Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 1 in G minor, op. 13 "Winter Daydreams": I. Allegro tranquillo
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 11:20
2 Symphony no. 1 in G minor, op. 13 "Winter Daydreams": II. Adagio cantabile ma non tanto
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 11:01
3 Symphony no. 1 in G minor, op. 13 "Winter Daydreams": III. Scherzo (Allegro scherzando giocoso)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 7:59
4 Symphony no. 1 in G minor, op. 13 "Winter Daydreams": IV. Finale (Andante lugubre - Allegro)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 12:45
5 Symphony no. 2 in C minor, op. 17 "Little Russian": I. Andante sostenuto - Allegro vivo
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 9:55
6 Symphony no. 2 in C minor, op. 17 "Little Russian": II. Andantino marziale, quasi moderato
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 6:45
7 Symphony no. 2 in C minor, op. 17 "Little Russian": III. Scherzo (Allegro molto vivace)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 5:09
8 Symphony no. 2 in C minor, op. 17 "Little Russian": IV. Finale (Moderato assai - Allegro - Presto)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 10:26
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 3 in D, op. 29 "Polish": I. Moderato assai (Tempo di marcia funebre) - Allegro brillante
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 13:30
2 Symphony no. 3 in D, op. 29 "Polish": II. Alla tedesca (Allegro moderato e semplice)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 6:39
3 Symphony no. 3 in D, op. 29 "Polish": III. Andante elegiaco
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 9:55
4 Symphony no. 3 in D, op. 29 "Polish": IV. Scherzo (Allegro vivo)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 5:43
5 Symphony no. 3 in D, op. 29 "Polish": V. Allegro con fuoco -Tempo di polacca
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 8:01
6 Symphony no. 4 in F minor, op. 36: I. Andante sostenuto-Moderato con anima
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 17:19
7 Symphony no. 4 in F minor, op. 36: II. Andantino in modo di canzone
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 9:02
8 Symphony no. 4 in F minor, op. 36: III. Scherzo (Pizzicato ostinato)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 5:09
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 4 in F minor, op. 36: IV. Finale. Allegro con fuoco
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 8:22
2 Symphony no. 5 in E minor, op. 64: I. Andante-Allegro con anima
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 15:40
3 Symphony no. 5 in E minor, op. 64: II. Andante cantabile, con alcuna licenza
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 13:46
4 Symphony no. 5 in E minor, op. 64: III. Valse. Allegro moderato
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 6:15
5 Symphony no. 5 in E minor, op. 64: IV. Finale. Andante maestoso-Allegro vivace
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 12:10
6 Romeo & Juliet Fantasy Overture
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 19:33
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique": I. Adagio-Allegro non troppo
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 18:56
2 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique": II. Allegro con grazia
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 8:09
3 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique": III. Allegro molto vivace
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 8:47
4 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique": IV. Finale. Adagio lamentoso-Andante
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 10:28
5 Francesca da Rimini, op. 32
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 23:14
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Manfred Symphony, op. 58: I. Lento lugubre - Moderato con moto - Andante
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 16:24
2 Manfred Symphony, op. 58: II. Vivace con spirito
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 8:50
3 Manfred Symphony, op. 58: III. Andante con moto
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 12:06
4 Manfred Symphony, op. 58: IV. Allegro con fuoco
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 21:09
5 1812, op. 49
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 15:28
CD 6
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23: I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 22:34
2 Piano Concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23: II. Andantino semplice - Prestissimo - Tempo primo
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 8:11
3 Piano Concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23: III. Allegro con fuoco
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 6:47
4 Serenade for Strings in C major, op. 48: I. Pezzo in forma di sonatina (Andante non troppo - Allegro moderato)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 9:39
5 Serenade for Strings in C major, op. 48: II. Valse (Moderato: Tempo di valse)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 3:52
6 Serenade for Strings in C major, op. 48: III. Elégie (Larghetto elegiaco)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 9:39
7 Serenade for Strings in C major, op. 48: IV. Finale: Tema russo (Andante - Allegro con spirito)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 7:28
CD 7
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Swan Lake - Ballet Suite, op. 20: Scene
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 3:13
2 Swan Lake - Ballet Suite, op. 20: Act 1: Waltz
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 6:31
3 Swan Lake - Ballet Suite, op. 20: Act 2: Pas de quatre: Dante of the Little Swans
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 1:39
4 Swan Lake - Ballet Suite, op. 20: Act 2: Introduction, Scene and Dance no. 2 of the Queen of the Swans
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 6:37
5 Swan Lake - Ballet Suite, op. 20: Act 3: Hungarian Dance
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 3:31
6 Swan Lake - Ballet Suite, op. 20: Act 3: Spanish Dance
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 2:27
7 Swan Lake - Ballet Suite, op. 20: Act 3: Neopolitan Dance
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 2:14
8 Swan Lake - Ballet Suite, op. 20: Act 3: Mazurka
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 4:34
9 The Sleeping Beauty - Ballet Suite, op. 66: Introduction: The Lilac Fairy
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 5:22
10 The Sleeping Beauty - Ballet Suite, op. 66: Pas d'action (Adagio)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 6:29
11 The Sleeping Beauty - Ballet Suite, op. 66: Pas de caractere: Puss-in-Boots & the White Cat
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 1:38
12 The Sleeping Beauty - Ballet Suite, op. 66: Panorama
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 3:26
13 The Sleeping Beauty - Ballet Suite, op. 66: Waltz
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 4:12
14 Hamlet, op. 67
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 18:49

