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The Beecham Edition - Overtures - Rossini, Mendelssohn, Etc


Release Date: 09/24/2007 
Label:  Emi Studio Catalog #: 63407   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Gioachino RossiniFelix MendelssohnHector BerliozFranz von Suppé,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo and Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
La gazza ladra: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Italy 
2.
Semiramide: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Italy 
3.
La cambiale di matrimonio: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1810; Italy 
4.
Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, in E major Op. 21 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Germany 
5.
Die schöne Melusine Overture, Op. 32 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
6.
Le corsaire Overture, Op. 21 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; France 
7.
Dichter und Bauer: Overture by Franz von Suppé
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Notes: This selection is in mono.  

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