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Kaleidoscope / Mackerras, London Symphony


Release Date: 05/16/1995 
Label:  Mercury Living Presence   Catalog #: 434352   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Bedrich SmetanaOtto NicolaiJohann Strauss Sr.Giacomo Meyerbeer,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Dance of the Comedians by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863/1870; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 41 Secs. 
2. Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor: Overture by Otto Nicolai
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Berlin, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 34 Secs. 
3. Radetzky March, Op. 228 by Johann Strauss Sr.
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
4. Le Prophète: Coronation March by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
5. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 1 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Johannes Brahms (1874) 
6. Mignon: Overture by Ambroise Thomas
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; France 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 5 Secs. 
7. Mazeppa: Cossack Dance by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881-1883; Russia 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
8. Die Banditenstreiche: Overture by Franz von Suppé
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 1 Secs. 
9. Orphée aux enfers: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Paris, France (1858).
Composition revised: Paris, France (1874). 
10. Orphée aux enfers: Can-can by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858/1874; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
11. Capriccio brillante on the theme "Jota aragonesa" by Mikhail Glinka
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Russia 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 9 Minutes 16 Secs. 
12. Abu Hassan, J 106: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1810-1811; Munich, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Wlathamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
13. Invitation to the Dance, in D flat major J 260/Op. 65 by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1819; Dresden, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, England 
Length: 10 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Hector Berlioz (1841) 

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