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Bernstein Century - 20th Century French Masterpieces


Release Date: 09/29/1998 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 60695   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Paul DukasArthur HoneggerClaude DebussyDarius Milhaud,   ... 
Performer:  Sigurd RascherJennie Tourel
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York PhilharmonicColumbia Chamber OrchestraColumbia Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. L'apprenti sorcier by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; France 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1965 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 10 Minutes 37 Secs. 
2. Mouvement symphoniques (3): no 2, Rugby by Arthur Honegger
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 10/31/1962 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
Length: 7 Minutes 23 Secs. 
3. Pastorale d'été by Arthur Honegger
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; France 
Date of Recording: 10/31/1962 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
Length: 8 Minutes 3 Secs. 
4. Mouvement symphoniques (3): no 1, Pacific 231 by Arthur Honegger
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 10/31/1962 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
Length: 6 Minutes 2 Secs. 
5. Rhapsodie for Saxophone and Piano by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Sigurd Rascher (Saxophone)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901-1908; France 
Date of Recording: 10/16/1961 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 10 Minutes 16 Secs. 
6. La création du monde, Op. 81 by Darius Milhaud
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; France 
Date of Recording: 03/22/1951 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 15 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 
7. Shéhérazade by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Jennie Tourel (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903; France 
Date of Recording: 03/13/1950 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 16 Minutes 18 Secs. 

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