album

100 Best Ballet

100 songs (7 hours and 36 minutes)
Disc 1
1
Swan Lake, Op. 20, TH 12, Act 2: No.10, Scene (Moderato)
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
2:35
2
Swan Lake, Op. 20, TH 12, Act 1: No. 2, Waltz (Tempo di Valse)
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
7:45
3
Swan Lake, Op. 20, TH 12, Act 2: No. 13, IV. Dance of the Cygnets (Allegro moderato)
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
1:27
4
Swan Lake, Op. 20, TH 12, Act 2: No. 13, V. Andante - Andante non troppo - Allegro
Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky feat. Christopher Warren-Green & Robert Truman
7:51
5
Swan Lake, Op. 20, TH 12, Act 3: No. 20, Hungarian Dance - Czardas (Moderato assai - Allegro moderato - Vivace)
John Lanchbery
3:10
6
Swan Lake, Op. 20, TH 12, Act 3: No. 21, Spanish Dance (Allegro non troppo. Tempo di bolero)
John Lanchbery
2:35
7
Swan Lake, Op. 20, TH 12, Act 3: No. 22, Neapolitan Dance (Allegro moderato - Andantino quasi moderato)
John Lanchbery
2:02
8
Swan Lake, Op. 20, TH 12, Act 3: No. 23, Mazurka
John Lanchbery
3:20
9
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66, TH 13, Prologue: No. 1a, Introduction
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
2:28
10
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66, TH 13, Act 1: No. 8a, Pas d'action - Rose Adagio (Andante - Adagio maestoso)
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
6:40
11
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66, TH 13, Act 2: No. 17, Panorama (Andantino)
Philharmonia Orchestra/John Lanchbery & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky feat. Christopher Warren-Green
3:32
12
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66, TH 13, Act 1: No. 6, Waltz (Allegro. Tempo di valse)
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky feat. Christopher Warren-Green
5:03
13
The Nutcracker, Op. 71, TH 14: Miniature Overture (Allegro giusto)
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
3:06
14
The Nutcracker, Op. 71, TH 14, Act 1: No. 2, March
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
2:27
15
The Nutcracker, Op. 71, TH 14, Act 2: No. 14, Variation II (Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy)
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
2:26
16
The Nutcracker, Op. 71, TH 14, Act 2: No. 12d, Trepak (Russian Dance)
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
1:13
17
The Nutcracker, Op. 71, TH 14, Act 2: No. 12a, Chocolate (Spanish Dance)
John Lanchbery
1:14
18
The Nutcracker, Op. 71, TH 14, Act 2: No. 12b, Coffee (Arab Dance)
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
3:38
19
The Nutcracker, Op. 71, TH 14, Act 2: No. 12c, Tea (Chinese Dance)
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
1:03
20
The Nutcracker, Op. 71, TH 14, Act 2: No. 12e, Dance of the Reed Flutes
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
2:41
21
The Nutcracker, Op. 71, TH 14, Act 2: No. 13, Waltz of the Flowers
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
7:28
Disc 2
1
Eugene Onegin: Polonaise (Act III)
Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France/State Academic Mariinsky Theatre Choir/Paavo Järvi & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky feat. Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
4:54
2
Pas de Deux (Act III)
Robert Irving/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
7:06
3
The Kingdom of the Shades: Conclusion (from La Bayadere) (2008 Remastered Version)
John Lanchbery/Sydney Symphony Orchestra
10:32
4
Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64, Act 1: No. 13, Danse of the Knights
André Previn
5:43
5
Romeo and Juliet (1987 Remastered Version): Balcony Scene (Act1) ((3 tracks as one)) ((3 tracks as one))
London Symphony Orchestra & André Previn
8:36
6
Cinderella, Op. 87, Act 1: No. 2, Pas de châle (Allegretto)
London Symphony Orchestra & André Previn
3:31
7
Cinderella: Fairies: Spring-Summer-Autumn-Winter (Act I)
London Symphony Orchestra & André Previn
6:01
8
Cinderella, Op. 87, Act 2: No. 36, The Prince and Cinderella (Adagio)
London Symphony Orchestra & André Previn
4:50
9
Spartacus Suite No. 2: I. Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Aram Khachaturian
9:52
10
The Age Of Gold Suite, Op. 22: Polka
Robert Irving/Philharmonia Orchestra
2:15
11
Gayaneh, Act 4: Sabre Dance
Yuri Temirkanov
2:24
12
Gayaneh, Act 3: Dance of the Rose Maidens
Yuri Temirkanov
2:21
13
