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The Best Of Saint-saëns - The Swan, Havanaise, Etc


Release Date: 03/15/1996 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8551195   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Marat BisengalievPeter ToperczerMarián LapsanskyDong-Suk Kang,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard HaymanJohannes WildnerKeith ClarkOndrej Lenárd,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Philharmonic OrchestraPolish Radio Symphony OrchestraBratislava Slovak State Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Marche Militaire Française by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Richard Hayman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
2.
Havanaise for Violin and Orchestra in E major, Op. 83 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Marat Bisengaliev (Violin)
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
Length: 9 Minutes 53 Secs. 
3.
Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; France 
Length: 7 Minutes 9 Secs. 
4.
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Peter Toperczer (Piano), Marián Lapsansky (Piano)
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Symphony Orchestra members
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
5.
Introduction and Rondo capriccioso for Violin and Orchestra in A minor, Op. 28 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Dong-Suk Kang (Violin)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Length: 9 Minutes 1 Secs. 
6.
Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello no 2 in E minor, Op. 92: Andante con moto by Camille Saint-Saëns
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joachim Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
7.
Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Bacchanale by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1877 
Length: 8 Minutes 1 Secs. 
8.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 22: 2nd movement, Allegro scherzando by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Conductor:  James Loughran
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 5 Secs. 
9.
Concerto for Violin no 3 in B minor, Op. 61: 2nd movement, Andantino quasi allegretto by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Dong-Suk Kang (Violin)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
Length: 7 Minutes 37 Secs. 
10.
Le rouet d'Omphale, Op. 31 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Length: 7 Minutes 49 Secs. 
11.
Symphony no 3 in C minor, Op. 78 "Organ": Maestoso/Allegro "Finale" by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Imrich Szabo (Organ)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Length: 7 Minutes 46 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Suite Algerienne, Op. 60: Marche militaire francaise
Havanaise in E Major, Op. 83
Danse macabre in G Minor, Op. 40
Carnival of the Animals: XIII. Le Cygne (The Swan)
Introduction and Rondo capriccioso in A Minor, Op. 28
Piano Trio No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 92: Andante con moto
Samson And Delilah: Bacchanale
Allegro scherzando
Andantino quasi allegretto
Le Rouet d'Omphale in A Major, Op. 31
Presto

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