Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Peter and the Wolf: (1) Introduction, (2) The Bird, (3) The Duck, (4) The Cat, (5) Grandfather, (6) The Wolf, (7) Peter, (8) Rifles
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 2:10
2 Peter and the Wolf: Peter goes out into the meadow
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 1:01
3 Peter and the Wolf: On a branch sang a little bird
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 1:20
4 Peter and the Wolf: A duck came waddling along
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 2:12
5 Peter and the Wolf: Suddenly, Peter noticed a cat
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 1:50
6 Peter and the Wolf: Peter's grandfather came out
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 2:10
7 Peter and the Wolf: A big grey wolf
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 1:15
8 Peter and the Wolf: The cat climbed up the tree
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 0:26
9 Peter and the Wolf: The duck climbed out of the pond
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 1:26
10 Peter and the Wolf: This is how things stood
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 1:43
11 Peter and the Wolf: Peter ran home and took a strong rope
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 1:04
12 Peter and the Wolf: Bird, fly down and circle the wolf's head
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 1:23
13 Peter and the Wolf: Peter made a lassoo
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 1:52
14 Peter and the Wolf: Just then, some hunters came out of the woods
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 1:32
15 Peter and the Wolf: Don't shoot...let's take him to the zoo
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 0:44
16 Peter and the Wolf: A triumphant procession
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 3:48
17 Peter and the Wolf: The duck is alive in the wolf
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 0:56
18 Carnival of the Animals: Introduction and Royal March
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:06
19 Carnival of the Animals: Cocks and Hens
Camille Saint‐Saëns 0:53
20 Carnival of the Animals: Wild Asses
Camille Saint‐Saëns 0:37
21 Carnival of the Animals: Tortoises
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:07
22 Carnival of the Animals: The Elephant
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:27
23 Carnival of the Animals: Kangaroos
Camille Saint‐Saëns 0:58
24 Carnival of the Animals: The Aquarium
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:24
25 Carnival of the Animals: Personages With Long Ears
Camille Saint‐Saëns 0:47
26 Carnival of the Animals: The Cuckoo in the Wood
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:07
27 Carnival of the Animals: The Aviary
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:06
28 Carnival of the Animals: Pianists
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:11
29 Carnival of the Animals: Fossils
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:16
30 Carnival of the Animals: The Swan
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:59
31 Carnival of the Animals: The Finale
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:53

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Ian Brown (classical pianist) (tracks 18–31)
Anthony Goldstone (British classical pianist and broadcaster) (tracks 18–31)
composer:
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1886-02) (tracks 18–31)
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев (Russian composer) (1936) (tracks 1–17)
conductor:
Owain Arwel Hughes (tracks 1–31)
librettist:
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев (Russian composer) (1936) (tracks 1–17)
orchestra:
spoken vocals [narrator]:
Angela Rippon (newsreader) (tracks 1–17)
premiered at:
Nezlobin Theatre in Moskva, Russia (1936-05-02) (tracks 1–17)
arrangements:
Le Carnaval des animaux: II. Poules et coqs (catch-all for arrangements) (track 19)
Le Carnaval des animaux: III. Hèmiones (catch-all for arrangements) (track 20)
Le Carnaval des animaux: IV. Tortues (catch-all for arrangements) (track 21)
Le Carnaval des animaux: IX. Le Coucou au fond des bois (catch-all for arrangements) (track 26)
Le Carnaval des animaux: V. L'Éléphant (catch-all for arrangements) (track 22)
Le Carnaval des animaux: VI. Kangourous (catch-all for arrangements) (track 23)
Le Carnaval des animaux: VII. Aquarium (catch-all for arrangements) (track 24)
Le Carnaval des animaux: VIII. Personnages à longues oreilles (catch-all for arrangements) (track 25)
Le Carnaval des animaux: X. Volière (catch-all for arrangements) (track 27)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XI. Pianistes (catch-all for arrangements) (track 28)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XII. Fossiles (catch-all for arrangements) (track 29)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for solo piano, Siloti) (track 30)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 30)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for organ, Guilmant) (track 30)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track 30)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for solo piano, Godowsky) (track 30)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for cello (or violin) + piano, by composer) (track 30)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIV. Finale (catch-all for arrangements) (track 31)
Peter and the Wolf, op. 67 (for piano, Nikolayeva) (tracks 1–17)
Peter and the Wolf, op. 67 (piano reduction by the composer) (tracks 1–17)
Peter and the Wolf, op. 67 (catch-all for arrangements) (tracks 1–17)
later parody versions:
Peter and the Wolf (Wendy Carlos/Weird Al version) (tracks 1–17)
later versions:
白鳥 (track 30)
orchestrations:
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for cello and orchestra, arr. Vidal) (track 30)
part of:
Le Carnaval des animaux (tracks 18–31)
partial recording of:
Peter and the Wolf, op. 67 (tracks 2–17)
recording of:
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (part of orig. Carnival of the Animals, for cello and dual piano) (track 30)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000001HMJ [info]