Previn, André

100 Best Ballet

6 Compact Disc
2 Jun 2008

Barcode: 5099920677725

Composer: Various
Other participants: Donohoe, Lieberman, Collard, London Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Previn, Khachaturian, Mackerras, Plasson, Slatkin, Muti, Rattle

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 No.10: Scene (Moderato): Swan Lake, Op.20  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
02 2. Waltz (Tempo di valse): Swan Lake, Op.20, Act I  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
03 IV. Dance of the Cygnets (Allegro moderato): Swan Lake, Op.20, Act II, 13. Dances of the Swans  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
04 V. Andante - Andante non troppo - Allegro: Swan Lake, Op.20, Act II, 13. Dances of the Swans  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery/Christopher 
05 20. Hungarian Dance: Csárdás (Moderato assai - Allegro moderato - Vivace): Swan Lake, Op.20, Act III  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
06 21. Spanish Dance (Allegro non troppo: tempo di bolero): Swan Lake, Op.20, Act III  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
07 22. Neapolitan Dance (Allegro moderato - Andantino quasi moderato): Swan Lake, Op.20, Act III  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
08 23. Mazurka: Swan Lake, Op.20, Act III  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
09 Introduction (Allegro vivo - Andantino): Sleeping Beauty, Op.66  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery/Christopher 
10 'The Spell', 8. Pas d'action:: Rose Adagio (Andante - Adagio maestoso): Sleeping Beauty, Op.66, Act I  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery/Christopher 
11 'The Vision': 17. Panorama (Andantino): Sleeping Beauty, Op.66, Act II, Scene 1  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery/Christopher 
12 'The Spell': 6. Waltz (Allegro: Tempo di valse): Sleeping Beauty, Op.66, Act I  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery/Christopher 
13 Overture: The Nutcracker, Op.71, Act I  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
14 March: The Nutcracker, Op.71, Scene 1  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
15 Variation 2: Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy - Coda [to Pas de deux]: The Nutcracker, Op.71, Divertissement  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
16 Trepak (Russian Dance): The Nutcracker, Op.71, Divertissement  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
17 Chocolate (Spanish Dance): The Nutcracker, Op.71, Divertissement  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
18 Coffee (Arab Dance): The Nutcracker, Op.71, Divertissement  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
19 Tea (Chinese Dance): The Nutcracker, Op.71, Divertissement  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
20 Dance of the Reed Flutes: The Nutcracker, Op.71, Divertissement  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
21 Waltz of the Flowers: The Nutcracker, Op.71, Divertissement  - Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
Disc 2 
01 Polonaise (Act III): Eugene Onegin  - Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France/State Aca 
02 Pas de Deux (Act III): Don Quixote  - Robert Irving/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
03 Conclusion (from La Bayadere) (2008 Digital Remaster): The Kingdom of the Shades  - John Lanchbery/Sydney Symphony Orchestra 
04 Dance of the Knights: Romeo and Juliet (1987 Digital Remaster)  - London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn 
05 Balcony Scene (Act I): Romeo and Juliet (1987 Digital Remaster)  - London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn 
06 Pas de châle (Allegretto): Cinderella, Op.87, Act I  - London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn 
07 Fairies: Spring-Summer-Autumn-Winter (Act I): Cinderella  - London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn 
08 Pas de deux: The Prince and Cinderella (Adagio): Cinderella, Op.87, Act II  - London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn 
09 Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia: Spartacus highlights (1993 Digital Remaster)  - London Symphony Orchestra/Aram Il'yich Khachaturia 
10 Polka: The Age Of Gold Suite, Op. 22  - Robert Irving/Philharmonia Orchestra 
11 Sabre Dance: Gayaneh - Suite from the Ballet  - Yuri Temirkanov/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
