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Stravinsky conducts Stravinsky: Symphonies and Concertos

Stravinsky
Release Date: 11/13/2015 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 88875126242   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Benny GoodmanPhilippe EntremontCharles RosenIsaac Stern
Conductor:  Igor StravinskyRobert Craft
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony OrchestraCBC Symphony OrchestraFestival Singers of Toronto,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Hearing a composer conduct their own work offers the potential for fascinating interpretive insights and comparisons, all the more so when the composer in question is one of the most-influential names in 20th century music. Presented in this 3 CD boxed set are some of the composer’s most important works, including the Symphony of Psalms, Symphony in C, Dumbarton Oaks, Violin Concerto in D, and more. The collection also features a number of world renowned soloists, including Charles Rosen, Isaac Stern, Benny Goodman, and Philippe Entremont. Hearing a composer conduct their own work offers the potential for fascinating interpretive insights and comparisons, all the more so when the composer in question is one of the most-influential names in 20th century music. Presented in this 3 CD boxed set are some of the composer’s most important works, including the Symphony of Psalms, Symphony in C, Dumbarton Oaks, Violin Concerto in D, and more. The collection also features a number of world renowned soloists, including Charles Rosen, Isaac Stern, Benny Goodman, and Philippe Entremont. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony in Three Movements by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942-1945; USA 
2.
Symphony in C by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  CBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939-1940; USA 
3.
Symphony of Psalms by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Festival Singers of Toronto
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930/1948; France 
4.
Symphony no 1 in E flat major, Op. 1 by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905-1907; Russia 
5.
Concerto in E flat major "Dumbarton Oaks" by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; France 
6.
Concerto for String Orchestra in D major by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; USA 
7.
Ebony Concerto by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Benny Goodman (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Jazz Combo
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
8.
Concerto for Piano and Winds by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Philippe Entremont (Piano)
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1924; France 
9.
Movements for Piano and Orchestra by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Charles Rosen (Piano)
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USA 
10.
Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Philippe Entremont (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Craft
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928-1929; France 
11.
Concerto for Violin in D major by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; France 

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