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Silvestri - Artist Profile - Tchaikovsky, Elgar, Et Al


Release Date: 11/27/2007 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 68229   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Nikolai Rimsky-KorsakovMaurice RavelSir Edward ElgarAntonín Dvorák,   ... 
Conductor:  Constantin Silvestri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraVienna Philharmonic OrchestraBournemouth Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 35 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. May Night: Overture by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Constantin Silvestri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1879; Russia 
Date of Recording: 03/1959 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London 
Length: 8 Minutes 13 Secs. 
2. Rapsodie espagnole by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Constantin Silvestri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; France 
Date of Recording: 01/1959 
Venue:  Musikvereinsaal, Vienna 
Length: 14 Minutes 57 Secs. 
3. In the South, Op. 50 "Alassio" by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Constantin Silvestri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1904; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1967 
Venue:  Winter Gardens, Bournemouth, England 
Length: 19 Minutes 27 Secs. 
4. Symphony no 8 in G major, Op. 88/B 163 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Constantin Silvestri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London 
Length: 35 Minutes 17 Secs. 
5. Russlan and Ludmilla: Overture by Mikhail Glinka
Conductor:  Constantin Silvestri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre de la Société du Conservatoire Paris
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1842; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/1959 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 18 Secs. 
6. Prince Igor: Overture by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Constantin Silvestri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
Length: 12 Minutes 34 Secs. 
7. Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Constantin Silvestri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre de la Société du Conservatoire Paris
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 01/1961 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris 
Length: 11 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1869 - 1887). 
8. Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Constantin Silvestri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/1957 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London 
Length: 47 Minutes 20 Secs. 

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