Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Moldau
Bedřich Smetana 12:55
2 A Midsummer Nights Dream (Excerpts): Overture, op. 21
Felix Mendelssohn 11:31
3 A Midsummer Nights Dream (Excerpts): Scherzo, op. 61 no. 1
Felix Mendelssohn 4:16
4 A Midsummer Nights Dream (Excerpts): Nocturne, op. 61 no. 7
Felix Mendelssohn 6:16
5 A Midsummer Nights Dream (Excerpts): Intermezzo, op. 61 no. 5
Felix Mendelssohn 3:24
6 A Midsummer Nights Dream (Excerpts): Wedding March, op. 61 no. 9
Felix Mendelssohn 4:59
7 Symphony no. 1 in C major: I Allegro vivo
Georges Bizet 7:26
8 Symphony no. 1 in C major: II Adagio
Georges Bizet 9:05
9 Symphony no. 1 in C major: III Allegro vivace
Georges Bizet 4:46
10 Symphony no. 1 in C major: IV Allegro vivace
Georges Bizet 5:45

Credits

CD 1

oboe:
David Theodore (1977-05-31 – 1977-06-04) (track 8)
composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (1826) (track 2)
Felix Mendelssohn (1842) (tracks 3–6)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (1855-10 – 1855-11) (tracks 7–10)
Bedřich Smetana (1874-11-20 – 1874-12-08) (track 1)
conductor:
George Szell (tracks 1–6)
Leopold Stokowski (1977-05-31 – 1977-06-04) (tracks 7–10)
engineer:
Neville Boyling (engineer) (tracks 7–10)
Mike Ross–Trevor (engineer) (tracks 7–10)
orchestra:
Cleveland Orchestra (tracks 1–6)
National Philharmonic Orchestra (of London, mostly film music) (1977-05-31 – 1977-06-04) (tracks 7–10)
producer:
Roy Emerson (producer, engineer, classical) (tracks 7–10)
recorded at:
EMI Publishing Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1977-05-31 – 1977-06-04) (tracks 7–10)
part of:
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 21) (track 2)
B. number catalogue by František Bartoš (number: B. 111) (track 1)
arrangements:
A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Overture (for organ, Warren) (track 2)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Ouvertüre (for piano four-hands) (track 2)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Scherzo (for piano four-hands) (track 3)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Scherzo (arr. Yannick Merlin for organ) (track 3)
Má vlast: II. Vltava, JB 1:112/2 (Die Moldau) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Vltava (for baritone and orchestra) (track 1)
Vltava, op. 43 (track 1)
Wedding March from "A Midsummer Night's Dream" (for organ, Woods) (track 6)
is based on:
La Mantovana (track 1)
is the basis for:
Ma rivière (track 1)
later versions:
part of:
Má vlast, JB 1:112 (My Country / My Fatherland) (part of collection) (track 1)
recording of:
Má vlast: II. Vltava, JB 1:112/2 (Die Moldau) (track 1)
Symphonie no. 1 en ut majeur : I. Allegro vivo (1977-05-31 – 1977-06-04) (track 7)
Symphonie no. 1 en ut majeur : II. Adagio (1977-05-31 – 1977-06-04) (track 8)
Symphonie no. 1 en ut majeur : III. Allegro vivace (1977-05-31 – 1977-06-04) (track 9)
Symphonie no. 1 en ut majeur : IV. Allegro vivace (1977-05-31 – 1977-06-04) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B0000027XJ [info]