Le Salon Parisienne—Le Nouveau Salon

The Salon Orchestra

1985: Pro Arte Digital PAD-222 [LP]

  1. Mignon Overture

    Ambroise Thomas (1811–1896)

  2. Pizzicati-Scherzettino from Sylvia

    Léo Délibes (1836–1891)

  3. Legende op. 17

    Henrik Wieniawski (1835–1891)

  4. Barcarole from The Tales of Hoffmann

    Jacques Offenbach (1819–1880)

  5. Grand Galop Chromatique

    Franz Liszt (1811–1886)

  6. Waltzes from Faust

    Charles Gounod (1818–1893)

  7. Pas de Fleurs from Naila

    Léo Délibes (1836–1891)

  8. Extase

    Louis Ganne (1862–1923)

  9. Babillage

    Ernest Gillet (1844–1921)

  10. Marche Lorraine

    Louis Ganne (1862–1923)

I’ve enjoyed this album ever since my sound-designer friend Lucy introduced me to it in the 1980s. It wasn’t released on CD, only on LP and cassette tape, so in 2013 I digitized a pretty clean copy of the LP so I could stop relying on my played-half-to-death cassette copy of this.