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Romantic Favourites / Vernon Handley, Ulster Orchestra


Release Date: 04/27/2004 
Label:  Chandos Collect Catalog #: 6680   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyAntonín DvorákEdvard GriegJohannes Brahms
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Romeo and Juliet Overture by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869/1880; Russia 
2. Carnival Overture, Op. 92 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; USA 
3. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
4. Variations in B flat major on a theme by Haydn, Op. 56a "St. Anthony" by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Austria 

Sound Samples

Romeo and Juliet: - Fantasy Overture after Shakespeare
Carnival, Op. 92, B. 169: Carnival Overture, Op. 92
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: I. Morning Mood
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: II. Ase's Death
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: III. Anitra's Dance
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: IV. In the Hall of the Mountain King
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, "St. Anthony Variations": Chorale St. Antoni: Andante
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, "St. Anthony Variations": Variation 1: Poco piu animato
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, "St. Anthony Variations": Variation 2: Piu vivace
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, "St. Anthony Variations": Variation 3: Con moto
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, "St. Anthony Variations": Variation 4: Andante con moto
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, "St. Anthony Variations": Variation 5: Vivace
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, "St. Anthony Variations": Variation 6: Vivace
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, "St. Anthony Variations": Variation 7: Grazioso
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, "St. Anthony Variations": Variation 8: Presto non troppo
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, "St. Anthony Variations": Finale: Andante

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 Just what I hoped it would be July 29, 2013 By Jim M. (San Jose, CA) See All My Reviews "So many of my favorites are on this CD. I was finally able to track them down after hearing one of them on KDFC and accessing their website to learn the source of the music." Report Abuse
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