12 Dance of the Rose-Maidens: Gayaneh - Suite from the Ballet  - Yuri Temirkanov/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
13 Lezghinka: Gayaneh - Suite from the Ballet  - Yuri Temirkanov/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
Disc 3 
01 Introduction - Dance of the Cock and Hens (Act I): La Fille mal gardèe  - Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Barry Words 
02 Widow Simone - Clog Dance (Act II): La Fille mal gardèe  - Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Barry Words 
03 29. Pas de deux: La Fille mal gardée, Act II  - Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Barry Words 
04 30. Finale: La Fille mal gardée, Act II  - Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Barry Words 
05 Valse (Act I): Giselle (2008 Digital Remaster)  - Philharmonia Orchestra/Robert Irving 
06 Pas de deux (Act II): Giselle (2008 Digital Remaster)  - Philharmonia Orchestra/Robert Irving 
07 Pas de deux et Variations (interpolation for 1899 revival): Le Corsaire (1996 Digital Remaster)  - London Festival Ballet Orchestra/Terence Kern 
08 Les nubiennes - Variation du miroir - Danse de Phrynè: Faust Ballet Music (2008 Digital Remaster)  - New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerras 
09 Prelude & Mazurka: Coppélia (1988 Digital Remaster)  - New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerras 
10 Waltz: Coppélia (1988 Digital Remaster)  - New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerras 
11 Czárdás: Coppélia (1988 Digital Remaster)  - New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerras 
12 Overture (La Vie Parisienne): Gaîté Parisienne (1989 Digital Remaster)  - Manuel Rosenthal/Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte 
13 Les Chasseresses: Sylvia (Suite)  - New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerras 
14 Intermezzo & Valse lente: Sylvia (Suite)  - New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerras 
15 Pizzicati: Sylvia (Suite)  - New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerras 
16 Dance of the Two Pigeons (Allegretto): The Two Pigeons - Ballet in two acts (1984 Digital Remaster), Act I (An attic st  - Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
17 Dance of the Gypsies (Pesante alla marcia): The Two Pigeons - Ballet in two acts (1984 Digital Remaster), Act I (An att  - Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
18 Hungarian Dance (Allegretto pesante): The Two Pigeons - Ballet in two acts (1984 Digital Remaster), Act II, Scene 1 (A  - Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/John Lanchbery 
19 Boléro (abbrev. version; arr. Bates) (1992 Digital Remaster)  - London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn 
Disc 4 
01 Le tour de passe-passe - Danse russe: Petrushka - Scènes burlesques en quatre tableaux, Première tableau  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Peter Donoho 
02 Prélude in A, Op.28 No.7: Les Sylphides (1994 Digital Remaster)  - Robert Irving/Philharmonia Orchestra 
03 Grande Valse brillante in E Flat, Op.18: Les Sylphides (1994 Digital Remaster)  - Robert Irving/Philharmonia Orchestra 
04 Cancan: La Boutique fantasque  - Robert Irving/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
05 Rondeau: Les Biches (1981 Digital Remaster)  - Georges Prêtre/Ambrosian Singers/Philharmonia Orch 
06 Adagietto: Les Biches (1981 Digital Remaster)  - Georges Prêtre/Ambrosian Singers/Philharmonia Orch 
07 Rag-Mazurka: Les Biches (1981 Digital Remaster)  - Georges Prêtre/Ambrosian Singers/Philharmonia Orch 
08 Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune  - Peter Lloyd/London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn 
09 L'adoration de la terre: Introduction - Les augures printaniers - Danse des adolescentes - Jeu de rapt: The Rite of Spr  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
10 Danza del Corregidor: El Sombrero de tres picos  - Ann Murray/Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields/Sir 
11 Naissance d'Apollon: Apollo - Ballet en deux tableaux (1947 revised version), Premier tableau (prologue)  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
12 4. Danse générale - Bacchanale: Daphnis et Chloé (complete ballet), Part III  - André Previn/London Symphony Orchestra/London Symp 
13 II. The Story of the Kalendar Prince: Scheherazade, Op.35  - Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti 
