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Spectacular Dances / Stanley Black, Royal Philharmonic


Release Date: 11/27/2007 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 444107   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Antonín DvorákJohann Strauss Jr.Reinhold GliereAmilcare Ponchielli,   ... 
Performer:  Alan Loveday
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 1 in C major, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
2. Die Fledermaus: Du und Du, Op. 367 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 35 Secs. 
3. The Red Poppy, Op. 70: Russian Sailors' Dance by Reinhold Gliere
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926-1927; USSR 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
4. La Gioconda: Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
Length: 10 Minutes 54 Secs. 
5. Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Alan Loveday (Violin)
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
6. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 5 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
7. El sombrero de tres picos: Miller's Wife "Fandango" by Manuel de Falla
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; Spain 
Length: 9 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the "Final Dance" from Manuel de Falla's 'El sombrero de tres picos.' 
8. El sombrero de tres picos: Final Dance "Jota" by Manuel de Falla
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; Spain 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the "Miller's Dance" from Manuel de Falla's 'El sombrero de tres picos.' 
9. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 8 in G minor, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
10. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 7, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
11. Snow Maiden: Suite - Dance of the Tumblers by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880/1895; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
12. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Dance of the Comedians by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863/1870; Bohemia 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
13. Comedians Suite, Op. 26: Comedian's Galop by Dmitri Kabalevsky
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USSR 
Length: 1 Minutes 51 Secs. 
14. Invitation to the Dance, in D flat major J 260/Op. 65 by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1819; Dresden, Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Hector Berlioz 

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