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Beethoven: Symphony No 9, Overtures, Grosse Fuge / Ansermet, Suisse Romande


Release Date: 06/03/2014 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 002069602   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Norma ProcterDame Joan SutherlandAnton Dermota
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande OrchestraChoeur Du BrassusChoeur Des Jeunes De L’église National De Vandoise
Number of Discs: 2 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Norma Procter (Contralto), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Anton Dermota (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra,  Choeur Du Brassus,  Choeur Des Jeunes De L’église National De Vandoise
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43: Overture by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800-1801; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Fidelio, Op. 72: Overture in E major by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1814; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Leonore Overture no 3 in C major, Op. 72a by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805-1806; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Grosse Fuge for String Quartet in B flat major Op. 133 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1825-1826; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Orchestration by Felix Weingartner 
6.
Leonore Overture no 2 in C major, Op. 72 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.9 in D minor, Op.125 - "Choral": 1. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
Symphony No.9 in D minor, Op.125 - "Choral": 2. Molto vivace
Symphony No.9 in D minor, Op.125 - "Choral": 3. Adagio molto e cantabile
Symphony No.9 in D minor, Op.125 - "Choral": 4. Presto - Allegro assai
The Creatures of Prometheus, Op.43
Overture "Fidelio", Op.72c
Overture "Leonore No.2", Op.72a
Overture "Leonore No.3", Op.72b
Grosse Fuge in B flat, Op.133

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