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Karajan 1949-1960: Mussorgsky, Tchaikovsky, Borodin, Balakirev, Stravinsky

Mussorgsky / Tchaikovsky / Borodin
Release Date: 05/13/2014 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 633620   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Mily BalakirevSergei ProkofievModest MussorgskyAlexander Borodin,   ... 
Performer:  Boris Christoff
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 7 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 in C major by Mily Balakirev
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864-1866; Russia 
Date of Recording: 11/1949 
2. Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USSR 
3. Khovanshchina: Dance of the Persian Slaves by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1880; Russia 
4. Khovanshchina: Act 4 Prelude "Entr'acte" by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1880; Russia 
5. Pictures at an Exhibition for Orchestra (orchestrated by Ravel) by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1874/1922; Russia 
6. Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Stereo Version 
7. Prince Igor: Dance of the Polovtsian Maidens by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
8. Symphony no 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
9. Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
10. Symphony no 4 in F minor, Op. 36 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
11. Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Notes: Stereo Version 
12. Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op. 66a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Russia 
Notes: Stereo Version 
13. Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Notes: Mono Version 
14. Jeu de cartes by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; France 
15. 1812 Overture, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
16. Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Mono Version 
17. Symphony no 4 in F minor, Op. 36 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
18. Boris Godunov: In the town of Kazan "Varlaam's Song" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Boris Christoff (Bass)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
19. Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Notes: Mono Version 
20. Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op. 66a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Russia 
Notes: Mono Version 

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