1899 - 1900). 
10.
Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: 4th movement, March to the Scaffold by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 47 Secs. 
11.
Romeo and Juliet Suite no 2, Op. 64b: Montagues and Capulets by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Yuri Simonov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 26 Secs. 
12.
1812 Overture, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eduardo Mata
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Length: 10 Minutes 44 Secs. 

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