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The Great War - Classical and Popular Music from World War I


Release Date: 01/12/1999 
Label:  Sony Classical Npr Milestones Catalog #: 60989   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Richard StraussGustav MahlerClaude DebussySergei Prokofiev,   ... 
Performer:  Lili ChookasianRobert CasadesusGlenn GouldArthur Fields,   ... 
Conductor:  Eugene OrmandyEsa-Pekka SalonenMichael Tilson ThomasIgor Stravinsky,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraLos Angeles Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: n/a 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Waltz(es) by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909-1910; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/12/1964 
2.
Das Lied von der Erde: no 4, Von der Schönheit by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Lili Chookasian (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1908-1909; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/09/1966 
3.
La mer: 1st movement, De l'aube ŕ midi sur la mer by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Esa-Pekka Salonen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903-1905; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
4.
Symphony no 1 in D major, Op. 25 "Classical": 3rd movement, Gavotte by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1991 
5.
L'histoire du soldat: The Royal March by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Chamber Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 02/1961 
6.
L'histoire du soldat: Suite for Chamber Ensemble - The little concert by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Chamber Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 02/1961 
7.
Le tombeau de Couperin: no 5, Menuet by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Robert Casadesus (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1917; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1951 
8.
Le tombeau de Couperin: no 6, Toccata by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Robert Casadesus (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1917; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1951 
9.
Pulcinella Suite: 1st movement, Sinfonia by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922/1947; France 
Date of Recording: 08/25/1965 
10.
Pieces (5) for Piano, Op. 23: no 5, Waltz by Arnold Schoenberg
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1965 
11.
Wozzeck, Op. 7: Act 3 - Interlude by Alban Berg
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917-1922; Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/14/1960 
12.
Music for the Theatre: Prologue by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/15/1958 
13.
Shine On, Harvest Moon by Nora Bayes
Conductor:  Hal Kemp
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hal Kemp Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/15/1929 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Jack Norworth.
This selection is a monaural recording. 
14.
Alexander's Ragtime Band: Alexander's Ragtime Band by Irving Berlin
Conductor:  Ted Lewis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ted Lewis Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1927 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 
15.
Over There by George M. Cohan
Performer:  Arthur Fields (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
Date of Recording: 1917 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 
16.
How 'ya gonna keep 'em down on the farm by Walter Donaldson
Performer:  Nora Bayes (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; USA 
Date of Recording: 1918 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 
17.
Lady, be Good: The man I love by George Gershwin
Performer:  Vaughn DeLeath (Voice)
Conductor:  Fred Rich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hotel Astor Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/10/1927 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 
18.
West End Blues by Joseph Oliver
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Voice), Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
Date of Recording: 1928 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Clarence Williams.
This selection is a monaural recording. 
19.
Pomp and Circumstance Marches (5), Op. 39: no 1 in D major by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; England 
Date of Recording: 10/26/1967 

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