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Tchaikovsky: Ballet Highlights / Previn, Haendel, Lso, Et Al


Release Date: 08/13/2002 
Label:  Emi Classics Encore Catalog #: 74758   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  John BrownIda HaendelDouglas Cummings
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 2, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1976 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
2. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 10, Act 2 - Scène, Allegro moderato by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1976 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 17 Secs. 
3. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 20b, Act 3 - Danse hongroise by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1976 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
4. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 21, Act 3 - Danse espagnole by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1976 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
5. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 7, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 12 Secs. 
6. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 9a, Act 1 - Pas d'action "'Rose' Adagio" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  John Brown (Violin)
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 
7. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 18, Act 2 - Panorama by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
8. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 25, Act 3 - Pas de caractère, Puss-in-Boots and the White Cat by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
9. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 31, Act 3 - Finale by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
10. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 1a, Act 1 - Miniature Overture by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/1972 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
11. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 2, Act 1 - March of the Wooden Soldiers by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/1972 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
12. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 12b, Act 2 - Arabian Dance "Coffee" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/1972 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
13. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 12c, Act 2 - Chinese Dance "Tea" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/1972 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 7 Secs. 
14. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 12d, Act 2 - Russian Dance "Trepak" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/1972 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 7 Secs. 
15. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 12e, Act 2 - Dance of the Flutes "Toy Trumpets" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
16. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 14c, Act 2 - Variation II, Sugar-Plum Fairy and Coda by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/1972 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
17. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 13, Act 2 - Waltz of the Flowers by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/1972 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 54 Secs. 
18. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 13d, Act 2 - Danses des cygnes no 4 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1976 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 27 Secs. 
19. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 13e, Act 2 - Danses des cygnes no 5, Dance of the Queen no 2 - Andante by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Ida Haendel (Violin), Douglas Cummings (Cello)
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1976 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: This selection shares track and timing with the coda to the Dance of the Swans. 
20. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 28b, Act 3 - Adagio by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 41 Secs. 
21. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 28e - Coda by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 21 Secs. 
22. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 13f, Act 2 - Danses des cygnes - Coda by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Ida Haendel (Violin), Douglas Cummings (Cello)
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Notes: This selection shares track and timing with second "Dance of the Queen" of the "Dance of the Swans." 

Sound Samples

Swan Lake - Ballet Op. 20 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 10 - Scène (Act II)
Swan Lake - Ballet Op. 20 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 2 - Valse (Act I )
Swan Lake - Ballet Op. 20 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster), No. 13 - Danse des cygnes (Act II):: iv. Allegro moderato
Swan Lake - Ballet Op. 20 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster), No. 13 - Danse des cygnes (Act II):: v. Andante non troppo - Allegro
Swan Lake - Ballet Op. 20 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 20 - Danse hongroise (Act III)
Swan Lake - Ballet Op. 20 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 21 - Danse espagnole (Act III)
The Sleeping Beauty - Ballet Op. 66 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 8a - Pas d'action (Act I)
The Sleeping Beauty - Ballet Op. 66 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 24 - Pas de caractère (Le chat botté: Act III)
The Sleeping Beauty - Ballet Op. 66 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 17 - Panorama (Act II)
The Sleeping Beauty - Ballet Op. 66 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 6 - Valse (Act I)
The Sleeping Beauty - Ballet Op. 66 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 28 - Pas de deux (Act III)
The Sleeping Beauty - Ballet Op. 66 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 28 - Coda (Act III)
The Sleeping Beauty - Ballet Op. 66 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 30 - Finale (Act III)
The Nutcracker - Ballet Op. 71 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): Ouverture
The Nutcracker - Ballet Op. 71 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 2 - Marche (Act I)
The Nutcracker - Ballet Op. 71 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster), No. 12 - Divertissement (Act II): ii. Danse arabe
The Nutcracker - Ballet Op. 71 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster), No. 12 - Divertissement (Act II): iii. Danse chinoise
The Nutcracker - Ballet Op. 71 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster), No. 12 - Divertissement (Act II): iv. Trepak (Danse Russe)
The Nutcracker - Ballet Op. 71 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster), No. 12 - Divertissement (Act II): v. Danse des mirlitons (Dance of the Reed Pipes)
The Nutcracker - Ballet Op. 71 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 14b - Danse de la Fée Dragée (Act II)
The Nutcracker - Ballet Op. 71 (Highlights) (1987 Digital Remaster): No. 13 - Valse des fleurs (Act II)

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