Fête à la Française


Fête à la Française
Albert Wolff
Label
Decca
Catalogue No.
4802382
Barcode
00028948023820
Format
2-CD
About
TRACK LISTING / ARTISTS

CHARPENTIER
Impressions d’Italie

MASSENET
Scènes pittoresques
Scènes Alsaciennes

FRANCK
Le chasseur maudit
Rédemption

LALO
Rapsodie norvegienne
Scherzo, Op. 26
Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
Albert Wolff

LALO
Overture: Le roi d’Ys

MASSENET
Overture: Phèdre
Werther: Prelude & La nuit de Noël
Orchestre de l’Opéra-Comique Paris
Albert Wolff

FIRST RELEASE ON DECCA CD

Recording information

Recording Producers: John Culshaw (Glazunov); Victor Olof (Liszt); Ray Minshull (Ravel, Weber, Falla); Michael Williamson (Adam)
Balance Engineers: Roy Wallace (Glazunov); James Brown (Liszt); Kenneth Wilkinson (Ravel, Weber, Falla); Ken Cress (Adam)
Recording Locations: La Maison de la Mutualité, Paris, France, September 1954 (Liszt), May 1956 (Glazunov), October & November 1957 (Adam); La Maison de la Chimie, Paris, France, November 1958 (Ravel, Weber, Falla)

Reviews

‘beautifully warm and clear orchestral sound … a most excellent recording’ (Liszt) Gramophone

‘played with finesse and recorded with clarity’ (Massenet) Gramophone