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Ballet Adagios

Ballet Adagios / Various
Release Date: 06/16/2009 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 001299402  
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyCamille Saint-SaënsJules MassenetFrédéric Chopin
Performer:  Julian Lloyd Webber
Conductor:  Richard BonyngeNicholas CleoburyRaymond Agoult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic OrchestraEnglish Chamber OrchestraNew Symphony Orchestra of London
Number of Discs: 2 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 9a, Act 1 - Pas d'action "'Rose' Adagio" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
2.
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
Conductor:  Nicholas Cleobury
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
3.
La Vierge: Dernier sommeil de la Vierge by Jules Massenet
Conductor:  Raymond Agoult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Symphony Orchestra of London
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
4.
Les Sylphides: Nocturne no 10 in A flat major, Op.32 no 2 by Frédéric Chopin
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 

Sound Samples

The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Act 1: Rose Adagio
Le Carnaval des Animaux: Le Cygne
La Vièrge: The Last Sleep of the Virgin
Les Sylphides: Nocturne
Faust, Ballet Music: Adagio
Love's Dream After The Ball
Coppélia / Tableau 3: Peace
The Firebird (L'oiseau de feu) - Ballet (1910): Lullaby of the Firebird
Valse très lente
Matinées Musicales (Second Suite Of Five Movements From Rossini): Nocturne
Le Beau Danube - Orchestrated: Roger Desormière: Andantino - Tempo di Valse...
Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op.42: Melody
Romeo and Juliet, Op.64 - Act 3: The Last Farewell
Thaïs: Méditation
Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Les Sylphides: Waltz
Swan Lake, Op.20 - Act 3: The Black Swan
Le roi de Lahore, Opera in five Acts: Entr'acte Act V & Adagio & Waltz, Ballet Act III
The Nutcracker / Act 2: No. 13 Waltz of the Flowers
Gayaneh: Gayaneh's Adagio
Scènes Alsaciennes - Suite No.7 for Orchestra: 1. Dimanche matin
Cinderella, Op.87: Valse
Swan Lake, Op.20 - Act 1: No.9 Finale (Andante)

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