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Immortal Beethoven - Featuring Beethoven's Greatest Works


Release Date: 06/18/1996 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8551165   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Balázs SzokolayJénö JandóCsaba OnczayTakako Nishizaki,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard EdlingerMichael HalászKenneth JeanBarry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zagreb PhilharmonicCzecho-Slovak Radio SymphonyCzecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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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:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zagreb Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
2. Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
3. Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica": 1st movement - Excerpt(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803; Vienna, Austria 
4. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
5. Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": Excerpt(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
6. Trio for Piano and Strings no 5 in D major, Op. 70 no 1 "Ghost": 2nd movement, Largo assai by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano), Csaba Onczay (Cello), Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: An excerpt from this movement is heard on this recording. 
7. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61: 1st movement - Excerpt(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Kenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
8. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": 2nd movement, Adagio cantabile by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
9. Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 2nd movement, Adagio un poco mosso by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Stefan Vladar (Piano)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the 3rd movement from Beethoven's Piano Concerto no 5. 
10. Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92: 2nd movement, Allegretto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zagreb Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811-1812; Vienna, Austria 
11. Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": 4th movement, Finale - Excerpt(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zagreb Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
12. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 9 in A major, Op. 47 "Kreutzer": 3rd movement, Presto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano), Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802-1803; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: An excerpt from this work is heard on this recording. 
13. Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Stefan Vladar (Piano)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio
Bagatelle in A minor, WoO 59, "Fur Elise"
Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, Op. 55, "Eroica": I. Allegro con brio (excerpt)
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2, "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto
Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68, "Pastoral": IV. Thunder-storm: Allegro
Piano Trio No. 5 in D major, Op. 70, No. 1, "Ghost": Piano Trio in D major, Op. 71, No. 1, "Ghost": II. Largo assai ed espressivo (excerpt)
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61: I. Allegro non troppo (excerpt)
Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13, "Pathetique": II. Adagio cantabile
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 73, "Emperor": II. Adagio - III. Rondo (excerpt)
Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: II. Allegretto
Violin Sonata No. 9 in A major, Op. 47, "Kreutzer": I. Adagio sostenuto - Presto (excerpt)
Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125, "Choral": IV. Presto (excerpt)

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