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Ballet Favorites / Kunzel, Cincinnati Pops Orchestra


Release Date: 10/26/2004 
Label:  Telarc   Catalog #: 80625   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Paul DukasFrédéric ChopinLéo DelibesLéon Fyodorovich Minkus,   ... 
Performer:  Gillian Benet
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
La péri: Fanfare by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911-1912; France 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
2.
Les Sylphides: Grande Valse brillante, Op. 18 by Frédéric Chopin
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 6 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: 'Les Sylphides' is a compilation of works by Frédéric Chopin. It was conceived as a ballet by Mikhail Fokin in 1909, and orchestrated by Roy Douglas in 1936. 
3.
Coppélia: Valse lente by Léo Delibes
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; France 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
4.
Sylvia: Cortège de Bacchus by Léo Delibes
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; France 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 6 Minutes 7 Secs. 
5.
Don Quixote: Pas de deux by Léon Fyodorovich Minkus
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Russia 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 6 Minutes 30 Secs. 
6.
Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 13, Act 2 - Waltz of the Flowers by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Gillian Benet (Harp)
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 7 Minutes 10 Secs. 
7.
Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
8.
Giselle: Act 2 Pas de deux by Adolphe Adam
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
9.
Age of Gold, Op. 22: Polka by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927-1930; USSR 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
10.
La vida breve: Spanish Dance no 1 by Manuel de Falla
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904-1905; Spain 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
11.
Pas de quatre: Finale by Cesare Pugni
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
12.
The Red Poppy, Op. 70: Russian Sailors' Dance by Reinhold Gliere
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926-1927; USSR 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
13.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 2, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 7 Minutes 30 Secs. 
14.
Comedians Suite, Op. 26: Comedian's Galop by Dmitri Kabalevsky
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USSR 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 1 Minutes 34 Secs. 
15.
Firebird Suite: Finale by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
16.
Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 7, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
17.
Gaîté Parisienne: Galop from "La vie Parisienne" by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 1 Minutes 10 Secs. 
18.
Gaîté Parisienne: Can-can from "Orphée aux enfers" by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 03/01/2004 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 1 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Notes: 'Gaîté Parisienne' is a pastiche of various works by Jacques Offenbach, selected and arranged as a ballet score by Manuel Rosenthal. 

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