Stravinsky* - Antal Dorati, The London Symphony Orchestra ‎– The Firebird (Complete Ballet) • Fireworks • Song Of The Nightingale • Tango • Scherzo Á La Russe

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Mercury Living Presence ‎– 432 012-2
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CD, Compilation
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Tracklist

1 Fireworks, Fantasy For Ochestra 3:57
The Firebird (Complete Ballet) (41:12)
2 Introduction 2:21
Tableau I
3 The Enchanted Garden Of Katschei 1:32
4 Appearance Of The Firebird, Pursued By Prince Ivan 1:54
5 Dance Of The Firebird 1:17
6 Capture Of The Firebird By Prince Ivan 0:56
7 Supplication Of The Firebird 5:21
8 Appearance Of The Enchanted Princesses 1:43
9 The Princesses' Game With The Golden Apples (Scherzo) 2:22
10 Sudden Appearance Of Prince Ivan 1:23
11 Khorovod (Rond Dance) Of The Princesses 3:44
12 Daybreak 1:23
13 Magic Carillon, Appearance Of Kastchei's Monster Guardians, And Capture Of Prince Ivan 1:16
14 Arrival Of Kastchei The Immortal 1:16
15 Dialogue Of Kastchei And Prince Ivan 0:58
16 Intercession Of The Princesses 0:50
17 Appearance Of The Firebird 0:29
18 Dance Of Kastchei's Retinue, Enchanted By The Firebird 0:42
19 Infernal Dance Of All Kastchei's Subjects 4:25
20 Lullaby (Firebird) 2:42
21 Kastchei's Awakening 0:55
22 Kastchei's Death; Profound Darkness 1:03
Tableau II
23 Disappearance Of Kastchei's Palace And Magical Creations, Return To Life Of The Petrified Knights, General Rejoicing 2:42
24 Tango 3:31
25 Scherzo Á La Russe 3:50
Song Of The Nightingale (21:26)
26 Introduction 2:19
27 Chinese March 3:28
28 Song Of The Nightingale 3:42
29 The Mechanical Nightingale's Game 11:57

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Total Playing Time: 74:07

The Firebird was recorded on June 7, 1959; Fireworks and Scherzo a la russe, on June 27, 1964; Tango on July 7, 1964; Song of the Nightingale on June 22 and June 24, 1964. All were recorded on half-inch 3 track tape, in Watford Town Hall outside London, using 3 Telefunken 201 microphones.

Reproduction of custom design for "The Firebird" from CHAGALL, coutesy Skira, Inc. N.Y.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 028943201223
  • ASIN: B0000057KU
  • Other (SPARS Code): ADD

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