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Classic Aid Gala 1988


Release Date: 09/16/2008 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 422379  
Composer:  Sir Edward ElgarAndrew Lloyd WebberGiacomo PucciniGiuseppe Verdi,   ... 
Performer:  Julian Lloyd WebberBarbara HendricksPlacido DomingoAlexis Weissenberg,   ... 
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra of France
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded live at Palais de l'UNESCO, Paris, 4/20/1988. Recorded live at Palais de l'UNESCO, Paris, 4/20/1988. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Pomp and Circumstance Marches (5), Op. 39: no 1 in D major by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra of France
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; England 
2. Variations for Cello by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra of France
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; England 
3. Suor Angelica: Senza mamma, o bimbo, tu sei morto by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Barbara Hendricks (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra of France
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
4. Luisa Miller: Quando le sere al placido by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra of France
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Italy 
5. Songs (6), Op. 16: no 1, Cradle song by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Notes: Arranger: Rachmaninov. 
6. Romanian Rhapsody no 1 in A major, Op. 11 no 1 by George Enescu
Performer:  Larry Adler (Harmonica)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra of France
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; Romania 
7. Sonata for Keyboard in D major, Op. 13 by Mateo Pérez de Albeniz
Performer:  Lucero Tena (Castanets)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra of France
Period: Classical 
Written: Spain 
8. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Shirley Verrett (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra of France
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
9. Syrinx by Claude Debussy
Performer:  James Galway (Flute)
Written: 1913 pub 1927 
10. Irish Jig(s) by Traditional
Performer:  James Galway (Flute)
11. Polonaise brillante for Violin and Piano no 1 in D major, Op. 4 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Ingolf Turban (Violin)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra of France
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Russia 
12. Otello: Credo in un Dio crudel by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra of France
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
13. Il trovatore: Non son tuo figlio? by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Shirley Verrett (Mezzo Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra of France
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 

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