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Legendary Strauss Recordings


Release Date: 08/06/2007 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 60929   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard Strauss
Performer:  Bruno JaenickeScipione GuidiAlfred Wallenstein
Conductor:  Willem MengelbergSerge KoussevitzkySir Thomas BeechamLeopold Stokowski,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York PhilharmonicBoston Symphony OrchestraPhiladelphia Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 25 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Bruno Jaenicke (French Horn), Scipione Guidi (Violin)
Conductor:  Willem Mengelberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897-1898; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1928 
Length: 41 Minutes 20 Secs. 
2. Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895-1896; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/22/1935 
Length: 31 Minutes 45 Secs. 
3. Don Quixote, Op. 35 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Alfred Wallenstein (Cello)
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896-1897; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/07/1932 
Length: 39 Minutes 23 Secs. 
4. Tod und Verklärung, Op. 24 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/07/1934 
Length: 22 Minutes 59 Secs. 
5. Aus Italien, Op. 16: On the Shores of Sorrento by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Frederick Stock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/23/1941 
Length: 9 Minutes 52 Secs. 

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