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Stravinsky: Rite Of Spring, Fireworks, Etc / Ozawa, Et Al


Release Date: 03/09/1999 
Label:  Rca Red Seal Hp Catalog #: 63311   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony OrchestraBoston Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Le sacre du printemps by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1913 
Date of Recording: 07/08/1968 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Chicago, Illinois 
Notes: Composition written: Switzerland (1911 - 1913).
Composition revised: USA (1943). 
2. Fireworks, Op. 4 by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; Russia 
Date of Recording: 07/08/1968 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Chicago, Illinois 
3. Pétrouchka by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Michael Tilson Thomas (Piano)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 11/24/1969 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts 
Notes: Composition written: Switzerland (1911).
Composition revised: 1947. 

Sound Samples

Scene I: The Shrovetide Fair: Vivace
Scene I: The Shrovetide Fair: The Magic Trick
Scene I: The Shrovetide Fair: Russian Dance
Scene II: Petrouchka's Cell
Scene III: The Moor's Cell: L'istesso tempo
Scene III: The Moor's Cell: Dance of the Ballerina
Scene III: The Moor's Cell: Waltz
Scene IV: The Fair (toward evening): Tempo giusto
Scene IV: The Fair (toward evening): Wet Nurses' Dance
Scene IV: The Fair (toward evening): Peasant with Bear
Scene IV: The Fair (toward evening): Gypsies and a Rake Vendor
Scene IV: The Fair (toward evening): Dance of the Coachmen
Scene IV: The Fair (toward evening): Masqueraders
Scene IV: The Fair (toward evening): The Scuffle (Moor and Petrouchka)
Scene IV: The Fair (toward evening): Death of Petrouchka
Scene IV: The Fair (toward evening): Appearance of Petrouchka's Ghost
Part I: The Adoration of the Earth: Introduction
Part I: The Adoration of the Earth: Harbingers of Spring (Dances of the Young Girls)
Part I: The Adoration of the Earth: Mock Abduction
Part I: The Adoration of the Earth: Spring Khorovod (Round Dances)
Part I: The Adoration of the Earth: Games of the Rival Tribes
Part I: The Adoration of the Earth: Procession of the Wise Elder
Part I: The Adoration of the Earth: Adoration of the Earth (Wise Elder); Dance of the Earth
Part II: The Sacrifice: Introduction
Part II: The Sacrifice: Mystic Circles of the Young Girls
Part II: The Sacrifice: Glorification of the Chosen Victim
Part II: The Sacrifice: Summoning of the Ancestors
Part II: The Sacrifice: Ritual of the Ancestors
Part II: The Sacrifice: Sacrificial Dance (Chosen One)
Fireworks, Op. 4

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