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Portsmouth Sinfonia - Plays The Popular Classics Scarica Album
Interprete: Portsmouth Sinfonia
Titolo: Plays The Popular Classics
Stile: Novelty, Baroque, Classical, Contemporary
Anno 1973
Paese Australia
Etichetta Transatlantic Records
Numero di Catalogo L35114
Genere: Classica
Valutazione: 4.8
Voti: 567
Dimensione Mp3: 1068 mb
Dimensione Flac: 2216 mb
Dimensione Wma: 2715 mb
Registra da: Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo

Portsmouth Sinfonia - Plays The Popular Classics Scarica Album


1From Peer Gynt Suite No. 1: "In The Hall Of The Mountain King"
Composed By – Edvard Grieg
2"Farandole" From L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2
Composed By – Georges Bizet
3"Jupiter" From The Planets, Op. 32 (Excerpt)
Composed By – Gustav Holst
4"Air" From Suite No. 3 In D Major
Composed By – Johann Sebastian Bach
5From Peer Gynt Suite No. 1: "Morning"
Composed By – Edvard Grieg
6From The Nutcracker Suite: "Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy"
Composed By – Pyotr Ilyich Tchaïkovski
7Also Sprach Zarathustra Op. 31
Composed By – Richard Strauss
8From The Nutcracker Suite: "Waltz Of The Flowers"
Composed By – Pyotr Ilyich Tchaïkovski
9Fifth Symphony In C Minor, Op. 67
Composed By – Ludwig van Beethoven
10Blue Danube Waltz Op. 314
Composed By – Johann Strauss
11William Tell Overture
Composed By – Gioacchino Rossini


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
TRA 275Portsmouth Sinfonia Plays The Popular Classics ‎(LP, Album)Transatlantic RecordsTRA 275UK1973
KC 33049Portsmouth Sinfonia Plays The Popular Classics ‎(LP, Album, Promo, Rad)ColumbiaKC 33049US1974
KC 33049Portsmouth Sinfonia Plays The Popular Classics ‎(LP, Album)ColumbiaKC 33049US1974
TRA 89.517Portsmouth Sinfonia Plays The Popular Classics ‎(LP, Album)Transatlantic RecordsTRA 89.517France1973
none, MLX-189Portsmouth Sinfonia The Best Of The Portsmouth Sinfonia ‎(LP)Transatlantic Records, M7none, MLX-189Australia1977


  • Arranged ByPortsmouth Sinfonia
  • Art DirectionAnn Sullivan
  • CelloClive Richardson, Gary Rickard, Gavin Bryars, Sue Evans
  • ClarinetBrian Eno, Gwen Fereday, Suzette Worden, Tony Talbot
  • ConductorJohn Farley
  • CoordinatorLaurence Aston
  • CoverMoore, Morris
  • Double BassAngus Fraser, Brian Young, Ian Southward, Peter Clutterbuck
  • Executive-ProducerRobin Mortimore, Victor Schonfield
  • FluteAnn Shrosbree, Brian Watterson, Deborah Smith, John Lawrence, Utako Ikeda
  • Horns [Tenor]David Saunders
  • Liner NotesBrian Eno, John Farley
  • Mastered ByArun Chakraverty
  • PercussionJenni Adams, John Ryder, Maggi Wooton
  • Photography ByDoug Smith , Peter Fowler
  • ProducerBrian Eno
  • Recorded ByBob Woolford Sound
  • Saxophone, Clarinet, GlockenspielJames Lampart
  • TromboneJeffrey Steele, Maurice Joyce
  • TrumpetChris Turner, Steve Beresford
  • ViolaLinda Adams, Neil Watson, Simon Dale
  • ViolinCherril Smith, Gary Gunby, Imogen Morley, Jill Adams, Martin Kenny, Mick Steele, Nigel Coombes, Peter Beresford, Robert Carter , Robin Mortimer, Russell Coates, Stefan Klima, Stephen Luscombe


Australian pressing by Festival Pty. Ltd.

TRA275, the UK source LP number appears on the rear jacket in brackets and on the labels, as was the practise of Festival Records.
On the side 2 runout the first attempt at the matrix has an error, overwritten, and then written correctly next to it.

Codici a barre

  • Matrix / Runout (label side 1): SMX43989
  • Matrix / Runout (label side 2): SMX43990
  • Matrix / Runout (etched runout side 1): 3 SMX43989 2B
  • Matrix / Runout (etched runout side 2): SMX43990 4SMX43990 2A

Codici a barre

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Transatlantic Records Ltd.
  • Manufactured By – Festival Records Pty. Ltd.



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