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The Best Of Tchaikovsky


Release Date: 09/11/1997 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556652   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Bernd GlemserMaria KliegelTakako NishizakiIlona Prunyi
Conductor:  Antoni WitOndrej LenárdGerhard MarksonAndrew Mogrelia,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra KatowiceCzecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra BratislavaNational Symphony Orchestra of Ireland,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23: 3rd movement, Allegro con fuoco by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Bernd Glemser (Piano)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1875; Russia 
2. Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64: 2nd movement, Andante cantabile by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
3. Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Polonaise by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
4. Morceaux (6) for Piano, Op. 19: no 4, Nocturne in C sharp minor by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Maria Kliegel (Cello)
Conductor:  Gerhard Markson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Russia 
5. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 7, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Andrew Mogrelia
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra Kosice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
6. Concerto for Violin in D, Op. 35: 2nd movement, Canzonetta by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Kenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
7. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 12d, Act 2 - Russian Dance "Trepak" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
8. 1812 Overture, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
9. Swan Lake, Op. 20: Excerpt(s) by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
10. Les saisons, Op. 37b: no 6, Juin "Barcarolle" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Ilona Prunyi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1875 - 1876). 
11. Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48: 2nd movement, Waltz by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Philippe Entremont
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
12. Symphony no 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique": 3rd movement, March - Allegro molto vivace by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor: Allegro con fuoco
Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64: Symphony No. 5 in E minor: Andante cantabile con alcuna licenza - Moderato con anima
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Eugene Onegin: Polonaise
6 Morceaux, Op. 19 (arr. for cello and orchestra): Nocturne in C sharp minor, Op. 19, No. 4
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: Sleeping Beauty: Waltz
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35: Violin Concerto in D major: Canzonetta: Andante
The Nutcracker, Op. 71: The Nutcracker: Russian Dance (Trepak)
1812 Festival Overture, Op. 49: 1812 Overture, Op. 49
Swan Lake, Op. 20: Swan Lake: Scene (Swan Theme)
Les Saisons (The Seasons), Op. 37b: No. 6. June: Barcarolle
Serenade in C major, Op. 48: Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48: Waltz
Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74, "Pathetique": III. Allegro molto vivace

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