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Purple Classics Presents: Ballet Highlights


Release Date: 06/17/2016 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8578334   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyFelix MendelssohnLéo Delibes
Conductor:  Michael HalászAnthony BramallOndrej LenárdAndrew Mogrelia
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Naxos, the world's leading classical music group, supports the Alzheimer's Association with the release of the Purple Classics series. Each release in this new series of 10 recordings features approximately 2 hours of classical music on 2 CDs. For every CD sold through June 23, 2017, Naxos will donate $.50 to the Alzheimer's Association, with a minimum donation of $25,000,to advance their efforts in Alzheimer's care, support and research. Naxos, the world's leading classical music group, supports the Alzheimer's Association with the release of the Purple Classics series. Each release in this new series of 10 recordings features approximately 2 hours of classical music on 2 CDs. For every CD sold through June 23, 2017, Naxos will donate $.50 to the Alzheimer's Association, with a minimum donation of $25,000,to advance their efforts in Alzheimer's care, support and research. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
2.
Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, in E major Op. 21 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Anthony Bramall
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Germany 
3.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Scherzo by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Anthony Bramall
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
4.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Intermezzo by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Anthony Bramall
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
5.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Nocturne by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Anthony Bramall
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
6.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Anthony Bramall
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
7.
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
8.
Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op. 66a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Russia 
9.
Coppélia: Suite by Léo Delibes
Conductor:  Andrew Mogrelia
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; France 

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