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Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty, highlights / Slovak State PO, Mogrelia

> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Introduction
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Le Prologue: Marche - Entree du Roi Florestan et sa cour (Entrance of King Florestan and Court)
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Le Prologue: Scene dansante - Entree des fees bonnes (Entrance of the Good Fairies)
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Le Prologue: Pas de six: Adagio
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Le Prologue: Coulante, Fleur de Farine (Variation II)
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Le Prologue: Fee aux Miettes (Variation III)
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Le Prologue: Canari qui chante (Variation IV)
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Le Prologue: Violente (Variation V)
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Le Prologue: Fee des Lilas (Variation VI)
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Le Prologue: Coda
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act I: Valse
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act I: Pas d'action: Adagio (Rose Adagio)
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act I: Coda
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act I: Finale
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act II: The Vision and the Sleeping Beauty Awakened: Entr'acte et Scene
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act II: Panorama
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act II: Entr'acte symphonique (Le Sommeil) et Scene - The Sleep
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act II: Finale
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act III: The Wedding: Marche - Festive Procession
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act III: Polacca - Cortege des Contes de Fees (The Good Fairies)
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act III: Pas de quatre: Introduction
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act III: La Fee-Argent (Variation II)
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act III: La Fee-Diamant (Variation IV)
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act III: Pas de quatre - Adagio
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act III: Cendrillon et le Prince Fortune (Variation I) (Cinderella and Prince Fortune)
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act III: Coda
> The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act III: Apotheose

Album Summary

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66
Conductor Ensembles Composer

Notes & Reviews:

The second of Tchaikovsky's three full length ballets, The Sleeping Beauty was initially given a lukewarm reception by the Tsar. Today it is regarded as the greatest achievement of Russian ballet music in the 19th century. Based on the Perrault fairy-tale La belle au bois dormant and choreographed by the legendary Petipa, this work overflows with radiant and joyous inventiveness. These highlights are taken from the complete recording on Naxos 8.550490-92, given *** recommended status by The Penguin Guide which praises Andrew Mogrelia's conducting for its 'warmth, grace and vitality'. Andrew Mogrelia has had a varied career of concerts, recording and work with major dance companies. He has worked with the English National, Dutch National, Finnish National, Norwegian National ballets, Netherlands Dance Theatre, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Australian Ballet, West Australian Ballet and American Ballet Theater.

MusicWeb International
This highlights disc is taken from a complete recording of the ballet that was highly recommended by the Penguin Guide. Running for the best part of 80 minutes it represents very good value indeed... Mogrelia's is certainly one of the best recordings currently available. The Sleeping Beauty is a fabulous score and it's very difficult to decide which particular 80 minute selection actually constitutes the highlights. On the whole, Naxos has done a good job with their decision-making and at least the music is presented in the order in which it appears in the complete score.

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: House of Arts, Kosice, Czech Republic (03/1991-05/1991).



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>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Introduction
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Ensemble: Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Running Time: 3 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Prologue
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 5 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Scène dansante - Entrée des fées bonnes
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 4 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Pas de six
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 4 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Coulante, Fleur de Farine (Var. 2)
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Fée aux Miettes (Var. 3)
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 1 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Le Canari qui chante (Var. 4)
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Violente (Var. 5)
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 1 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Fée de Lilas (Var. 6)
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 1 min. 19 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Coda
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 1 min. 52 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 1. Valse
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 4 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 1. Pas d'action - Rose Adagio
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 6 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 1. Coda
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 2 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 1. Finale
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 7 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 2. The Vision
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 3 min. 1 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 2. Panorama
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 3 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 2. Entr'acte symphonique
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 1 min. 34 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 2. Finale
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 2 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 3. The Wedding
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 3 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 3. The Wedding
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 4 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 3. Pas de quatre
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 1 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 3. La Fée - Argent (Var. 2)
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 3. La Fée - Diamant (Var. 4)
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 3. Pas de quatre
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 2 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 3. Cendrillon et le Prince Fortuné
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 1 min. 1 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 3. Coda
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 1 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 :: Act 3. Apothéose
  • Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia
  • Running Time: 2 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889