Sir Malcolm Sargent: An Evening at the Proms - Music of Sullivan, Tchaikovsky, Dvorak, Holst, Chabrier, Litolff / BBC SO
1 CD / Guild / 2013-04-09Works: Recorded Sound: Applause; Arthur Sullivan: Overture di ballo, for orchestra in E major; Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin; Quartet for Strings no 1 in D major, Op. 11; Antonin Dvorák: Sla...
Performers: Cherkassky, Shura [Piano]; Hammond, Joan, Dame
Conductors: Sargent, Malcolm
Ensemble: ; BBC Symphony Orchestra
Most of this recording comes from the 1959 Proms, and there is no conductor more closely associated with the London Proms than Sir Malcolm Sargent....continue...
Recording information: 08/29/1956/??/??/1959....continue...
1 CD / BBC Legends / 2009-03-10Works: Recorded Sound: Applause; Igor Stravinsky: Agon, ballet for 12 dancers & orchestra; Symphony in Three Movements; Apollon musagète, ballet in 2 scenes for string orchestra; Firebird
Conductors: Stravinsky, Igor
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra
The iconic Igor Stravinsky conducting his own works live was a major event and the 1958 gala event was no exception. 'Agon' and 'Apollon Musagete'...continue...