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New Years Gala 1997 - A Tribute To Carmen / Abbado

New Years Gala 1997: A Tribute To Carmen / Various
Release Date: 10/03/2000 
Label:  Arthaus Musik   Catalog #: 100027  
Composer:  Georges BizetSergei RachmaninovPablo de SarasateMaurice Ravel,   ... 
Performer:  Anne Sofie von OtterBryn TerfelRoberto AlagnaMikhail Pletnev,   ... 
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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A TRIBUTE TO CARMEN

Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Recording Date: 1998
Running Time: 85 min
PICTURE FORMAT: 16:9
SOUND FORMAT: PCM Stereo

Cast:
Anne Sofie von Otter, Bryn Terfel, Roberto Alagna, Gil Shaham, Mikhail Pletnev, Orfeón Donostiarra de San Sebastian

Orchestra, Chorus:
Südtiroler Kinderchor, Berliner Philharmoniker
A TRIBUTE TO CARMEN

Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Recording Date: 1998
Running Time: 85 min
PICTURE FORMAT: 16:9
SOUND FORMAT: PCM Stereo

Cast:
Anne Sofie von Otter, Bryn Terfel, Roberto Alagna, Gil Shaham, Mikhail Pletnev, Orfeón Donostiarra de San Sebastian

Orchestra, Chorus:
Südtiroler Kinderchor, Berliner Philharmoniker
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Works on This Recording

1. Carmen: Act 1 Prelude "Les toréadors" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
2. Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habañera" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: 1873-1874 
3. Carmen: Excerpt(s) by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Bryn Terfel (Bass Baritone), Roberto Alagna (Tenor), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
4. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
5. Carmen Fantasy for Violin and Orchestra/Piano, Op. 25 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Gil Shaham (Violin)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1883 
6. Rapsodie espagnole by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; France 
7. El amor brujo: Danza rituel del fuego "Ritual Fire Dance" by Manuel de Falla
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
8. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 5 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 

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