Tracklist

CD 1: Bruch: Violin Concertos no. 1, op. 26, no. 2, op. 44
CD 2: Schubert Lieder
CD 3: Brahms: Piano Concerto no. 2
CD 4: Beethoven: Triple Concerto, op. 36
CD 5: Brahms: Violin Concerto
CD 6: Liszt: Late Piano Works
CD 7: Beethoven: Piano Concertos no. 4 & no. 5
CD 8: Beethoven: Violin Concerto
CD 9: Rossini: Stabat Mater
CD 10: Verdi: Il Corsaro
CD 11: Verdi: Il Corsaro
CD 12: Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique
CD 13: Tippett: Concerto For Violin, Viola & Cello
CD 14: Tchaikovsky: Suite no. 3
CD 15: Bartók:The Miraculous Mandarin
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Hungarian Peasant Songs for Orchestra, BB 107, Sz.100: Ballade
Béla Bartók 3:05
2 Hungarian Peasant Songs for Orchestra, BB 107, Sz.100: Hungarian Peasant Dances
Béla Bartók 6:23
3 Hungarian Sketches, BB 103, Sz. 97: I. An Evening in the Village
Béla Bartók 3:00
4 Hungarian Sketches, BB 103, Sz. 97: II. Bear Dance
Béla Bartók 1:40
5 Hungarian Sketches, BB 103, Sz. 97: III. Melody
Béla Bartók 2:22
6 Hungarian Sketches, BB 103, Sz. 97: IV. Slightly Tipsy
Béla Bartók 2:09
7 Hungarian Sketches, BB 103, Sz. 97: V. Swineherd’s Dance
Béla Bartók 2:13
8 Romanian Folk Dances for Orchestra, BB 76, Sz. 68: I. Stick Dance (from Mezöszabad)
Béla Bartók 1:13
9 Romanian Folk Dances for Orchestra, BB 76, Sz. 68: II. Sash Dance (from Egres)
Béla Bartók 0:37
10 Romanian Folk Dances for Orchestra, BB 76, Sz. 68: III. In One Spot (from Egres)
Béla Bartók 1:00
11 Romanian Folk Dances for Orchestra, BB 76, Sz. 68: IV. Horn Dance (from Bisztra)
Béla Bartók 1:43
12 Romanian Folk Dances for Orchestra, BB 76, Sz. 68: V. Roumanian Polka (from Belényes)
Béla Bartók 0:31
13 Romanian Folk Dances for Orchestra, BB 76, Sz. 68: VI. Fast Dance (from Belényes)
Béla Bartók 0:15
14 Romanian Folk Dances for Orchestra, BB 76, Sz. 68: VII. Fast Dance (from Nyágra)
Béla Bartók 0:44
15 Transylvanian Dances for Orchestra, BB 102b, Sz. 96: I. Allegretto
Béla Bartók 1:36
16 Transylvanian Dances for Orchestra, BB 102b, Sz. 96: II. Moderato
Béla Bartók 0:42
17 Transylvanian Dances for Orchestra, BB 102b, Sz. 96: III. Allegro vivace
Béla Bartók 1:59
18 Romanian Dance for Orchestra, BB 61, Sz.47a
Béla Bartók 4:38
19 The Miraculous Mandarin, BB 82, Sz. 73, op. 19: Allegro: Introduction
Béla Bartók 3:04
20 The Miraculous Mandarin, BB 82, Sz. 73, op. 19: Moderato: First decoy game
Béla Bartók 3:49
21 The Miraculous Mandarin, BB 82, Sz. 73, op. 19: Second decoy game
Béla Bartók 3:19
22 The Miraculous Mandarin, BB 82, Sz. 73, op. 19: Sostenuto: Third decoy game
Béla Bartók 1:34
23 The Miraculous Mandarin, BB 82, Sz. 73, op. 19: Maestoso: The Mandarin enters
Béla Bartók 6:57
24 The Miraculous Mandarin, BB 82, Sz. 73, op. 19: Allegro: The girl sinks down to embrace him
Béla Bartók 2:19
25 The Miraculous Mandarin, BB 82, Sz. 73, op. 19: Sempre vivo: The tramps leap out
Béla Bartók 2:03
26 The Miraculous Mandarin, BB 82, Sz. 73, op. 19: Adagio: Suddenly the Mandarin’s head appears
Béla Bartók 2:51
27 The Miraculous Mandarin, BB 82, Sz. 73, op. 19: Agitato: Again, the frightened tramps discuss how to eliminate trin
Béla Bartók 1:33
28 The Miraculous Mandarin, BB 82, Sz. 73, op. 19: Molto moderato: The body of the Mandarin begins to glow with a gblue light
Béla Bartók 1:40
29 The Miraculous Mandarin, BB 82, Sz. 73, op. 19: Più mosso: The Mandarin falls on the floor
Béla Bartók 2:05
CD 16: Fauré: Requiem; Pavane
CD 17: Verdi: Requiem
CD 18: Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 5
CD 19: Stravinsky: The Rite Of Spring; Scriabin: The Poem Of Ecstasy
CD 20: Mozart: Divertimento in E-flat major, K.563
CD 21: Bruckner: Symphony no. 3
CD 22: Debussy: Trois Nocturnes; Jeux
CD 23: Mahler: Das Lied von Der Erde
CD 24: Haydn, Hummel, Hertel & Stamitz Trumpet Concertos
CD 25: Mozart: Piano Concerto In D minor, K.466; Piano Concerto In C minor, K.491
CD 26: Dmitri Hvorostovsky: Tchaikovsky & Verdi Arias
CD 27: Mozart: Exsultate Jubilate
CD 28: Rachmaninoff: Piano Concertos Nos.2 & 3
CD 29: Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
CD 30: Bartók, Debussy, Mozart - Music For 2 Pianos
CD 31: Grieg & Schumann Piano Concertos
CD 32: Bach: The Brandenburg Concertos Nos.4-6
CD 33: Messiaen: Quatuor Pour La Fin Du Temps
CD 34: Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 3 - “Polish”
CD 35: Rossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia
CD 36: Rossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia
CD 37: Tchaikovsky & Sibelius Violin Concertos
CD 38: Vivaldi: Le Quattro Stagioni
CD 39: Strauss, R.: Four Last Songs
CD 40: Orff: Carmina Burana
CD 41: Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue; Piano Concerto In F; An American in Paris
CD 42: Schubert: String Quartet op. 161, D887
CD 43: Liszt: Piano Concerto no. 1; Piano Concerto no. 2
CD 44: Villa-Lobos & Castelnuovo-Tedesco Guitar Concertos; Rodrigo: Sones En La Giralda
CD 45: Mendelssohn: Elias
CD 46: Mendelssohn: Elias
CD 47: Prokofiev: Symphony-Concerto for Cello & Orchestra; Symphony no. 7
CD 48: Mozart: Requiem
CD 49: Mozart: Sonatas For Piano & Violin K.451 & K481
CD 50: Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Opp.109, 110 & 111
CD 51: Schoenberg: Piano Concerto
CD 52: Vivaldi: Concerti Da Camera
CD 53: Vivaldi: Concerti Da Camera
CD 54: Mozart: Serenade In B-flat, K.361 - “Gran Partita”
CD 55: Dvorak: Cello Concerto

