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French Ballets - Gaite Parisienne, Les Biches, The Two Pigeons, Les Patineurs

French Ballet Music / Various
Release Date: 01/11/2011 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 48656   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jacques OffenbachFrancis PoulencAndré MessagerGiacomo Meyerbeer
Conductor:  Manuel RosenthalGeorges PrętreJohn LanchberySir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo Philharmonic OrchestraAmbrosian SingersPhilharmonia Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Gaîté Parisienne by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Manuel Rosenthal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Notes:  'Gaîté Parisienne' is a pastiche of various works by Jacques Offenbach, selected and arranged as a ballet score by Manuel Rosenthal.  
2.
Les biches by Francis Poulenc
Conductor:  Georges Prętre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers,  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; France 
3.
Les deux pigeons by André Messager
Conductor:  John Lanchbery
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
4.
Les Patineurs: Suite by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; France 

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