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Beethoven: Symphony No 9 / Ormandy, Amara, Alexander Et Al


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Cbs Great Performances Catalog #: 37241   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Lucine AmaraLili ChookasianJohn AlexanderJohn Macurdy
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraMormon Tabernacle Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Lucine Amara (Soprano), Lili Chookasian (Mezzo Soprano), John Alexander (Tenor),
John Macurdy (Bass)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

I. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
II. Molto vivace; Presto
III. Adagio molto e cantabile
IV. Presto; Allegro assai; Rezitativo; Allegro assai (Choral finale on Schiller's "Ode to Joy")

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 Those strings! August 9, 2012 By M. Wood (Voorhees, NJ) See All My Reviews "As always, the Philly Orchestra's strings really hum under Ormandy's baton. " Report Abuse
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