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Release Date: 04/18/1995 
Label:  Sony Classical Infinity Digital Catalog #: 64562   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyMikhail GlinkaAlexander Borodin
Conductor:  Vato KahiStanislav GorkovenkoJahni Mardjani
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Georgian Festival OrchestraRussian Radio/TV Orchestra of St. Petersburg
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. 1812 Overture, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Vato Kahi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Georgian Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
2. Russlan and Ludmilla: Overture by Mikhail Glinka
Conductor:  Stanislav Gorkovenko
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian Radio/TV Orchestra of St. Petersburg
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1842; Russia 
3. Russlan and Ludmilla: Act 3 Dances by Mikhail Glinka
Conductor:  Stanislav Gorkovenko
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian Radio/TV Orchestra of St. Petersburg
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1842; Russia 
4. A Life for the Tsar: Overture by Mikhail Glinka
Conductor:  Stanislav Gorkovenko
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian Radio/TV Orchestra of St. Petersburg
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1836; Russia 
5. Waltz-fantasia for Orchestra in B minor by Mikhail Glinka
Conductor:  Stanislav Gorkovenko
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian Radio/TV Orchestra of St. Petersburg
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839-1856; Russia 
6. Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Jahni Mardjani
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Georgian Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1869 - 1887). 

Sound Samples

1812 Overture, Op.49
Polovtsian Dances
Overture to "Russlan and Ludmilla"
Dances from Act III of "Russlan and Ludmilla"
Overture to "Ivan Susanin"
Waltz Fantasia in B minor

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