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Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake; Adam, Meyerbeer / Ormandy, Et Al


Release Date: 04/05/1991 
Label:  Sony Classical Essential Classics Catalog #: 46341   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyAdolphe AdamGiacomo Meyerbeer
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: Act 1 - Scène, andante by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
2.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 2, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
3.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 4, Act 1 - Pas de trois by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
4.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 10, Act 2 - Scène, Allegro moderato by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
5.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 11, Act 2 - Scène, moderato by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
6.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 13, Act 2 - Danses des cygnes by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
7.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 21, Act 3 - Danse espagnole by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
8.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 20b, Act 3 - Danse hongroise by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
9.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 20c, Act 3 - Danse russe by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
10.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 23, Act 3 - Mazurka by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
11.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 20a, Act 3 - Pas de deux by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
12.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 27, Act 4 - Danse des petits cygnes by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
13.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 29, Act 4 - Scène finale by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
14.
Giselle: Suite by Adolphe Adam
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; France 
15.
Les Patineurs: Suite by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; France 
Notes: Arranged: Constant Lambert 

Sound Samples

Giselle (Ballet Suite)
Act I: Scène (Excerpts)
Valse (corps de ballet) (Excerpts)
Pas de trois (Excerpts)
Act II: Scène (Excerpts)
Scène (Excerpts)
Danses des cygnes; Coda (Excerpts)
Act III: Danse espagnole (Excerpts)
Danse hongroise (Excerpts)
Czardas (Excerpts)
Mazurka (Excerpts)
Pas de deux; Variation I; Coda (Excerpts)
Act IV: Danses des petits cygnes (Excerpts)
Scène finale (Excerpts)
Giselle (Ballet Suite)
I. Allegro moderato et pesante; Un poco piu mosso (Ballet Suite)
II. Andante espressivo (Ballet Suite)
III. Allegro con spirito (Ballet Suite)
IV. Allegretto scherzoso (Ballet Suite)
V. Allegro con spirito (Ballet Suite)

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