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Isaac Stern - A Life In Music - Wieniawski, Bruch: Concertos


Release Date: 05/16/1995 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 66830   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Henri WieniawskiMax BruchPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Isaac Stern
Conductor:  Eugene OrmandyMstislav RostropovichFrank Brieff
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraNational Symphony, Washington, D. C.Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Violin no 2 in D minor, Op. 22 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862; St. Petersburg, Russ 
2. Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26 by Max Bruch
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Germany 
3. Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op. 42: no 1, Méditation by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony, Washington, D. C.
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
Notes: Orchestrated: Glazunov 
4. Sérénade mélancolique for Violin and Orchestra in B minor, Op. 26 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Frank Brieff
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Russia 
Notes: Orchestrated: Arthur Harris 

Sound Samples

I. Allegro moderato
II. Romance. Andante non troppo
III. Finale. Allegro moderato, a la Zingara
I. Allegro moderato
II. Adagio
III. Finale. Allegro energico
Meditation from Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op. 42, No. 1
Sérénade mélancolique in B-flat minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 26

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 Why the Violin Was Invented September 25, 2012 By robert jones (scott depot, WV) See All My Reviews "With the exception of the Beethoven, all my violin convertos are by Isaac Stern and the Philadelphia Orchestra.To get these two gems on one CD is a real plus. Prformance and price make it a no brainer." Report Abuse
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