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Thunderous Classics - The Ultimate In Bombastic Music


Release Date: 10/22/1996 
Label:  Vox Cameo Classics Catalog #: 8828   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Richard StraussAram KhachaturianRichard WagnerModest Mussorgsky,   ... 
Conductor:  Walter SusskindAlfred ScholzJerzy SemkowLeonard Slatkin,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony OrchestraLondon Festival OrchestraLjubljana Radio Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30: Introduction by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Walter Susskind
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895-1896; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 44 Secs. 
2.
Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Alfred Scholz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Festival Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
3.
Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Jerzy Semkow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 31 Secs. 
4.
Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
Length: 11 Minutes 12 Secs. 
5.
Aida: Grand March by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Marko Munih
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ljubljana Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Consortium Musicum
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 11 Minutes 45 Secs. 
6.
Caucasian Sketches Suite no 1, Op. 10: Procession of Sardar by Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov
Conductor:  Siegfried Landau
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westchester Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
7.
Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: 4th movement, March to the Scaffold by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Jonel Perlea
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 48 Secs. 
8.
Il trovatore: Vedi! le fosche notturne "Anvil Chorus" by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Marko Munih
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ljubljana Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Consortium Musicum
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
9.
La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Rákóczy March by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Anton Nanut
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ljubljana Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 13 Secs. 
10.
Thunderer by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1889; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
11.
Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": 4th movement, Allegro by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Anton Nanut
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ljubljana Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
12.
Mlada: Suite - Cortège by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Othmar M. F. Mága
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bochum Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
13.
The Planets, Op. 32/H 125: Mars by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Walter Susskind
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1916; England 
Length: 7 Minutes 14 Secs. 
14.
1812 Overture, Op. 49: Finale by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Marko Munih
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ljubljana Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
15.
Unter Donner und Blitz, Op. 324 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Carl Michalski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 

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