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Release Date: 03/27/2001 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 468157   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard StraussWolfgang Amadeus MozartGiuseppe VerdiFrédéric Chopin,   ... 
Performer:  Neil ShicoffJack BrymerNikita MagaloffSylvia McNair,   ... 
Conductor:  Seiji OzawaBernard HaitinkGiuseppe SinopoliSir Colin Davis,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony OrchestraLondon Philharmonic OrchestraSanta Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes qnt(s) for str: minuet by Luigi Boccherini. Ensemble: I Musici. Includes qnt(s) for str: minuet by Luigi Boccherini. Ensemble: I Musici. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30: Introduction by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895-1896; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
2.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
3.
Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Neil Shicoff (Tenor)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
4.
Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jack Brymer (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 17 Secs. 
5.
Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Nikita Magaloff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 29 Secs. 
6.
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Sylvia McNair (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
7.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
Composition written: Italy (1888).
Composition revised: Italy (1889). 
8.
Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kirov Theater Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
9.
Requiem in D minor, K 626: Lacrymosa by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields,  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
10.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
11.
Concerto for Horn no 2 in E flat major, K 417: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Alan Civil (French Horn)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1783; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
12.
Gloria in D major, RV 589: Gloria in excelsis Deo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Margaret Marshall (Soprano)
Conductor:  Vittorio Negri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
13.
Pomp and Circumstance Marches (5), Op. 39: no 1 in D major by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; England 
Length: 6 Minutes 23 Secs. 
14.
Carmina burana: no 1, O fortuna by Carl Orff
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra,  Shinyukai Choir,  Berlin Staatskapelle Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
15.
I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
16.
Serenade for Strings in E major, Op. 22 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Bohemia 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
17.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 10, Act 2 - Scène, Allegro moderato by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Pierre Monteux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
18.
Humoresque in F sharp major, B 138 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  István Hajdu (Piano), Arthur Grumiaux (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
19.
Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos in E major, Op. 11 no 5/G 275: 3rd movement, Minuet in A by Luigi Boccherini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici
Period: Classical 
Written: 1771; Spain 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
This minuet, listed in Boccherini's autograph catalog as part of Opus 11,
was also published, and is known popularly, as part of Opus 13. 

Sound Samples

Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30: Prelude (Sonnenaufgang)
Le nozze di Figaro, K.492: Overture
Rigoletto / Act 1: "Questa o quella"
Clarinet Concerto in A, K.622: 2. Adagio
Polonaise No.6 in A flat, Op.53 -"Heroic"
Gianni Schicchi: "O mio babbino caro"
Serenade for Strings in E, Op.22: 1. Moderato
Swan Lake, Op.20 / Act 2: No.10 Scène (Moderato)
Pagliacci / Act 1: "Recitar!" - "Vesti la giubba"
Cavalleria rusticana: Intermezzo sinfonico
Sabre Dance, from "Gayaneh"
Requiem in D minor, K.626: 3. Sequentia: Lacrimosa
Humoresque in G flat
String Quintet E, Op.13, No.5: Menuetto
Adagio for Strings, Op.11
Horn Concerto No.2 in E flat, K.417: 2. Andante
Gloria in D, R.589: Allegro: Gloria in excelsis
Pomp and Circumstance March No.1 in D, Op.39, No.1
Carmina Burana / Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi: "O Fortuna"

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