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Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture, Etc / Abbado, Chicago So


Release Date: 10/18/1991 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 47179   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. 1812 Overture, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Chicago, Illinois 
2. Marche slave, Op. 31 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Russia 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Chicago, Illinois 
3. Romeo and Juliet Overture by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869/1880; Russia 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Chicago, Illinois 
4. The tempest, Op. 18 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Russia 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Chicago, Illinois 

Sound Samples

Largo - Andante - Allegro giusto
Largo - Allegro vivace
March Slave, Op. 31
Romeo and Juliet - Fantasy Overture (after Shakespeare)
The Tempest - Symphonic Fantasia (after Shakespeare), Op. 18

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