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The 18th Century Symphony - Kraus: Symphonies Vol 1


Release Date: 03/24/1998 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8553734   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Joseph Martin Kraus
Conductor:  Petter Sundkvist
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This disc received the 1999 Cannes Classical Award for "Best Orchestral Recording - 18th Century." This disc received the 1999 Cannes Classical Award for "Best Orchestral Recording - 18th Century." Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony in E flat major, VB 144 "Pariser Sinfonie" by Joseph Martin Kraus
Conductor:  Petter Sundkvist
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: circa 1784; France 
2. Symphony in C major, VB 139 by Joseph Martin Kraus
Conductor:  Petter Sundkvist
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Sweden 
3. Symphony in C minor, VB 142 "Wiener Sinfonie" by Joseph Martin Kraus
Conductor:  Petter Sundkvist
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1783; Austria 
4. Olympie, VB29: Overture by Joseph Martin Kraus
Conductor:  Petter Sundkvist
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Written: c1785 

Sound Samples

Olympie Overture, VB 29
Symphony in E flat major, VB 144: I. Allegro
Symphony in E flat major, VB 144: II. Larghetto
Symphony in E flat major, VB 144: III. Allegro
Symphony in C major, VB 139: I. Andante di molto: Allegro
Symphony in C major, VB 139: II. Un poco andante
Symphony in C major, VB 139: III. Allegro
Symphony in C minor, VB 142: I. Larghetto: Allegro
Symphony in C minor, VB 142: II. Andante
Symphony in C minor, VB 142: III. Allegro assai

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