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Mendelssohn: The Symphonies Vol 1 / Dohnányi, Vienna Po


Release Date: 05/11/1999 
Label:  London/Decca Double Decker Catalog #: 460236   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Edita GruberovaWerner KrennJosef BöchSona Ghazarian,   ... 
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraVienna State Opera ChorusVienna Singverein
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 11 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Germany 
2.
Symphony no 2 in B flat major, Op. 52 "Lobgesang" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano), Werner Krenn (Tenor), Josef Böch (Organ),
Sona Ghazarian (Soprano)
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
3.
Die erste Walpurgisnacht, Op. 60 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Tom Krause (Baritone), Horst Laubenthal (Tenor), Margarita Lilowa (Alto),
Alfred Sramek (Bass)
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra,  Vienna Singverein
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Germany 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.11: 1. Allegro di molto
Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.11: 2. Andante
Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.11: 3. Menuetto (Allegro molto)
Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.11: 4. Allegro con fuoco
Der Erste Walpurgisnacht, Op.60: Overture
Der Erste Walpurgisnacht, Op.60: 1. Es lacht der Mai!
Der Erste Walpurgisnacht, Op.60: 2. Könnt ihr so verwegen handeln?
Der Erste Walpurgisnacht, Op.60: 3. Wer Opfer heut' zu bringen scheut
Der Erste Walpurgisnacht, Op.60: 4. Verteilt euch hier
Der Erste Walpurgisnacht, Op.60: 5. Diese dumpfen Pfaffenchristen..VI. Kommt mit Zacken
Der Erste Walpurgisnacht, Op.60: 7. So weit gebracht..VIII. Hailf, ach hilf mir...
Symphony No.2 in B flat, Op.52 - "Hymn of Praise": 1. Sinfonia: Allegro
Symphony No.2 in B flat, Op.52 - "Hymn of Praise": 1. Sinfonia: Allegretto un poco agitato
Symphony No.2 in B flat, Op.52 - "Hymn of Praise": 1. Sinfonia: Adagio religioso
Symphony No.2 in B flat, Op.52 - "Hymn of Praise": 2. "Alles was Odem hat, lobe den Herrn" - "Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele"
Symphony No.2 in B flat, Op.52 - "Hymn of Praise": 3. "Saget es, die ihr erlöst seid" - "Er zählet unsre Tränen"
Symphony No.2 in B flat, Op.52 - "Hymn of Praise": 4. "Sagt es, die ihr erlöset seid"
Symphony No.2 in B flat, Op.52 - "Hymn of Praise": 5. "Ich harrete des Herrn"
Symphony No.2 in B flat, Op.52 - "Hymn of Praise": 6. "Stricke des Todes hatten uns umfangen"
Symphony No.2 in B flat, Op.52 - "Hymn of Praise": 7. "Die Nacht ist vergangen"
Symphony No.2 in B flat, Op.52 - "Hymn of Praise": 8. "Nun danket alle Gott" - "Lob, Ehr' und Preis sei Gott"
Symphony No.2 in B flat, Op.52 - "Hymn of Praise": 9. "Drum sing ich mit meinem Liede ewig"
Symphony No.2 in B flat, Op.52 - "Hymn of Praise": 10. "Ihr Völker, bringet her dem Herrn Ehre und Macht"

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