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Children's Favorites - The Carnival Of The Animals


Release Date: 07/31/1996 
Label:  London/Decca Weekend Classics Catalog #: 425505   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Camille Saint-SaënsJean-Philippe RameauLouis-Claude DaquinFrançois Couperin,   ... 
Performer:  Julius KatchenGary GraffmanKenneth HeathVarda Nishry
Conductor:  Skitch HendersonErnest AnsermetPiero Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraSuisse Romande Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Carnival of the animals by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Julius Katchen (Piano), Gary Graffman (Piano), Kenneth Heath (Cello)
Conductor:  Skitch Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1886 
2.
Nouvelles suites de pièces de clavecin: no 11, La poule by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Performer:  Varda Nishry (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1730; France 
3.
Premier livre de pièces: Troisième Suite - Le coucou by Louis-Claude Daquin
Performer:  Varda Nishry (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1735; France 
4.
Pièces de clavecin, Book 2: Ordre 6 in B flat major - Le moucheron by François Couperin
Performer:  Varda Nishry (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Paris, France 
5.
Sonata for Harpsichord in G minor, K 30/L 499 "The Cat's Fugue" by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Varda Nishry (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1738 
6.
Waldszenen, Op. 82: no 7, Vogel als Prophet by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Varda Nishry (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1849; Germany 
7.
Pictures at an exhibition: no 9, Ballet of the Unhatched Chicks by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Varda Nishry (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
8.
Die Forelle (Schubert, 2nd version) for Piano, S 564 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Varda Nishry (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Hungary 
9.
Images for Piano, Set 2: no 3, Poissons d'or by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Varda Nishry (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907; France 
10.
Blackbird by Henri Dutilleux
Performer:  Varda Nishry (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; France 
11.
Histoires: no 2, Le petit âne blanc by Jacques Ibert
Performer:  Varda Nishry (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; France 
12.
Mikrokosmos, Sz 107: Book 6, no 142, From the Diary of a Fly by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Varda Nishry (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926-1939; Budapest, Hungary 
13.
Scherzo humoristique "Le chat et la souris" by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Varda Nishry (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; Paris, France 
14.
Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
15.
La gazza ladra: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Piero Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Italy 

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