album

Essential Ballet

46 songs (2 hours and 30 minutes) Released on 1 January 2002
Disc 1
1
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op.71, TH.14 / Act 2 - No. 10 The Magic Castle on the Mountain of Sweets
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Antal Doráti
4:11
2
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op.71, TH.14 / Act 2 - No. 11 Clara and Prince Charming
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Antal Doráti
4:57
3
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op.71, TH.14 / Act 2 - No. 12a Character Dances: Chocolate (Spanish Dance)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Antal Doráti
1:17
4
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op.71, TH.14 / Act 2 - No. 12b Character Dances: Coffee (Arabian Dance)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Antal Doráti
2:56
5
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op.71, TH.14 / Act 2 - No. 12c Character Dances: Tea (Chinese Dance)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Antal Doráti
1:06
6
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op.71, TH.14 / Act 2 - No. 12d Character Dances: Trépak (Russian Dance)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Antal Doráti
1:12
7
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op.71, TH.14 / Act 2 - No. 12e Character Dances: Dance of the Reed Pipes
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Antal Doráti
2:33
8
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op.71, TH.14 / Act 2 - No. 12f Character Dances: Polchinelle (The Clown)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Antal Doráti
2:37
9
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op.71, TH.14 / Act 2 - No. 13 Waltz of the Flowers
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Antal Doráti
6:49
10
Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Suite - Introduction And Lilac Fairy (Prologue)
Wiener Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
5:18
11
Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty, Suite, Op.66a, TH.234 - Pas d'action
Wiener Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
6:33
12
Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Suite - Pas de Caractère (Puss in Boots) (Act 3)
Wiener Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
2:03
13
Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty, Suite, Op.66a, TH.234 - Panorama
Wiener Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
3:35
14
Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty, Suite, Op.66a, TH.234 - Waltz
Wiener Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
4:09
15
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, Op.20, TH.12 / Act 2 - No.10 Scène (Moderato)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Zubin Mehta
2:42
16
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, Op.20, TH.12 / Act 1 - No.2 Valse (Corps de Ballet)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Zubin Mehta
6:55
17
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, Op.20, TH.12 / Act 2 - No.13 Danses des cygnes: a) Valse - b) Moderato assai - c) Valse - d) Allegro moderato - e) Pas d'action (Andante) - f) Valse - g) Coda (Allegro vivace)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Zubin Mehta
1:32
18
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, Op.20, TH.12 / Act 2 - No.13e/f: Pas d'action - Tempo di valse
Uri Pianka, Michael Haran, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Zubin Mehta
6:34
19
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, Op.20, TH.12 / Act 3 - No.20 Danse hongroise (Czárdás)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Zubin Mehta
2:54
20
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, Op.20, TH.12 / Act 4 - Scène (Act IV)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Zubin Mehta
4:18
Disc 2
1
Delibes: Coppélia / Tableau 1 - Prélude - Mazurka
L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande & Richard Bonynge
5:14
2
Delibes: Coppélia / Tableau 1 - No. 1 Valse
L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande & Richard Bonynge
2:02
3
Delibes: Coppélia / Tableau 1 - No. 6 Thème slave varié
Robert Gugolz, L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande & Richard Bonynge
6:47
4
Delibes: Coppélia / Tableau 1 - Czardas (Danse hongroise) - Sortie
L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande & Richard Bonynge
4:17
5
Delibes: Sylvia - Prélude
London Symphony Orchestra & Anatole Fistoulari
4:46
6
Delibes: Sylvia / Act 1 - No. 3 Les chasseresses (Fanfare)
London Symphony Orchestra & Anatole Fistoulari
2:55
7
Delibes: Sylvia / Act 1 - No. 4a Intermezzo
London Symphony Orchestra & Anatole Fistoulari
1:19
8
Delibes: Sylvia / Act 3 - No. 16 Divertissement: a) Pizzicati
London Symphony Orchestra & Anatole Fistoulari
2:05
9
Delibes: Sylvia / Act 3 - No. 14b Cortège de Bacchus
London Symphony Orchestra & Anatole Fistoulari
4:32
10
Adam: Giselle / Act 1 - No. 4 Retour des Vendangeurs - No. 4(bis) Valse
Wiener Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
3:39
11
Adam: Giselle / Act 1 - No. 5 Pas de Deux
Wiener Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
2:19
12
Adam: Giselle / Act 2 - No. 15 Grand pas de deux: c) Variation de Giselle
Wiener Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
3:01
13
Adam: Giselle / Act 2 - No. 16 Final
Wiener Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
3:36
14
Ponchielli: La Gioconda / Act 3 - Dance of the Hours
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden & Sir Georg Solti
8:40
15
Stravinsky: Petrouchka - Version 1947 - Scene 4 - The Shrovetide Fair (Evening)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
1:13
16
Stravinsky: Petrouchka - Version 1947 - Scene 4 - Dance of the Wet-nurses
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
2:38
17
Stravinsky: Petrouchka - Version 1947 - Scene 4 - Dance of the Peasant and the Bear
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
1:31
18
Stravinsky: Petrouchka - Version 1947 - Scene 4 - The Merchant and the Gipsies
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
1:08
19
Stravinsky: Petrouchka - Version 1947 - Scene 4 - Dance of the Coachmen and the Grooms
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
2:01
20
Stravinsky: Petrouchka - Version 1947 - Scene 4 - The Masqueraders
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
1:38
21
Stravinsky: Petrouchka - Version 1947 - Scene 4 - The Scuffle
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
0:47
22
Stravinsky: Petrouchka - Version 1947 - Scene 4 - Death of Petrouchka
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
0:58
23
Stravinsky: Petrouchka - Version 1947 - Scene 4 - The Police and the Charlatan
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
1:16
24
Stravinsky: Petrouchka - Version 1947 - Scene 4 - Apparition of Petrouchka's Ghost
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
0:44
25
Copland: Rodeo - 4. Hoe-Down
Detroit Symphony Orchestra & Antal Doráti
3:39
26
Saint-Saëns: Le Carnaval des Animaux, R.125 - Le Cygne
Mischa Maisky, Orchestre De Paris & Semyon Bychkov
3:51