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Karajan: Orchestra Spectaculars From Handel To Bartok

Karajan / Philarmonia Orchestra
Release Date: 05/27/2014 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 633621   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jean SibeliusBenjamin BrittenRalph Vaughan WilliamsGeorge Frideric Handel,   ... 
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 13 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 43 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Finland 
Date of Recording: 03/1960 
Venue:  London, England 
2. Symphony no 5 in E flat major, Op. 82 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1915/1919; Finland 
Date of Recording: 09/1960 
Venue:  London, England 
3. Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
4. Symphony no 4 in A minor, Op. 63 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; Finland 
5. Symphony no 5 in E flat major, Op. 82 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1915/1919; Finland 
6. Symphony no 6 in D minor, Op. 104 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1923; Finland 
Date of Recording: 07/1955 
Venue:  London, England 
7. Symphony no 7 in C major, Op. 105 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1924; Finland 
Date of Recording: 07/1955 
Venue:  London, England 
8. Tapiola, Op. 112 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Finland 
Date of Recording: 07/1953 
Venue:  London, England 
9. Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10 by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; England 
10. Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910/1919; England 
11. Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 9, Allegro moderato by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
12. Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 6, Air by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
13. Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 7, Bourée by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
14. Water Music, HWV 348-350: Suite - no 5, Andante expressivo by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
15. Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 3, Allegro deciso by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
16. Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116 by Béla Bartók
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
Date of Recording: 1952-53 
17. Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106 by Béla Bartók
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 11/1949 
18. Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106: Excerpt(s) by Béla Bartók
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Budapest, Hungary 
19. Háry János, Op. 15: Suite - no 5, Intermezzo by Zoltán Kodály
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 07/1954 
20. L'italiana in Algeri: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1813; Italy 
Length: 8 Minutes 7 Secs. 
21. Semiramide: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Italy 
Length: 12 Minutes 7 Secs. 
22. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
23. Guillaume Tell: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
Length: 11 Minutes 59 Secs. 
24. Guillaume Tell: Toi que l'oiseau ne suivrait pas "Tyrolienne" by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
25. La scala di seta: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1812; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 27 Secs. 
26. La gazza ladra: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Italy 
Length: 9 Minutes 39 Secs. 
27. Guillaume Tell: Pas de trois by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
28. Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 53 by Albert Roussel
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; France 
Date of Recording: 11/1949 
29. Pines of Rome by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1924; Rome, Italy 
30. Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; France 
Date of Recording: 1954-59 
Venue:  London, England 
31. Le carnaval romain Overture, Op. 9 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843-1844; France 
Date of Recording: 1954-59 
Venue:  London, England 
32. La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Rákóczy March by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; France 
Date of Recording: 1954-59 
Venue:  London, England 
33. Les troyens: Royal hunt and storm by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856-1858; France 
Date of Recording: 1954-59 
Venue:  London, England 
34. Carmen: Suite by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; France 
35. L'arlésienne: Suite no 1 by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
36. L'arlésienne: Suite no 2 by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
37. I Pagliacci: Intermezzo by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
38. Les patineurs, Op. 183 by Emil Waldteufel
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; Paris, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 35 Secs. 
39. Schwanda the Bagpiper: Polka by Jaromir Weinberger
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 09/23/1960 
Venue:  Kingsway, Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
40. Espańa by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 09/23/1960 
Venue:  Kingsway, Hall, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 56 Secs. 
41. Joyeuse marche "Marche française" by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 09/23/1960 
Venue:  Kingsway, Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
42. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Barcarolle by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 01/06/1959 
Venue:  Kingsway, Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 8 Secs. 
43. Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording:   
44. Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World" by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
Date of Recording:   
45. Faust: Ballet Music by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
46. La mer by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903-1905; France 
47. Rapsodie espagnole by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; France 
48. Water Music, HWV 348-350: Suite by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 

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