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Saint-saëns: Symphonies 2 & 3 / Tortelier, Weir, Ulster Orch


Release Date: 10/28/1992 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 8822   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Gillian Weir
Conductor:  Yan Pascal Tortelier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Ulster Hall, Belfast 20-23 February & 30 September-1 October 1989 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Ben Connellan (assistant) Richard Lee (assistant Recorded in: Ulster Hall, Belfast 20-23 February & 30 September-1 October 1989 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Ben Connellan (assistant) Richard Lee (assistant Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 2 in A minor, Op. 55 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Yan Pascal Tortelier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
2. Symphony no 3 in C minor, Op. 78 "Organ" by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Gillian Weir (Organ)
Conductor:  Yan Pascal Tortelier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Written: 1886 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, "Organ": I. Adagio - Allegro moderato -
Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, "Organ": I. Poco adagio
Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, "Organ": II. Allegro moderato - Presto - Allegro moderato - Presto - Allegro moderato -
Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, "Organ": II. Maestoso - Allegro - Piu allegro - Molto allegro - Pesante
Symphony No. 2 in A minor, Op. 55: I. Allegro marcato - Piu allegro - Tempo primo - Piu allegro - Tempo primo - Allegro appassionato
Symphony No. 2 in A minor, Op. 55: II. Adagio
Symphony No. 2 in A minor, Op. 55: III. Scherzo: Presto - Un poco meno mosso
Symphony No. 2 in A minor, Op. 55: IV. Prestissimo - Andantino - Tempo primo

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