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A Fairy Fantasy - Music And Verse


Release Date: 01/01/2009 
Label:  Gift Of Music   Catalog #: 211   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyOttorino RespighiClaude Debussy
Performer:  Martin Souter
Conductor:  Don JacksonChristian Rainer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraBamberg Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

42 tracks Around 2 hours of music Music & verse of Fairyland In praise of fairies; classical music by the great composers inspired by fairies. Works by Mendelssohn, Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky and Debussy and poetry by Shakespeare, Herrick, Keats and others. 42 tracks Around 2 hours of music Music & verse of Fairyland In praise of fairies; classical music by the great composers inspired by fairies. Works by Mendelssohn, Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky and Debussy and poetry by Shakespeare, Herrick, Keats and others. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Nocturne by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Don Jackson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
2. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Scherzo by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Christian Rainer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
3. Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Don Jackson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
4. La boutique fantasque: Nocturne by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor:  Don Jackson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; Rome, Italy 
5. Children's Corner: no 3, Serenade for the Doll by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Martin Souter (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1908; France 
6. Préludes, Book 1: no 11, La danse de Puck by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Martin Souter (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; France 

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