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Orchestral Showpieces - Bernstein, Strauss, Dukas, Et Al


Release Date: 02/21/2008 
Label:  Emi Seraphim Catalog #: 69104   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Leonard BernsteinRichard StraussPaul DukasPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky,   ... 
Conductor:  André PrevinLovro von MatacicLorin MaazelSeiji Ozawa,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraVienna Philharmonic OrchestraPhilharmonia Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Candide: Overture by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
2. Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; Germany 
3. L'apprenti sorcier by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; France 
4. Marche slave, Op. 31 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Russia 
5. Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op. 36 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Lovro von Matacic
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
6. La valse by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; France 
7. Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by Albinoni. 
8. Romanian Rhapsody no 1 in A major, Op. 11 no 1 by George Enescu
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; Romania 
9. Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
10. Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43: Overture by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800-1801; Vienna, Austria 
11. Miroirs: Alborada del gracioso by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904-1905; France 
12. Capriccio italien, Op. 45 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
13. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Klaus Tennstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
14. Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre de Paris
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
15. Hänsel und Gretel: Overture by Engelbert Humperdinck
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Germany 

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