Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Swan Lake, Suite, Op. 20a: Scene (Lake in the Moonlight)
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 2:44
2 The Swan Lake, Suite, Op. 20a: Waltz
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 6:44
3 The Swan Lake, Suite, Op. 20a: Dance of the Swans
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 1:43
4 The Swan Lake, Suite, Op. 20a: Scene: Pas de Deux
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 6:20
5 The Swan Lake, Suite, Op. 20a: Scene
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 4:36
6 The Swan Lake, Suite, Op. 20a: Hungarian Dance (Csárdas)
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 3:20
7 The Sleeping Beauty, Suite for Orchestra, Op. 66a: Introduction: The Lilac Fairy
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 3:33
8 The Sleeping Beauty, Suite for Orchestra, Op. 66a: Pas D'Action
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 5:26
9 The Sleeping Beauty, Suite for Orchestra, Op. 66a: Panorama
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 2:35
10 The Sleeping Beauty, Suite for Orchestra, Op. 66a: Waltz
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 4:24
11 The Sleeping Beauty, Suite for Orchestra, Op. 66a: Finale: Apotheosis
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 2:06
12 Nutcracker, Suite From the Ballet, Op. 71a: Little Overture
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 3:06
13 Nutcracker, Suite From the Ballet, Op. 71a: March
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 2:32
14 Nutcracker, Suite From the Ballet, Op. 71a: Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 1:45
15 Nutcracker, Suite From the Ballet, Op. 71a: Russian Dance (Trepak)
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 1:05
16 Nutcracker, Suite From the Ballet, Op. 71a: Arabian Dance
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 2:53
17 Nutcracker, Suite From the Ballet, Op. 71a: Chinese Dance
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 1:13
18 Nutcracker, Suite From the Ballet, Op. 71a: Dance of the Reed Flutes
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 2:01
19 Nutcracker, Suite From the Ballet, Op. 71a: Flower Waltz
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 7:11
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 6 in B minor ("Pathétique"), op. 74: I. Adagio : Allegro non troppo
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 17:51
2 Symphony no. 6 in B minor ("Pathétique"), op. 74: II. Allegro con grazia
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 8:02
3 Symphony no. 6 in B minor ("Pathétique"), op. 74: III. Allegro molto vivace
Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky 9:00
4 Symphony no. 6 in B minor ("Pathétique"), op. 74: VI. Finale: Adagio Lamentoso
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 9:12
5 Capriccio Italien, for Orchestra (or piano, 4 hands), Op. 45
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 16:02
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 23: I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso : Allegro con spirito
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 20:12
2 Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 23: II. Andante semplice
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 7:05
3 Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 23: III. Allegro con fuoco
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 7:05
4 Souvenir de Florence, for String Sextet or String Orchestra in D major, Op. 70: I. Allegro con spirito
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 11:07
5 Souvenir de Florence, for String Sextet or String Orchestra in D major, Op. 70: II. Adagio cantabile
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 10:42
6 Souvenir de Florence, for String Sextet or String Orchestra in D major, Op. 70: III. Allegretto moderato
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 6:48
7 Souvenir de Florence, for String Sextet or String Orchestra in D major, Op. 70: IV. Allegro vivace
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 7:23
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Festival Overture, for Orchestra in E-flat major, Op. 49, "1812"
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 15:36
2 Serenade for Strings (or piano, 4 hands) in C major, Op. 48: I. Pezzo in Forma di Sonatina
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 10:24
3 Dumka, for Piano in C minor, Op. 59
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 9:27
4 Chant sans paroles (Song without words), for piano, Op. 2/3
Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky 3:29
5 Pieces (2) for Piano, op. 1 : Scherzo à la russe
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 6:07
6 Romance, for Piano in F minor, Op. 5
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 5:49
7 Valse Sentimentale, for Piano (or Violin & Piano) in F minor, Op. 51/6
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 4:11
8 Nutcracker, Ballet, Op. 71: March
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 2:02
9 Nutcracker, Ballet, Op. 71: Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 1:55
10 Nutcracker, Ballet, Op. 71: Pas de Deux: Intrada
Pyotr Il'Yich Tchaikovsky 5:13

