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Basic 100 Volume 42 - Saint-Saens, Dukas / Fox, Ormandy


Release Date: 05/10/1994 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 62562   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Camille Saint-SaënsPaul Dukas
Performer:  Virgil Fox
Conductor:  Eugene OrmandyEduardo MataArthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraDallas Symphony OrchestraBoston Pops
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 3 in C minor, Op. 78 "Organ" by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Written: 1886 
Length: 34 Minutes 32 Secs. 
2. L'apprenti sorcier by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  Eduardo Mata
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; France 
Length: 11 Minutes 25 Secs. 
3. Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 49 Secs. 
4. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Bacchanale by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Written: 1877 
Length: 7 Minutes 15 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Adagio; Allegro moderato (1992 Remstered)
Poco adagio
Allegro moderato
Maestoso; Allegro
The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Danse Macabre
Act III: Scene 2: Bacchanale

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