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Extreme Classics

Extreme Classics
Release Date: 04/20/2010 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 882973   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Aram KhachaturianRichard WagnerIgor StravinskyOttorino Respighi,   ... 
Conductor:  André AnichanovUwe MundKenneth JeanMax Bragado-Darman,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 27 Mins. 

Imported from : AUSTRALIA   
CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  André Anichanov
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
2.
Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Uwe Mund
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 23 Secs. 
3.
Sorochintsy fair: Hopak by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Kenneth Jean
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Length: 1 Minutes 46 Secs. 
4.
Danzas fantásticas, Op. 22: no 3, Orgía by Joaquin Turina
Conductor:  Max Bragado-Darman
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; Spain 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
5.
Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Funeral Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Uwe Mund
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 14 Secs. 
6.
Symphony no 10 in E minor, Op. 93: 2nd movement, Allegro by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Period: Modern 
Written: 1953 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
7.
The Crown of India, Op. 66: March of the Mogul Emperors by Sir Edward Elgar
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
8.
Das Rheingold: Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Uwe Mund
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 9 Secs. 
9.
Carmina burana: no 1, O fortuna by Carl Orff
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
10.
Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Kenneth Schermerhorn
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
Length: 8 Minutes 26 Secs. 
11.
Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64: Act 1 - Dance of the Knights by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Andrew Mogrelia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935-1936; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 52 Secs. 
12.
Le sacre du printemps: Excerpt(s) by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1913; Switzerland 
Length: 10 Minutes 44 Secs. 
13.
The Red Poppy: Russian Sailors' Dance by Reinhold Gliere
Conductor:  André Anichanov
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1928 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
14.
Malambo, Op. 7 by Alberto Ginastera
Conductor:  Enrique Bátiz
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; Argentina 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
15.
Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World": 3rd movement, Scherzo by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Georg Tintner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
Length: 9 Minutes 54 Secs. 
16.
Pictures at an exhibition: no 15, The Hut on Fowl's Legs "Baba Yaga" by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Daniel Nazareth
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
17.
Pictures at an exhibition: no 16, The Great Gate of Kiev by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Daniel Nazareth
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
Length: 6 Minutes 37 Secs. 
18.
Fanfare for the common man by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
19.
1812 Overture, Op. 49: Finale by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
20.
The Planets, Op. 32/H 125: Mars by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1916; England 
Length: 7 Minutes 41 Secs. 
21.
Ballet mécanique, for pianola, 2 pianos, 3 airplane propellers, siren & percussion, W. 156b by George Antheil
Conductor:  Daniel Spalding
Period: Modern 
Written: 06/21/1926 
Length: 15 Minutes 52 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Gayane: h: Sabre Dance
The Planets, Op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War
Die Walkure: Act III: Ride of the Valkyries
The Firebird Suite (1919 version): Firebird Suite: King Kastchei's Infernal Dance (1919 version)
Pini di Roma (Pines of Rome), P. 141: Pini di Roma (Pines of Rome): IV. Pines of the Appian Way
Sorochinskaya yarmarka (Sorochintsi Fair): Sorochintsy Fair: Gopak (Hopak)
Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, "Organ": II. Allegro moderato - Presto - Maestoso (conclusion)
Fanfare for the Common Man
Danzas fantasticas, Op. 22: Danzas fantasticas (Fantastic Dances), Op. 22: III. Orgia
Ballet mecanique: Ballet Mecanique
The Golden Age Suite, Op. 22a: The Golden Age, Op. 22a: Polka
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Gotterdammerung, Act III: Siegfried's Death and Funeral March
Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Op. 93: Symphony No. 10: II. Scherzo: Allegro
1812 Festival Overture, Op. 49: 1812 Overture, Op. 49: Finale
The Crown of India Suite, Op. 66: The Crown of India, Op. 66: March of the Mogul Emperors
Das Rheingold: Scene 4: Entry of the Gods into Valhalla
Carmina Burana: O Fortuna
Finlandia, Op. 26
Feste romane (Roman Festivals), P. 157: Feste romane (Roman Festivals): IV. Epiphany
Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64: Montagues and Capulets (Dance of the Knights)
Le sacre de printemps (The Rite of Spring): Le sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring): Part 2: The Sacrifice (excerpt)
The Red Poppy Suite, Op. 70: The Red Poppy, Op. 70: Russian Sailors' Dance
Malambo, Op. 7 (arr. for orchestra): Malambo, Op. 7 (version for orchestra)
Symphony No. 9 in D minor, WAB 109 (1894 version): Symphony No. 9 in D minor, WAB 109: II. Scherzo: Bewegt, lebhaft (ed. L. Nowak)
Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. M. Ravel): IX. The Hut on Fowls' Legs, "Baba Yaga"
Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. M. Ravel): X. The Great Gate of Kiev

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