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Cultural Death: Music Under Tyranny

Kabasta,Oswald / Hoehn,Alfred / Fried,Oskar
Release Date: 10/16/2015 
Label:  Arbiter   Catalog #: 162   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenJohannes BrahmsHector Berlioz
Performer:  Alfred Hoehn
Conductor:  Oswald KabastaReinhold MertenOskar Fried
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 20 Mins. 

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First publication of World War II era performances from Nazi Germany and Stalin's Soviet Union. First publication of World War II era performances from Nazi Germany and Stalin's Soviet Union. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Leonore Overture no 2 in C major, Op. 72 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Oswald Kabasta
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1942-44 
Length: 13 Minutes 19 Secs. 
2.
Piano Concerto no. 2, Op. 86: I. Allegro non troppo by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Alfred Hoehn (Piano)
Conductor:  Reinhold Merten
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881 
Date of Recording: 04/05/1940 
Length: 15 Minutes 48 Secs. 
3.
Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Oskar Fried
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; France 
Date of Recording: 1937/38 
Venue:  Film soundtrack in Moscow 
Length: 49 Minutes 56 Secs. 

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