50 Best London Symphony Orchestra

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/26/2013
  • Label: Warner Classics
  • EAN: 5099943330928
  • Catalog Number: 333092
  • Sales rank: 309,934

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Symphony No. 5 in C minor ("Fate"), Op. 67: 1. Allegro con brio - Eugen Jochum & London Symphony Orchestra (8:23)
  2. 2 Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: 2. Allegretto scherzando - Eugen Jochum & London Symphony Orchestra (4:26)
  3. 3 Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus (The Creatures of Prometheus), ballet, Op. 43: Overture - André Previn & London Symphony Orchestra (5:11)
  4. 4–7 A Midsummer Night's Dream, incidental music, Op. 61 - André Previn & Felix Mendelssohn (30:00)
  5. 5 Symphony No. 1 in D major ("Classical"), Op. 25: 1. Allegro - André Previn & Sergey Prokofiev (4:12)
  6. 9–17 Nutcracker, ballet, Op. 71 - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & André Previn (25:47)
Disc 2
  1. 1–5 The Swan Lake, ballet, Op. 20 - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & André Previn (15:59)
  2. 2 Hänsel und Gretel, opera: Overture - André Previn & London Symphony Orchestra (7:52)
  3. 3 Parsifal, opera, WWV 111: Act 3. Prelude - Richard Wagner & Adrian Boult (5:22)
  4. 4 Carmina Burana, scenic cantata for soloists, choruses & orchestra: Tanz - André Previn & Carl Orff (1:46)
  5. 5 Turangalîla-symphonie, for piano, ondes martenot & orchestra, I/29: 1. Introduction - André Previn & Olivier Messiaen (6:54)
  6. 6 Concert champêtre, for harpsichord & orchestra, FP 49: 2. Sicilienne: Andante - André Previn & Francis Poulenc (5:52)
  7. 7 Pini di Roma (The Pines of Rome), symphonic poem, P. 141: I pini di Via Appia - Ottorino Respighi & Lamberto Gardelli (5:10)
  8. 8 Fantasia on Greensleeves, for harp, flute & strings (arranged by R. Greaves; from the opera "Sir John in Love") - Adrian Boult & Ralph Vaughan Williams (4:36)
  9. 9 By the Sleepy Lagoon, valse serenade for orchestra: Valse serenade - London Symphony Orchestra & Charles Mackerras (3:05)
  10. 10 Symphony No. 8 in C minor, Op. 65 (Stalingrad): 2. Allegretto - André Previn & Dmitry Shostakovich (5:53)
  11. 11 Spartacus, ballet: Adagio of Spartacus & Phrygia (extract) - Aram Khachaturian & Aram Khachaturian (5:47)
  12. 12 Boléro, ballet for orchestra: Conclusion - André Previn & Maurice Ravel (5:17)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Rhapsody in Blue, for piano: Beginning - André Previn & André Previn (5:22)
  2. 2–9 Romeo and Juliet, ballet in 4 acts, Op. 64 - André Previn & Sergey Prokofiev (34:57)
  3. 3 Enigma Variations, for orchestra, Op. 36: Nimrod - Edward Elgar & Adrian Boult (4:01)
  4. 4 Job, A Masque for Dancing, ballet: Satan's Dance of Triumph - Adrian Boult & London Symphony Orchestra (3:32)
  5. 5 Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: 3. Adagio - Edward Elgar & Richard Hickox (4:50)
  6. 6 English Folk Song Suite, for military band: 1. March (Seventeen Come Sunday) - Adrian Boult & London Symphony Orchestra (2:56)
  7. 7 Sea Interludes (4) from Peter Grimes, for orchestra, Op. 33a: Sunday morning (Allegro spiritoso) - André Previn & London Symphony Orchestra (3:51)
  8. 8 Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 63: 3. Allegro ben marcato - Sergey Prokofiev & Colin Davis (5:53)
  9. 9 Serenade for strings (or piano, 4 hands) in C major, Op. 48: 2. Valse: Moderato - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & John Barbirolli (3:53)
  10. 10 Slavonic March, for orchestra, Op. 31 - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & André Previn (9:36)
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