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Tchaikovsky: Music For Cello & Orchestra / Wallfisch, Simon


Release Date: 10/09/1992 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 8347   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Raphael Wallfisch
Conductor:  Geoffrey Simon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 47 Mins. 

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Recorded in: St Barnabas' Church, London 23, 24 February 1983 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Recorded in: St Barnabas' Church, London 23, 24 February 1983 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Pezzo capriccioso for Cello and Orchestra in B minor, Op. 62 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Raphael Wallfisch (Cello)
Conductor:  Geoffrey Simon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Russia 
Length: 7 Minutes 14 Secs. 
2. Songs (7), Op. 47: no 7, Was I not a little blade of grass? by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Raphael Wallfisch (Cello)
Conductor:  Geoffrey Simon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Length: 5 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky 
3. Variations for Cello and Orchestra on a Rococo theme, Op. 33 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Raphael Wallfisch (Cello)
Conductor:  Geoffrey Simon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Russia 
Length: 18 Minutes 9 Secs. 
4. Andante cantabile for Cello and Strings, Op. 11 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Raphael Wallfisch (Cello)
Conductor:  Geoffrey Simon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1886-88; Russia 
Length: 7 Minutes 34 Secs. 
5. Morceaux (6) for Piano, Op. 19: no 4, Nocturne in C sharp minor by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Raphael Wallfisch (Cello)
Conductor:  Geoffrey Simon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Tchaikovsky (from Morceaux (6) for Piano, Op 19 no 4) 
6. Children's Songs (16), Op. 54: no 4, My little garden by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Raphael Wallfisch (Cello)
Conductor:  Geoffrey Simon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky 

Sound Samples

Variations on a Rococo Theme in A major, Op. 33
6 Morceaux, Op. 19 (arr. for cello and orchestra): 6 morceaux, Op. 19: No. 4. Nocturne in C sharp minor (arr. for cello and orchestra)
Pezzo capriccioso in B minor, Op. 62
16 Songs for Children, Op. 54 (arr. for cello and orchestra): Shestnadtsat' pesen dlya detey (16 Songs for Children), Op. 54: No. 5. Legenda (Legend) (arr. for cello and orchestra)
7 Romances, Op. 47: Sem' romansov (7 Romances), Op. 47: No. 7. Ya li v pole da ne travushka bila? (Was I not a little bl
String Quartet No. 1 in D major, Op. 11 (version for orchestra): String Quartet No. 1 in D major, Op. 11: II. Andante cantabile (arr. for cello and orchestra)

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