Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Boléro
Maurice Ravel 13:54
2 Carmen‐Suite Nr. 1: Prélude
Georges Bizet 1:22
3 Carmen‐Suite Nr. 1: Aragonaise
Georges Bizet 2:14
4 Carmen‐Suite Nr. 1: Intermezzo
Georges Bizet 2:41
5 Carmen‐Suite Nr. 1: Seguedille
Georges Bizet 1:54
6 Carmen‐Suite Nr. 1: Les Dragons d’Alcala
Georges Bizet 1:38
7 Carmen‐Suite Nr. 1: Les Toréadors
Georges Bizet 2:19
8 Carmen‐Suite Nr. 2: Marche des contrebandiers
Georges Bizet 3:58
9 Carmen‐Suite Nr. 2: Habanera
Georges Bizet 4 2:10
10 Carmen‐Suite Nr. 2: Nocturne
Georges Bizet 4:10
11 Carmen‐Suite Nr. 2: Chanson du toréador
Georges Bizet 2:40
12 Carmen‐Suite Nr. 2: La Garde montante
Georges Bizet 3:51
13 Carmen‐Suite Nr. 2: Dans bohème
Georges Bizet 4:35
14 L’Arlesienne: Ouvertüre
Georges Bizet 6:43
15 L’Arlesienne: Carillon
Georges Bizet 4:44

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Mee Chou Lee (track 1)
composer:
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (tracks 2–13)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (1872) (tracks 14–15)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1928) (track 1)
conductor:
Loic Bertrand (tracks 2–15)
Cesare Cantieri (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 2–10)
Emil Edlinger (track 7)
Samo Hubad (track 1)
Zdeněk Košler (track 9)
Anton Nanut (conductor) (track 1)
Alfred Scholz (tracks 2–10, 14–15)
János Sándor (tracks 2–12)
orchestra:
Budapesti Filharmóniai Társaság Zenekara (Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra) (tracks 2–12)
London Festival Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 2–10, 14–15)
Nemzeti Filharmonikus Zenekar (Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra) (track 7)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 8)
Symphonic Orchestra of the Ljubljana Radio (RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra) (tracks 1–10)
Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu (Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra) (track 9)
premiered at:
Palais Garnier in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1928-11-22) (track 1)
part of:
arrangements:
Boléro (arr. Ravel for piano 4-hands) (track 1)
Boléro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Carmen (arrangement for strings by Louise-Andrée Baril) (track 7)
Carmen Suite no. 1: VI. Les toréadors (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
March of the Kings (Geoff Zanelli's arrangement) (track 14)
March of the Kings (non-choir) (Geoff Zanelli's arrangement) (track 14)
The March of the Kings (Trans‐Siberian Orchestra arrangement) (track 14)
is based on:
Carmen : Acte III. Entr’acte (intermission between Acts III & IV) (track 3)
Carmen: Acte I. Entr’acte (intermission between Acts I & II) (track 6)
Carmen: Acte II. Entr’acte (intermission between Acts II & III) (track 4)
Carmen: Prélude (track 7)
is the basis for:
No More Boleros (track 1)
ピアノのおけいこ1 (Final Fantasy V) (track 9)
later parody versions:
Bolero (track 1)
Bolero (track 1)
Le Parti d'en rire (track 1)
later versions:
Bolero (Starink version) (track 1)
Boléro (arr. Ravel for 2 pianos) (track 1)
Boléro (arr. Django Rheinhardt) (track 1)
L'Arlésienne Suite no. 1: I. Prélude (for piano, Bizet) (track 14)
L'Arlésienne Suite no. 1: IV. Carillon (for piano, Bizet) (track 15)
Troublant Bolero (track 1)
part of:
L'Arlésienne Suite no. 1, op. 23bis (for orchestra) (tracks 14–15)
Carmen Suite no. 1 (tracks 2–7)
Carmen Suite no. 2 (tracks 8–13)
recording of:
Boléro (track 1)
Carmen Suite no. 1: II. Aragonaise (based on Carmen: Entr’acte between Acts III and IV) (track 3)
Carmen Suite no. 1: III. Intermezzo (based on Carmen: Entr’acte between Acts II and III) (track 4)
Carmen Suite no. 1: IV. Séguedille (based on Carmen: Act I. Séguedille et Duo « Près des remparts de Séville ») (track 5)
Carmen Suite no. 1: V. Les Dragons d’Alcala (based on Carmen: Entr’acte between Acts I and II) (track 6)
Carmen Suite no. 1: VI. Les Toréadors (theme from Carmen: Prelude to Act I and Carmen: Act IV. « Les voici ! Voici la quadrille ! ») (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
This Is the Story (Clare Muldaur) (track 1)