Gayaneh (Highlights from the Ballet): Lezghinka
Yuri Temirkanov/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
2:31
Disc 3
1
La Fille mal gardèe: Introduction - Dance of the Cock and Hens (Act I)
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Barry Wordsworth
4:26
2
La Fille mal gardée, Act 2: Widow Simone - Clog Dance
Barry Wordsworth
2:44
3
La Fille mal gardée, Act II: 29. Pas de deux
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Barry Wordsworth
3:40
4
La Fille mal gardée, Act II: 30. Finale
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Barry Wordsworth
4:25
5
Giselle (2008 Remastered Version): Valse (Act I)
Philharmonia Orchestra/Robert Irving
3:56
6
Giselle (2008 Remastered Version): Pas de deux (Act II)
Philharmonia Orchestra/Robert Irving
4:28
7
Le Corsaire (1996 Remastered Version): Pas de deux et Variations (interpolation for 1899 revival)
London Festival Ballet Orchestra/Terence Kern
6:41
8
Faust Ballet Music (2008 Remastered Version): Les nubiennes - Variation du miroir - Danse de Phrynè
New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles MacKerras
7:00
9
Coppélia (1988 Remastered Version): Prelude & Mazurka
New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles MacKerras
5:35
10
Coppélia (1988 Remastered Version): Waltz
New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles MacKerras
2:55
11
Coppélia (1988 Remastered Version): Czárdás
New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles MacKerras
3:30
12
Gaîté Parisienne: Overture (La Vie Parisienne)
Manuel Rosenthal
2:21
13
Sylvia (Suite): Les Chasseresses
New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles MacKerras
3:45
14
Sylvia (Suite): Intermezzo & Valse lente
New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles MacKerras
4:20
15
Sylvia (Suite): Pizzicati
New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles MacKerras feat. Sir Charles Mackerras
1:51
16
The Two Pigeons - Ballet in two acts (1984 Remastered Version), Act I (An attic studio in Paris): Dance of the Two Pigeons (Allegretto)
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/John Lanchbery
3:45
17
The Two Pigeons - Ballet in two acts (1984 Remastered Version), Act I (An attic studio in Paris): Dance of the Gypsies (Pesante alla marcia)
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/John Lanchbery
3:10
18
The Two Pigeons - Ballet in two acts (1984 Remastered Version), Act II, Scene 1 (A gypsy encampment): Hungarian Dance (Allegretto pesante)
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/John Lanchbery
3:59
19
Boléro, M. 81: Tempo di Bolero. Moderato assai (Excerpt, Conclusion)
London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn & Maurice Ravel
5:18
Disc 4
1
Pétrouchka (1947 Version), Tableau 1: Danse russe [Allegro giusto]
Sir Simon Rattle
2:32
2
Les Sylphides (1994 Remastered Version): Prélude in A, Op.28 No.7
Robert Irving/Philharmonia Orchestra & Frédéric Chopin
3:23
3
Les Sylphides (1994 Remastered Version): Grande Valse brillante in E Flat, Op.18
Robert Irving/Philharmonia Orchestra & Frédéric Chopin
5:04
4
La Boutique fantasque: Cancan
Robert Irving/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
1:59
5
Les Biches, FP 36: I. Rondeau (Très lent - Allegro molto subito - Très calme - Tempo I)
Georges Prêtre
3:36
6
Les Biches: Adagietto
Georges Prêtre/Ambrosian Singers/Philharmonia Orchestra
3:49
7
Les Biches: Rag-Mazurka
Georges Prêtre/Ambrosian Singers/Philharmonia Orchestra
6:21
8
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Peter Lloyd/London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn
10:29
9
Le sacre du printemps, Pt. 1: L'adoration de la Terre, 1. Introduction (Lento - Più mosso) - 2. Les augures printaniers - Danses des adolescentes (Tempo giusto) - 3. Jeu du rapt (Presto)
Sir Simon Rattle
5:02
10
El Sombrero de tres picos: Danza del Corregidor
Ann Murray/Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields/Sir Neville Marriner
5:48
11
Apollon Musagète (1947 Version), Tableau 1: Prologue. Naissance d'Apollon
City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle/Felix Kok/Jeremy Ballard/Peter Cole/Ulrich Heinen/John Tattersdill
5:13
12
Daphnis et Chloé (complete ballet), Part III: 4. Danse générale - Bacchanale
Various artists & Maurice Ravel
4:58
13
Scheherazade, Op. 35: II. The Story of the Kalendar Prince
The Philadelphia Orchestra & Riccardo Muti feat. Norman Carol
12:36
14
Parade: VI. Final - Suite au Prélude du Rideau rouge
