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Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Etc / Dorati, London So


Release Date: 08/09/1991 
Label:  Mercury Living Presence   Catalog #: 432750   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony ChorusPhilharmonia Hungarica
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 50 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Nutcracker, Op. 71 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  London Symphony Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
2. Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Hungarica
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 

Sound Samples

The Nutcracker, Op.71: Overture
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 1: No. 1 The Christmas Tree
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 1: No. 2 March
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 1: No. 3 Galop and Dance of the Parents
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 1: No. 4 Dance Scene - The Presents of Drosselmeyer
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 1: No. 5 Scene - Grandfather Dance
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 1: No. 6 Clara and the Nutcracker
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 1: No. 7 The Nutcracker Battles the Army of the Mouse King - He Wins and Is Transformed into Prince Charming
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 1: No. 8 In the Christmas Tree
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 1: No. 9 Scene and Waltz of the Snowflakes
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 10 The Magic Castle on the Mountain of Sweets
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 11 Clara and Prince Charming
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 12a Character Dances: Chocolate (Spanish Dance)
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 12b Character Dances: Coffee (Arabian Dance)
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 12c Character Dances: Tea (Chinese Dance)
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 12d Character Dances: Trépak (Russian Dance)
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 12e Character Dances: Dance of the Reed Pipes
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 12f Character Dances: Polchinelle (The Clown)
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 13 Waltz of the Flowers
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 14a Pas de deux: Intrada
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 14b Pas de deux: Variation I (Tarantella)
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 14c Pas de deux: Variation II (Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy)
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 14d Pas de deux: Coda
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 15a Final Waltz
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 15b Apotheosis
Serenade for Strings in C, Op.48: 1. Pezzo in forma di sonatina: Andante non troppo - Allegro moderato
Serenade for Strings in C, Op.48: 2. Walzer: Moderato (Tempo di valse)
Serenade for Strings in C, Op.48: 3. Elégie: Larghetto elegiaco
Serenade for Strings in C, Op.48: 4. Finale (Tema russo): Andante - Allegro con spirito

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