Romeo and Juliet, TH 42, ČW 39, is an orchestral work composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. It is styled an Overture-Fantasy, and is based on Shakespeare's play of the same name. Like other composers such as Berlioz and Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky was deeply inspired by Shakespeare and wrote works based on The Tempest and Hamlet as well. Unlike Tchaikovsky's other major compositions, Romeo and Juliet does not have an opus number. It has been given the alternative catalogue designations TH 42 and ČW 39.
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Album: Tchaikovsky: Fantasy Overture Romeo and Juliet (1870). Get the Sheet Music License This Song. Balakirev urged Tchaikovsky to use Shakespeare's tragic lovers for inspiration, even going so far as to send him musical ideas, including the first four bars of music as he would have written them himself. Tchaikovsky was inspired by the musical concept and finished the piece in just six weeks. The first performance on March 16, 1870 was a flop, which wasn't helped by a much reported court case surrounding the conductor Nikolai Rubinstein, and a female student that had gone against the eminent musician the previous day. There was a noisy demonstration when Rubenstein appeared on the.
Tchaikovsky: Romeo And Juliet & Symphony No. 5. Released by Russian Music Society Jan 2009 5 Tracks. Tchaikovsky: Romeo And Juliet & Symphony No. 5 is a English album released on Jan 2009. 5 Album has 5 songs sung by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Moscow Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra, Russian Music Society. Listen to all songs in high quality & download Tchaikovsky: Romeo And Juliet & Symphony No. 5 songs on Gaana.
Tchaikovsky Romeo and Juliet. Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture; Marche Slave; Romeo and Juliet; Capriccio Italien; Hamlet. by Leonard Bernstein. These Tchaikovsky pieces are well known and have been recorded by most orchestras across the globe. Ashkenazy projects them into your listening room with alarming brilliance. The brass, drums and tympany are dazzling, while the strings in Romeo and Juliet are melancolic. The French Horn in this Romeo etc. is kept in the background,which is a pity, as it plays a pivotal role in the sadness of the drama. Apart from this, it is excellent.
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|Piano Cncerto No. 1 In B Flat Minor
Conductor [Cond.] – Vladimir Petroshoff*Orchestra – Berliner Festspielorchester
|A1||Allegro Non Troppe E Molto Maestoso - Allegro Cn Spirito||20:11|
|A2||Andante Semplice - Prestissimo - Tempo I||7:04|
|A3||Allegro Con Fuoco||6:58|
|Romeo And Juliet
Conductor [Cond.] – Lawrence Siegel*Orchestra – Philharmonia Orchestra London*
|Finale Symphony No. 5 In E Minor
Conductor [Cond.] – Anton NanutOrchestra – Radio-Symphonieorchester*
|B5||Andante Maestoso - Allegro Vivace||11:23|
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|CLS 4014||Tschaikowsky*||Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 / Piano Concerto No. 1 (CD, Comp)||ZYX Classic||CLS 4014||Germany||Unknown|
|3219MC||Tchaikovsky*||Romeo And Juliet (Cass)||Elap Music||3219MC||1990|
|CLS 4014||Peter Iljitsch Tschaikowsky*||Konzerte / Concertos (CD, Comp)||ZYX Classic||CLS 4014||Germany||1988|
|3219CD||Tchaikovsky*||Romeo And Juliet (CD)||Elap Music||3219CD||Scandinavia||1990|
|CLS 4014||Tschaikowsky* - Vladimir Petroschoff, Philharm. Festspielorchester*, Magda Bergreich||Tschaikowsky* - Vladimir Petroschoff, Philharm. Festspielorchester*, Magda Bergreich - Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 / Romeo Und Julia / Finale 5. Symphonie (CD, Album)||ZYX Classic||CLS 4014||Europe||1988|