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Brahms: Symphony no 2; Schubert: Symphony no 8 / Karajan


Release Date: 06/05/2007 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 88664   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johannes BrahmsFranz Schubert
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 73 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1955 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 15 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Kingsway Hall, London, England (05/24/1955 - 05/25/1955) 
2.
Symphony no 8 in B minor, D 759 "Unfinished" by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1955 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 11 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Kingsway Hall, London, England (05/18/1955 - 05/19/1955) 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 2 in D Op. 73 (1988 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro non troppo
Symphony No. 2 in D Op. 73 (1988 Digital Remaster): II. Adagio non troppo
Symphony No. 2 in D Op. 73 (1988 Digital Remaster): III. Allegretto grazioso (Quasi andantino) - Presto, ma non assai
Symphony No. 2 in D Op. 73 (1988 Digital Remaster): IV. Allegro con spirito
Symphony No. 8 in B minor D759, 'Unfinished' (1988 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro moderato
Symphony No. 8 in B minor D759, 'Unfinished' (1988 Digital Remaster): II. Andante con moto

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