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Caravan - The Ultimate Silk-road Album


Release Date: 07/16/2002 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 472398   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Alexander BorodinMikhail Ippolitov-IvanovModest MussorgskyAram Khachaturian,   ... 
Performer:  Michel Schwalbé
Conductor:  Esa-Pekka SalonenArtur RodzinskiNeeme JärviAntal Doráti,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony OrchestraRoyal Philharmonic OrchestraVienna State Opera Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. In the steppes of central Asia by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Esa-Pekka Salonen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
2. Caucasian Sketches Suite no 1, Op. 10: In the Village by Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov
Conductor:  Artur Rodzinski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
3. Caucasian Sketches Suite no 1, Op. 10: Procession of Sardar by Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov
Conductor:  Artur Rodzinski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
4. Khovanshchina: Dance of the Persian Slaves by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1880; Russia 
Length: 6 Minutes 34 Secs. 
5. Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
6. Gayaneh: Dance of the Kurds by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
7. Scheherazade, Op. 35: 2nd movement, The Kalender Prince by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Michel Schwalbé (Violin)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
Length: 12 Minutes 48 Secs. 
8. Oriental Fantasy for Piano, Op. 18 "Islamey" by Mily Balakirev
Conductor:  Esa-Pekka Salonen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869/1902; Russia 
Length: 9 Minutes 15 Secs. 
9. Sadko: no 4, Song of the Indian Guest by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Tutti Camarata
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kingsway Chorus,  Kingsway Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1896; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
10. Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 5, Arabian Dance "Coffee" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
11. Ruins of Athens, Op. 113: no 5, Marcia alla turca by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Bernhard Klee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
12. Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra,  Gothenburg Symphony Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Length: 11 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1869 - 1887). 
13. Aladdin, Op. 34: The Market Place in Ispahan by Carl Nielsen
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra,  San Francisco Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918-1919; Denmark 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 

Sound Samples

In the Steppes of Central Asia
Caucasian Sketches: Suite No.1 op.10: 2. In the Village
Caucasian Sketches: Suite No.1 op.10: 4. Procession of the Sardar
Khovanshchina / Act 4: Dances of the Persian Slave Girls
Polovtsian Dances From "Prince Igor"
Gayaneh: Sabre Dance
Gayaneh: Dance of the Kurds
Aladdin - Concert Suite: 5. The Market Place at Ispahan
Scheherazade, Op.35: The Story of the Calender Prince
Islamey
Sadko - Arr. Camarata - Tableau 2: Song of India
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy
The Ruins of Athens, Op.113: 4. Turkish March

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