The Essential Igor Stravinsky

Release Date: 3/25/2003
Label: Sony
Catalog Number: J2K89910
Number of Discs: 2

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
This selection includes the spoken track "Portrait of Stravinsky: Stravinsky in Rehearsal; Stravinsky in His Own Words (narrated by John McClure)."
Works on This Recording
1. Fireworks, Op. 4 by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1908 ; Russia
2. Firebird Suite: Danse infernale by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1909-1910 ; Russia
3. Firebird: Berceuse by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1909-1910 ; Russia
4. Firebird: Kashchei awakes by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1909-1910 ; Russia
5. Firebird: Death of Kashchei by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1909-1910 ; Russia
6. Firebird: Final Hymn by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1909-1910 ; Russia
7. Pétrouchka: Scene 1 by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1911/1947 ; Switzerland
8. Pétrouchka: Fête populaire de la semaine grasse by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1911/1947 ; Switzerland
9. Pétrouchka: Les déguisés by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1911/1947 ; Switzerland
10. Pétrouchka: Danse russe by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1911/1947 ; Switzerland
11. Pétrouchka: Chez Pétrouchka by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1911/1947 ; Switzerland
12. Le sacre du printemps: no 1, Part 1 Introduction by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1911-1913 ; Switzerland
13. Le sacre du printemps: no 2, Les augures printaniers / Danses des adolescentes by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
14. Le sacre du printemps: no 3, Jeu de rapt by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1911-1913 ; Switzerland
15. Le sacre du printemps: no 4, Rondes printanieres by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
16. Le sacre du printemps: no 5, Jeux des cites rivales by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
17. Le sacre du printemps: no 6, Cortège du sage by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1911-1913 ; Switzerland
18. Le sacre du printemps: no 7, L'adoration de la terre by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
19. Le sacre du printemps: no 8, Danse de la terre by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1911-1913 ; Switzerland
20. Suite no 1 for small Orchestra by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: CBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1917-1925 ; France
21. Rag-time for 11 instruments by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Chamber Ensemble
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1918 ; Switzerland
22. L'histoire du soldat: The Royal March by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Chamber Ensemble
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1918 ; Switzerland
23. L'histoire du soldat: Suite for Chamber Ensemble - The little concert by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Chamber Ensemble
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1918 ; Switzerland
24. Pulcinella Suite: 1st movement, Sinfonia by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1922/1947 ; France
25. Pulcinella Suite: 6th movement, Gavotta con due variazioni by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1922/1947 ; France
26. Octet for Wind Instruments: 1st movement, Sinfonia by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1923/1952 ; France
27. Concerto for Piano and Winds: 3rd movement, Allegro by Igor Stravinsky
Performer: Philippe Entremont (Piano)
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1923-1924 ; France
28. Symphony of Psalms: Part I - Exaudi orationem meam by Igor Stravinsky
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1930/1948 ; France
29. Concerto for Violin in D major: 4th movement, Capriccio by Igor Stravinsky
Performer: Lin Cho-Liang (Violin)
Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1931 ; France
30. Pastorale for Violin, Oboe, English Horn, Clarinet and Bassoon by Igor Stravinsky
Performer: Israel Baker (Violin)
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Chamber Ensemble
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1933 ; France
31. Jeu de cartes: Premiere donne by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Cleveland Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1937 ; France
32. Concerto in E flat major "Dumbarton Oaks": 1st movement, Tempo giusto by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1938 ; France
33. Symphony in C major: 3rd movement, Allegretto by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1939-1940 ; USA
34. The Star-spangled Banner by John Stafford Smith
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Toronto Festival Singers
Period: Classical
Written: by 1814 ; United States
35. Four Norwegian Moods by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1942 ; USA
36. Circus Polka by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: CBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1942 ; USA
37. Scherzo à la russe by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1943-1944 ; USA
38. Symphony in Three Movements: 3rd movement, Con moto by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1942-1945 ; USA
39. Ebony Concerto: 1st movement, Allegro moderato by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Jazz Band
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1945 ; USA
40. Rake's Progress: Good people, just a moment by Igor Stravinsky
Performer: Kevin Miller (Tenor), Don Garrard (Bass), Peter Tracey (Bass), John Reardon (Baritone), Judith Raskin (Soprano), Alexander Young (Tenor), John Manning (Mezzo Soprano), Regina Sarfaty (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1948-1951 ; USA
41. Tango by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Jazz Band
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1940 ; USA
42. Greeting Prelude by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1956 ; USA
43. Monumentum pro Gesualdo di Venosa ad CD annum: no 2 by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1960 ; USA
44. Elegy for JFK by Igor Stravinsky
Performer: Charles Russo (Clarinet), Paul E Howland (Clarinet), Jack Kreiselmann (Clarinet), Cathy Berberian (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1964 ; USA
45. Fanfare for a New Theatre by Igor Stravinsky
Performer: Robert Heinrich (Trumpet), Robert Nagel (Trumpet)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1964 ; USA
46. Requiem Canticles: 2nd movement, Exaudi by Igor Stravinsky
Performer: Charles Bressler (Tenor), Donald Gramm (Bass), Linda Anderson (Soprano), Elaine Bonazzi (Alto)
Conductor: Robert Craft
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1965-1966 ; USA
47. Requiem Canticles: 3rd movement, Dies Irae by Igor Stravinsky
Performer: Charles Bressler (Tenor), Donald Gramm (Bass), Linda Anderson (Soprano), Elaine Bonazzi (Alto)
Conductor: Robert Craft
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1965-1966 ; USA
48. Requiem Canticles: 4th movement, Tuba Mirum by Igor Stravinsky
Performer: Charles Bressler (Tenor), Donald Gramm (Bass), Linda Anderson (Soprano), Elaine Bonazzi (Alto)
Conductor: Robert Craft
Orchestra/Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1965-1966 ; USA
49. The Owl and the Pussycat by Igor Stravinsky
Performer: Adrienne Albert (Soprano), Robert Craft (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1966 ; USA
50. Piano-rag-music by Igor Stravinsky
Performer: Igor Stravinsky (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1919 ; Switzerland
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