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Original Jacket Collection - Leonard Bernstein


Release Date: 12/04/2001 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 89750   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenFranz Joseph HaydnCharles IvesDmitri Shostakovich,   ... 
Performer:  Leonard BernsteinRaymond Sabinsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York PhilharmonicColumbia Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 10 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 8 Hours 20 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This selection includes two bonus discussion tracks. One was recorded on 12/20/1965. It is 14 minutes 22 seconds and is titled "How a Great Symphony was written - Bernstein Discusses the First Movement of Beethoven's 'Eroica' Symphony." The other was recorded on 6/2/1966. It is 13 minutes 10 seconds and is titled "Leonard Bernstein Discusses Charles Ives." This selection includes two bonus discussion tracks. One was recorded on 12/20/1965. It is 14 minutes 22 seconds and is titled "How a Great Symphony was written - Bernstein Discusses the First Movement of Beethoven's 'Eroica' Symphony." The other was recorded on 6/2/1966. It is 13 minutes 10 seconds and is titled "Leonard Bernstein Discusses Charles Ives." Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/27/1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 49 Minutes 39 Secs. 
2.
Symphony no 82 in C major, H 1 no 82 "The Bear" by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 05/07/1962 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 24 Minutes 20 Secs. 
3.
Symphony no 83 in G minor, H 1 no 83 "The Hen" by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 04/1962 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 21 Minutes 6 Secs. 
4.
Symphony no 2 by Charles Ives
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900-1902; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/06/1958 
Venue:  St. George Hotel, Brooklyn, New York 
Length: 39 Minutes 11 Secs. 
5.
Symphony no 5 in D minor, Op. 47 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USSR 
Date of Recording: 10/20/1959 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 45 Minutes 44 Secs. 
6.
Symphony no 5 in E flat major, Op. 82 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1915/1919; Finland 
Date of Recording: 03/27/1961 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 32 Minutes 46 Secs. 
7.
West Side Story: Symphonic Dances by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/06/1961 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 20 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Sid Ramin and Irwing Kostal 
8.
On the Waterfront: Symphonic Suite by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/16/1960 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 19 Minutes 31 Secs. 
9.
Rodeo by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/02/1960 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 18 Minutes 29 Secs. 
10.
Billy the Kid: Suite by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/20/1959 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 20 Minutes 23 Secs. 
11.
Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  Leonard Bernstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/23/1959 
Venue:  St. George Hotel, Brooklyn, New York 
Length: 16 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Ferde Grofé 
12.
An American in Paris by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/15/1958 
Venue:  St. George Hotel, Brooklyn, New York 
Length: 18 Minutes 24 Secs. 
13.
Symphony no 7 in E minor by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Raymond Sabinsky (Mandolin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904-1905; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1965 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
Length: 79 Minutes 52 Secs. 
14.
Pohjola's daughter, Op. 49 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; Finland 
Date of Recording: 05/01/1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 12 Minutes 42 Secs. 
15.
Le sacre du printemps by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1913 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1958 
Venue:  St. George Hotel, Brooklyn, New York 
Length: 36 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Switzerland (1911 - 1913).
Composition revised: USA (1943). 

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