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Baby Dance - A Toddler's Jump On The Classics


Release Date: 09/06/1994 
Label:  Erato   Catalog #: 96887   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Aram KhachaturianPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyAntonio VivaldiJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Ugo OrlandiFrancois-René DuchableMaria-Joao PiresPierre Pierlot,   ... 
Conductor:  Alexander LazarevGennadi RozhdestvenskyClaudio ScimoneJohn Eliot Gardiner,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bolshoi Theatre OrchestraUSSR Ministry of Culture State Symphony OrchestraI Solisti Veneti,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Alexander Lazarev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
2. Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48: 1st movement, Pezzo in forma di Sonatina by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  USSR Ministry of Culture State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Notes: An excerpt from this selection is performed. 
3. Concerto for Mandolin in C major, RV 425: 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Ugo Orlandi (Mandolin)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
4. Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
5. Pictures at an exhibition: no 12, Limoges, le marché by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
Notes: Orchestrated: Maurice Ravel 
6. Pulcinella Suite: 4th movement, Tarantella by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble InterContemporain
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922/1947; France 
Notes: An excerpt from this selection is performed. 
7. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 12d, Act 2 - Russian Dance "Trepak" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Alexander Lazarev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
8. Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550: 4th movement, Allegro assai by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Theodor Guschlbauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: An excerpt from this selection is performed. 
9. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25: no 9 in G flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1834; Paris, France 
10. Unter Donner und Blitz, Op. 324 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
11. Symphony no 94 in G major, H 1 no 94 "Surprise": 3rd movement, Minuet by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; London, England 
12. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
13. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 2, Act 1 - March of the Wooden Soldiers by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Alexander Lazarev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
14. Concerto for Oboe in A minor, RV 461: Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Pierre Pierlot (Oboe)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
15. Carmen: Act 1 Prelude "Les toréadors" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Notes: An excerpt from this selection is performed. 
16. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 1st movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Theodor Guschlbauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
17. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 12c, Act 2 - Chinese Dance "Tea" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Alexander Lazarev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
18. El amor brujo: Dance of Terror by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Jean-François Heisser (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
19. Waltz for Piano in E flat major, B 62/Op. 18 "Grande valse brillante" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Poland 
20. French Suite no 5 in G major, BWV 816: no 7, Gigue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ton Koopman (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722 
21. Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92: 4th movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811-1812; Vienna, Austria 
22. Dardanus: Act II - Excerpt(s) by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739/1744; France 

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