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Bernstein Favorites- Children's Classics


Release Date: 05/03/1991 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 46712   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Sergei ProkofievCamille Saint-SaënsBenjamin Britten
Performer:  Leonard BernsteinMaster Henry Chapin
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Leonard Bernstein (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USSR 
2. Carnival of the animals by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Leonard Bernstein (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Written: 1886 
3. Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Master Henry Chapin (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; England 

Sound Samples

Peter And The Wolf, Op. 67
I - Introduction et Marche royale du Lion
II - Pouls et Coqs
III - Hemiones
IV - Tortues
V - L'Elephant
VI - Kangourous
VII - Aquarium
VIII - Personnages a longues oreilles
IX - Le Coucou au fond des bois
X - Voliere
XI - Pianistes
XII - Fossiles
XIII - Le Cygne
XIV - Final
Theme A: Allegro maestoso e largamente; (Full Orchestra)
Theme B; (Woodwinds)
Theme C; (Brass)
Theme D; (Strings)
Theme E; (Percussion)
Theme F; (Full Orchestra)
Variation A; (Piccolo & Flutes)
Variation B: Lento; (Oboes)
Variation C: Moderato; (Clarinets)
Variation D: Allegro alla marcia; (Bassoons)
Variation E: Brillante - alla polacca; (Violins)
Variation F: Meno Mosso; (Violas)
Variation G; (Cellos)
Variation H: Comminciando lento ma poco a poco accel. al Allegro; (Doublebasses)
Variation I: Maestoso; (Harp)
Variation J: L'istesso tempo; (French Horns)
Variation K: Vivace; (Trumpets)
Variation L: Allegro pomposo; (Trombones & Tuba)
Variation M: Moderato; (Percussion)
Fugue: Allegro molto; (Full Orchestra)

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