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Nocturne / Leonard Bernstein


Release Date: 06/11/1996 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 62617   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Jacques OffenbachGeorges BizetSamuel BarberEdvard Grieg,   ... 
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Gaîté Parisienne: Barcarolle from "Les contes d'Hoffmann" by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Notes: 'Gaîté Parisienne' is a pastiche of various works by Jacques Offenbach, selected and arranged as a ballet score by Manuel Rosenthal. 
2.
Carmen: Suite no 2 - Nocturne by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; France 
3.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
4.
Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 1, Prelude "Morning" by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
5.
Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
Date of Recording: 12/08/1969 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center NY 
6.
L'arlésienne: Suite no 1 - 3rd movement, Adagietto by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
7.
Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; France 
8.
Quartet for Strings no 1 in D major, Op. 11: 2nd movement, Andante cantabile by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1871).
Composition revised: Russia (1888). 
9.
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
10.
Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 2nd movement, Romanza by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
11.
Kuolema: Valse triste, Op. 44 no 1 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1904; Finland 
12.
Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
13.
Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes - no 2, Corral Nocturne by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
14.
Hänsel und Gretel: Abends will ich schlafen gehn "Evening Hymn" by Engelbert Humperdinck
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Germany 

Sound Samples

Barcarolle from Gaîté Parisienne
Children's Prayer from Hänsel und Gretel (Instrumental)
Nocturne. Andantino molto [Micaela's Aria] from Carmen Suite No.2
Adagio for Strings from the String Quartet, Op. 11
Morning Mood from Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46
Fantasia on Greensleeves from Sir John in Love
Adagietto. Adagio from L'Arlésienne, Suite No. 1
Pavane pour une infante défunte
Andante cantabile from String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Op. 11
Variation 18. Andante cantabile from Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43
Romance. Andante From Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525
Valse triste from Kuolema, Op.44
Largo from Winter (The Four Seasons)
Corral Nocturne from Rodeo

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