A hi-fi travelogue of popular tone poems, including Tchaikovsky's Capriccio italien, The Moldau by Smetana, and a blistering performance of Sibleius' Finlandia. The incredible realism of these recordings will transport you from Minneapolis' Orchestra Hall to the far corners of the world and back again!
The world-renowned Minnesota Orchestra in the first recordings with its dynamic new music director. Eiji Oue (A.G. OH-way), a former protege of Leonard Bernstein and Seiji Ozawa, has turned the entire Twin Cities area on its head with his exciting and masterful interpretations.
IBERT: Escales (Ports of Call)
TCHAIKOVSKY: Capriccio Italien
SMETANA: The Moldau
ALFVÉN: Midsummer Vigil
BORODIN: In the Steppes of Central Asia.
Total running time - 76:03