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Arturo Toscanini Conducts Roussel, Roger-ducasse, Et Al


Release Date: 09/15/1999 
Label:  Urania   Catalog #: 107   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Albert RousselPaul DukasCésar FranckClaude Debussy,   ... 
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony OrchestraNBC Symphony Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
International Record Review (3/00, p.65) - "...Roussel's 'Le festin de l'araignée' and Dukas's 'Ariane et Barbe-Bleu' receive performances that are not only models of clarity, but also vividly evocative....What remains a source of wonder is the virtuosity of Toscanini's players..."
REVIEWS:
International Record Review (3/00, p.65) - "...Roussel's 'Le festin de l'araignée' and Dukas's 'Ariane et Barbe-Bleu' receive performances that are not only models of clarity, but also vividly evocative....What remains a source of wonder is the virtuosity of Toscanini's players..." Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Le festin de l'araignée, Op. 17: Fragments symphoniques by Albert Roussel
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; France 
2. Ariane et Barbe-bleue: Suite by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899-1906; France 
3. Les Eolides, M 43 by César Franck
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; France 
4. Psyché, M 47: Psyché et Eros by César Franck
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887-1888; France 
5. Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1894; France 
Notes: Composition written: France (1892 - 1894). 
6. Sarabande by Jean Roger-Ducasse
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Chorus,  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; France 

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