Holiday Shop


WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

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. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Notes and Editorial Reviews

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)

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN TO ARKIVMUSIC STREAMING.
TRY IT NOW FOR FREE!
Sign up now for two weeks of free access to the world's best classical music collection. Keep listening for only $19.95/month - thousands of classical albums for the price of one! Learn more about ArkivMusic Streaming
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In