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Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite, Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty


Release Date: 10/17/1995 
Label:  Emi Seraphim Catalog #: 69036   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Felix SlatkinJoseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony OrchestraBallet Theatre Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Levine gives a suitably voluptuous character to the music." -- Gramophone "Levine gives a suitably voluptuous character to the music." -- Gramophone Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
2. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 2, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
3. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 1, Prologue - Introduction by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
4. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 13, Act 2 - Danses des cygnes by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
5. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 9, Act 1 - Finale by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
6. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 15, Act 3 - Scène, Danse de fançailles by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
7. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 20a, Act 3 - Pas de deux by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
8. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 20b, Act 3 - Danse hongroise by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
9. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 29, Act 4 - Scène finale by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
10. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 2, Prologue - Marche by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
11. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 4a, Prologue - Pas de Six by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
12. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 7, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
13. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 28, Act 3 - Pas de deux by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
14. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 28e - Coda by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
15. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 31, Act 3 - Finale by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
16. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 32, Act 3 - Apotheosis by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
17. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 9a, Act 1 - Pas d'action "'Rose' Adagio" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Joseph Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ballet Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 

Sound Samples

The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Selections: Apotheosis (No. 30)
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1995 Digital Remaster): Miniature Overture
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1995 Digital Remaster): March (Act I - No. 2)
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1995 Digital Remaster): Dance Of The Sugar-Plum Fairy (Act II - No. 14c)
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1995 Digital Remaster): Trepak - Russican Dance (Act II - No. 12d)
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1995 Digital Remaster): Coffee - Arab Dance (Act II - No. 12b)
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1995 Digital Remaster): Tea - Chinese Dance (Act II - No. 12c)
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1995 Digital Remaster): Dance Of The Reed Pipes (Act II - No. 12e)
The Nutcracker - Suite Op. 71a (1995 Digital Remaster): Waltz Of The Flowers (Act II - No. 13)
Swan Lake, Op. 20 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Valse (Act I - No. 4)
Swan Lake, Op. 20 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Introduction To Act II (No. 9)
Swan Lake, Op. 20 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Danse Des Cygnes (Act II - No. 12)
Swan Lake, Op. 20 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Introduction To Act III (No. 15)
Swan Lake, Op. 20 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Scene And Valse (Act III -No. 20)
Swan Lake, Op. 20 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Danse Hongroise - Czardas (Act III - No. 24)
Swan Lake, Op. 20 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Finale Ultimo (Act III - No. 32)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Introduction
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): March (Prologue - No. 1)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Pas De Six - Adagio (Prologue - No. 3b)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Valse (Act I - No. 6)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Adagio (Act I - No. 8a)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Pas De Deux - Adagio (Act III - No. 28b)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Coda (Act III - No. 28e)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Finale - Tempo Di Mazurka (No. 30)
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Selections (1995 Digital Remaster): Apotheosis (No. 30)

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