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Schumann: Symphonies No 2 & 4 / Antoni Wit, Polish Nrso


Release Date: 01/04/1996 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550923   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Katowice Polish Radio/TV Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 2 in C major, Op. 61 by Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Katowice Polish Radio/TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Germany 
Venue:  Polish Radio Concert Hall, Katowice 
Length: 37 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Notes: Selection recorded September 30 - October 1, 1993. 
2. Symphony no 4 in D minor, Op. 120 by Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Katowice Polish Radio/TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1993 
Venue:  Polish Radio Concert Hall, Katowice 
Length: 29 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Germany (1841).
Composition revised: Germany (1851). 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 2 in C major, Op. 61: I. Sostenuto assai - Allegro ma non troppo
Symphony No. 2 in C major, Op. 61: II. Scherzo: Allegro vivace
Symphony No. 2 in C major, Op. 61: III. Adagio espressivo
Symphony No. 2 in C major, Op. 61: IV. Allegro molto vivace
Symphony No. 4 in D minor, Op. 120 (original version, 1841): I. Ziemlich langsam - Lebhaft
Symphony No. 4 in D minor, Op. 120 (original version, 1841): II. Romanze: Ziemlich langsam
Symphony No. 4 in D minor, Op. 120 (original version, 1841): III. Scherzo: Lebhaft
Symphony No. 4 in D minor, Op. 120 (original version, 1841): IV. Langsam - Lebhaft

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