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Russian Orchestral Music - Mussorgsky, Etc / Weigle, Et Al


Release Date: 08/21/2007 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 1391   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Mikhail GlinkaNikolai Rimsky-KorsakovModest MussorgskyPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky,   ... 
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter Weigle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Russlan and Ludmilla: Overture by Mikhail Glinka
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter Weigle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1842; Russia 
2. Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter Weigle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Russia 
3. Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter Weigle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
4. Romeo and Juliet Overture by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter Weigle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869/1880; Russia 
5. Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances - Excerpt(s) by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter Weigle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 

Sound Samples

Ruslan and Lyudmila, Op. 5: Overture
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34: I. Alborada
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34: II. Variations
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34: III. Alborada
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34: IV. Scena e canto gitano
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34: V. Fandango asturiano
St. John's Night on Bald Mountain, "A Night on the Bare Mountain" (arr. N. Rimsky-Korsakov for orchestra): St. John's Night on Bald Mountain, "A Night on the Bare Mountain"
Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture (3rd version, 1880)
Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor): I. Introduzione: Andantino
Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor): II. Allegro vivo
Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor): III. Allegro
Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor): IV. Presto
Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor): V. Moderato alla breve
Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor): VI. Presto
Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor): VII. Allegro con spirito

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