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1866) (tracks 1–4)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1872) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Riccardo Muti (1975-02-11 – 1975-02-12) (tracks 1–4)
Riccardo Muti (1977-03-27 – 1977-03-28) (tracks 5–8)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1975-02-11 – 1975-02-12) (tracks 1–4)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1977-03-27 – 1977-03-28) (tracks 5–8)
revised by:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1879 – 1880) (tracks 5–8)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1975-02-11 – 1975-02-12) (tracks 1–4)
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1977-03-27 – 1977-03-28) (tracks 5–8)
arrangements:
Finale from the "Little Russian" (for band, Gordon) (track 8)
is based on:
part of:
Symphony no. 1 in G minor, op. 13 "Winter Daydreams" (1874 revision, commonly performed) (tracks 1–4)
Symphony no. 2 in C minor, op. 17 "Little Russian" (1880 revision [commonly performed]) (tracks 5–8)
recording of:
Symphony no. 2 in C minor, op. 17 "Little Russian": I. Andante sostenuto – Allegro vivo (1880 revision [commonly performed]) (1977-03-27 – 1977-03-28) (track 5)
Symphony no. 2 in C minor, op. 17 "Little Russian": II. Andantino marziale, quasi moderato (1880 revision [commonly performed]) (1977-03-27 – 1977-03-28) (track 6)
Symphony no. 2 in C minor, op. 17 "Little Russian": III. Scherzo and Trio: Allegro molto vivace (1880 revision [commonly performed]) (1977-03-27 – 1977-03-28) (track 7)
Symphony no. 2 in C minor, op. 17 "Little Russian": IV. Finale. Moderato assai – Allegro vivo (1880 revision [commonly performed]) (1977-03-27 – 1977-03-28) (track 8)
revision of:

CD 2

composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1875) (tracks 1–5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1877 – 1878) (tracks 6–8)
conductor:
Riccardo Muti (1977-06-24 – 1977-07-20) (tracks 1–5)
Riccardo Muti (1979-01-19 – 1979-01-21) (tracks 6–8)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1977-06-24 – 1977-07-20) (tracks 1–5)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1979-01-19 – 1979-01-21) (tracks 6–8)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1977-06-24 – 1977-07-20) (tracks 1–5)
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1979-01-19 – 1979-01-21) (tracks 6–8)
arrangements:
part of:
recording of:

CD 3

composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1869) (track 6)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1877 – 1878) (track 1)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1888-05 – 1888-08) (tracks 2–5)
conductor:
Riccardo Muti (1977-03-27 – 1977-03-28) (track 6)
Riccardo Muti (1978-07-01 – 1978-07-02) (tracks 2–5)
Riccardo Muti (1979-01-19 – 1979-01-21) (track 1)
dedicated to:
Милий Алексеевич Балакирев (Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev) (track 6)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1977-03-27 – 1977-03-28) (track 6)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1978-07-01 – 1978-07-02) (tracks 2–5)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1979-01-19 – 1979-01-21) (track 1)
revised by:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1870) (track 6)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880) (track 6)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1977-03-27 – 1977-03-28) (track 6)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1978-07-01 – 1978-07-02) (tracks 2–5)
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1979-01-19 – 1979-01-21) (track 1)
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 42) (track 6)
arrangements:
Romeo and Juliet, TH 42, ČW 39 (for piano four hands, Nadezhda Purgold) (track 6)
Symphony no. 4 in F minor, op. 36: IV. Finale. Allegro con fuoco (for piano four hands, Taneyev) (track 1)
Symphony no. 5 in E minor, op. 64: III. Valse. Allegro moderato (for piano four hands, Taneyev) (track 4)
is the basis for:
Moon Love (track 3)
part of:
recording of:
Romeo and Juliet, TH 42, ČW 39 (1880 version, commonly performed) (1977-03-27 – 1977-03-28) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
revision of:
Romeo and Juliet (1870, rarely performed) (track 6)

