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Fantasia


Release Date: 05/13/1997 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8551166   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyPaul DukasLudwig van Beethoven,   ... 
Performer:  Julia BrownJosef BogaczIngrid Kertesi
Conductor:  Michael HalászKenneth JeanBéla DrahosOndrej Lenárd,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic OrchestraCzecho-Slovak Radio SymphonyNicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565: Toccata by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Julia Brown (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Arnstadt, Germany 
2.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 3, Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 06/1987 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
3.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 6, Chinese Dance by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 06/1987 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
4.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 7, Dance of the Reeds by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 06/1987 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
5.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 5, Arabian Dance "Coffee" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Josef Bogacz (Violin)
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 06/1987 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
6.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 8, Waltz of the Flowers by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 06/1987 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
7.
L'apprenti sorcier by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  Kenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; France 
8.
Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": 2nd movement, Andante molto mosso by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Béla Drahos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Venue:  Phoenix Studio, Italian Institute 
9.
La Gioconda: Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
10.
Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
Date of Recording: 01/1991 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 11 Minutes 16 Secs. 
11.
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Ingrid Kertesi (Soprano)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Budapest
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Language: German 
Notes: Orchestrated: László Kovács 
12.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 4, Trépak by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 06/1987 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
13.
Le sacre du printemps: no 14, Danse sacrale by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brussels Belgian Radio & TV Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1913; Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 1990 
Venue:  Concert Hall, Belgian Radio, Brussels 

Sound Samples

Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 (excerpt): Toccata
The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: III. Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairies
The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: VI. Chinese Dance
The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: VII. Dance of the Reeds
The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: V. Arab Dance
The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: IV. Russian Dance, "Trepak"
The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: VIII. Waltz of the Flowers
L'apprenti sorcier (The Sorcerer's Apprentice)
Le sacre de printemps (The Rite of Spring): Le sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring): The Sacrifice
Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68, "Pastoral": II. Scene by the brook: Andante molto mosso
La Gioconda: Dance of the Hours
St. John's Night on Bald Mountain, "A Night on the Bare Mountain" (arr. N. Rimsky-Korsakov)
Ellen's Gesang III (Ave Maria!), Op. 56, No. 6, D. 839, "Hymne an die Jungfrau"

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