Annotation

1991 Delta Music Inc.

Annotation last modified on 2012-10-03 22:09 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Polonaise, From 'Eugene Onegin'
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 4:48
2 Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op. 95 "From the New World": II. Largo
Antonín Dvořák 12:47
3 Waltz of the Flowers, From 'The Nutcracker'
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 6:42
4 Capriccio Espagnol, Op. 34: Alborada
Николай Андреевич Римский‐Корсаков 1:24
5 The Last Spring
Edvard Grieg 6:08
6 Slavonic Dance No. 2
Antonín Dvořák 5:31
7 The Sleeping Beauty - Introduction
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 2:49
8 Siegfried's Death and Funeral March, From 'Twilight of the Gods'
Richard Wagner 7:00
9 Songs My Mother Taught Me
Antonín Dvořák 2:18
10 Emperor Waltz
Johann Strauss II 11:52

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Berlin, Germany (1889-10-21) (track 10)
additional conductor:
Carl Michalski (conductor) (track 10)
composer:
Edvard Grieg (track 5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (tracks 1, 3, 7)
Richard Wagner (1869 – 1874) (track 8)
Richard Wagner (1872-01-04 – 1874-11-21) (track 8)
Antonín Dvořák (1878-04 – 1878-08-22) (track 6)
Antonín Dvořák (1880-01 – 1880-02) (track 9)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1889) (track 10)
Antonín Dvořák (1893-01-10 – 1893-05-24) (track 2)
conductor:
Béla Bánfalvi (violinist, concert master of Budapest strings) (track 9)
Antal Doráti (track 1)
Ádám Fischer (Hungarian conductor) (track 6)
Herbert Kegel (track 5)
Pavel Urbanek (conductor) (tracks 2, 5)
Hans Vonk (track 3)
dedicated to:
librettist:
Richard Wagner (track 8)
orchestra:
Budapest Strings (Budapest String Orchestra) (track 9)
Hungarian State Orchestra (Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra) (track 6)
Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera Orchestra) (track 10)
orchestrator:
Edvard Grieg (track 5)
part of:
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 437) (track 10)
arrangement of:
Gipsy Songs, op. 55: IV. Songs My Mother Taught Me (for voice and piano) (track 9)
arrangements:
Capriccio Espagnol, op. 34 (for brass band, Wilkinson) (track 4)
Götterdämmerung: Trauermarsch (for piano, Busoni) (track 8)
Götterdämmerung: Trauermusik aus dem letzten Aufzug (for piano solo, Stradal) (track 8)
Kaiser-Walzer (for chamber ensemble, Schönberg) (track 10)
Slavonic Dance no. 1 in G minor (for violin and piano, Kreisler) (track 6)
The Nutcracker: Valse des fleurs (for organ, Goss-Custard) (track 3)
is the basis for:
A New World (track 2)
Goin’ Home (track 2)
Más allá (track 2)
Polonaise aus Tschaikowskys „Eugen Onegin“, S. 429 (for solo piano, Liszt) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Valse de l'Empereur (track 10)
later versions:
Going Home (Largo "From the New World") (James Last pop arrangement) (track 2)
Negro Spiritual Melody (for violin and piano, Kreisler) (track 2)
orchestration of:
part of:
Спящая красавица, op. 66 (The Sleeping Beauty) (track 7)
Slavonic Dances, op. 46, B. 83 (for orchestra) (track 6)
To elegiske melodier, op. 34 (for orchestra) (track 5)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Gipsy Songs, op. 55: IV. Songs My Mother Taught Me (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
revision of: