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Release Date: 05/22/1992 
Label:  Delos   Catalog #: 3506   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Anton ArenskyBéla BartókRichard Rodney BennettLeonard Bernstein,   ... 
Performer:  Mona GolabekJeffrey SolowAndrés CárdenesRichard Rodney Bennett,   ... 
Conductor:  Gerard SchwarzJames DePreist
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony OrchestraNew York Chamber SymphonyScottish Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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This CD is a collection of favorite recordings of the recording engineer John Eargle. Commentary by Eargle accompanies each track. This CD is a collection of favorite recordings of the recording engineer John Eargle. Commentary by Eargle accompanies each track. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in D minor, Op. 32 by Anton Arensky
Performer:  Mona Golabek (Piano), Jeffrey Solow (Cello), Andrés Cárdenes (Violin)
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Russia 
2. Miraculous Mandarin, Op. 19/Sz 73: Excerpt(s) by Béla Bartók
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918-1919; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 11/1988 
3. Suite for Skip and Sadie: Excerpt(s) by Richard Rodney Bennett
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; England 
4. Arias and Barcarolles: Excerpt(s) by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Jane Bunnell (Mezzo Soprano), Dale Duesing (Baritone)
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; USA 
5. Billy the Kid: Excerpt(s) by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
6. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16: Excerpt(s) by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
7. Grand Canyon Suite: Excerpt(s) by Ferde Grofé
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
8. Fantasy Variations on a Theme of Youth, Op. 40: Excerpt(s) by Howard Hanson
Performer:  Carol Rosenberger (Piano)
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Chamber Symphony
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951 
Date of Recording: 03/1990 
Venue:  BMG Studio A, New York City 
9. Symphony no 51 in B flat major, H 1 no 51 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1774; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
10. Symphony no 6: Excerpt(s) by Walter Piston
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; USA 
11. Menuetto for Cello and Piano, Op 65 no 2 by David Popper
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
12. Fiançailles pour rire: no 6, Fleurs by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Dalton Baldwin (Piano), Arleen Augér (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; France 
Language: French 
13. Daphnis et Chloé: Excerpt(s) by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909-1912; France 
14. Feste romane: 1st movement, Circenses by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor:  James DePreist
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oregon Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Rome, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
15. A Quaker reader: Excerpt(s) by Ned Rorem
Performer:  Catharine Crozier (Organ)
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1976; USA 
Venue:  Siedemann Hall, Wichita State University 
16. Gimpel the Fool: Divertimento by David Schiff
Performer:  David Shifrin (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Music Northwest
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1979; USA 
17. Symphony no 10 in E minor, Op. 93: Excerpt(s) by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  James DePreist
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; USSR 
18. Through the Looking Glass: Insects by Joseph Deems Taylor
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
19. Traditional English Carols (8): no 8, Wassail Song by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; England 
Language: English 

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