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Toscanini Collection Vol 38 - Gershwin, Grofé, Barber


Release Date: 07/23/2008 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 60307   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George GershwinFerde GroféSamuel BarberJohn Philip Sousa,   ... 
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
An American in Paris by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/18/1945 
Venue:  NBC Studio 8-H, New York City 
Length: 16 Minutes 16 Secs. 
2.
Grand Canyon Suite by Ferde Grofé
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/10/1945 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 31 Minutes 41 Secs. 
3.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/19/1942 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 7 Minutes 11 Secs. 
4.
El Capitan (march) by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/18/1945 
Venue:  NBC Studio 8-H, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Arturo Toscanini 
5.
The Star-spangled Banner by John Stafford Smith
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1814 
Date of Recording: 03/19/1942 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Arturo Toscanini. 
6.
Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/18/1945 
Venue:  NBC Studio 8-H, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Arturo Toscanini 

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 National Anthem January 5, 2013 By Ralph Cavaliere (No. Massapequa, NY) See All My Reviews "You're not going to believe this, but I bought this CD for only a minute and 19 seconds worth of music. "The Star-Spangled Banner". Worth every second!" Report Abuse
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