A prolific, prize-winning recording artist since making his first recordings for Philips in 1954, Daniel Barenboim began his close association with Deutsche Grammophon in 1972. His vast discography on the Yellow Label features the artist as conductor of orchestral works and operas, and as pianist in chamber music, song recitals and solo repertoire. In 2010, he signed a wide-ranging new contract with Deutsche Grammophon and Decca Classics.
Daniel Barenboim conducting The Chicago Symphony Orchestra performing Polovtsian Dances, Russian Easter Overture, Night On The Bare Mountain and Capriccio Espagnol.
2003 Grammy Award Winner
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The Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Alexander Borodin (1833-1887)
1. Polovtsian Dances - from the Opera "Prince Igor"
Nikolai Rimsky-Korssakoff (1844-1908)
2. Russian Easter Overture, Op. 36 - on Liturgical Themes for Large Orchestra
Modest Mussorgsky (1839-1881)
3. Night On The Bald Mountain, Op. post. - Concert Fantasy for Large ORchestra
4. Capriccio espagnol op. 34
I. Alborada: vivo e strepitoso
II. Variazioni: Andante con moto
III. Alborada: vivo e strepitoso
IV. Scena e Canto gitano: Allegretto
V. Fandango asturiano