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ONCE UPON A TIME

Fairytales have often inspired classical composers and this collection brings together many of the most famous of those works alongside some delightful and memorable rarities.



Disc 1

Grieg, Edvard

  Lyric Pieces, Book 10, Op. 71: No. 1. Once Upon a Time (Der var engang)
1.   Lyric Pieces, Book 10, Op. 71: No. 1. Once Upon a Time (Der var engang) 00:04:21

Ravel, Maurice

  Mother Goose Suite (Ma mere l'oye)
2.   I. Pavane of the Sleeping Beauty (Pavane de la belle au bois dormant) 00:01:37
3.   II. Hop o' my Thumb (Petit Poucet) 00:03:17
4.   III. 'Little Ugly', Empress of the Pagodas (Laideronette, Imperatrice des Pagodes) 00:03:34
5.   IV. The Conversations of Beauty and the Beast (Les entretiens de la belle et la bete) 00:04:11
6.   V. The Fairy Garden (Le jardin feerique) 00:03:51

Nielsen, Carl

  Aladdin Suite, Op. 34, FS 89 (excerpts)
7.   I. The Festival March 00:02:54
8.   VII. Negro Dance 00:04:02

Grieg, Edvard

  Lyric Pieces, Book 10, Op. 71: No. 3. Puck (Smatrold)
9.   Lyric Pieces, Book 10, Op. 71: No. 3. Puck (Smatrold) 00:01:38

Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich

  Mlada: Cortege
10.   Mlada: Cortege 00:05:08

Dvořák, Antonín

  The Golden Spinning Wheel, Op. 109, B. 197
11.   The Golden Spinning Wheel, Op. 109, B. 197 00:24:51

Prokofiev, Sergey

  Cinderella Suite No. 1, Op. 107: VII. Cinderella's Waltz - VIII. Midnight
12.   Cinderella Suite No. 1, Op. 107: VII. Cinderella's Waltz - VIII. Midnight 00:04:59

Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich

  The Tale of Tsar Saltan: The Tsar's Farewell and Departure
13.   The Tale of Tsar Saltan: The Tsar's Farewell and Departure 00:04:32
  The Tale of Tsar Saltan: Flight of the Bumble-bee
14.   The Tale of Tsar Saltan: Flight of the Bumble - bee 00:01:35


Disc 2

Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich, lyricist(s)

  The Snow Maiden: Dance of the Clowns
1.   The Snow Maiden: Dance of the Clowns 00:03:50

Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

  The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 (excerpts)
2.   Introduction - Lilac Fairy - Pas d'action - Pas de caractere (Puss - in - Boots) - Panorama - Waltz 00:18:31

Grieg, Edvard

  Lyric Pieces, Book 1, Op. 12: No. 4. Elves' dance (Elverdans)
3.   Lyric Pieces, Book 1, Op. 12: No. 4. Elves' dance (Elverdans) 00:00:49

Liadov, Anatol Konstantinovich

  The Enchanted Lake, Op. 62
4.   The Enchanted Lake, Op. 62 00:08:03

Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich

  Scheherazade, Op. 35: The Prince and Princess
5.   Scheherazade, Op. 35: The Prince and Princess 00:09:55

MacDowell, Edward

  Forgotten Fairytales, Op. 4
6.   No. 1. Sung outside the Prince's Door 00:01:17
7.   No. 2. Of a Tailor and a Bear 00:01:55
8.   No. 3. Beauty in the Rose Garden 00:01:58
9.   No. 4. From Dwarf - land 00:01:42

Stravinsky, Igor

  The Firebird Suite: III. Ronde des Princesses (Round of the Princesses)
10.   The Firebird Suite: III. Ronde des Princesses (Round of the Princesses) 00:06:28

Halvorsen, Johan

  Scenes from Norwegian Fairytales, Op. 37 (excerpts)
11.   II. The Princess Riding on the Bear 00:03:16
12.   III. Entry of the Trolls into the Blue Mountain 00:01:27
13.   IV. Dance of the Little Trolls 00:03:07

Kodály, Zoltán

  Hary Janos Suite: VI. A csaszari udvar bevonulasa (Entrance of the Emperor and his Court)
14.   Hary Janos Suite: VI. A csaszari udvar bevonulasa (Entrance of the Emperor and his Court) 00:03:01

Humperdinck, Engelbert
Wette, Adelheid, lyricist(s)

  Hansel und Gretel: Dream Pantomime
15.   Hansel und Gretel: Dream Pantomime 00:05:57

Total Playing Time: 02:21:46






Composer(s):
Dvořák, Antonín; Grieg, Edvard; Halvorsen, Johan; Humperdinck, Engelbert; Kodály, Zoltán; Liadov, Anatol Konstantinovich; MacDowell, Edward; Nielsen, Carl; Prokofiev, Sergey; Ravel, Maurice; Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich; Stravinsky, Igor; Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Lyricist(s):
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich; Wette, Adelheid

Conductor(s):
Antal, Matyas; Batiz, Enrique; Bramall, Anthony; Breiner, Peter; Engeset, Bjarte; Gunzenhauser, Stephen; Jean, Kenneth; Johanos, Donald; Lenard, Ondrej; Mogrelia, Andrew; Rahbari, Alexander; Willen, Niklas

Orchestra(s):
Belgian Radio and Television Philharmonic Orchestra; Hungarian State Symphony Orchestra; Iceland Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra; Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra; Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra; Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra, Košice; South Jutland Symphony Orchestra

Artist(s):
Barbagallo, James; Steen-Nøkleberg, Einar

Label: Naxos

Genre: Ballet; Instrumental; Opera; Orchestral

Period: 20th Century; Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.557953-54

Barcode: 747313295326

Physical Release: 2005

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