WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Andre Previn - An 80th Birthday Celebration


Release Date: 04/14/2009 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 747250   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ralph Vaughan WilliamsAndré PrevinRay HendersonKurt Weill,   ... 
Performer:  John WilliamsItzhak PerlmanRay BrownAndré Previn,   ... 
Conductor:  André PrevinJohn T. WilliamsJ. A. C. Redford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraPittsburgh Symphony OrchestraOrchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Back Order: Usually ships in 2 to 3 weeks.  

Works on This Recording

1. The wasps: Overture by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909; England 
2. Concerto for Guitar by André Previn
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1971 
3. Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse: Main Theme by André Previn
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
4. Bye Bye Blackbird by Ray Henderson
Performer:  Ray Brown (Bass), André Previn (Piano), Herb Ellis (Guitar),
Shelly Manne (Drums)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
5. Die Dreigroschenoper: Die Moritat von Mackie Messer "Mack the knife" by Kurt Weill
Performer:  André Previn (Piano), J.J. Johnson (Trombone), Red Mitchell (Bass),
Frank Capp (Drums)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Berlin, Germany 
6. Happy End: Bilbao Song by Kurt Weill
Performer:  André Previn (Piano), J.J. Johnson (Trombone), Red Mitchell (Bass),
Frank Capp (Drums)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; Berlin, Germany 
7. Damsel in Distress: A foggy day by George Gershwin
Performer:  Frank Capp (Drums), Red Mitchell (Bass), André Previn (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
8. The Subterraneans by André Previn
Performer:  Carl Allen (Drums), Reginald Veal (Double Bass), Joe Henderson (Tenor Saxophone),
Kenny Kirkland (Piano), Terence Blanchard (Trumpet)
Conductor:  J. A. C. Redford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
9. Vocalise by André Previn
Performer:  Sylvia McNair (Soprano), Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), André Previn (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; England 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook