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Release Date: 07/19/1994 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 62664   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Edvard GriegJohann Sebastian BachAntonio VivaldiWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Performer:  José Luis GarciaRichard StoltzmanGéza AndaLeonard Pennario,   ... 
Conductor:  Arthur FiedlerLeopold StokowskiLeonard SlatkinAlexander Schneider,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston PopsLondon Symphony OrchestraNorman Luboff Choir,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 13, Act 4 Prelude - Morning by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
2.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  Norman Luboff Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
3.
Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  José Luis Garcia (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
4.
Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Richard Stoltzman (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Alexander Schneider
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 6 Secs. 
5.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Géza Anda (Piano)
Conductor:  Géza Anda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 15 Secs. 
6.
Gaîté Parisienne: Barcarolle from "Les contes d'Hoffmann" by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: 'Gaîté Parisienne' is a pastiche of various works by Jacques Offenbach, selected and arranged as a ballet score by Manuel Rosenthal. 
7.
Lakmé: Viens, Mallikà...Sous le dôme épais "Flower Duet" by Léo Delibes
Conductor:  Richard Kapp
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Virtuosi
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
8.
Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
9.
Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op. 325 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 35 Secs. 
10.
Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
11.
Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 14a, Act 2 - Pas de deux by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
12.
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Leonard Pennario (Piano)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
13.
Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
14.
Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World": 2nd movement, Largo - Excerpt(s) by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is listed as the "Going Home Theme." 
15.
Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  Pasquale Cardillo (Clarinet), Earl Wild (Piano)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: An excerpt from this work is heard on this recording. 
16.
Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dance no 17 by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
Length: 1 Minutes 34 Secs. 

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