Orchestre Du Capitole De Toulouse/Michel Plasson
2:38
15
The Firebird, Tableau 2: Disappearance of the Palace and Dissolution of Kashchei's Enchantments, Animation of the Petrified Warriors, General Thanksgiving
Seiji Ozawa
3:13
Disc 5
1
Birthday Offering (2008 Remastered Version): Overture-Entée-Grand Adagio and Coda
Robert Irving/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
8:18
2
Variations symphoniques
Jean-Philippe Collard/Orchestre Du Capitole De Toulouse/Michel Plasson
4:11
3
Facade (2008 Remastered Version): Swiss Yodelling Song
Sir Malcolm Sargent/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
2:42
4
Facade (2008 Remastered Version): Polka
Sir Malcolm Sargent/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
1:23
5
Facade (2008 Remastered Version): Waltz
Sir Malcolm Sargent/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
3:08
6
Facade (2008 Remastered Version): Popular Song
Sir Malcolm Sargent/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
2:26
7
Facade (2008 Remastered Version): Tango-Pasodoble
Sir Malcolm Sargent/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
1:58
8
Facade (2008 Remastered Version): Tarantella Sevillana
Sir Malcolm Sargent/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
2:31
9
Alla polacca (No 8 from A Month in the Country) (2008 Remastered Version)
John Lanchbery/Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
2:57
10
Monotones: Gnossienne No. 1 (Lent)
John Lanchbery/Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
2:53
11
Variations on an Original Theme, Op.36 'Enigma' (1991 Remastered Version): IX. Nimrod (A. J. Jaeger) (Moderato)
London Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Adrian Boult
4:35
12
Variations on an Original Theme, Op.36 'Enigma' (1991 Remastered Version): XIV. Finale: E.D.U. (the composer) (Allegro)
London Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Adrian Boult
5:41
13
Tales of Beatrix Potter - Music from the Royal Ballet film: Mrs Tiggy-Winkle's Laundry
John Lanchbery
2:24
14
Tales of Beatrix Potter - Music from the Royal Ballet film: The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck
John Lanchbery
6:40
15
Tales of Beatrix Potter - Music from the Royal Ballet film: The Mouse Waltz
John Lanchbery
4:36
16
Les Patineurs (2005 Remastered Version): Allegro monderato e pesante - Andante espressivo - Allegro conspirito
Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerras
9:24
17
Pineapple Poll - Suite: I. Opening Dance
London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Charles MacKerras
3:47
18
The Lady and the Fool - Suite: IV. Grand Adage
London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Charles MacKerras
6:52
Disc 6
1
Serenade for String Orchestra in C Major, Op. 48, TH 48: I. Pezzo in forma di sonatina (Andante non troppo - Allegro moderato)
City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
9:19
2
Serenade for String Orchestra in C Major, Op. 48, TH 48: II. Waltz (Moderato. Tempo di Valse)
City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
3:40
3
Symphony in C Major, WD 33: IV. Finale (Allegro vivace)
Richard Hickox & City of London Sinfonia
8:20
4
Shylock Suite, Op. 57: VI. Final
Michel Plasson
4:00
5
Symphony No. 3 in D Major, Op. 29, TH 26, "Polish": II. Alla tedesca (Allegro moderato e semplice)
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
6:38
6
Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Major, Op. 44: III. Allegro con fuoco
Mikhail Pletnev/Philharmonia Orchestra/Vladimir Fedoseyev & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky feat. Mikhail Pletnev & Philharmonia Orchestra
7:15
7
Billy The Kid (1999 Remastered Version): Celebration (After Billy's Capture)
Leonard Slatkin/Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
3:00
8
Fancy Free: II. Opening Dance
St Louis Symphony Orchestra/Leonard Slatkin
2:55
9
Rodeo (1999 Remastered Version): Buckaroo Holiday
Leonard Slatkin/Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
7:11
10
Rodeo (Suite): IV. Hoe-Down
Leonard Slatkin
4:15
11
Symphonic Dances from West Side Story: II. Somewhere
Paavo Järvi
4:34
12
Appalachian Spring (1999 Remastered Version): Doppio Movimento: Variations On A Shaker Hymn
Leonard Slatkin/Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
11:28
13
On the Town - Three Dance Episodes: III. Times Square: 1944
Leonard Slatkin/St Louis Symphony Orchestra
5:12
14
The Stars and Stripes Forever
Band of HM Royal Marines/Lt-Col. G. A. C. Hoskins
3:16