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The Best Beethoven


Release Date: 01/30/2007 
Label:  Vanguard   Catalog #: 2014   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Michael RollBruce Hungerford
Conductor:  Sir Adrian BoultHoward ShelleyRaymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonic Promenade OrchestraLondon Philharmonic OrchestraRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67: 1st movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonic Promenade Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 2 Secs. 
2.
Coriolan Overture in C minor, Op. 62 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 0 Secs. 
3.
Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": 1st movement, Allegro ma non troppo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonic Promenade Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 48 Secs. 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 2nd movement, Adagio un poco mosso by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Michael Roll (Piano)
Conductor:  Howard Shelley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 36 Secs. 
5.
Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": 5th movement, Allegretto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonic Promenade Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 25 Secs. 
6.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Bruce Hungerford (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 52 Secs. 
7.
Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": 1st movement, Grave-Allegro di molto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Bruce Hungerford (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 4 Secs. 
8.
Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": 2nd movement, Adagio cantabile by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Bruce Hungerford (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 27 Secs. 
9.
Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Bruce Hungerford (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
10.
Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": 2nd movement, Molto vivace by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Vienna, Austria (1822 - 1824). 
11.
Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": 4th movement, Finale - Ode to Joy by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 1 Secs. 

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