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Composer 10
Stravinsky, Craft, London Philharmonia
Composer 10
Genre: Classical
 
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  •  Track Listings (12) - Disc #2


      
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All Artists: Stravinsky, Craft, London Philharmonia
Title: Composer 10
Members Wishing: 0
Total Copies: 0
Label: Music Masters Jazz
Release Date: 4/7/1998
Genre: Classical
Styles: Opera & Classical Vocal, Ballets & Dances, Ballets, Historical Periods, Modern, 20th, & 21st Century, Symphonies
Number of Discs: 2
SwapaCD Credits: 2
UPC: 016126718422
 

CD Reviews

Review by Lee E.
07/07/2003
(3 out of 5 stars)

"A 2-CD set, this is vol. X in the laudable Stravinsky the Composer series cond. by Stravinsky's long-time collaborator R. Craft. CD 1 pairs Stravinsky's 1947 revision of his 1911 burlesque ballet Petroushka (the complete 4-part ballet, not the suite drawn from it) with the 1914 version of The Nightingale, his opera (in Russian, based on a tale by Hans C. Andersen) begun 1908, set aside 1909, finished 1913-14, rev. 1962. In 1917, Stravinsky wrote The Song of the Nightingale, a tone poem based on and much better known than the opera. This CD contains the complete opera (NOT the tone poem); the booklet has the libretto in Russian and English only. CD 2 is a bonus CD of excerpts from other CD's in the series. The works on CD 2 are nowhere listed with the CD itself: see above for Amazon.com's listing of these works."