Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 2001: A Space Odyssey: Zarathustra
Richard Strauss 5 1:37
2 Piano Concerto no. 1 in B‐flat minor, op. 23: I. (excerpt)
Pyotr Tchaikovsky 2.5 9:00
3 Méditation from “Thaïs”
Jules Massenet 5:11
4 A Midsummer Night’s Dream, op. 61: Wedding March
Felix Mendelssohn 5:01
5 Tales from the Vienna Woods, op. 325, RV 325
Johann Strauss II 12:38
6 Ave Maria
Franz Schubert 4:53
7 Barcarolle from “The Tales of Hoffmann”
Jacques Offenbach 3:33
8 Solveig’s Song from “Peer Gynt”
Edvard Grieg 5:14
9 Humoresque in G‐flat major, B. 187 op. 101 no. 7
Antonín Dvořák 3:22
10 “1812” Overture in E‐flat major, op. 49
Pyotr Tchaikovsky 16:14

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1882-08-20) (track 10)
violin:
Lászlo Kóte (violin) (track 3)
piano:
Jenő Jandó (track 2)
choir vocals:
Sandor Czech Ensemble (possibly a choral ensemble, even if it might be another Alfred Scholz creation) (track 6)
composer:
Jacques Offenbach (track 7)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (track 5)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1825) (track 6)
Felix Mendelssohn (1842) (track 4)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1874-11 – 1875-02) (track 2)
Edvard Grieg (1875) (track 8)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880-09 – 1880-11) (track 10)
Antonín Dvořák (1894) (track 9)
Jules Massenet (1894) (track 3)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (1896) (track 1)
conductor:
Béla Bánfalvi (violinist, concert master of Budapest strings) (track 9)
Peter Falk (conductor) (track 5)
Ádám Fischer (Hungarian conductor) (tracks 4, 10)
Joseph Francek (conductor, probably a pseudonym for Alfred Scholz) (track 5)
János Kovács (track 4)
András Kórodi (track 3)
András Ligeti (track 2)
Norbert Neukamp (conductor) (track 5)
János Sándor (tracks 1, 7)
librettist:
Jules Barbier (track 7)
lyricist:
Sir Walter Scott (19th-century Scottish author) (track 6)
orchestra:
Budapesti Filharmóniai Társaság Zenekara (Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra) (tracks 2–4, 7)
Budapesti Vonósok (Budapest String Orchestra) (track 9)
Nemzeti Filharmonikus Zenekar (Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra) (tracks 1, 10)
Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera Orchestra) (track 5)
revised by:
Edvard Grieg (1891) (track 8)
translator:
Adam Storck (track 6)
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 49) (track 10)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 325) (track 5)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
1812 Ofarture (track 10)
Ave Maria (for handbell ensemble) (track 6)
Ave Maria (for violin and piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 6)
Ave Maria (for piano, Tilling) (track 6)
Ave Maria (Ellens dritter Gesang), S. 557d (for solo piano, Liszt, first version) (track 6)
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 "Ave Maria" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Ellens dritter Gesang (Ave Maria), S. 558 Nr. 12 (for solo piano, Liszt, second version) (track 6)
Les Contes d'Hoffmann: Barcarolle (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Meditation from Thaïs (for trumpet and orchestra, arr. Nakariakov) (track 3)
Meditation from Thaïs (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Meditation from Thaïs (for violin and piano, arr. Marsick) (track 3)
Meditation from Thaïs (for orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 3)
The Year 1812, Festival Overture in E-flat major (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Wedding March from "A Midsummer Night's Dream" (for organ, Woods) (track 4)
is based on:
is the basis for:
1812 Overdrive (track 10)
1812 Overture (excerpt) (Stan LePard adaptation) (track 10)
AMERICA (STAGE 1) (City Connection) (track 2)
Ave Maria 2001 (track 6)
Ave María (Pallavicini's text) (track 6)
Barcarolles (track 7)
Concerto (track 2)
G’schichten aus dem Wienerwald (vocal version) (track 5)
Solveig's Song (track 8)
Solveig's Song (with Herik Ibsen lyrics) (track 8)
Tonight We Love (Freddy Martin 1941 hit) (track 2)
later translated versions:
Mīlas nakts (barkorāle no operas "Hofmaņa stāsti") (track 7)
later versions:
Also sprach Zarathustra (2001) (arr. Deodato) (track 1)
Ave Maria (arr. Ann and Nancy Wilson) (track 6)
Ave Maria (Schubert's, in English, from "Fantasia") (track 6)
Ave Maria (Schubert's Ave Maria: Latin "Ave Maria" text sung to the tune of 'Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 "Ave Maria"') (track 6)
Heavenly Father (track 6)
Lost Song (track 8)
part of:
Les Contes d'Hoffmann: Acte III (Giulietta) (alternate order) (track 7)
Thaïs: Acte II (track 3)
Also sprach Zarathustra (op 30; TrV 176) (track 1)
partial recording of:
recording of:
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria” (Schubert's song, not the Bach/Gounod work) (track 6)
Humoresque in G-flat major, op. 101 no. 7 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
version of: