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French Ballet Music / Beecham


Release Date: 03/26/2012 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 6790012   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Claude DebussyCamille Saint-SaënsHector BerliozJules Massenet,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1894; France 
Date of Recording: 03/25/1957 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 10 Minutes 34 Secs. 
2.
L'enfant prodigue: Cortège et Air de danse by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1884/1908; France 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
3.
Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Danse de Pretresses de Dagon by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Venue:  Abbey Road Studio No.1/Kingsway Hall, Lo 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
4.
Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Bacchanale by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Written: 1877 
Venue:  Abbey Road Studio No.1/Kingsway Hall, Lo 
Length: 7 Minutes 27 Secs. 
5.
La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Ballet of the Sylphs by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; France 
Date of Recording: 03/25/1957 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
6.
La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Menuet des follets by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; France 
Date of Recording: 03/25/1957 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 44 Secs. 
7.
Cendrillon: Act 1. Valse by Jules Massenet
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 10/09/1957 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
8.
Faust: Ballet Music - no 2, Adagio by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856-1859; France 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
9.
Faust: Ballet Music - no 2, Adagio by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856-1859; France 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris 
Length: 4 Minutes 13 Secs. 
10.
Faust: Ballet Music - no 3, Danse antique by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856-1859; France 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 
11.
Faust: Ballet Music - no 4, Variations de Cléopâtre by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856-1859; France 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris 
Length: 1 Minutes 41 Secs. 
12.
Faust: Ballet Music - no 5, Les Troyens by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856-1859; France 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
13.
Faust: Ballet Music - no 6, Variations du miroirs by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856-1859; France 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris 
Length: 1 Minutes 34 Secs. 
14.
Faust: Ballet Music - no 7, Danse de Phryné by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856-1859; France 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
15.
Le roi s'amuse by Léo Delibes
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; France 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris 
Length: 13 Minutes 2 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Le Roi s'amuse: Incidental Music - Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): I. Gaillarde
Le Roi s'amuse: Incidental Music - Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): II. Pavane
Le Roi s'amuse: Incidental Music - Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): III. Scène du bouquet
Le Roi s'amuse: Incidental Music - Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): IV. Lesquercarde
Le Roi s'amuse: Incidental Music - Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): V. Madrigal
Le Roi s'amuse: Incidental Music - Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): VI. Passepied
Le Roi s'amuse: Incidental Music - Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): VII. Finale
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune (2002 Digital Remaster): Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
L'Enfant prodigue: Cortège et air de danse (2002 Digital Remaster): L'Enfant prodigue: Cortège et air de danse
Samson et Dalila (2002 Digital Remaster): Danse des prêtresses de Dagon (Act 1)
Samson et Dalila (2002 Digital Remaster): Bacchanale (Act 2)
La Damnation de Faust Op. 24 (2002 Digital Remaster): Danse des Sylphes (2. Partie)
La Damnation de Faust (2002 Digital Remaster), Part III, Scene 12: Menuet des Follets (3 Partie)
Cendrillon: Valse (2002 Digital Remaster): Cendrillon: Valse
Faust: Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): I. Les Nubiennes (Allegretto: mouvement de valse)
Faust: Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): II. Adagio
Faust: Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): III. Danse antique (Allegretto)
Faust: Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): IV. Variations de Cléopâtre (Moderato maestoso)
Faust: Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): V. Les Troyennes (Moderato con moto)
Faust: Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): VI. Variations du miroir (Allegretto)
Faust: Ballet Music (2002 Digital Remaster): VII. Danse du Phryné (Allegro vivo)

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