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French Ballet Music - Delibes, Et Al / Beecham, Royal Po


Release Date: 10/12/2010 
Label:  Emi Great Recordings Of The Century Catalog #: 31816   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Charles GounodLéo DelibesJules MassenetCamille Saint-Saëns,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Faust: Ballet Music by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris, France 
Length: 16 Minutes 32 Secs. 
2.
Le roi s'amuse by Léo Delibes
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1958 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris, France 
Length: 14 Minutes 19 Secs. 
3.
Cendrillon: Orchestral Suite - Waltz by Jules Massenet
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; France 
Date of Recording: 10/09/1957 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 29 Secs. 
4.
Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Bacchanale by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Date of Recording: 11/23/1959 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 22 Secs. 
5.
La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Ballet of the Sylphs by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; France 
Date of Recording: 03/25/1957 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
6.
La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Menuet des follets by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; France 
Date of Recording: 03/25/1957 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, UK 
Length: 5 Minutes 39 Secs. 
7.
Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Danse de Pretresses de Dagon by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Date of Recording: 10/20/1958 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
8.
Prélude ŕ l'aprčs-midi d'un faune by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1894; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1957 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, UK 
Length: 10 Minutes 27 Secs. 
9.
L'enfant prodigue: Cortčge et Air de danse by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1884/1908; France 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, UK 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 

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