Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite from the Ballet

Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite from the Ballet

by Moscow Symphony Orchestra
     
 

Nutcracker is divided into two sections, a 30-minute suite from Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker and a 30-minute suite from Rimsky-Korsakov's Christmas Eve. Michael Halasz and the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra perform the former, while Igor Golovschin and the Moscow Symphony Orchestra perform the latter. In addition, Prunella Scales narrates the pieces.See more details below

Overview

Nutcracker is divided into two sections, a 30-minute suite from Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker and a 30-minute suite from Rimsky-Korsakov's Christmas Eve. Michael Halasz and the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra perform the former, while Igor Golovschin and the Moscow Symphony Orchestra perform the latter. In addition, Prunella Scales narrates the pieces. Overall, a nice two-fer highlighted by the Nutcracker suite.

Product Details

Release Date:
07/17/2001
Label:
Naxos
UPC:
0747313534227
catalogNumber:
8555342

Tracks

  1. Overture  -  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  2. March  -  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  3. Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy  -  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  4. Russian Dance  -  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  5. Arabian Dance  -  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  6. Chinese Dance  -  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  7. Dance of the toy trumpets  -  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  8. Waltz of the Flowers  -  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  9. Finale  -  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  10. Introduction  - Igor Golovschin
  11. Procession of the Comet  - Igor Golovschin
  12. Devil's Dance  - Igor Golovschin
  13. Vakula woos Oksana / Polonaise  - Igor Golovschin
  14. Ovsyen and Koyada  - Igor Golovschin
  15. Vakula and Oksana  - Igor Golovschin

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