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Prokofiev: Symphony No 1, Suites / Ozawa, Dutoit, Berlin Po


Release Date: 01/13/2004 
Label:  Universal   Catalog #: 000174002   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Andreas Schmidt
Conductor:  Seiji OzawaCharles DutoitVladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic OrchestraMontreal Symphony OrchestraRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 in D major, Op. 25 "Classical" by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
2. Lieutenant Kijé Suite, Op. 60 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Andreas Schmidt (Baritone)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; Paris, France 
Language: Russian 
3. Love for Three Oranges Suite, Op. 33a by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919/1924; USA 
4. Dreams, Op. 6 by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; Russia 

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 Spectacular Prokofiev!!! December 4, 2012 By Richard F. Buckley (Jefferson Hills, PA) See All My Reviews "This disc is a winner in every way! The selections are great. Symphony No. 1 is one of Prkofiev's finest pieces of music. The famous 3rd movement, the Gavotta, is wonderful and performed with outstanding panache by Seiji Ozawa and the Berlin Philharmonic. The ever popular Love for Three Oranges is presented equally masterfully by Charles Dutoit and the Montreal Symphony. The filler, Sni (Dreams) was unfamiliar to me, but it, too, is beautifully performed by Vladimir Ashkenazy and the Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam. The sound is brilliant and perfectly balanced. No matter what other Prokofiev selections you have in your collection, you certainly should rush to buy this great CD while it is still available and an outstanding bargain! Highly recommended." Report Abuse
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