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Mussorgsky: Pictures At An Exhibition, Etc / Gergiev, Et Al


Release Date: 05/14/2002 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 468526   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 52 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Pictures at an Exhibition for Orchestra (orchestrated by Ravel) by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1874/1922; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  Live Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 31 Minutes 17 Secs. 
2.
Khovanshchina: Act 1 Prelude "Dawn on the Moscow River" by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1880; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/22/2000 
Venue:  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 5 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Shostakovich 
3.
Sorochintsy fair: Hopak by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/22/2000 
Venue:  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Anatole Liadov
Composition written: Russia (1874 - 1880). 
4.
Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/22/2000 
Venue:  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 11 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1886) 

Sound Samples

Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade
Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade
Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade
Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade
Pictures at an Exhibition: Gnomus
Pictures at an Exhibition: The Old Castle
Pictures at an Exhibition: The Tuileries Gardens
Pictures at an Exhibition: Bydlo
Pictures at an Exhibition: Ballet of the Chickens in Their Shells
Pictures at an Exhibition: Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle
Pictures at an Exhibition: The Market-Place At Limoges
Pictures at an Exhibition: The Catacombs (Sepulchrum romanum)
Pictures at an Exhibition: Cum mortuis in lingua mortua
Pictures at an Exhibition: The Hut On Fowl's Legs (Baba-Yaga)
Pictures at an Exhibition: The Great Gate Of Kiev
Khovanshchina: Prelude (Dawn on the Moscow River)
A Night On The Bare Mountain
Sorochintsy Fair: Gopak

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