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Boston Pops Adagios - Romantic Escapes For The Dreamer In You


Release Date: 06/25/2002 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 63946   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Claude DebussyGeorge GershwinPietro MascagniGiacomo Puccini,   ... 
Performer:  Samuel LipmanLeo LitwinMartin HohermanNewton Wayland
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston PopsBoston Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by Engelbert Humperdinck, Alexander Borodin, Franz Schubert. Ensemble: Boston Pops. Includes work(s) by Engelbert Humperdinck, Alexander Borodin, Franz Schubert. Ensemble: Boston Pops. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
2.
Poèmes (7) de Banville: no 1, Rêverie by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Samuel Lipman (Piano), Leo Litwin (Piano)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1880; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Mason 
3.
Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Bennett 
4.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Italy (1888).
Composition revised: Italy (1889). 
5.
La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
6.
Danny Boy "Londonderry Air" by Traditional
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Written: Ireland 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
7.
Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
8.
Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World": 2nd movement, Largo - Excerpt(s) by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
9.
Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 1, Prelude "Morning" by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
10.
Kismet: And this is my beloved by George Forrest
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was written in collaboration with Robert Wright, and is
based on themes from Borodin's opera "Prince Igor."
Arranged: Hayman 
11.
Sadko: no 4, Song of the Indian Guest by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1896; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
12.
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Leo Litwin (Piano), Samuel Lipman (Piano), Martin Hoherman (Cello)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
13.
Elegiac Melodies (2) for Strings, Op. 34: no 2, Last spring by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
14.
Andante cantabile for Cello and Strings, Op. 11 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1886-88; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 6 Minutes 59 Secs. 
15.
Songs (6), Op. 6: no 6, None but the lonely heart by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Cailliet 
16.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Newton Wayland (Piano)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 8 Minutes 0 Secs. 
17.
Schwanengesang, D 957: no 4, Ständchen by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Anderson 
18.
Hänsel und Gretel: Abends will ich schlafen gehn "Evening Hymn" by Engelbert Humperdinck
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1957-70 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 

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