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Orchestral Spectacular


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550501   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenModest MussorgskyMaurice RavelNikolai Rimsky-Korsakov,   ... 
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1/1991 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 11 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Rimsky-Korsakov (1886) 
2. Boléro by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; France 
Date of Recording: 1/1991 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 13 Minutes 33 Secs. 
3. Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1/1991 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 15 Minutes 54 Secs. 
4. España by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 1/1991 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 1 Secs. 
5. Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 

Sound Samples

Espana
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34: Capriccio Espagnol
St. John's Night on Bald Mountain, "A Night on the Bare Mountain" (arr. N. Rimsky-Korsakov): St. John's Night on Bald Mountain, "A Night on the Bare Mountain" (arr. N. Rimsky-Korsakov)
Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
Bolero

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