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 cello (or violin) + piano, by composer) (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 solo piano, Siloti) (track 30)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for organ, Guilmant) (track 30)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 30)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIV. Finale (catch-all for arrangements) (track 31)
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)
Peter and the Wolf, op. 67 (for piano, Nikolayeva) (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]