Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Slavonic Dances, op. 46: No. 1 in C major: Presto Antonín Dvořák 3:53
2 Slavonic Dances, op. 46: No. 2 in E minor: Allegretto scherzando Antonín Dvořák 5:21
3 Slavonic Dances, op. 46: No. 3 in A-flat major: Poco allegro Antonín Dvořák 4:56
4 Slavonic Dances, op. 46: No. 4 in F major: Tempo di minuetto Antonín Dvořák 7:05
5 Slavonic Dances, op. 46: No. 5 in A major: Allegro vivace Antonín Dvořák 3:18
6 Slavonic Dances, op. 46: No. 6 in D major: Allegretto scherzando Antonín Dvořák 5:48
7 Slavonic Dances, op. 46: No. 7 in C minor: Allegro assai Antonín Dvořák 3:25
8 Slavonic Dances, op. 46: No. 8 in G minor: Presto Antonín Dvořák 4:07
9 Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 1 in B major: Molto vivace Antonín Dvořák 4:22
10 Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 2 in E minor: Allegretto grazioso Antonín Dvořák 6:00
11 Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 3 in F major: Allegro Antonín Dvořák 3:22
12 Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 4 in D-flat major: Allegretto grazioso Antonín Dvořák 5:07
13 Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 5 in B-flat minor: Poco adagio Antonín Dvořák 2:43
14 Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 6 in B-flat major: Moderato, quasi minuetto Antonín Dvořák 4:08
15 Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 7 in C major: Allegro vivace Antonín Dvořák 2:59
16 Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 8 in A-flat major: Grazioso e lento, ma non troppo, quasi tempo di valse Antonín Dvořák 7:24

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Antonín Dvořák (composer) (1878-04 – 1878-08-22) (tracks 1–8)
Antonín Dvořák (composer) (1886-11 – 1887-01-05) (tracks 9–16)
conductor:
George Szell (conductor, pianist, composer) (1963-01-04 – 1963-01-05) (tracks 1, 3, 10, 15)
George Szell (conductor, pianist, composer) (1964-10-17) (track 12)
George Szell (conductor, pianist, composer) (1964-10-24) (tracks 6, 8)
George Szell (conductor, pianist, composer) (1965-01-22) (tracks 2, 7, 11, 13, 16)
George Szell (conductor, pianist, composer) (1965-01-29) (tracks 4–5, 9, 14)
orchestra:
The Cleveland Orchestra (1963-01-04 – 1963-01-05) (tracks 1, 3, 10, 15)
The Cleveland Orchestra (1964-10-17) (track 12)
The Cleveland Orchestra (1964-10-24) (tracks 6, 8)
The Cleveland Orchestra (1965-01-22) (tracks 2, 7, 11, 13, 16)
The Cleveland Orchestra (1965-01-29) (tracks 4–5, 9, 14)
producer:
Thomas Frost (tracks 1, 3, 10, 15)
Paul Myers (classical record producer) (tracks 2, 4–9, 11–14, 16)
premiered at:
[concert] (1887-01-06) (tracks 9–10, 15)
recorded at:
Severance Hall in Cleveland, Ohio, United States (1963-01-04 – 1963-01-05) (tracks 1, 3, 10, 15)
Severance Hall in Cleveland, Ohio, United States (1964-10-17) (track 12)
Severance Hall in Cleveland, Ohio, United States (1964-10-24) (tracks 6, 8)
Severance Hall in Cleveland, Ohio, United States (1965-01-22) (tracks 2, 7, 11, 13, 16)
Severance Hall in Cleveland, Ohio, United States (1965-01-29) (tracks 4–5, 9, 14)
arrangements:
Slavonic Dance in C major, op. 46 no. 1 (for 2 pianos 8 hands, Keller) (track 1)
Slavonic Dance no. 1 in G minor (for violin and piano, Kreisler) (track 2)
Slavonic Dance no. 2 in E minor (for violin and piano, Kreisler) (track 10)
Slavonic Dance no. 3 (arr. Isaac) (track 3)
Slavonic Dance no. 3 in G major (for violin and piano, arr. Kreisler) (track 16)
Slavonic Dance no. 8 (arr. Isaac) (track 8)
Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 2 in E minor: Allegretto grazioso (catch all for arrangements) (track 10)
later versions:
part of:
Slavonic Dances, op. 46, B. 83 (for orchestra) (tracks 1–8)
Slawische Tänze, op. 72, B. 147 (for orchestra) (part of collection) (tracks 9–16)
recording of:
Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 2 in E minor: Allegretto grazioso (for orchestra) (1963-01-04 – 1963-01-05) (track 10)
Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 7 in C major: Allegro vivace (for orchestra) (1963-01-04 – 1963-01-05) (track 15)
Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 3 in F major: Allegro (for orchestra) (1965-01-22) (track 11)
Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 5 in B-flat minor: Poco adagio (for orchestra) (1965-01-22) (track 13)
Slavonic Dances, op. 72: No. 1 in B major: Molto vivace (for orchestra) (1965-01-29) (track 9)

Release

liner notes:Eva Reisinger
remastering:Christopher Herles
Bejun Mehta (countertenor)
part of:Essential Classics (Sony Classical) (order: 20)
ASIN:US: B0000027UV [info]