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Classical Overtures


Release Date: 01/01/2000 
Label:  Platinum Disc   Catalog #: 1067   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartMikhail GlinkaJacques OffenbachRichard Wagner,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Includes overture(s) by Franz Joseph Haydn. Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra. Includes overture(s) by Franz Joseph Haydn. Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
2. Russlan and Ludmilla: Overture by Mikhail Glinka
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1842; Russia 
Length: 5 Minutes 4 Secs. 
3. Orphée aux enfers: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Paris, France 
Length: 9 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Paris, France (1858).
Composition revised: Paris, France (1874). 
4. Tannhäuser: Overture by Richard Wagner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Length: 14 Minutes 6 Secs. 
5. La traviata: Act 1 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
6. Guillaume Tell: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
Length: 11 Minutes 48 Secs. 
7. Der Freischütz, J 277: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817-1821; Dresden, Germany 
Length: 9 Minutes 59 Secs. 

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