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Brahms: Liebeslieder Waltzes / Toscanini, Shaw


Release Date: 12/29/2009 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 6216   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Artur BalsamJoseph Kahn
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw ChoraleNBC Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Extraordinary strength and depth of feeling, superbly sung by the Robert Shaw Chorale." -- Gramophone

"Robert Shaw’s magnificent Chorale for Toscanini’s still-unmatched Gesang der Parzen from November 1948." -- MusicWeb International
"Extraordinary strength and depth of feeling, superbly sung by the Robert Shaw Chorale." -- Gramophone

"Robert Shaw’s magnificent Chorale for Toscanini’s still-unmatched Gesang der Parzen from November 1948." -- MusicWeb International
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Works on This Recording

1. Gesang der Parzen, Op. 89 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1948 
Venue:  Live  NBC Studio 8-H, New York City 
Language: German 
2. Liebeslieder Waltzes (18), Op. 52 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Artur Balsam (Piano)
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1869; Austria 
Language: German 
3. Symphony no 4 in E minor, Op. 98 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884-1885; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1951 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
4. Neue Liebeslieder Waltzes, Op. 65 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Artur Balsam (Piano), Joseph Kahn (Piano)
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Austria 
Language: German 

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