Annotation

Reissues:
Philips 475 6609 (?)
Decca 475 8508

Annotation last modified on 2018-09-24 01:41 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 1812 Festival Overture, op. 49 (original scoring) Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky 14:49
2 Commentary to the “1812 Overture” Deems Taylor 12:07
3 Capriccio Italien, op. 45 Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky 14:43
4 Wellington’s Victory (“The Battle of Vitoria”), op. 91: I. Battle Ludwig van Beethoven 8:20
5 Wellington’s Victory (“The Battle of Vitoria”), op. 91: II. Victory Symphony Ludwig van Beethoven 6:52
6 Commentary to “Wellington’s Victory” Deems Taylor 9:12

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1880-12-18) (track 3)
Moskva, Russia (1882-08-20) (track 1)
recorded in:
United States (1955-12) (track 3)
United States (1958-04) (track 1)
United States (1958-11) (track 2)
United Kingdom (1960-06) (tracks 4–5)
United States (1960-11) (track 6)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (German composer) (1813) (tracks 4–5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880-01 – 1880-05) (track 3)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880-09 – 1880-11) (track 1)
conductor:
Antal Doráti (conductor) (1955-12) (track 3)
Antal Doráti (conductor) (1958-04) (track 1)
Antal Doráti (conductor) (1960-06) (tracks 4–5)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
Minnesota Orchestra (1955-12) (track 3)
Minnesota Orchestra (1958-04) (track 1)
London Symphony Orchestra (1960-06) (tracks 4–5)
spoken vocals:
Deems Taylor (1958-11) (track 2)
Deems Taylor (1960-11) (track 6)
recorded at:
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 47) (track 3)
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 49) (track 1)
arrangements:
1812 Ofarture (track 1)
1812 Overture (arranged for piano by Nacar) (track 1)
Capriccio Italien (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Capriccio Italien, op. 45 (for wind band, Winterbottom) (track 3)
The Year 1812, Festival Overture in E-flat major (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Wellington's Victory, op. 91: I. Battle (for brass, McNeff) (track 4)
is based on:
is the basis for:
1812 Overdrive (track 1)
1812 Overture (Stan LePard adaptation) (track 1)
part of:
recording of:
Capriccio Italien, op. 45 (1955-12) (track 3)
referred to in medleys: