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Ravel: Boléro, Rapsodie Espagnole, Etc / Ormandy, Munch


Release Date: 06/02/1992 
Label:  Sony Classical Essential Classics Catalog #: 48163   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Maurice Ravel
Performer:  John De Lancie
Conductor:  Eugene OrmandyCharles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Boléro by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; France 
Date of Recording: 03/19/1960 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 15 Minutes 5 Secs. 
2. Rapsodie espagnole by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; France 
Date of Recording: 01/24/1963 
Venue:  Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 15 Minutes 34 Secs. 
3. Miroirs: Alborada del gracioso by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904-1905; France 
Date of Recording: 01/05/1958 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 6 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Ravel 
4. Le tombeau de Couperin by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  John De Lancie (Oboe)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1917; orch. 191; France 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 17 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Ravel (1919) 
5. Valses nobles et sentimentales by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; France 
Date of Recording: 03/14/1963 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 18 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Ravel (1912) 

Sound Samples

Boléro: Tempo di bolero moderato assai
I. Prélude à la nuit. Très modéré
II. Malagueña. Assez vif
III. Habanera. Assez lent et d'un rythme las
IV. Feria. Assez anime
Alborada del gracioso: Assez vif - Plus lent - Au mouvement
I. Prélude. Vif
II. Forlane. Allegretto
III. Menuet. Allegro moderato
IV. Rigaudon. Assez vif
I. Modéré
II. Assez lent
III. Modéré
IV. Assez animé
V. Presque lent
VI. Vif
VII. Moins vif
VIII. Épilogue. Lent

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