CD 4

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1877-03-09) (track 5)
composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1876-10 – 1876-11) (track 5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1893-02 – 1893-08) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Riccardo Muti (1979-11-14 – 1979-11-15) (tracks 1–4)
Riccardo Muti (1991-01-19 – 1991-01-21) (track 5)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1979-11-14 – 1979-11-15) (tracks 1–4)
The Philadelphia Orchestra (1991-01-19 – 1991-01-21) (track 5)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1979-11-14 – 1979-11-15) (tracks 1–4)
Memorial Hall (Philadelphia) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (1991-01-19 – 1991-01-21) (track 5)
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 46) (track 5)
is the basis for:
part of:
recording of:
Francesca da Rimini, op. 32 (1991-01-19 – 1991-01-21) (track 5)

CD 5

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1882-08-20) (track 5)
composer:
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880-09 – 1880-11) (track 5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1885-05 – 1885-09) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Riccardo Muti (1981-02-09) (track 5)
Riccardo Muti (1981-07-03 – 1981-07-10) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
The Philadelphia Orchestra (1981-02-09) (track 5)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1981-07-03 – 1981-07-10) (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
Metropolitan Opera House (Philadelphia, PA) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (1981-02-09) (track 5)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1981-07-03 – 1981-07-10) (tracks 1–4)
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 49) (track 5)
arrangements:
1812 Ofarture (track 5)
The Year 1812, Festival Overture in E-flat major (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
is based on:
is the basis for:
1812 Overdrive (track 5)
part of:
recording of:
Manfred Symphony in B minor, op. 58: II. Vivace con spirito (1981-07-03 – 1981-07-10) (track 2)
Manfred Symphony in B minor, op. 58: IV. Allegro con fuoco (1981-07-03 – 1981-07-10) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:

CD 6

piano:
Andrei Gavrilov (1979-07-04 – 1979-07-05) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1874-11 – 1875-02) (tracks 1–3)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880) (tracks 4–7)
conductor:
Riccardo Muti (1979-07-04 – 1979-07-05) (tracks 1–3)
Riccardo Muti (1981-02-09) (tracks 4–7)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1979-07-04 – 1979-07-05) (tracks 1–3)
The Philadelphia Orchestra (1981-02-09) (tracks 4–7)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1979-07-04 – 1979-07-05) (tracks 1–3)
Metropolitan Opera House (Philadelphia, PA) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (1981-02-09) (tracks 4–7)
is the basis for:
AMERICA (STAGE 1) (City Connection) (track 1)
Concerto (track 1)
Tonight We Love (Freddy Martin 1941 hit) (track 1)
part of:
recording of:
version of:

CD 7

premiered in:
Sankt-Peterburg, Russia (1888-11-24) (track 14)
violin:
Norman Carol (track 4)
cello:
William Stokking (principal cellist of the Philadelphia Orchestra) (track 4)
harp:
Marilyn Costello (track 4)
composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (tracks 1, 8–13)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1876) (tracks 1–7)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1888-06 – 1888-10-19) (track 14)
conductor:
Riccardo Muti (track 14)
Riccardo Muti (1984-02-25 – 1984-02-27) (tracks 1–13)
dedicated to:
Edvard Grieg (track 14)
orchestra:
The Philadelphia Orchestra (1984-02-25 – 1984-02-27) (tracks 1–13)
recorded at:
Memorial Hall (Philadelphia) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (track 14)
Memorial Hall (Philadelphia) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (1984-02-25 – 1984-02-27) (tracks 1–13)
part of:
is the basis for:
part of:
The Sleeping Beauty, op. 66a (Suite) (tracks 9–13)
The Swan Lake (suite from the ballet), op. 20a (Version A - 6 movements) (tracks 1–5)
The Swan Lake (suite from the ballet), op. 20a (Version B - 8 movements) (tracks 1–8)
recording of:
Hamlet, op. 67 (track 14)
The Sleeping Beauty Suite, op. 66a: II. Adagio. Pas d'action. (1984-02-25 – 1984-02-27) (track 10)
The Sleeping Beauty Suite, op. 66a: III. Pas de caractère. (1984-02-25 – 1984-02-27) (track 11)
The Sleeping Beauty Suite, op. 66a: IV. Panorama. (1984-02-25 – 1984-02-27) (track 12)
The Sleeping Beauty Suite, op. 66a: V. Valse. (1984-02-25 – 1984-02-27) (track 13)
The Swan Lake (suite from the ballet), op. 20a: I. Scène (1984-02-25 – 1984-02-27) (track 1)
The Swan Lake (suite from the ballet), op. 20a: II. Valse (1984-02-25 – 1984-02-27) (track 2)
The Swan Lake (suite from the ballet), op. 20a: IV. Scène (1984-02-25 – 1984-02-27) (track 4)

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