Annotation

The "Pictures" has been entered as the orchestrated version, but the cover art seems to be saying that the orchestra is only on the first 4 tracks, and this is the piano version. ANyone who can listen, please comment.

I can confirm that this is the piano version having listened to it.

Annotation last modified on 2017-07-19 06:11 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Scheherazade: Das Meer und Sindbads Schiff. Largo e maestoso
Nicolai Rimsky‐Korssakoff 10:06
2 Scheherazade: Die Geschichte vom Prinzen Kalender. Lento – Adagio
Nicolai Rimsky‐Korssakoff 12:14
3 Scheherazade: Der junge Prinz und die junge Prinzessin. Andantino quasi allegretto
Nicolai Rimsky‐Korssakoff 10:13
4 Scheherazade: Fest in Bagdad – Das Meer – Das Schiff zerschellt am Magnetberg – Finale. Allegro molto
Nicolai Rimsky‐Korssakoff 13:22
5 Bilder einer Ausstellung: Promenade
Modest Mussorgski 1:39
6 Bilder einer Ausstellung: Der Gnom
Modest Mussorgski 2:48
7 Bilder einer Ausstellung: Bydlo
Modest Mussorgski 3:02
8 Bilder einer Ausstellung: Promenade
Modest Mussorgski 0:55
9 Bilder einer Ausstellung: Ballett der Küchlein in den Eierschalen
Modest Mussorgski 1:17
10 Bilder einer Ausstellung: Der Marktplatz von Limoges
Modest Mussorgski 1:28
11 Bilder einer Ausstellung: Die Katakomben Roms
Modest Mussorgski 1:53
12 Bilder einer Ausstellung: Cum mortuis in lingua mortua
Modest Mussorgski 3:01
13 Bilder einer Ausstellung: Die Hütte der Baba Yaga
Modest Mussorgski 3:40
14 Bilder einer Ausstellung: Das große Tor von Kiew
Modest Mussorgski 5:21

