Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Gayaneh: Sabre Dance
Aram Khachaturian 2:27
2 Caucasian Sketches, op. 10: Procession of the Sardar
Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov 3:37
3 Symphony no. 5 in D minor, op. 47: II.
Dmitri Shostakovich 5:34
4 String Quartet no. 2 in D major: III. Nocturne
Alexander Borodin 7:41
5 Ruslan and Lyudmila: Overture
Mikhail Glinka 5:22
6 Marche slave, op. 31
Peter Tchaikovsky 9:48
7 The Firebird: Finale
Igor Stravinsky 2:44
8 Russian Easter Festival Overture, op. 36
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov 16:00
9 Alexander Nevsky: Alexander Nevsky's Entry into Pskov
Sergei Prokofiev 4:25
10 Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30: II.
Sergei Rachmaninov 10:29
11 Pictures at an Exhibition: The Great Gate of Kiev
Modest Mussorgsky 5:53

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1876-11-18) (track 6)
strings:
Alberni Quartet (track 4)
choir vocals:
composer:
Михаил Иванович Глинка (Russian composer) (1837 – 1842) (track 5)
Модест Петрович Мусоргский (composer) (1874-06-02 – 1874-06-22) (track 11)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1876-09 – 1876-10) (track 6)
Александр Порфирьевич Бородин (Alexander Borodin) (1881) (track 4)
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (composer) (1887-08 – 1888-04) (track 8)
Дмитрий Дмитриевич Шостакович (composer) (1937-04 – 1937-07) (track 3)
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев (Russian composer) (1938 – 1939) (track 9)
Aram Khachaturian (Soviet-Armenian composer, Aram Khachaturian) (1942) (track 1)
conductor:
William Boughton (track 5)
Enrique Bátiz (track 8)
Antal Doráti (track 7)
Ádám Fischer (Hungarian conductor) (track 6)
Neeme Järvi (track 9)
Gilbert Levine (track 11)
Kurt Sanderling (tracks 3, 10)
orchestra:
Deutsches Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (track 11)
Konzerthausorchester Berlin (Berliner Sinfonie-Orchester prior to 2006) (tracks 3, 10)
Nemzeti Filharmonikus Zenekar (Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra) (track 6)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 5)
orchestrator:
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1922) (track 11)
solo piano:
Peter Rösel (track 10)
publisher:
Musikverlag M. P. Belaieff (1890) (track 8)
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 45) (track 6)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Nocturne (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 4)
Nocturne for Violin and Orchestra (arranged by Rimsky-Korsakov) (track 4)
String Quartet no. 2 in D major: III. Notturno (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
is based on:
is the basis for:
The Hula Hoop (track 1)
アマール (track 6)
orchestration of:
orchestrations:
Nocturne for Strings (orchestration by Sargent) (track 4)
Notturno: Andante amoroso (orchestration by Tcherepnin) (track 4)
part of:
String Quartet no. 2 in D major (movement) (track 4)
Firebird Suite (catch-all for unknown versions) (track 7)
Tableaux d'une exposition (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 11)
recording of:
Firebird Suite: VII. Finale (catch-all for unknown versions) (track 7)
Sabre Dance, from the ballet Gayaneh (catch-all for unknown versions) (track 1)
Tableaux d'une exposition: X. La grande porte de Kiev (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:

Release Group

part of: In Classical Mood