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Exile On Classical Street


Release Date: 08/13/1996 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 452500   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Manuel de FallaIgor StravinskyGeorge GershwinRichard Strauss,   ... 
Performer:  Stanley BlackDame Kiri Te KanawaGyörgy FischerCecilia Bartoli,   ... 
Conductor:  Charles DutoitSir Georg SoltiStanley BlackDavid Zinman,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony OrchestraRoyal Concertgebouw OrchestraLondon Festival Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

These selections present favorite classical music of Keith Richards, Bono, Paul McCartney, Elton John, Steven Tyler, Bruce Hornsby, Brian Wilson, Marianne Faithfull, Elvis Costello, Trevor Rabin, Michael Stipe and Frank Sinatra. A portion of the proceeds from sales of this selection will go to the NARAS Foundation. These selections present favorite classical music of Keith Richards, Bono, Paul McCartney, Elton John, Steven Tyler, Bruce Hornsby, Brian Wilson, Marianne Faithfull, Elvis Costello, Trevor Rabin, Michael Stipe and Frank Sinatra. A portion of the proceeds from sales of this selection will go to the NARAS Foundation. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
El amor brujo: Danza rituel del fuego "Ritual Fire Dance" by Manuel de Falla
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
2.
Le sacre du printemps: no 2, Les augures printaniers / Danses des adolescentes by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Switzerland 
Notes: Composition written: Switzerland (1911 - 1913). 
3.
Le sacre du printemps: no 3, Jeu de rapt by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1913; Switzerland 
4.
Rhapsody in Blue: Excerpt(s) by George Gershwin
Performer:  Stanley Black (Piano)
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Festival Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
5.
Four Last Songs, AV 150: no 3, Beim Schlafengehen by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1948; Germany 
6.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
7.
Bajazet, RV 703 "Tamerlano": Sposa con disprezzata by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  György Fischer (Piano), Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Verona, Italy 
8.
Concerto for Violin no 4 in D major, K 218: 3rd movement, Rondeau by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
9.
Gloriana: Symphonic Suite, Op 53a by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Julian Bream (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Julian Bream Consort
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; England 
10.
Quartet for Strings no 8 in C minor, Op. 110: Largo by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Borodin String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USSR 
11.
Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
12.
Pictures at an exhibition: no 16, The Great Gate of Kiev by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
13.
Le sacre du printemps: no 7, L'adoration de la terre by Igor Stravinsky
Period: 20th Century 
14.
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma": Variation 7, Troyte by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; England 
15.
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma": Variation 9, Nimrod by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; England 
16.
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma": Variation 8, W. N. by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; England 

Sound Samples

El amor brujo: Danza ritual del fuego, para ahuyentar los malos espí-
Le Sacre du Printemps - Part 1: The Adoration of the Earth: 2. The Harbingers of Spring, Dance of the Adolescents
Le Sacre du Printemps - Part 1: The Adoration of the Earth: 3. Mock Abduction
Variations on an Original Theme, Op.36 "Enigma": 7. Troyte (Presto)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op.36 "Enigma": 8. W.N. (Allegretto)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op.36 "Enigma": 9. Nimrod (Adagio)
Rhapsody In Blue
Vier letzte Lieder: 3. Beim Schlafengehen
Adagio For Strings, Op.11
Sposa son disprezzata
Violin Concerto No.4 In D, K.218 - Cadenzas: Itzhak Perlman: 3. Rondeau (Andante grazioso - Allegro ma non troppo)
March: Courtly Dances from "Gloriana"
Corante: Courtly Dances from "Gloriana"
Pavan: Courtly Dances from "Gloriana"
Morris Dance: Courtly Dances from "Gloriana"
Galliard: Courtly Dances from "Gloriana"
La Volta: Courtly Dances from "Gloriana"
March (Finale): Courtly Dances from "Gloriana"
String Quartet No.8 in C minor, Op.110: 4. Largo
Suite bergamasque: Clair de lune
Pictures at an Exhibition - Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel: The Great Gate of Kiev

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