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R. Strauss: 5 Great Tone Poems / Haitink, Concertgebouw


Release Date: 08/16/1994 
Label:  Philips Duo Catalog #: 442281   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard Strauss
Performer:  Herman Krebbers
Conductor:  Bernard HaitinkEugen Jochum
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 38 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Herman Krebbers (Violin)
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897-1898; Germany 
2.
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Herman Krebbers (Violin)
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895-1896; Germany 
3.
Tod und Verklärung, Op. 24 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Germany 
4.
Don Juan, Op. 20 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Herman Krebbers (Violin)
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Germany 
5.
Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; Germany 
6.
Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Waltz sequence no 1, Acts 1-2 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Eugen Jochum
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1944; Germany 
7.
Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Waltz sequence no 2, Act 3 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Eugen Jochum
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; Germany 

Sound Samples

Don Juan, Op.20
Ein Heldenleben, Op.40: Der Held
Ein Heldenleben, Op.40: Des Helden Widersacher
Ein Heldenleben, Op.40: Des Helden Gefährtin
Ein Heldenleben, Op.40: Des Helden Walstatt
Ein Heldenleben, Op.40: Des Helden Friedenswerke
Ein Heldenleben, Op.40: Des Helden Weltflucht und Vollendung
Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks (Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche), Op. 28
Tod und Verklärung, Op.24
Der Rosenkavalier, Op.59: Suites of Waltzes: First Suite of Waltzes
Der Rosenkavalier, Op.59: Suites of Waltzes: Second Suite of Waltzes
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30: Prelude (Sonnenaufgang)
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30: Von den Hinterweltlern
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30: Von der großen Sehnsucht
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30: Von den Freuden und Leidenschaften
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30: Das Grablied
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30: Von der Wissenschaft
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30: Der Genesende
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30: Das Tanzlied - Das Nachtlied
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30: Das Nachtwandlerlied

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  2 Customer Reviews )
 R. Strauss Tone Poems December 1, 2014 By Philip J. See All My Reviews "This 2 CD recording set is a "must have" for all lovers of Richard Strauss' amazing orchestration. Especially of note in the collection is the Haitink-conducted 'Ein Heldenleben' and 'Also sprach Zarathustra.'" Report Abuse
 Emotional November 5, 2013 By Anthony F Runfalo (LAFAYETTE, LA) See All My Reviews "My favorite interpretation of Ein Heldenleben (A Hero's Life), Op. 40. Very moving and inspiring. I could listen to it all day." Report Abuse
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