Orchestral Spectacular (SACD245)

  1. Strauss: Also Sprach Zarathustra, op. 30: Fanfare
  2. Berlioz: The Damnation of Faust, op. 24: Hungarian March
  3. Dukas: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
  4. Saint-Saens: Bacchanal from Samson and Delilah
  5. Offenbach: Barcarolle (From The Tales of Hoffman)
  6. Glinka: Ruslan and Ludmilla: Overture
  7. Puccini: Manon Lescaut: Third Act Intermezzo
  8. Khachaturian: Sabre Dance, from Suite No. 3 of the Ballet Gayaneh
  9. Khachaturian: Suite No. 2 (Adagio of Spartacus and Phygia)
  10. Tchaikovsky: Waltz of the Flowers from The Nutcracker Suite, op. 7
  11. Barber: Adagio for Strings (Arr. from the String Quartet, op. 11)

Welcome to Chesky's Orchestral Spectacular. Featuring the renowned Bruckner Orchester Linz, and recorded in the magnificent Brucknerhaus, in Linz, Austria, this recording truly captures the time and place of a remarkable performance, placing you in the center of the concert hall.

Recorded at Brucknerhaus in Linz, Austria.

Personnel: Bruckner Orchester Linz

Ingo Ingensand - Conductor

Bernhard Klee - Conductor


Samual Barber (1910-1981)

Hector Berlioz (1803-1869)

Paul Dukas (1865-1935)

Mikhail Glinka (1804-1857)

Aram Khachaturian (1903-1978)

Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880)

Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924)

Camille Saint-Saƫns (1835-1921)

Richard Strauss (1864-1949)


Produced by Miguel Kertsman

Recorded by Harald Huber

Edited and mastered by Harald Huber and Miguel Kertsman

This album was made with the purest audio path, using the very best microphones, mic preamps, analog-to-digital converters, recorders, and cables with careful attention to detail to produce the most transparent and natural sound available today.