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Prokofiev: Symphony No 6; Waltz Suite

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Playing time: 68'21"
Tracks: 9
Booklet pages: 6
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Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Prokofiev: Symphony No 6; Waltz Suite published on 20 September 2016

São Paulo Symphony Orchestra
Marin Alsop, conductor

Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953):

Symphony No 6, Op 111 (1945-7)
1 Allegro moderato
2 Largo
3 Vivace

Waltz Suite, Op 110 (1946-7)
4 Since We Met - Allegro Moderato (from War and Peace)
5 In the Palace - Allegro (from Cinderella)
6 Mephisto Waltz - Allegro precipitato (from Lermontov)
7 End of the Fairy Tale - Adagio (from Cinderella)
8 New Year's Eve Ball - Allegro, ma non troppo (from War and Peace)
9 Happiness - Allegro espressivo (from Cinderella)

Recorded 15-18 and 20 April 2015 (Symphony No 6) and 24, 25 and 27 April 2015 (Waltz Suite) at Sala São Paulo, Brazil

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