Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 1812 Overture
Tchaikovsky 14:53
2 Romeo and Juliet - Fantasy Overture
Tchaikovsky 20:14
3 The Nutcracker - Suite: Miniature Overture
Tchaikovsky 3:17
4 The Nutcracker - Suite: March
Tchaikovsky 2:29
5 The Nutcracker - Suite: Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy
Tchaikovsky 1:45
6 The Nutcracker - Suite: Russian Dance (Trepak)
Tchaikovsky 1:07
7 The Nutcracker - Suite: Arabian Dance (Coffee)
Tchaikovsky 3:37
8 The Nutcracker - Suite: Chinese Dance (Tea)
Tchaikovsky 1:14
9 The Nutcracker - Suite: Dance of the Reed-Pipes
Tchaikovsky 2:40
10 The Nutcracker - Suite: Waltz of the Flowers
Tchaikovsky 7:04
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Swan Lake - Suite: 1. Scene- Swan Theme
Tchaikovsky 2:46
2 Swan Lake - Suite: 2. Valse in A
Tchaikovsky 6:55
3 Swan Lake - Suite: 3. Danse des petits cygnes
Tchaikovsky 1:34
4 Swan Lake - Suite: 4. Scene
Tchaikovsky 6:58
5 Swan Lake - Suite: 5a. Danse Hongroise
Tchaikovsky 3:11
6 Swan Lake - Suite: 5b. Danse Espagnole
Tchaikovsky 2:59
7 Swan Lake - Suite: 5c. Danse Napolitaire
Tchaikovsky 2:12
8 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique": 1. Adagio - Allegro non troppo
Tchaikovsky 17:36
9 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique": 2. Allegro con grazia
Tchaikovsky 7:49
10 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique": 3. Allegro molto vivace
Tchaikovsky 8:10
11 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique": 4. Finale (Adagio lamentoso - Andante)
Tchaikovsky 9:17

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1882-08-20) (track 1)
balance engineer:
John Pellowe (audio engineer) (1986-02) (tracks 1–10)
composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (tracks 4–10)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (– 1892) (track 3)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1869) (track 2)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880-09 – 1880-11) (track 1)
conductor:
Sir Georg Solti (conductor) (1986-02) (tracks 1–10)
dedicated to:
Милий Алексеевич Балакирев (composer, pianist, conductor) (track 2)
orchestra:
Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1986-02) (tracks 1–10)
producer:
Michael Haas (classical music producer) (tracks 1–10)
revised by:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1870) (track 2)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880) (track 2)
recorded at:
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 42) (track 2)
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 49) (track 1)
arrangements:
1812 Ofarture (track 1)
Romeo and Juliet, TH 42, ČW 39 (for piano four hands, Nadezhda Purgold) (track 2)
The Nutcracker Suite: March (Jim Dooley's arrangement) (track 4)
The Nutcracker: Danse des mirlitons (for organ, Goss-Custard) (track 9)
The Nutcracker: Ouverture miniature (for organ, Goss-Custard) (track 3)
The Nutcracker: Valse des fleurs (for organ, Goss-Custard) (track 10)
The Year 1812, Festival Overture in E-flat major (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
is based on:
is the basis for:
1812 Overdrive (track 1)
1812 Overture (Stan LePard adaptation) (track 1)
Nut Rocker (track 4)
part of:
recording of:
Romeo and Juliet, TH 42, ČW 39 (1880 version, commonly performed) (1986-02) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Tchaikovsky (tracks 2–6, 8–9)
revision of:
Romeo and Juliet (1870, rarely performed) (track 2)

CD 2

cello:
John Sharp (cellist) (1988-10) (track 4)
harp:
Edward Druzinsky (1988-10) (track 4)
balance engineer:
Stanley Goodall (engineer) (1988-10) (tracks 1–7)
James Lock (engineer) (1988-10) (tracks 1–7)
composer:
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1876) (tracks 1–7)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1893-02 – 1893-08) (tracks 8–11)
conductor:
Sir Georg Solti (conductor) (1976-05) (tracks 8–11)
Sir Georg Solti (conductor) (1988-10) (tracks 1–7)
orchestra:
Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1976-05) (tracks 8–11)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1988-10) (tracks 1–7)
producer:
Michael Haas (classical music producer) (tracks 1–7)
Ray Minshull (tracks 8–11)
phonographic copyright by:
The Decca Record Co. Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1977 –) (tracks 8–11)
The Decca Record Company Limited (not for release label use!) (1989) (track 3)
recorded at:
Medinah Temple in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1976-05) (tracks 8–11)
is the basis for:
part of:
The Swan Lake (suite from the ballet), op. 20a (Version A - 6 movements) (tracks 1–5)
The Swan Lake (suite from the ballet), op. 20a (Version B - 8 movements) (tracks 1–7)
recording of: