WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Take 2 - Sibelius: Symphonies No 1, 2, Etc /Stokowski, Et Al


Release Date: 11/18/1997 
Label:  Sony Classical Essential Classics Catalog #: 63260   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Michael WinfieldZino Francescatti
Conductor:  Leopold StokowskiLeonard BernsteinRichard HickoxThomas Schippers,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic OrchestraNew York PhilharmonicLondon Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 25 Mins. 

This title is currently unavailable.



Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 in E minor, Op. 39 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; Finland 
Date of Recording: 11/1976 
Venue:  West Ham Central Mission, London 
2. Lemminkäinen Suite, Op. 22: no 3, Swan of Tuonela by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Michael Winfield (English Horn)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893-1897; Finland 
Date of Recording: 11/1976 
Venue:  West Ham Central Mission, London 
3. Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 47 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Zino Francescatti (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Finland 
Date of Recording: 01/15/1963 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
4. Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 02/1988 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London, England 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
Composition written: Finland (1899 - 1900). 
5. Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 43 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Finland 
Date of Recording: 04/09/1963 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
6. Kuolema: Valse triste, Op. 44 no 1 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1904; Finland 
Date of Recording: 01/25/1959 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 
7. Karelia Suite, Op. 11 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Finland 
Date of Recording: 02/24/1968 
Venue:  Town Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook