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Mussorgsky: Pictures At An Exhibition, Etc / Bernstein


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Cbs Great Performances Catalog #: 36726   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 45 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
Date of Recording: 2/16/65 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 11 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Rimsky-Korsakov (1886) 
2.
Pictures at an Exhibition for Orchestra (orchestrated by Ravel) by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1874/1922; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/14/1958 
Venue:  St. George Hotel, Brooklyn, New York 
Length: 33 Minutes 14 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Promenade. Allegro giusto, nel modo russico; senza allegrezza, ma poco sostenuto
I. Gnomus. Vivo
Promenade. Moderato comodo e con delicatezza
II. Il vecchio castello. Andante
Promenade. Moderato non tanto, pesante
III. Tuileries. Allegretto non troppo, capriccioso
IV. Bydlo. Sempre moderato, pesante
Promenade. Tranquillo
V. Ballet des poussins dans leurs coques. Scherzino. Vivo leggiero
VI. Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle. Andante
Cum mortuis in lingua mortua. Andante non troppo, con lamento
X. La grande porte de Kiev. Allegro alla breve. Maestoso. Con grandezza
IX. La Cabane sur des pattes de poule - Allegro con brio, feroce - Andante mosso - Allegro molto
VIII. Catacombae. Sepulchrum romanum - Largo
VII. Limoges. Le Marché - Allegretto vivo, sempre scherzando
Night on Bald Mountain

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