Gems of the Repertoire III: Dance Music
Today's show is the third in the series "Gems of the Repertoire," wonderful music that is not frequently performed in today's concert halls. There is a dance theme in today's show, with a waltz from an opera and a delightful ballet score.
Compositions and Recordings
Waltz from Eugene Onegin, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
USSR Symphony Orchestra, Evgeny Svetlanov
Pineapple Poll, Sir Arthur Sullivan arr. by Sir Charles Mackerras
Sir Charles Mackerras, Philharmonia Orchestra of London