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  • Release Date: 6/29/1999
  • Label: Symposium
  • UPC: 760411240029
  • Catalog Number: 1240


Disc 1
  1. 1 Overture to La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie) - Gioachino Rossini & NBC Symphony Orchestra (8:57)
  2. 2 Zampa, opera: Overture - Ferdinand Hérold & NBC Symphony Orchestra (7:53)
  3. 3 La Gioconda, opera in 4 acts: Danza delle ore (Dance of the Hours) - Amilcare Ponchielli & NBC Symphony Orchestra (9:25)
  4. 4 Adagio for strings (arr. from 2nd mvt. of String Quartet), for string quartet/string orchestra), Op. 11 - Samuel Barber & NBC Symphony Orchestra (7:26)
  5. 5 Symphony No. 1 in D major ("Classical"), Op. 25 - Sergey Prokofiev & NBC Symphony Orchestra (11:39)
  6. 6 An der schönen, blauen Donau (On the Beautiful, Blue Danube), waltz for orchestra (with chorus ad lib), Op. 314 (RV 314) - Johann Strauss II & NBC Symphony Orchestra (8:24)
  7. 7 Carmen Suite for orchestra No. 1 (assembled by Ernest Guirard) - Georges Bizet & NBC Symphony Orchestra (12:55)
  8. 8 The Hebrides, overture in B minor for orchestra ("Fingal's Cave," 4 versions), Op. 26 - Felix Mendelssohn & NBC Symphony Orchestra (10:08)
  9. 9 Il segreto di Susanna, opera: Overture - Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari & NBC Symphony Orchestra (2:47)
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Arturo Toscanini Primary Artist
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