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Homage To Diaghilev / Igor Markevich, Philharmonia Orchestra


Release Date: 07/01/1997 
Label:  Testament   Catalog #: 1105   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Claude DebussyMaurice RavelFrédéric ChopinPaul Dukas,   ... 
Conductor:  Igor Markevitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Igor Markevitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1894; France 
Date of Recording: 06/03/1954 
Notes: Composition written: France (1892 - 1894). 
2.
Daphnis et Chloé Suite no 2 by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Igor Markevitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; France 
Date of Recording: 1954 
3.
Les Sylphides: Mazurka no 44 in C major, Op 67 no 3 by Frédéric Chopin
Conductor:  Igor Markevitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 05/15/1954 
Notes: 'Les Sylphides' is a compilation of works by Frédéric Chopin. It was conceived as a ballet by Mikhail Fokin in 1909, and orchestrated by Roy Douglas in 1936. 
4.
L'apprenti sorcier by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  Igor Markevitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; France 
Date of Recording: 09/12/1952 
5.
El sombrero de tres picos: Suite by Manuel de Falla
Conductor:  Igor Markevitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; Spain 
Date of Recording: 1951-52 
6.
Good Humored Ladies by Vincenzo Tommasini
Conductor:  Igor Markevitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916 
Date of Recording: 05/13/1954 
Notes: This work is based on music of Domenico Scarlatti. 
7.
Invitation to the Dance, in D flat major J 260/Op. 65 by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Igor Markevitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1819; Dresden, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/03/1954 
Notes: Orchestrated: Hector Berlioz 

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