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Prokofiev: Peter & the Wolf; Saint-Saens, Bizet / Gielgud, Licata


Release Date: 10/13/2009 
Label:  Royal Philharmonic Masterworks   Catalog #: 28450   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Sergei ProkofievCamille Saint-SaënsGeorges Bizet
Performer:  John GielgudRoderick ElmsVivian Troon
Conductor:  Andrea Licata
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  John Gielgud (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Andrea Licata
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USSR 
2.
Carnival of the animals by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Roderick Elms (Piano), Vivian Troon (Piano)
Conductor:  Andrea Licata
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: 1886 
3.
Jeux d'enfants, Op. 22: Petite suite by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Andrea Licata
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; France 

Sound Samples

Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: I. Introduction By Sir John Gielgud
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: II. Introduction to the Instruments and Characters
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: III. Introduction to the Instruments and Characters 2
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: IV. Introduction to the Instruments and Characters 3
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: V. Introduction to the Instruments and Characters 4
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: VI. Introduction to the Instruments and Characters 5
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: VII. Introduction to the Instruments and Characters 6
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: VIII. Introduction to the Instruments and Characters 7
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: IX. Introduction to the Instruments and Characters 8
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: I. Introduction and Royal March of the Lion
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: II. Hens and Cocks
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: III. Hemiones
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: IV. Tortoises
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: V. The Elephant
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: VI. Kangaroos
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: VII. Aquarium
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: VIII. Personages With Long Ears
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: IX. The Cuckoo in the Woods
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: X. Aviary
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: XI. Pianists
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: XII. Fossils
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: XIII. The Swan
Carnival of the Animals Grand Zoological Fantasy: XIV. Finale
Jeux d'enfants: I. Marche
Jeux d'enfants: II. Berceuse
Jeux d'enfants: III. Impromptu
Jeux d'enfants: IV. Duo
Jeux d'enfants: V. Galop

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