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The Ultimate Ballet Album


Release Date: 01/27/2009 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8570011-12   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyAram KhachaturianLéo DelibesClaude Debussy,   ... 
Performer:  Josef BogaczJan Van Reeth
Conductor:  Michael HalászAndrei AnikhanovAndrew MogreliaAlexander Rahbari,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic OrchestraSt Petersburg State Symphony OrchestraSt. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Josef Bogacz (Violin)
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
2. Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Andrei Anikhanov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Modern 
Written: 1950-1954 
3. Coppélia: Suite by Léo Delibes
Conductor:  Andrew Mogrelia
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; France 
4. Masquerade: Waltz by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Andrei Anikhanov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; USSR 
5. Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
6. Sylvia: Suite by Léo Delibes
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; France 
7. Prélude ŕ l'aprčs-midi d'un faune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Jan Van Reeth (Flute)
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Belgian Radio And Television Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1894; France 
8. Giselle: Suite by Adolphe Adam
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; France 

Featured Sound Samples

Swan Lake: Suite (Tchaikovsky): I. Scene
Coppélia: Suite (Delibes): III. Mazurka

Sound Samples

Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a: I. Scene
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a: II. Waltz
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a: III. Dance of the Swans: Allegro
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a: III. Dance of the Swans: Andante
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a: III. Dance of the Swans: Waltz tempo
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a: IV. Couples Dance
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a: V. Hungarian Dance (Czardas)
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a: VI. Spanish Dance
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a: VII. Neapolitan Dance
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a: Finale
Spartacus Suite No. 2: I. Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Coppelia Ballet Suite: I. Prelude
Coppelia Ballet Suite: II. Waltz
Coppelia Ballet Suite: III. Mazurka
Coppelia Ballet Suite: IV. Ballad
Coppelia Ballet Suite: V. Slav Theme And Variations
Coppelia Ballet Suite: VI. Hungarian Dance (Czardas)
Masquerade Suite: I. Waltz
The Nutcracker, Op. 71: I. Miniature Overture: Allegro giusto
The Nutcracker, Op. 71: II. March
The Nutcracker, Op. 71: III. Dance of the Sugar-plum Fairy
The Nutcracker, Op. 71: IV. Russian Dance, "Trepak"
The Nutcracker, Op. 71: V. Arab Dance
The Nutcracker, Op. 71: VI. Chinese Dance
The Nutcracker, Op. 71: VII. Dance of the Reeds
The Nutcracker, Op. 71: VIII. Waltz of the Flowers
Sylvia: I. Prelude, "The Huntress"
Sylvia: II. Intermezzo - Valse lente
Sylvia: III. Pizzicato
Sylvia: IV. Marches et cortege de Bacchus
Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune
Giselle: Act I: Allegro marcato
Giselle: Act I: Variation A - Allegro
Giselle: Act I: Galop
Giselle: Act I: Waltz
Giselle: Act I: Alla loure
Giselle: Act I: Andante
Giselle: Act II: Andantino non troppo
Giselle: Act II: Allegro non troppo
Giselle: Act II: Intermezzo
Giselle: Act II: Transition
Giselle: Act II: Andante

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