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Leopold Stokowski Conducts Vaughan Williams, Et Al


Release Date: 05/20/1997 
Label:  Bridge   Catalog #: 9074   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Richard WagnerRalph Vaughan WilliamsArnold Schoenberg
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphony of the Air
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: n/a 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
Village Voice (1/7/1998) - "...these warhorses emerge in fine trim, with strong emotional pull from start to finish....Many of today's young hotshot conductors could learn from this disc..." Rating: A
REVIEWS:
Village Voice (1/7/1998) - "...these warhorses emerge in fine trim, with strong emotional pull from start to finish....Many of today's young hotshot conductors could learn from this disc..." Rating: A Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Siegfried Idyll by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphony of the Air
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/17/1960 
Venue:  Live  Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress 
Length: 17 Minutes 8 Secs. 
2.
Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphony of the Air
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910/1919; England 
Date of Recording: 11/17/1960 
Venue:  Live  Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress 
Length: 17 Minutes 13 Secs. 
3.
Verklärte Nacht for String Orchestra, Op. 4 by Arnold Schoenberg
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphony of the Air
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899/1943; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/17/1960 
Venue:  Live  Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress 
Length: 28 Minutes 54 Secs. 

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