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The Fantastic Philadelphians / Ormandy, Et Al


Release Date: 05/18/1999 
Label:  Rca Red Seal Hp Catalog #: 63313   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johannes BrahmsPaul DukasReinhold GliereAmilcare Ponchielli,   ... 
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 5 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/12/1972 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
2. L'apprenti sorcier by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; France 
Date of Recording: 09/28/1971 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 10 Minutes 34 Secs. 
3. The Red Poppy, Op. 70: Russian Sailors' Dance by Reinhold Gliere
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926-1927; USSR 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1972 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
4. La Gioconda: Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/02/1971 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 10 Minutes 30 Secs. 
5. Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/21/1971 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 12 Minutes 10 Secs. 
6. Danse macabre by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Date of Recording: 09/30/1971 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 7 Minutes 41 Secs. 
7. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Bacchanale by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Written: 1877 
Date of Recording: 06/12/1972 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 7 Minutes 39 Secs. 
8. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Dance of the Comedians by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863/1870; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 04/25/1972 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 5 Minutes 12 Secs. 
9. Comedians Suite, Op. 26: Comedian's Galop by Dmitri Kabalevsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USSR 
Date of Recording: 06/15/1972 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 1 Minutes 42 Secs. 
10. España by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 01/11/1972 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 6 Minutes 57 Secs. 
11. El amor brujo: Danza rituel del fuego "Ritual Fire Dance" by Manuel de Falla
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1971 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 4 Minutes 26 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Danse macabre
The Sorcerer's Apprentice
España Rhapsody
A Night on Bald Mountain
Dance of the Comedians
Bacchanale
Dance of the Hours
Hungarian Dance No. 5
Russian Sailors' Dance
Ritual Fire Dance
Galop

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