Homage to Pavlova
Richard Bonynge
Label
Decca
Catalogue No.
4804877
Barcode
00028948048779
Format
2-CD
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CD 1
ALEXANDRE LUIGINI: Ballet égyptien, Op. 12
CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS: The Swan (Le Carnaval des Animaux)
JULES MASSENET: Méditation (Thaïs)
PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY: December (Christmas) (The Seasons)
ANTON RUBINSTEIN: Danses des fiancées de Cachemir (Feramors)
ALPHONS CZIBULKA: Love’s dream after the ball
FRITZ KREISLER: The Dragonfly

CD 2
RICCARDO DRIGO: Le réveil de Flore
PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY: California Poppy (Mélodie in E flat major from Souvenir d’un lieu cher, Op. 42)
BORIS ASAFYEV: Papillons
PAUL LINCKE: Gavotte Pavlova (Glow-worm Idyll) (Lysistrata)
LEO DELIBES: Intermezzo (Naïla)
ALFREDO CATALANI: Danze delle Ondine (Elda)
KAROL KRUPINSKI: Mazurka (Polish Wedding)

London Symphony Orchestra
Richard Bonynge

Recording information

Recording Producer: John Mordler
Balance Engineer: Kenneth Wilkinson
Recording Location: Kingsway Hall, London, UK, 1–5 December 1969

Reviews

‘Delibes’s ‘Naïla’ Intermezzo … has one catching one’s breath … John Georgiadis makes a superb showing in his solo items. … Bonynge savours every item, and the LSO responds loyally. The recording is predictably excellent.’ Gramophone