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Leonard Bernstein - The Royal Edition Vol 94 - Tchaikovsky


Release Date: 11/29/1997 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 47636   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/02/1960 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 21 Minutes 37 Secs. 
2. Swan Lake, Op. 20: Excerpt(s) by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center NY 
Length: 43 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Selection recorded May 13 and December 8, 1969. 
3. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 7, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Date of Recording: 01/12/1972 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center NY 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
4. Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Polonaise by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 01/12/1971 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center NY 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 

Sound Samples

I. Overture. Allegro giusto
a) Marche. Tempo di marcia viva
b) Danse de la Fée Dragée - Andante non troppo
c) Danse Russe (Trépak) - Tempo di trepak, molto vivace
d) Danse Arabe - Allegretto
e) Danse Chinoise - Allegro moderato
f) Danse des Mirlitons - Moderato assai
III. Valse des Fleurs - Tempo di valse
I. Tempo di valse ma non troppo, quasi moderato
II. Andante - Allegro
III. Allegro moderato
IV. Coda. Allegro molto vivace
No. 10. Scène. Moderato (Act II)
I. Tempo di valse
II. Moderato assai - Molto piu mosso
IV. Allegro moderato
V. Pas d'action. Andante - Allegro
VI. Tout le monde danse. Tempo di valse
VII. Coda. Allegro vivo
No. 15. Allegro giusto (Act III)
No. 20. Danse hongroise. Czárdás. Moderato assai - Allegro moderato - Vivace (Act III)
No. 21. Danse espagnole. Allegro non troppo (Tempo di bolero)
No. 22. Danse napolitaine. Allegro moderato - Presto (Act III)
No. 23 Mazurka. Tempo di mazurka (Act III)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: Act I. Valse - Allegro (Tempo di valse) (excerpt)
Eugene Onegin: Act III. Scene - Polonaise (excerpt)

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