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Mussorgsky: Pictures At An Exhibition / Dutoit, Montréal Sym


Release Date: 11/13/2007 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 417299   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Modest MussorgskyNikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

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Works on This Recording

1.
Pictures at an Exhibition for Orchestra (orchestrated by Ravel) by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1874/1922; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  St Eustache Church, Montreal 
2.
Khovanshchina: Act 1 Prelude "Dawn on the Moscow River" by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1880; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  St Eustache Church, Montreal 
Notes: Orchestrated: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1881-83) 
3.
Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  St Eustache Church, Montreal 
Notes: Orchestrated: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1886) 
4.
Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op. 36 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  St Eustache Church, Montreal 

Sound Samples

Khovanshchina: Overture (Prelude)
A Night on the Bare Mountain - Arr. N. Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908)
Russian Easter Festival, Overture, Op.36
Pictures at an Exhibition - Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel: Promenade - The gnome
Pictures at an Exhibition - Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel: Promenade - The old castle
Pictures at an Exhibition - Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel: Promenade - Tuileries
Pictures at an Exhibition - Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel: Bydlo - Promenade
Pictures at an Exhibition - Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel: Ballet of the Chickens in Their Shells
Pictures at an Exhibition - Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel: Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle
Pictures at an Exhibition - Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel: The Market-place at Limoges
Pictures at an Exhibition - Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel: Catacombae - Cum mortuis in lingua mortua
Pictures at an Exhibition - Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel: The Hut on Fowl's Legs (Baba-Yaga)
Pictures at an Exhibition - Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel: The Great Gate of Kiev

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