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Svetlana Stanceva (track 8)
composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (tracks 7–9, 9, 9–10, 10–11, 11, 13–19)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (– 1892) (track 12)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1876) (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
conductor:
Hymisher Greenburg (probably a pseudonym of Alfred Sholtz) (track 18)
Alberto Lizzio (conductor, an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 8)
Igor Markevitch (conductor) (tracks 1–6)
Vladimir Petroschoff (conductor, an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 16–18)
Alfred Scholz (tracks 7–19)
Laurence Siegel (conductor, possibly another pseudonym Alfred Scholz created) (tracks 7–11)
Peter Stern (conductor, supposedly a faux artist Alfred Scholz created) (tracks 7–11, 15, 18)
Serge Tchaikov (conductor, discogs reckons this is an unknown pseudonym) (tracks 7–11)
Peter Wohlert (tracks 7–11)
instruments:
Hélène Gàl (pianist, an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 11)
orchestra:
Amsterdam Symphony Orchestra (supposedly a faux orchestra name Alfred Scholz created) (tracks 7–11, 15, 18)
Berlin Festival Orchestra (possibly another Scholtz pseudonym) (tracks 16–18)
Deutsches Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (tracks 7–11)
The European Philharmonic Orchestra (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym, NOT the Austrian orchestra of the same name) (track 18)
New Philharmonia Orchestra London (name used on budget releases, not the London Philharmonic, the Philharmonia or the New Philharmonia) (tracks 7–11)
Mozart Festival Orchestra (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 8)
New Philharmonic Orchestra (unknown orchestra used on budget recordings) (tracks 7–11)
New Philharmonic Orchestra London (bogus name used on budget releases, not the London Philharmonic or the New Philharmonia) (tracks 7–11)
Orquesta Sinfónica Clásica de Baviera (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 8)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 10–11)
Simfonični orkester RTV Slovenija (RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra) (tracks 7–11)
Süddeutsche Philharmonie (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 12–19)
arrangements:
The Nutcracker Suite: March (Jim Dooley's arrangement) (track 13)
The Nutcracker: Danse des mirlitons (for organ, Goss-Custard) (track 18)
The Nutcracker: Ouverture miniature (for organ, Goss-Custard) (track 12)
The Nutcracker: Valse des fleurs (for organ, Goss-Custard) (track 19)
is the basis for:
Nutrocker (track 13)
part of:
The Sleeping Beauty, op. 66a (Suite) (tracks 7–9, 9, 9–10, 10–11)
The Swan Lake (suite from the ballet), op. 20a (Version B - 8 movements) (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
The Swan Lake (suite from the ballet), op. 20a (Version A - 6 movements) (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
partial recording of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Tchaikovsky (tracks 12–15, 17–18)
revision of:

CD 2

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1880-12-18) (track 5)
composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880-01 – 1880-05) (track 5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1893-02 – 1893-08) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Bystrík Režucha (tracks 1–5)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
Slovenská filharmónia (Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava) (tracks 1–5)
phonographic copyright by:
Mediaphon (NOT for release label use! Mediaphon-Musikproduktion und Verlag GmbH) (1980 – 1992) (track 5)
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 47) (track 5)
arrangements:
Capriccio Italien (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Capriccio Italien, op. 45 (for wind band, Winterbottom) (track 5)
is the basis for:
part of:
recording of:

CD 3

piano:
Peter Toperczer (tracks 1–3)
Ida Černecká (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1874-11 – 1875-02) (tracks 1–3)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1890-06 – 1890-07) (tracks 4–7)
conductor:
Lawrence Liegel (Alfred Scholz related) (tracks 1–3)
Anton Nanut (conductor) (tracks 1–3)
Bystrík Režucha (tracks 1–3)
Laurence Siegel (conductor, possibly another pseudonym Alfred Scholz created) (tracks 1–3)
Conrad von der Goltz (tracks 4–7)
instruments:
Peter Toperczer (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Conrad von der Goltz Chamber Orchestra (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 4–7)
London Festival Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1–3)
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra (Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava) (tracks 1–3)
revised by:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1891-11 – 1892-01) (tracks 4–7)
phonographic copyright by:
Mediaphon (NOT for release label use! Mediaphon-Musikproduktion und Verlag GmbH) (1980 – 1992) (track 4)
is the basis for:
AMERICA (STAGE 1) (City Connection) (track 1)
Concerto (track 1)
Tonight We Love (Freddy Martin 1941 hit) (track 1)
part of:
recording of:
version of:

CD 4

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1882-08-20) (track 1)
piano:
Yuri Rozum (tracks 3–10)
composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (track 9)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1867-03) (track 5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1868) (track 6)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880) (track 2)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880-09 – 1880-11) (track 1)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1882) (track 7)
conductor:
Henry Adolph (conductor, an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 1)
Alfred Gehardt (track 1)
Anton Nanut (conductor) (track 1)
Libor Pešek (track 1)
Bystrík Režucha (track 1)
Laurence Siegel (conductor, possibly another pseudonym Alfred Scholz created) (track 1)
orchestra:
Conrad von der Goltz Chamber Orchestra (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 2)
Philharmonia Slavonica (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 1)
Radio Symphony Orchestra Ljubjlana (RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra) (track 1)
Slovenská filharmónia (Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Mediaphon (NOT for release label use! Mediaphon-Musikproduktion und Verlag GmbH) (1993) (track 1)
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 49) (track 1)
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 124) (track 5)
arrangements:
1812 Ofarture (track 1)
6 Pieces, op. 51 no. 6: Valse sentimentale (for cello and piano, Rose) (track 7)
6 Pieces, op. 51 no. 6: Valse sentimentale (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
6 Pieces, op. 51 no. 6: Valse sentimentale (for violin and piano, arr. Press) (track 7)
Faeries (track 9)
Romance in F Minor, op. 5 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
The Year 1812, Festival Overture in E-flat major (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
has revision:
is based on:
is the basis for:
1812 Overdrive (track 1)
1812 Overture (excerpt) (Stan LePard adaptation) (track 1)
later versions:
orchestrations:
Romance in F Minor, op. 5 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
part of:
2 Pieces, op. 1 (for piano) (track 5)
2 Pieces, op. 1 (for piano) (track 5)
6 Pieces, op. 51 (for piano) (track 7)
Щелкунчик, op. 71: Действие II (The Nutcracker, op. 71: Act 2) (track 9)
recording of:
Romance in F minor, op. 5 (for piano) (track 6)
Scherzo à la russe, op. 1 no. 1 (for piano) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B0012RLX9C [info]