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Myra Hess In Concert 1949-1960


Release Date: 01/06/1970 
Label:  Music & Arts Programs Of America Catalog #: 0779   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenWolfgang Amadeus MozartJohannes BrahmsFranz Schubert
Performer:  Myra HessIsaac Stern
Conductor:  Efrem KurtzSir Adrian BoultRobert ScholzLeopold Stokowski,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York PhilharmonicBBC Symphony OrchestraAmerican Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 4 Hours 24 Mins. 

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This set is a special offer, 4 CD's for the price of 3.
Selections recorded 1949-1960.
This set is a special offer, 4 CD's for the price of 3.
Selections recorded 1949-1960. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Myra Hess (Piano)
Conductor:  Efrem Kurtz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1953 
2. Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Myra Hess (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
3. Concerto for Piano no 12 in A major, K 414 (385p) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Myra Hess (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Scholz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  American Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
4. Concerto for Piano no 27 in B flat major, K 595 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Myra Hess (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Scholz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  American Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
5. Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Myra Hess (Piano)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
6. Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Myra Hess (Piano)
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/11/1951 
Venue:  Live  New York City 
7. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 in A major, Op. 100 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Myra Hess (Piano), Isaac Stern (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1960 
8. Sonatina for Violin and Piano in D major, D 384/Op. 137 no 1 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Myra Hess (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1960 
9. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 10 in G major, Op. 96 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Myra Hess (Piano), Isaac Stern (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1812; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1960 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 73, "Emperor": I. Allegro
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 73, "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 73, "Emperor": III. Rondo: Allegro
Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. 58: I. Allegro moderato
Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. 58: II. Andante con moto
Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. 58: III. Rondo: Vivace
Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K. 414: I. Allegro
Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K. 414: II. Andante
Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K. 414: III. Rondeau: Allegretto
Piano Concerto No. 27 in B flat major, Op. 17, K. 595: I. Allegro
Piano Concerto No. 27 in B flat major, Op. 17, K. 595: II. Larghetto
Piano Concerto No. 27 in B flat major, Op. 17, K. 595: III. Allegro

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