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Eloquence - Tchaikovsky: Ballet Suites / Bonynge, Mehta


Release Date: 06/12/2001 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 467403   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Uri PiankaMichael Haran
Conductor:  Zubin MehtaRichard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic OrchestraNational Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Uri Pianka (Violin), Michael Haran (Cello)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Length: 24 Minutes 51 Secs. 
2. Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op. 66a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Russia 
Length: 23 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
3. Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Length: 22 Minutes 29 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Swan Lake, Op.20 / Act 2: No.10 Scène (Moderato)
Swan Lake, Op.20 / Act 1: No.2 Valse (Corps de Ballet)
Swan Lake, Op.20 / Act 2: No.13 Danses des cygnes: a) Valse - b) Moderato assai - c) Valse - d) Allegro moderato - e) Pas d'action (Andante) - f) Valse - g) Coda (Allegro vivace)
Swan Lake, Op.20 / Act 2: No.13e/f: Pas d'action - Tempo di valse
Swan Lake, Op.20 / Act 3: No.20 Danse hongroise (Czárdás)
Swan Lake, Op.20 / Act 4: Scène (Act IV)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Prologue: Introduction
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Prologue: 3c. Pas de six: Variation I (Candite)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Prologue: 3f. Pas de six: Variation IV (Song-bird Fairy)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Prologue: 3g. Pas de six: Variation V (Violente)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Prologue: 3h. Pas de six: Variation VI (Lilac Fairy)(Waltz)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Act 1: 8a. Pas d'action: Introduction (Andante) - Adagio ("Rose Adagio")
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Act 3: 24. Pas de caractère (Puss in Boots)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Act 2: 17. Panorama (Andantino)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Act 1: 6. Valse
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: 1. Miniature Overture
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: March
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: Russian Dance (Trepak)
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: Arabian Dance (Coffee)
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: Chinese Dance (Tea)
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: Dance of the Reed-Pipes
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: 3. Waltz of the Flowers

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