14 Final - Suite au 'Prélude du rideau rouge': Parade - Ballet réaliste sur un thème de Jean Cocteau (2005 Digital Remaste  - Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse/Michel Plasson 
15 Disappearance of the palace and dissolution of Kashchei's enchantments; animation of the petrified warriors. General th  - Seiji Ozawa/Orchestre de Paris 
Disc 5 
01 Overture-Entée-Grand Adagio and Coda: Birthday Offering (2008 Digital Remaster)  - Robert Irving/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
02 Variations symphoniques  - Jean-Philippe Collard/Orchestre du Capitole de Tou 
03 Swiss Yodelling Song: Facade (2008 Digital Remaster)  - Sir Malcolm Sargent/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
04 Polka: Facade (2008 Digital Remaster)  - Sir Malcolm Sargent/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
05 Waltz: Facade (2008 Digital Remaster)  - Sir Malcolm Sargent/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
06 Popular Song: Facade (2008 Digital Remaster)  - Sir Malcolm Sargent/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
07 Tango-Pasodoble: Facade (2008 Digital Remaster)  - Sir Malcolm Sargent/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
08 Tarantella Sevillana: Facade (2008 Digital Remaster)  - Sir Malcolm Sargent/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
09 Alla polacca (No 8 from A Month in the Country) (2008 Digital Remaster)  - John Lanchbery/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, 
10 Gnossienne No. 1 (Lent): Monotones  - John Lanchbery/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, 
11 IX. Nimrod (A. J. Jaeger) (Moderato): Variations on an Original Theme, Op.36 'Enigma' (1991 Digital Remaster)  - London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult 
12 XIV. Finale: E.D.U. (the composer) (Allegro): Variations on an Original Theme, Op.36 'Enigma' (1991 Digital Remaster)  - London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult 
13 Mrs Tiggy-Winkle's Laundry: Tales of Beatrix Potter - Music from the Royal Ballet film  - John Lanchbery 
14 The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck: Tales of Beatrix Potter - Music from the Royal Ballet film  - John Lanchbery 
15 The Mouse Waltz: Tales of Beatrix Potter - Music from the Royal Ballet film  - John Lanchbery 
16 Allegro monderato e pesante - Andante espressivo - Allegro conspirito: Les Patineurs (2005 Digital Remaster)  - Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerras 
17 I. Opening Dance: Pineapple Poll - Suite  - London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerra 
18 IV. Grand Adage: The Lady and the Fool - Suite  - London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerra 
Disc 6 
01 I. Pezzo in forma di sonatina. (Andante non troppo - Allegro moderato): Serenade in C, Op.48  - City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox 
02 II. Valse. (Moderato: Tempo di valse): Serenade in C, Op.48  - City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox 
03 IV. Final : Allegro vivace: Symphony in C  - Richard Hickox/City of London Sinfonia 
04 Final: Incidental Music to Shylock, Op.57 (2001 Digital Remaster)  - Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse/Michel Plasson 
05 II. Alla tedesca (Allegro moderato e semplice): Symphony No. 3 in D, Op. 29 'Polish' (1986 Digital Remaster)  - Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti 
06 III. Allegro con fuoco: Piano Concerto No. 2 in G, Op.44  - Mikhail Pletnev/Philharmonia Orchestra/Vladimir Fe 
07 Celebration (After Billy's Capture): Billy The Kid (1999 Digital Remaster)  - Leonard Slatkin/Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra 
08 II. Opening Dance: Fancy Free  - St Louis Symphony Orchestra/Leonard Slatkin 
09 Buckaroo Holiday: Rodeo (1999 Digital Remaster)  - Leonard Slatkin/Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra 
10 Hoe-Down: Rodeo (1999 Digital Remaster)  - Leonard Slatkin/Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra 
11 II. Somewhere: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story  - Paavo Järvi/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra 
12 Doppio Movimento: Variations On A Shaker Hymn: Appalachian Spring (1999 Digital Remaster)  - Leonard Slatkin/Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra 
13 III. Times Square: 1944: On the Town - Three Dance Episodes  - Leonard Slatkin/St Louis Symphony Orchestra 
14 The Stars and Stripes Forever  - Band of HM Royal Marines/Lt-Col. G. A. C. Hoskins 


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