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Trans-Siberian Express / I Salonisti


Release Date: 03/01/2007 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 425214   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalAnonymousVasily Solov'yov-SedoyAram Khachaturian,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

The romance of rail travel, captured by novelists from Agatha Christie to Graham Greene, comes to life in I Salonisti's musical odyssey on the Trans-Siberian Express as it makes its way from Moscow to the shores of the Pacific.

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Works on This Recording

1. Dark Eyes by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
Written: Russia 
Notes: Arranger: Mondvay. 
2. Midnight in Moscow by Vasily Solov'yov-Sedoy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USSR 
Notes: Arranger: Mondvay. 
3. Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Notes: Arranger: Mondvay. 
4. Hopak by Modest Mussorgsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866/1868; Russia 
Notes: Arranger: Mondvay. 
5. Ruthenian Folk Dance by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
Notes: Arranger: Mondvay. 
6. Age of Gold, Op. 22: Polka by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927-1930; USSR 
Notes: Arranger: Mondvay. 
7. Slavonic Rhapsody no 2 by Carl B. U. Friedemann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
8. Gayaneh: Gopak by Aram Khachaturian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Notes: Arranger: Mondvay. 
9. Two guitars by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
Written: Russia 
Notes: Arranger: Ferraris. 
10. Russian Folk Tunes by Mihaly Hajdu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
11. Tango by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Notes: Arranger: Mondvay. 
12. The Nightingale by Alexander Alyabyev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Salonisti
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Arranger: Mondvay. 

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