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The Best Of Saint-saens


Release Date: 09/15/1997 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556675   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Marat BisengalievPeter ToperczerMarián LapsanskyImrich Szabo,   ... 
Conductor:  Johannes WildnerKeith ClarkOndrej LenárdAntoni Wit,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony OrchestraCzecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra BratislavaSlovak State Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Havanaise for Violin and Orchestra in E major, Op. 83 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Marat Bisengaliev (Violin)
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
2. Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; France 
3. Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Peter Toperczer (Piano), Marián Lapsansky (Piano)
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
4. Introduction and Rondo capriccioso for Violin and Orchestra in A minor, Op. 28 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
5. Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello no 2 in E minor, Op. 92: Andante con moto by Camille Saint-Saëns
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joachim Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; France 
6. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Bacchanale by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Written: 1877 
7. Le rouet d'Omphale, Op. 31 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
8. Symphony no 3 in C minor, Op. 78 "Organ": Excerpt(s) by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Imrich Szabo (Organ)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
9. Marche Militaire Française by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Richard Hayman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
10. Concerto for Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 22: 2nd movement, Allegro scherzando by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Conductor:  James Loughran
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
11. Concerto for Violin no 3 in B minor, Op. 61: 2nd movement, Andantino quasi allegretto by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Dong-Suk Kang (Violin)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 

Sound Samples

Suite algerienne, Op. 60: Suite Algerienne, Op. 60: Marche militaire francaise
Havanaise, Op. 83: Havanaise in E major, Op. 83
Danse macabre, Op. 40: Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40
Carnival of the Animals: XIII. Le Cygne (The Swan)
Introduction et rondo capriccioso in A minor, Op. 28: Introduction and Rondo capriccioso in A minor, Op. 28
Piano Trio No. 2 in E minor, Op. 92: Andante con moto
Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Samson and Delilah: Bacchanale
Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22: Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor: Allegro scherzando
Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61: Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor: Andantino quasi allegretto
Le rouet d'Omphale, Op. 31: Le Rouet d'Omphale in A major, Op. 31
Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, "Organ": II. Allegro moderato - Presto - Maestoso

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