Annotation

Label: CBS Masterworks - Catalog #: MK 37289 - Format: CD - UPC: 07464372892

Annotation last modified on 2008-03-26 23:30 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Boléro
Maurice Ravel 13:57
2 La Valse
Maurice Ravel 13:01
3 Rapsodie espagnole
Maurice Ravel 15:54
4 Alborada del gracioso
Maurice Ravel 8:42

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1895 – 1908) (track 3)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1904 – 1905) (track 4)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1919 – 1920) (track 2)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1928) (track 1)
conductor:
Lorin Maazel (tracks 2–4)
Lorin Maazel (1981) (track 1)
orchestra:
Orchestre national de France (1981) (track 1)
orchestrator:
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1907 – 1908) (track 3)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1918) (track 4)
premiered at:
Palais Garnier in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1928-11-22) (track 1)
recorded at:
part of:
arrangements:
Boléro (arr. Ravel for piano 4-hands) (track 1)
Boléro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
La Valse (arranged for solo piano by Glenn Gould) (track 2)
La Valse (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
La valse (for piano duo) (track 2)
La valse (for piano solo) (track 2)
is the basis for:
No More Boleros (track 1)
later parody versions:
Bolero (track 1)
Bolero (track 1)
Le Parti d'en rire (track 1)
later versions:
Bolero (Starink version) (track 1)
Boléro (arr. Django Rheinhardt) (track 1)
Boléro (arr. Ravel for 2 pianos) (track 1)
Troublant Bolero (track 1)
orchestration of:
Miroirs: IV. Alborada del gracioso (original for piano solo) (track 4)
Rapsodie espagnole (for piano duo) (track 3)
parts:
Rapsodie espagnole: II. Malagueña. Assez vif (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 3)
Rapsodie espagnole: IV. Feria. Assez animé (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 3)
recording of:
Alborada del gracioso (for orchestra, Ravel) (track 4)
La Valse (for orchestra) (track 2)
Rapsodie espagnole (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 3)
Boléro (1981) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
This Is the Story (Clare Muldaur) (track 1)