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Prokofiev: Peter And The Wolf; Beintus / Gorbachev, Et Al


Release Date: 09/23/2003 
Label:  Pentatone   Catalog #: 5186011   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei ProkofievJean-Pascal Beintus
Performer:  Sophia LorenBill Clinton
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian National Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Multi 
Length: 0 Hours 48 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Proceeds from the sales of this CD will be shared with the New York based Wolf Conservation Center.
The narrators' royalties for these recordings will be donated to charity [Sophia Loren's to the Magic of Music (the RNO's arts therapy program); Bill Clinton's to the International AIDS Trust (Clinton co-chairs its advisory committee with Nelson Mandela); Mikhail Gorbachev's to Green Cross International (an environmental charity he founded in 1993).]
Mikhail Gorbachev narrates an introduction, intermezzo and epilogue to these recordings.
This is a hybrid Super Audio CD playable on both regular and Super Audio CD players.
Proceeds from the sales of this CD will be shared with the New York based Wolf Conservation Center.
The narrators' royalties for these recordings will be donated to charity [Sophia Loren's to the Magic of Music (the RNO's arts therapy program); Bill Clinton's to the International AIDS Trust (Clinton co-chairs its advisory committee with Nelson Mandela); Mikhail Gorbachev's to Green Cross International (an environmental charity he founded in 1993).]
Mikhail Gorbachev narrates an introduction, intermezzo and epilogue to these recordings.
This is a hybrid Super Audio CD playable on both regular and Super Audio CD players. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Sophia Loren (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian National Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USSR 
Length: 23 Minutes 29 Secs. 
2.
Wolf Tracks by Jean-Pascal Beintus
Performer:  Bill Clinton (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian National Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 18 Minutes 58 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Prologue
Introduction
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67
Intermezzo
Wolf Tracks
Epilogue

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