Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Handel 2:57
2 Waltz From 'The Sleeping Beauty'
Tchaikovsky 4:33
3 Nessun Dorma!
Puccini; Adami & Simoni 3:27
4 Marche Militaire
Schubert 4:17
5 Prelude in C Sharp Minor
Rachmaninov 3:42
6 The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Dukas 9:12
7 Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Bach arr. H P Allen 2:42
8 Pomp & Circumstance March No.4
Elgar 4:32
9 O Del Mio Amato Ben
Donaudy 3:59
10 Ride of the Valkyries
Wagner 4:33
11 Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso
Saint‐Saëns 8:51
12 In the Hall of the Mountain King
Grieg 2:29
13 Rondo From 'Eine Kleine Nachtmusik'
Mozart 4:06
14 Del Tempio Al Limitar
Bizet; Cormon & Carré 4:26
15 Hungarian Dance No.6 in D
Brahms 2:54
16 Intermezzo From 'Karelia Suite'
Sibelius 3:04
17 Polonaise in A
Chopin 3:55
18 La Calinda
Delius arr. Fenby 3:28

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Jascha Heifetz (violinist) (track 11)
organ:
Léon Goossens (track 7)
piano:
Solomon (British classical pianist) (track 17)
arranger:
Sir Hugh Allen (track 7)
baritone vocals:
Giuseppe De Luca (Italian operatic baritone) (track 14)
choir vocals:
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 7)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (track 14)
Stefano Donaudy (track 9)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (track 2)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1748) (track 1)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1787) (track 13)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1854 – 1856) (track 10)
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1863) (track 11)
Johannes Brahms (1868) (track 15)
Edvard Grieg (composer) (1875) (track 12)
Jean Sibelius (1893) (track 16)
Frederick Delius (composer) (1896 – 1897) (track 18)
Paul Dukas (composer) (1896 – 1897) (track 6)
Edward Elgar (composer) (1907) (track 8)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1921-03 – 1924-03) (track 3)
conductor:
Sir John Barbirolli (conductor and cellist) (tracks 4, 11)
Sir Thomas Beecham (conductor) (tracks 1, 16)
Albert Coates (track 10)
Edward Elgar (composer) (track 8)
Sir Eugene Goossens (track 12)
Sir Hamilton Harty (track 15)
Constant Lambert (composer and conductor) (tracks 2, 18)
Arturo Toscanini (conductor) (track 6)
Bruno Walter (conductor) (track 13)
librettist:
Giuseppe Adami (track 3)
Renato Simoni (track 3)
orchestra:
BBC Symphony Orchestra (tracks 8, 16)
Hallé Orchestra (tracks 15, 18)
London Philharmonic Orchestra (tracks 1, 11–12)
New Symphony Orchestra of London (often referred to as just The New Symphony Orchestra) (track 4)
revised by:
Edvard Grieg (composer) (1888) (track 12)
soprano vocals:
Claudia Muzio (track 9)
tenor vocals:
Jussi Björling (tenor) (track 3)
Beniamino Gigli (tenor) (track 14)
publisher:
Schott Music International (publisher; do not use as label) (track 10)
premiered at:
Queen’s Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1907-08-24) (track 8)
part of:
Works of Camille Saint-Saëns by opus number (number: op. 28) (track 11)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Cosmic Chorale (track 7)
Creole Dance from "Koanga" (for cello and piano, Palmer) (track 18)
Die Walküre: Der Ritt der Walküren (for piano solo, Stradal) (track 10)
Die Walküre: Walkürenritt (arr. Hutschenruyter) (track 10)
Die Walküre: Walkürenritt (for piano, Brassin) (track 10)
In the Hall of the Mountain King (Erasure's arrangement) (track 12)
Introduction et Rondo capriccioso en la mineur pour violon et orchestre, op. 28 (arr Nakariakov for trumpet and orchestra) (track 11)
Introduction et Rondo capriccioso en la mineur, op. 28 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Introduction et Rondo capriccioso en la mineur, op. 28 (for two pianos, Debussy) (track 11)
Introduction et Rondo capriccioso, op. 28 (for flute and piano, Sinkova) (track 11)
Introduction et Rondo capriccioso, op. 28 (for violin and piano) (track 11)
Introduction et Rondo capriccioso, op. 28 (for flute, clarinet and wind orchestra, Brooks) (track 11)
Karelia-sarja, op. 11: I. Intermezzo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 16)
L’Apprenti sorcier (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
L’Apprenti sorcier (for piano, arr. Staub) (track 6)
L’apprenti sorcier (for two pianos) (track 6)
Nessun dorma (for brass band, arr. Snell) (track 3)
Ride of the Valkyries (OpenBSD 5.6 theme) (track 10)
Ride of the Valkyries (for brass band, Owen) (track 10)
Ride of the Valkyries from "Die Walküre" (for organ, Lemare) (track 10)
The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (arranged by Beecham) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Karelia Suite, op. 11: I. Intermezzo (for piano) (track 16)
L'Apprenti sorcier (track 6)
Più delle valchirie (Il mio nome è Nessuno) (track 10)
ワルキューレの騎行 (スーパーロボット大戦F) (track 10)
神様 見てよ (track 7)
later translated versions:
El nostre heroi (track 3)
Going to Win (track 3)
Hear My Prayer (English translation of Nessun dorma) (track 3)
later versions:
Hall of the Mountain King (Apocalyptica's arrangement) (track 12)
orchestration of:
part of:
Turandot: Atto III (track 3)
The Sleeping Beauty, op. 66a (Suite) (track 2)
Hungarian Dances for Orchestra (catch-all for unknown and one-off orchestrations) (track 15)
recording of:
Hungarian Dance for orchestra no. 6 in D major: Vivace (catch-all for unknown and one-off orchestrations) (track 15)
Karelia-sarja, op. 11: I. Intermezzo (for orchestra) (track 16)
Koanga: La Calinda (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
Käferherz (track 12)
Prelude to Madness (track 12)
Fantasmic! (theme park show soundtrack) (tracks 6, 6)
translated version of:
version of:

Release

ASIN:US: B000R02T70 [info]