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Berlitz Passport - The Music Of Eastern Europe


Release Date: 10/13/2009 
Label:  Sony Classical Masterworks Catalog #: 47283   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Antonín DvorákFranz LisztJohannes BrahmsJaromir Weinberger,   ... 
Performer:  Earl Wild
Conductor:  Sir Andrew DavisAndre KostelanetzLeonard BernsteinGeorge Szell,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraColumbia Symphony OrchestraNew York Philharmonic,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

Special Order: This CD requires additional production time and ships within 2-3 weeks.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 1 in C major, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
2. Hungarian Fantasy for Piano and Orchestra, S 123: Excerpt(s) by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Earl Wild (Piano)
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1852; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
3. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 5 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
4. Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
5. Schwanda the Bagpiper: Polka by Jaromir Weinberger
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Prague, Czech Republ 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
6. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Dance of the Comedians by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863/1870; Bohemia 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
7. The Danube waves by Iosif Ivanovici
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Romania 
Length: 5 Minutes 45 Secs. 
8. Hora staccato by Grigoras Dinicu
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906; Romania 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
9. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 8 in G minor, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
10. Sinfonietta: 1st movement, Allegretto "Sokol Fanfare" by Leos Janácek
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Brno, Czech Republic 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
11. Romanian Rhapsody no 1 in A major, Op. 11 no 1 by George Enescu
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; Romania 
Length: 12 Minutes 11 Secs. 
12. Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187: no 7 in G flat major by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Bohemia 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
13. Hungarian Rhapsodies (6) for Orchestra, S 359: no 2 in D minor - Friska by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
14. Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
Length: 12 Minutes 48 Secs. 

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