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Beethoven: Symphonies 1-9 / Haitink, London Symphony Orchestra


Release Date: 09/12/2006 
Label:  Lso Live   Catalog #: 598   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Gerald FinleyKaren CargillJohn MacMasterTwyla Robinson,   ... 
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony Chorus
Number of Discs: 6 
Recorded in: Multi 
Length: 6 Hours 38 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

These are hybrid Super Audio CDs playable on both regular and Super Audio CD players.

'simply masterful Beethoven ... Capped by a magisterial account of the Ninth Symphony, this is the Beethoven set for our time. Even if you already have umpteen other recordings of these works, you owe it to yourself to hear this new set. It's a deeply satisfying musical experience'
Chicago Tribune
These are hybrid Super Audio CDs playable on both regular and Super Audio CD players.

'simply masterful Beethoven ... Capped by a magisterial account of the Ninth Symphony, this is the Beethoven set for our time. Even if you already have umpteen other recordings of these works, you owe it to yourself to hear this new set. It's a deeply satisfying musical experience'
Chicago Tribune
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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 in C major, Op. 21 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 31 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Barbican Centre, London, England (04/29/2006 - 04/30/2006) 
2. Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 36 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 34 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Barbican Centre, London, England (11/26/2005 - 11/27/2005) 
3. Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 49 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Notes: Barbican Centre, London, England (11/21/2005 - 11/22/2005) 
4. Symphony no 4 in B flat major, Op. 60 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 32 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: Barbican Centre, London, England (04/19/2006 - 04/20/2006) 
5. Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 25 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: Barbican Centre, London, England (04/24/2006 - 04/25/2006) 
6. Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 41 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: Barbican Centre, London, England (11/21/2005 - 11/22/2005) 
7. Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811-1812; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 38 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: Barbican Centre, London, England (11/16/2005 - 11/17/2005) 
8. Symphony no 8 in F major, Op. 93 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1812; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 24 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: Barbican Centre, London, England (04/24/2006 - 04/25/2006) 
9. Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Gerald Finley (Bass), Karen Cargill (Mezzo Soprano), John MacMaster (Tenor),
Twyla Robinson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  London Symphony Chorus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 68 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: Barbican Centre, London, England (04/29/2006 - 04/30/2006) 
10. Leonore Overture no 2 in C major, Op. 72 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 15 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: Barbican Centre, London, England (11/16/2005 - 11/17/2005) 
11. Concerto for Piano, Violin and Cello in C major, Op. 56 "Triple Concerto" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Gordan Nikolic (Violin), Timothy Hugh (Cello), Lars Vogt (Piano)
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1804; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 35 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Barbican Centre, London, England (11/26/2005 - 11/27/2005) 

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