Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 4: I. Andante sostenuto — Moderato con anima
Tchaikovsky 19:04
2 Symphony no. 4: II. Andantino in modo di canzona
Tchaikovsky 10:15
3 Symphony no. 4: III. Scherzo: Pizzicato ostinato (Allegro)
Tchaikovsky 5:39
4 Symphony no. 4: IV. Finale: Allegro con fuoco
Tchaikovsky 8:50
5 Fantasy Overture: Romeo and Juliet
Tchaikovsky 20:11
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 5: I. Andante — Allegro con anima
Tchaikovsky 16:24
2 Symphony no. 5: II. Andante cantabile, con alcuna licenza
Tchaikovsky 13:56
3 Symphony no. 5: III. Valse: Allegro moderato
Tchaikovsky 6:19
4 Symphony no. 5: IV. Finale: Andante maestoso — Allegro vivace — Moderato assai e molto maestoso
Tchaikovsky 12:47
5 Francesca da Rimini, op. 32
Tchaikovsky 23:12
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 6: I. Adagio — Allegro non troppo
Tchaikovsky 18:44
2 Symphony no. 6: II. Allegro con grazia
Tchaikovsky 9:18
3 Symphony no. 6: III. Allegro molto vivace
Tchaikovsky 9:20
4 Symphony no. 6: IV. Finale: Adagio lamentoso—Andante
Tchaikovsky 10:34
5 Ouverture solennelle '1812', op. 49
Tchaikovsky 15:26

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1869) (track 5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1877 – 1878) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Riccardo Muti (tracks 1–5)
dedicated to:
Милий Алексеевич Балакирев (Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev) (track 5)
orchestra:
revised by:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1870) (track 5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880) (track 5)
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 42) (track 5)
arrangements:
Romeo and Juliet, TH 42, ČW 39 (for piano four hands, Nadezhda Purgold) (track 5)
Symphony no. 4 in F minor, op. 36: IV. Finale. Allegro con fuoco (for piano four hands, Taneyev) (track 4)
part of:
recording of:
Romeo and Juliet, TH 42, ČW 39 (1880 version, commonly performed) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
revision of:
Romeo and Juliet (1870, rarely performed) (track 5)

CD 2

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) (1888-05 – 1888-08) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Riccardo Muti (tracks 1–4)
Riccardo Muti (1991-01-19 – 1991-01-21) (track 5)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
The Philadelphia Orchestra (1991-01-19 – 1991-01-21) (track 5)
recorded at:
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)
arrangements:
Symphony no. 5 in E minor, op. 64: III. Valse. Allegro moderato (for piano four hands, Taneyev) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Moon Love (track 2)
part of:
recording of:
Francesca da Rimini, op. 32 (1991-01-19 – 1991-01-21) (track 5)

CD 3

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) (1893-02 – 1893-08) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Riccardo Muti (tracks 1–4)
Riccardo Muti (1981-02-09) (track 5)
orchestra:
The Philadelphia Orchestra (1981-02-09) (track 5)
recorded at:
Metropolitan Opera House (Philadelphia, PA) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (1981-02-09) (track 5)
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:
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B00127ISFO [info]