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The Art Of Konwitschny Vol 2 - Beethoven, Bruckner, Mendelssohn

Beethoven / Bruckner / Mendelssohn / Konwtischny
Release Date: 02/28/2006 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 2322  
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenAnton BrucknerFelix MendelssohnDmitri Shostakovich,   ... 
Performer:  Günter KootzAmadeus WebersinkeIgor OistrakhRudolf Schock,   ... 
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden StaatskapelleLeipzig Radio ChorusLeipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 11 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Fantasia in C minor, Op. 80 "Choral Fantasy" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Günter Kootz (Piano)
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Chorus,  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Amadeus Webersinke (Piano)
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Amadeus Webersinke (Piano)
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Symphony no 2 in C minor, WAB 102 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1876; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1951 
Venue:  Live  Radio House Studio 1, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 64 Minutes 40 Secs. 
6.
Symphony no 5 in B flat major, WAB 105 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Vienna, Austria 
7.
Symphony no 7 in E major, WAB 107 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881-1883; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1958 
Venue:  Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 65 Minutes 21 Secs. 
8.
Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 56 "Scottish" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1962 
9.
Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Igor Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1958 
10.
Symphony no 10 in E minor, Op. 93 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; USSR 
11.
Symphony no 11 in G minor, Op. 103 "Year 1905" by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USSR 
12.
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Rudolf Schock (Tenor), Sieglinde Wagner (Alto), Fritz Wunderlich (Tenor),
Gottlob Frick (Bass), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Marianne Schech (Soprano)
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra,  Berlin State Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841/1852; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1960 
Venue:  Grunewaldkirche, Berlin 
Length: 140 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: German 

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