Solti at the Ballet

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Album title:
Solti at the Ballet
Composer(s):
Dukas, Offenbach, Rossini, Tchaikovsky
Works:
Offenbach: Gaité parisienne; Rossini: La boutique fantasque (arr. Respighi)*; Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake & Nutcracker Suites; Dukas: l’Apprenti sorcier*
Performer:
Orchestra of the ROH, Covent Garden; *Israel PO; Chicago Symph Orch/Solti
Label:
Eloquence
Catalogue Number:
480 6589 (1957-89)
Performance:
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Recording:
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Reviewer:
BBC Music Magazine
Solti at the Ballet

Typically feisty renditions of Gaité parisienne and La boutique fantasque rub shoulders with more measured accounts of the Tchaikovsky ballet suites. 

Erik Levi

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