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Great Symphonies - The Highlights / Various


Release Date: 12/06/2005 
Label:  Delta Records   Catalog #: 1198370   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenFranz Joseph HaydnWolfgang Amadeus MozartFranz Schubert,   ... 
Performer:  Alison HarganKolos KovátsUte WaltherEberhard Büchner
Conductor:  Herbert KegelJános FerencsikHans GrafSandor Végh,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic OrchestraHungarian State OrchestraSalzburg Mozarteum Orchestra,   ... 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67: 1st movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Herbert Kegel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
2. Symphony no 94 in G major, H 1 no 94 "Surprise": 2nd movement, Andante by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  János Ferencsik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; London, England 
3. Symphony no 41 in C major, K 551 "Jupiter": 3rd movement, Menuetto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Hans Graf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
4. Symphony no 9 in C major, D 944 "Great": 4th movement, Allegro vivace by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Sandor Végh
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1825-28; Vienna, Austria 
5. Symphony no 92 in G major, H 1 no 92 "Oxford": 1st movement, Adagio - Allegro by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Ferdinand Leitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Coloniensis
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
6. Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92: 2nd movement, Allegretto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Herbert Kegel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811-1812; Vienna, Austria 
7. Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550: 3rd movement, Minuet by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Hans Graf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
8. Symphony no 8 in B minor, D 759 "Unfinished": 2nd movement, Andante con moto by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Janos Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Vienna, Austria 
9. Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": 4th movement, Finale by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Alison Hargan (Soprano), Kolos Kováts (Bass), Ute Walther (Mezzo Soprano),
Eberhard Büchner (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert Kegel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Chorus,  Berlin Radio Chorus,  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 
10. Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian": 1st movement, Allegro vivace by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  János Sándor
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
11. Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
12. Symphony no 1 in B flat major, Op. 38 "Spring": 3rd movement, Scherzo by Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
13. Symphony no 4 in F minor, Op. 36: 4th movement, Allegro con brio by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
14. Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor: 4th movement, Adagietto by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Emil Tabakov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
15. Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: 2nd movement, Scene at the Ball by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Vassil Kazandjiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; France 
16. Symphony no 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique": 3rd movement, March - Allegro molto vivace by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
17. Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68: 4th movement, Allegro non troppo by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Kurt Sanderling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855-1876; Austria 

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