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David Bowie Narrates Prokofiev's Peter And The Wolf


Release Date: 02/11/1992 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 60878   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Sergei ProkofievPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyBenjamin Britten
Performer:  David Bowie
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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REVIEWS:
Uncut (p.118) - 3 stars out of 5 - "A straight-faced story of wolves, birds and cats, introducing kids to the orchestra's joys."
REVIEWS:
Uncut (p.118) - 3 stars out of 5 - "A straight-faced story of wolves, birds and cats, introducing kids to the orchestra's joys." Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  David Bowie (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USSR 
Length: 27 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: 1972 - 1977 
2.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Length: 23 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: 1972 - 1977 
3.
Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34 by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; England 
Length: 17 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: 1972 - 1977 

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