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The Immortal Fritz Kreisler


Release Date: 08/29/2007 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 5910   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Niccolò PaganiniLudwig van BeethovenFritz KreislerSergei Rachmaninov,   ... 
Performer:  Fritz KreislerSergei RachmaninovCarl Lamson
Conductor:  Eugene OrmandyDonald Voorhees
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraRCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Violin no 1 in D major, Op. 6: 1st movement, Allegro maestoso by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1817 
Date of Recording: 12/13/1936 
Length: 17 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Fritz Kreisler
Kreisler recomposed the introduction and coda, wrote his own cadenza and reorchestrated the first movement of Paganini's concerto. 
2. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 8 in G major, Op. 30 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin), Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/22/1928 
Length: 15 Minutes 11 Secs. 
3. Caprice viennois, Op. 2 by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin), Carl Lamson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/14/1926 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
4. Transcription of Kreisler's "Liebesfreud" for piano by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin), Carl Lamson (Piano)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1921; Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/14/1926 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
5. Liebesleid by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin), Carl Lamson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/14/1926 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
6. The Old Refrain by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin), Carl Lamson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/23/1929 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
7. Schön Rosmarin by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin), Carl Lamson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/25/1927 
Length: 1 Minutes 43 Secs. 
8. Tambourin chinois, Op. 3 by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin), Carl Lamson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/27/1928 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
9. Ruralia hungarica (3) for Violin and Piano, Op. 32c by Ernö von Dohnányi
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin), Carl Lamson (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 02/01/1928 
Length: 11 Minutes 13 Secs. 
10. Viennese Rapsodic Fantasietta by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin)
Conductor:  Donald Voorhees
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1942; Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/20/1946 
Length: 8 Minutes 30 Secs. 

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