The Best of SAINT-SAËNS

SAINT-SAËNS

The Best Of Saint-Saëns
Symphony No.3 'Organ'
Introduction And Rondo Capriccioso
Danse Macabre
Le Cygne a.o.
Int. Release 09 Sep. 1994
2 CDs / Download
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Track List

CD 1: The Best of Saint-Saëns

Camille Saint-Saëns (1835 - 1921)
Violin Concerto No.3 In B Minor, Op.61

Henryk Szeryng, Eduard van Remoortel, Orchestre National de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo

Le carnaval des animaux, R. 125

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1:26

10.
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2:02

13.
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1:22

14.
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1:18

15.
0:00
1:21

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, André Previn

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3:11

Anne Martindale Williams, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, André Previn

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2:04

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, André Previn

Herman Krebbers, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Bernard Haitink

Piano Concerto No.2 In G Minor, Op.22, R.190

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7:02

Bella Davidovich, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Neeme Järvi

Total Playing Time: 1:18:52

CD 2: The Best of Saint-Saëns

Camille Saint-Saëns (1835 - 1921)
Henryk Szeryng, Eduard van Remoortel, Orchestre National de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo

Le carnaval des animaux, R. 125

Maurice Gendron, Peter Gallion

Piano Concerto No.4 in C minor, Op.44

Michele Campanella, Orchestre National de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo, Aldo Ceccato

Symphony No.3 in C Minor, Op.78, R.176 - "Organ Symphony"

Daniel Chorzempa, Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Edo de Waart

Total Playing Time: 1:12:47

For a performance with a large string ensemble, André Previn's Pittsburgh classic reigns supreme. The humour is deftly handled and deliciously understated, tempos are superbly judged . . .