Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Daphnis et Chloé: Lever du jour
Maurice Ravel 5:24
2 Symphonie fantastique: Un bal
Hector Berlioz 5 6:35
3 Symphonie no. 1 "Classique": Allegro
Sergei Prokofiev 4:26
4 Gaîté parisienne: Valse lente. Tempo di marcia
Jacques Offenbach 4:57
5 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Ouverture
Gioachino Rossini 7:35
6 A Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo
Felix Mendelssohn 4:39
7 Pelléas et Mélisande: Sicilienne
Gabriel Fauré 3:58
8 Concierto de Aranjuez: Allegro con spirito
Joaquín Rodrigo 6:11
9 Carmen suite no. 2: Séguillide
Georges Bizet 2:01
10 Casse-noisette: Marche
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 2:29
11 Casse-noisette: Danse de la Fée-Dragée
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1:51
12 The Planets: Mercury, the Winged Messenger
Gustav Holst 4:03
13 Escales...: Calme
Jacques Ibert 6:30
14 Pini di Roma: I pini di Villa Borghese
Ottorino Respighi 2:41
15 Gymnopédie no. 1
Erik Satie 2:58
16 Pétrouchka: Danse russe
Igor Stravinsky 2:32
17 Tableaux d'une exposition: La Cabane sur des pattes de poule (extrait) / La Grande Porte de Kiev
Modest Mussorgsky 6:42

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
Carlos Bonell (track 8)
balance engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer) (track 15)
composer:
Georges Bizet (track 9)
Gabriel Fauré (track 7)
Jacques Offenbach (track 4)
Gioachino Rossini (track 5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (tracks 10–11)
Hector Berlioz (1830) (track 2)
Felix Mendelssohn (1842) (track 6)
Модест Петрович Мусоргский (composer) (1874-06-02 – 1874-06-22) (tracks 17, 17)
Erik Satie (French composer) (1888) (track 15)
Erik Satie (French composer) (1888-02 – 1888-04) (track 15)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1909 – 1912) (track 1)
Gustav Holst (1914 – 1916) (track 12)
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев (Russian composer) (1917) (track 3)
Jacques Ibert (1922) (track 13)
Ottorino Respighi (1924) (track 14)
Joaquín Rodrigo (Spanish composer and virtuoso pianist) (1939) (track 8)
conductor:
Charles Dutoit (tracks 1, 3–13, 15–17)
Charles Dutoit (1982-06) (track 14)
Charles Dutoit (1984-05) (track 2)
orchestra:
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (tracks 1, 3–13, 15–17)
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (1982-06) (track 14)
orchestrator:
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (track 1)
Claude Debussy (1897) (track 15)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1922) (tracks 17, 17)
producer:
Paul Myers (classical record producer) (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
The Decca Record Company Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1981) (track 8)
The Decca Record Company Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1983) (track 14)
The Decca Record Company Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1992) (track 5)
recorded at:
Église de Saint-Eustache (Montreal) in Montreal (city), Quebec, Canada (track 8)
Église de Saint-Eustache (Montreal) in Montreal (city), Quebec, Canada (1982-06) (track 14)
Église de Saint-Eustache (Montreal) in Montreal (city), Quebec, Canada (1984-05) (track 2)
Église de Saint-Eustache (Montreal) in Montreal (city), Quebec, Canada (1987-10) (track 15)
arrangements:
Concierto de Aranjuez: I. Allegro con spirito (for harp and orchestra, Rodrigo 1974) (track 8)
Escales: I. Rome-Palermo. Calme (for piano duo) (track 13)
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Sinfonia (for two guitars, Giuliani) (track 5)
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Sinfonia (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Sinfonia (for wind ensemble, arr. Sedlak) (track 5)
Mercury, The Messenger (Arranged for organ) (track 12)
Pini di Roma: I. I pini di Villa Borghese: Allegretto vivace (for band, van Grevenbroek) (track 14)
Première Gymnopédie: Lent et douloureux (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
Symphonie fantastique, S. 470: II. Un bal (for piano solo, Liszt) (track 2)
The Nutcracker Suite: March (Jim Dooley's arrangement) (track 10)
The Pines of Rome: I. The Pines of Villa Borghese (for concert band, Duker) (track 14)
The Planets, op. 32: III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger (for brass quintet and organ) (track 12)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Drifting, Dreaming (track 15)
Nutrocker (track 10)
Rabbit of Seville (1950 Warner Bros. Looney Tunes theatrical cartoon short) (track 5)
later parody versions:
later versions:
Symphonie fantastique, op. 14: II. Un bal (alternative version with cornet obbligato) (track 2)
Trois Gymnopedies (first movement) (Gary Numan version) (track 15)
orchestration of:
orchestrations:
Gymnopédie no. 1: Lent et douloureux (orchestrated by Lenehan & Kennedy) (track 15)
Gymnopédies: II. Lent et douloureux (Satie: Gymnopédie No. 1 orchestrated by Debussy) (track 15)
part of:
Escales (for orchestra) (track 13)
Gymnopédies (orchestrated by Debussy) (track 15)
Gymnopédies (track 15)
Pini di Roma, P 141 (track 14)
The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32 (with "Pluto" by Colin Matthews) (track 12)
The Planets, op. 32 (original version) (track 12)
Carmen Suite no. 1 (track 9)
Gaîté Parisienne (track 4)
Tableaux d'une exposition (orchestrated by Ravel) (tracks 17, 17)
recording of:
Carmen Suite no. 1: IV. Séguedille (based on Carmen: Act I. Séguedille et Duo « Près des remparts de Séville ») (track 9)
Escales: I. Rome-Palermo. Calme (for orchestra) (track 13)
Gymnopédies: I. Lent et grave (Satie: Gymnopédie No. 3 orchestrated by Debussy) (track 15)
Pétrouchka : Tableau Ic. Danse russe (1947 version) (track 16)
Tableaux d'une exposition: X. La grande porte de Kiev (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Tchaikovsky (tracks 10–11)
revision of:

Release

ASIN: US: B000JSUQJ8 [info]