The Sleeping Beauty
To celebrate the eightieth birthday of Neeme Järvi, one of today’s most prolific conductors, we have gathered his recent recordings of Tchaikovsky’s three full-length ballets (complete versions) in a box set at special price. Recorded in surround-sound with the legendary Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, these are landmark performances, both for the music itself and for the critically acclaimed interpretations. The numerous distinctions include: - The Sleeping Beauty : ‘Album of the Week’, The Sunday Times - Swan Lake : ‘Orchestral Choice’, BBC Music - The Nutcracker : ‘Album of the Week’, The Mail on Sunday Neeme Järvi has been Head of Conducting at the Gstaad Conducting Academy, and is currently Principal Conductor of the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Chief Conductor Emeritus of the Residentie Orkest The Hague, Music Director Emeritus of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Conductor Laureate of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, and Chief Conductor Emeritus at the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra.
Recording: Grieghallen, Bergen, Norway, 9 – 12 December 2013