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Bizet: Carmen Suite, Etc; Offenbach, At Al / Munch, Et Al


Release Date: 01/23/1996 
Label:  London/Decca Double Decker Catalog #: 443033   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Georges BizetCamille Saint-SaënsJacques OffenbachPaul Dukas,   ... 
Conductor:  Charles MunchJean MartinonSir Georg SoltiErnest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia OrchestraOrchestre de la Société du Conservatoire ParisIsrael Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Carmen: Suite no 1 - Act 1 Prelude "Les toréadors" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; France 
Date of Recording: 1966 
2.
L'arlésienne: Suite no 1 by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Date of Recording: 1966 
3.
Jeux d'enfants, Op. 22: Petite suite by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Jean Martinon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre de la Société du Conservatoire Paris
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; France 
Date of Recording: 1960 
4.
Le rouet d'Omphale, Op. 31 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Jean Martinon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre de la Société du Conservatoire Paris
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Date of Recording: 1960 
5.
Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Jean Martinon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre de la Société du Conservatoire Paris
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; France 
Date of Recording: 1960 
6.
Gaîté Parisienne by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 1965 
Notes: 'Gaîté Parisienne' is a pastiche of various works by Jacques Offenbach, selected and arranged as a ballet score by Manuel Rosenthal. 
7.
L'apprenti sorcier by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; France 
Date of Recording: 1957 
8.
Carmen: Suite no 1 - Act 4 Prelude "Aragonaise" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; France 
Date of Recording: 1966 
9.
Carmen: Suite no 1 - Act 3 Prelude "Intermezzo" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; France 
Date of Recording: 1966 
10.
Carmen: Suite no 1 - Act 2 Prelude "Les dragons d'Alcala" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; France 
Date of Recording: 1966 
11.
Carmen: Suite no 2 - Habañera by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 1966 
12.
Carmen: Suite no 2 - Avec la garde montante "Children's Chorus" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 1966 
13.
Carmen: Suite no 2 - Danse bohème by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; France 
Date of Recording: 1966 
14.
L'arlésienne: Suite no 2 - 4th movement, Farandole by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 1966 
Notes: 'L'arlésienne: Suite no 2' was written by Ernest Guiraud c. 1879 after
Bizet's incidental music to 'L'arlésienne.' 
15.
España by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 1964 
16.
Joyeuse marche "Marche française" by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1964 

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