Credits

CD 15: Bartók:The Miraculous Mandarin

balance engineer:
Jan Wesselink (1996-02) (tracks 1–29)
choir vocals:
Hungarian Radio Chorus (1996-02) (track 28)
composer:
Béla Bartók (composer) (tracks 1–7, 19–21)
Béla Bartók (composer) (– 1911-02-11) (track 18)
Béla Bartók (composer) (1915) (tracks 8–14)
Béla Bartók (composer) (1918 – 1924) (tracks 19–29, 29)
Béla Bartók (composer) (1931) (tracks 15–17)
conductor:
Iván Fischer (1996-02) (tracks 1–29)
orchestra:
Budapest Festival Orchestra (1996-02) (tracks 1–29)
orchestrator:
Béla Bartók (composer) (tracks 3–7)
Béla Bartók (composer) (1917) (tracks 8–14)
producer:
Hein Dekker (recording producer) (tracks 1–29)
premiered at:
[stage performance] (1926-11-27) (tracks 19–29, 29)
publisher:
Universal Edition (1927) (tracks 19–29, 29)
recorded at:
Italian Institute of Culture in Budapest, Hungary (1996-02) (tracks 1–29)
part of:
Bartók Béla válogatott zenei írásai (number: Sz. 73) (tracks 19–29, 29)
Béla Bartók's Works (BB) (number: BB 82) (tracks 19–29, 29)
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