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Children's Classics - Prokofiev, Saint-saëns, Et Al / Ustinov, Et Al


Release Date: 07/27/2004 
Label:  Resonance Catalog #: 3027   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei ProkofievCamille Saint-SaënsLeopold Mozart
Performer:  Peter UstinovNicholas WalkerLaura O'Gorman
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The wonderful voice of Peter Ustinov, who died recently, is captured in this delightful account of Prokofiev's 'Peter & The Wolf'. Alongside this are two other light-hearted masterpieces, 'Carnival of the Animals' and Leopold Mozart's 'Toy Symphony'. The wonderful voice of Peter Ustinov, who died recently, is captured in this delightful account of Prokofiev's 'Peter & The Wolf'. Alongside this are two other light-hearted masterpieces, 'Carnival of the Animals' and Leopold Mozart's 'Toy Symphony'. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Peter Ustinov (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USSR 
2. Carnival of the animals by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Nicholas Walker (Piano), Laura O'Gorman (Piano)
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Written: 1886 
3. Cassation in G major "Toy Symphony" by Leopold Mozart
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: circa 1769; Austria 

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