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Mussorgsky: Pictures At An Exhibition, Night On Bald Mountain


Release Date: 10/02/1992 
Label:  Bis   Catalog #: 325   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Martti Talvela
Conductor:  Leif SegerstamNeeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Leif Segerstam
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/1986 
Venue:  Kultturitalo Concert Hall, Helsinki 
Length: 11 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Rimsky-Korsakov (1886) 
2. Songs and dances of death by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Martti Talvela (Bass)
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1877; Russia 
Date of Recording: 06/05/1984 
Venue:  Kultturitalo Concert Hall, Helsinki 
Length: 17 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
Notes: Orchestrated: Kalevi Aho 
3. Pictures at an Exhibition (arrangements and orchestrations other than Ravel's) by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Leif Segerstam
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/1986 
Venue:  Kultturitalo Concert Hall, Helsinki 
Length: 38 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Leo Funtek (1922) 

Sound Samples

Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): Promenade
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): I. Gnomus
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): Promenade
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): II. Il vecchio castello
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): Promenade
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): III. Tuileries
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): IV. Bydlo
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): Promenade
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): V. Ballet of the Chickens in their Shells
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): VI. Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): Promenade
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): VII. Limoges - The Market Place
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): VIII. Catacombae
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): Cum mortuis in Lingua mortua
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): IX. The Hut on Fowl's Legs, "Baba Yaga"
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L. Funtek for orchestra): X. The Great Gate of Kiev
St. John's Night on Bald Mountain, "A Night on the Bare Mountain" (arr. N. Rimsky-Korsakov)
Pesni i plyaski smerti (Songs and Dances of Death): I. Lullaby
Pesni i plyaski smerti (Songs and Dances of Death): II. Serenade
Pesni i plyaski smerti (Songs and Dances of Death): III. Trepak
Pesni i plyaski smerti (Songs and Dances of Death): IV. The Warrior

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