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Janacek: Sinfonietta, Taras Bulba, Etc / Mackerras, Et Al


Release Date: 10/14/1997 
Label:  London/Decca Double Decker Catalog #: 48255   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Leos Janácek
Performer:  Sebastian BellJanet CraxtonPhilip EastopAntony Pay,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Charles MackerrasFrançois HuybrechtsSir Neville MarrinerDavid Atherton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Philharmonic OrchestraLos Angeles Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 26 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sinfonietta by Leos Janácek
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Brno, Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 1980 
2. Taras Bulba by Leos Janácek
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915-1918; Brno, Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 1980 
3. Lachian Dances by Leos Janácek
Conductor:  François Huybrechts
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Brno, Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 1970 
4. Suite for Strings by Leos Janácek
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1877; Brno, Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 1974 
5. Youth by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Sebastian Bell (Flute), Janet Craxton (Oboe), Philip Eastop (French Horn),
Sebastian Bell (Piccolo), Antony Pay (Clarinet), Michael Harris (Bass Clarinet),
Martin Gatt (Bassoon)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Brno, Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 1978 
6. Capriccio for Piano left hand and Winds "Defiance" by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Paul Crossley (Piano)
Conductor:  David Atherton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Brno, Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 1978 
7. Concertino for Piano, 2 Violins, Viola, Clarinet, Horn and Bassoon by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Paul Crossley (Piano)
Conductor:  David Atherton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; Brno, Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 1978 

Sound Samples

Sinfonietta: 1. Allegretto - Allegro - Maestoso
Sinfonietta: 2. Andante - Allegretto - Maestoso - Tempo I - Allegretto
Sinfonietta: 3. Moderato - Con moto - Prestissimo - Tempo I - Moderato
Sinfonietta: 4. Allegretto - Adagio - Presto - Andante - Presto - Prestissimo
Sinfonietta: 5. Andante con moto - Maestoso - Tempo I - Allegretto - Allegro - Maestoso - Adagio
Taras Bulba: 1. The Death Of Andri
Taras Bulba: 2. The Death Of Ostap
Taras Bulba: 3. The Prophecy And The Death Of Taras Bulba
Lachian Dances: 1. Starodávny I
Lachian Dances: 2. Pozehnany
Lachian Dances: 3. Dymák
Lachian Dances: 4. Starodávny II
Lachian Dances: 5. Celadensky
Lachian Dances: 6. Pilky
Suite for string orchestra: Moderato
Suite for string orchestra: Adagio
Suite for string orchestra: Andante con moto
Suite for string orchestra: Presto - Adagio - Presto
Suite for string orchestra: Adagio
Suite for string orchestra: Andante
Mládi (Youth) for wind sextet: 1. Andante
Mládi (Youth) for wind sextet: 2. Moderato
Mládi (Youth) for wind sextet: 3. Allegro
Mládi (Youth) for wind sextet: 4. Con moto
Capriccio: 1. Allegro
Capriccio: 2. Adagio
Capriccio: 3. Allegretto
Capriccio: 4. Andante
Concertino for piano and chamber orchestra: 1. Moderato
Concertino for piano and chamber orchestra: 2. Piů mosso
Concertino for piano and chamber orchestra: 3. Con moto
Concertino for piano and chamber orchestra: 4. Allegro

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