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The Karajan Collection - Bruckner: Symphony No 8, Etc


Release Date: 08/16/2005 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 76901   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Anton BrucknerFelix MendelssohnRichard WagnerOtto Nicolai,   ... 
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 8 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 8 in C minor, WAB 108 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Composition written: Vienna, Austria (1884 - 1887).
Composition revised: Vienna, Austria (1887 - 1890). 
2.
Hebrides Overture, in B minor Op. 26 "Fingal's Cave" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1832; Rome, Italy 
3.
Der fliegende Holländer: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841/1852; Germany 
4.
Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor: Overture by Otto Nicolai
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Berlin, Germany 
5.
Der Freischütz, J 277: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817-1821; Dresden, Germany 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 8 in C minor (1996 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro moderato
Symphony No. 8 in C minor (1996 Digital Remaster): II. Scherzo (Allegro moderato) & Trio (Langsam)
Symphony No. 8 in C minor (1996 Digital Remaster): III. Adagio (Feierlich langsam, doch nicht schleppend)
Symphony No. 8 in C minor (1996 Digital Remaster): IV. Finale (Feierlich, nicht schnell)
Der Freischütz (2005 Digital Remaster): Overture
The Hebrides - Overture (Fingal's Cave) Op. 26 (2005 Digital Remaster)
Der Fliegende Holländer (2005 Digital Remaster): Overture
Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor, '(The) Merry Wives of Windsor' (2005 Digital Remaster): Overture

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