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Gerhard Eckle (tracks 5–14)
composer:
Модест Петрович Мусоргский (composer) (1874-06-02 – 1874-06-22) (tracks 5–14)
conductor:
Alexander Gavostov (conductor) (tracks 1–3)
Anton Nanut (conductor) (tracks 1–2)
Vladimir Petroschoff (conductor, an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
Berliner Festspielorchester (likely another Alfred Scholz orchestra pseudonym) (tracks 1–4)
Radio Symphony Orchestra Ljubljana (RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra) (tracks 1–2)
Soviet State Orchestra (tracks 1–3)
producer:
Udo Unger (tracks 1–2)
arrangements:
Pictures at an Exhibition: I. Promenade (for Russian folk instruments, Boyashov) (track 5)
Pictures at an Exhibition: II. Gnome (for Russian folk instruments, Boyashov) (track 6)
Pictures at an Exhibition: IX. Baba Yaga (for brass band, Howarth) (track 13)
Pictures at an Exhibition: IX. Ballet of Chicken's in Their Egg-Shells (for Russian folk instruments, Boyashov) (track 9)
Pictures at an Exhibition: No. 1 "Gnomus" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Pictures at an Exhibition: No. 4 "Bydło" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Pictures at an Exhibition: No. 8a "Catacombæ" (Sepulcrum romanum) (catch-all for arrangements) (tracks 11–12)
Pictures at an Exhibition: No. 8b "Cum mortuis in lingua mortua" (catch-all for arrangements) (tracks 11–12)
Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade (1st) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Pictures at an Exhibition: The Great Gate at Kiev (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
Pictures at an Exhibition: V. Promenade (for Russian folk instruments, Boyashov) (track 8)
Pictures at an Exhibition: VII. Bydlo (for Russian folk instruments, Boyashov) (track 7)
Pictures at an Exhibition: VIII. Catacombae (for band, Boyd) (tracks 11–12)
Pictures at an Exhibition: X. The Great Gate of Kiev (for brass band, Howarth) (track 14)
Pictures at an Exhibition: XII. Limoges. Market (for Russian folk instruments, Boyashov) (track 10)
Pictures at an Exhibition: XIII. Catacombs (for Russian folk instruments, Boyashov) (tracks 11–12)
Pictures at an Exhibition: XIV. Con mortuis in lingua mortua (for Russian folk instruments, Boyashov) (tracks 11–12)
Pictures at an Exhibition: XV. The Hut on Hen's Legs (for Russian folk instruments, Boyashov) (track 13)
Pictures at an Exhibition: XVI. The Great Gate of Kiev (for Russian folk instruments, Boyashov) (track 14)
Promenade (track 5)
Scheherazade, op. 35: I. The Sea and Sinbad's Ship (for piano four hands) (track 1)
Scheherazade, op. 35: II. The Kalendar Prince (for piano four hands) (track 2)
The Great Gate of Kiev (for choir and orchestra, Gamley) (track 14)
is the basis for:
Quadri (tracks 13–14)
later versions:
A Weakened Soul (track 5)
Ballet of the Chicks in Their Shells (Isao Tomita version) (track 9)
Catacombs (Isao Tomita version) (tracks 11–12)
Tales of the Arabian Night (C64 Game) (track 4)
orchestrations:
Pictures at an Exhibition: I. Gnomus (orchestrated by Breiner) (track 6)
Pictures at an Exhibition: I. Gnomus (orchestrated by Funtek) (track 6)
Pictures at an Exhibition: IV. Bydlo (orchestrated by Breiner) (track 7)
Pictures at an Exhibition: IV. Bydlo (orchestrated by Funtek) (track 7)
Pictures at an Exhibition: IX. The Hut on Fowl's Legs (orchestrated by Funtek) (track 13)
Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade I (orchestrated by Ellison) (track 5)
Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade I (orchestrated by Funtek) (track 5)
Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade I (orchestrated by Breiner) (track 5)
Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade III (orchestrated by Breiner) (track 8)
Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade III (orchestrated by Funtek) (track 8)
Pictures at an Exhibition: VII. Limoges. Le marché (orchestrated by Funtek) (track 10)
Pictures at an Exhibition: VIIIa. Catacombae (orchestrated by Funtek) (tracks 11–12)
Pictures at an Exhibition: VIIIb. Con mortuis in lingua mortua (orchestrated by Funtek) (tracks 11–12)
Pictures at an Exhibition: X. The Great Gate at Kiev (orchestrated by Breiner) (track 14)
Pictures at an Exhibition: X. The Great Gate of Kiev (orchestrated by Funtek) (track 14)
Tableaux d'une exposition: Cum Mortuis in lingua mortua (orchestrated by Ravel) (tracks 11–12)
Tableaux d'une exposition: I. Gnomus (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 6)
Tableaux d'une exposition: IV. Bydlo (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 7)
Tableaux d'une exposition: Promenade (orchestrated by Ravel, 1st promenade) (track 5)
Tableaux d'une exposition: Promenade (orchestrated by Ravel, 3rd promenade) (track 8)
Tableaux d'une exposition: VII. Limoges - le marché (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 10)
Tableaux d'une exposition: VIII. Catacombae (Sepulchrum romanum) (orchestrated by Ravel) (tracks 11–12)
Tableaux d'une exposition: X. La grande porte de Kiev (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 14)
part of:
Scheherazade, op. 35 (tracks 1–4)
Pictures at an Exhibition (original piano version) (tracks 5–14)
partial recording of:
recording of:
Pictures at an Exhibition: No. 1 "Gnomus" (original piano version) (track 6)
Pictures at an Exhibition: No. 4 "Bydło" (original piano version) (track 7)
Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade (1st) (original piano version) (track 5)
Pictures at an Exhibition: [Untitled] (Interlude, Promenade theme, 2nd) (original piano version, often called Promenade 3) (track 8)

Release

manufactured in:Germany
copyrighted by:Mediaphon
phonographic copyright by:Bernhard Mikulski Schallplatten-Vertriebs-GmbH (German distributor)
licensed from:Mediaphon
discography entry:http://w.musik-sammler.de/album/360850 [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/2812910 [info]