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Beethoven: Symphonies 4-7 / Sawallisch, Royal Concertgebouw


Release Date: 11/02/1999 
Label:  Emi Classics Double Fforte Catalog #: 73326   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 28 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 4 in B flat major, Op. 60 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1991 
Venue:  Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
Length: 34 Minutes 26 Secs. 
2. Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/1991 
Venue:  Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
Length: 32 Minutes 3 Secs. 
3. Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/1991 
Venue:  Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
Length: 43 Minutes 6 Secs. 
4. Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811-1812; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1991 
Venue:  Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
Length: 37 Minutes 15 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 4 in B flat Op. 60: I. Adagio - Allegro vivace
Symphony No. 4 in B flat Op. 60: II. Adagio
Symphony No. 4 in B flat Op. 60: III. Allegro vivace - Trio (Un poco meno allegro)
Symphony No. 4 in B flat Op. 60: IV. Allegro ma non troppo
Symphony No. 7 in A Op. 92: Poco sostenuto - Vivace
Symphony No. 7 in A Op. 92: Allegretto
Symphony No. 7 in A Op. 92: Scherzo (Presto)
Symphony No. 7 in A Op. 92: Allegro con brio
Symphony No. 5 in C minor Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio
Symphony No. 5 in C minor Op. 67: II. Andante con moto
Symphony No. 5 in C minor Op. 67: III. Allegro -
Symphony No. 5 in C minor Op. 67: IV. Allegro - Presto
Symphony No. 6 in F, 'Pastoral' Op. 68: I. Allegro ma non troppo (Awakening of cheerful feelings on arriving in the country)
Symphony No. 6 in F, 'Pastoral' Op. 68: II. Andante molto moto (Scene by the brook)
Symphony No. 6 in F, 'Pastoral' Op. 68: III. Allegro (Merry gathering of the country folk) -
Symphony No. 6 in F, 'Pastoral' Op. 68: IV. Allegro (Storm and tempest) -
Symphony No. 6 in F, 'Pastoral' Op. 68: V. Allegretto (Shepherds' Song. Happy and thankful feelings after the storm)

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