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Sergei Koussevitzky (Box)


Release Date: 04/27/2006 
Label:  Membran International Gmbh   Catalog #: 1073089   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnHector BerliozFranz LisztPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky,   ... 
Performer:  William Primrose
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1/23/1935 
Length: 23 Minutes 16 Secs. 
2.
Harold en Italie, Op. 16 by Hector Berlioz
Performer:  William Primrose (Viola)
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834; France 
Date of Recording: 11/22/1944 
3.
Episodes from Lenau's Faust, S 110: no 2, Der Tanz in der Dorfschenke "Mephisto Waltz no 1" by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 5/8/1936 
4.
Francesca da Rimini, Op. 32 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Russia 
Date of Recording: 4/19/1946 
Length: 25 Minutes 43 Secs. 
5.
Symphony no 4, Op. 54 "Poem of ecstasy" by Alexander Scriabin
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905-1908; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/15/1946 
Length: 21 Minutes 9 Secs. 
6.
Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 44 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1936/1938; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/8/1947 
Venue:  Live 
Length: 31 Minutes 43 Secs. 
7.
Don Juan, Op. 20 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/29/1947 
Length: 18 Minutes 0 Secs. 
8.
Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 43 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Finland 
Date of Recording: 1/24/1935 
Length: 40 Minutes 28 Secs. 
9.
Symphony no 1 in D major, Op. 25 "Classical" by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 11/25/1947 
Length: 10 Minutes 47 Secs. 
10.
Symphony no 3 by Roy Harris
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Date of Recording: 3/20/1940 
11.
Symphony no 3, Op. 33 by Howard Hanson
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937 
Date of Recording: 3/20/1940 
Length: 35 Minutes 2 Secs. 
12.
Appalachian Spring: Suite by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943-1944; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/31/1945 
Length: 23 Minutes 16 Secs. 

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 excellent symphony October 8, 2012 By Linda Miller See All My Reviews "Very nic eto listen to while driving thru the woods" Report Abuse
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