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Zubin Mehta & The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra - Live Recordings 1963-2006 [12-CD Set]


Release Date: 12/07/2010 
Label:  Helicon   Catalog #: 9625  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartGioachino RossiniGiuseppe VerdiLudwig van Beethoven,   ... 
Performer:  Radu LupuArie VardiYefim BronfmanAlicia De Larrocha,   ... 
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic OrchestraPrague Philharmonic ChoirScottish National Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 12 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Also available: The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra 70th Anniversary - Essential Recordings

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In this boxed set celebrating the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, the Orchestra's Music Director for Life, Zubin Mehta, is honored with a retrospective covering his 40 years of music-making in Israel.
Also available: The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra 70th Anniversary - Essential Recordings

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In this boxed set celebrating the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, the Orchestra's Music Director for Life, Zubin Mehta, is honored with a retrospective covering his 40 years of music-making in Israel.
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Works on This Recording

1. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1986 
2. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 4/2006 
3. La scala di seta: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1812; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1/1977 
4. La forza del destino: Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1986 
5. Leonore Overture no 3 in C major, Op. 72a by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805-1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1975 
6. Symphony no 8 in B minor, D 759 "Unfinished" by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1996 
7. Concerto for 3 Pianos in F major, K 242 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Radu Lupu (Piano), Arie Vardi (Piano), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1776; Salzburg, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1986 
8. Concerto for Piano no 2 in A major, S 125 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839/1861; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1996 
9. Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1/1987 
10. Concerto for 2 Violins in A minor, Op. 3 no 8/RV 522 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Pinchas Zukerman (Violin), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1996 
11. Sinfonia concertante for Violin and Viola in E flat major, K 364 (320d) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Daniel Benyamini (Viola), Chaim Taub (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1779; Salzburg, Austria 
Date of Recording: 7/1968 
12. Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 53 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879-1880; Bohemia 
Notes: No recording date available. 
13. Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Marjana Lipovsek (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra,  Prague Philharmonic Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Austria 
Date of Recording: 7/2000 
14. Song of Destiny, Op. 54 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish National Chorus,  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1871; Austria 
Date of Recording: 7/1972 
15. Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 73 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1977 
16. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Pinchas Zukerman (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
Date of Recording: 8/1971 
17. Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102 "Double" by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello), Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1986 
18. Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; Germany 
Date of Recording: 7/1996 
19. Symphony no 9 in D minor, WAB 109 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1896; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: No recording date available. 
20. Concerto for Violin in B minor, Op. 61 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909-1910; England 
Date of Recording: 10/1982 
21. Concerto for Violin no 2 in G minor, Op. 63 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/1975 
22. Concerto for Cello no 1 in A minor, Op. 33 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Lynn Harrell (Cello)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1986 
23. Rückert Lieder (5) by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Marjana Lipovsek (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
24. Wozzeck, Op. 7: Soldaten, soldaten sind schone Burschen! by Alban Berg
Performer:  Stella Richmond (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917-1922; Austria 
Date of Recording: 3/1972 
25. Wozzeck, Op. 7: Und ist kein Betrug "Marie's Monologue" by Alban Berg
Performer:  Stella Richmond (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917-1922; Austria 
Date of Recording: 3/1972 
26. Wozzeck, Op. 7: Act 3 - Scene 4 "Das Messer? Wo ist das Messer?" by Alban Berg
Performer:  Stella Richmond (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917-1922; Austria 
Date of Recording: 3/1972 
27. Requiem ebraico by Eric Zeisl
Performer:  Sharon Rostorf-Zamir (Soprano), Bracha Kol (Mezzo Soprano), David Bizic (Baritone)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra,  Israel Philharmonia Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1945; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/2006 
28. The Planets, Op. 32/H 125 by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1916; England 
Date of Recording: 7/1986 
29. Schelomo by Ernest Bloch
Performer:  Mischa Maisky (Cello)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915-1916; USA 
Date of Recording: 11/1990 
30. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147: no 1 in B flat major, Odzemek by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 7/1996 
31. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147: no 4 in D flat major by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 7/1996 
32. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147: no 7 in C major, Sribske by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 7/1996 
33. Le sacre du printemps by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1913 
Date of Recording: 7/1997 
34. Verklärte Nacht for String Orchestra, Op. 4 by Arnold Schoenberg
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899/1943; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 4/2006 
35. Requiem Mass by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Martina Arroyo (Soprano), Shirley Verrett (Mezzo Soprano), Richard Tucker (Tenor),
Bonaldo Giaiotti (Bass)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra,  Tel Aviv Philharmonic Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Italy 
Date of Recording: 7/1968 
36. Festival Preludes by Noam Sheriff
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 12/1996 
37. Symphony no 2 by Josef Tal
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; Israel 
Date of Recording: 9/1983 
38. Programme Music by Tzvi Avni
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1983 
39. Symphonic Overture by Joseph Kaminski
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 10/1982 
40. Spices, Perfumes, Toxins! by Avner Dorman
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra,  PercaDu
Date of Recording: 4/2006 

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