An Introduction to Sergey Sergeyevich Prokofiev

 SERGEI PROKOFIEV (1891-1953)
 Symphony No. 1 in D major, Op. 25 'Classical' 14:38  
1 I Allegro 4:21
2 II Larghetto 4:12
3 III Gavotte. Non troppo allegro 1:43
4 IV Finale. Molto vivace 4:19
 Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 29:20  
  A Musical Tale for Children  
  Richard Chester solo flute  
  John Digney solo oboe  
  John Cushing solo clarinet  
  Lesley Wilson solo bassoon  
  Laurence Rogers principal horn  
  Martin Gibson timpani  
5 'I am going to tell you a story about Peter and the Wolf. . .' - 2:15
6 'Early one morning Peter opened the gate. . .' - 1:05
7 'On a branch of a big tree sat a little bird. . .' - 1:41
8 'Just then a duck came waddling around. . .' - 2:26
9 'Suddnely, something caught Peter's attention. . .' - 1:02
10 ''Look out!' shouted Peter. . .' - 1:02
11 'Just then Grandfather came out. . .' - 2:25
12 'No sooner had Peter gone. . .' - 1:15
13 'In a twinkling the cat climbed up the tree. . .' - 0:28
14 'The duck quacked. . .' - 1:32
15 'And now, this is how things stood. . .' - 1:47
16 'In the meantime, Peter, without the slightest fear. . .' - 1:20
17 'Peter said to the bird, 'Fly down. . .'' - 1:41
18 'Meanwhile, Peter made a lasso. . .' - 2:12
19 'Just then, the hunters came out of the woods. . .' - 2:24
20 'Now, just imagine the triumphant procession. . .' - 2:01
21 'And winding up the procession, Grandfather and the cat. . .' 2:35
22  Troika from the Symphonic Suite 'Lieutenant Kijé', Op. 60 3:09
23  March from the Opera 'The Love for Three Oranges', Op. 33 1:42
 Excerpts from the Ballet 'Romeo and Juliet', Op. 64 23:47  
24 Montagues and Capulets 6:14
25 Folk Dance 4:26
26 Romeo and Juliet 8:29
27 Death of Tybalt 4:36
 Neeme Jarvi