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Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique; Mendelssohn / Bruno Walter


Release Date: 09/21/1999 
Label:  Music & Arts Programs Of America Catalog #: 4822   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Hector BerliozFelix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; France 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1954 
Length: 50 Minutes 56 Secs. 
2. Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, in E major Op. 21 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/12/1948 
Length: 11 Minutes 40 Secs. 
3. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Scherzo by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/12/1948 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
4. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Nocturne by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/12/1948 
Length: 6 Minutes 16 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: I. Reveries - Passions
Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: II. Un Bal (A ball)
Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: III. Scene aux Champs (Scenes in the country)
Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: IV. Marche au Supplice (March to the gallows)
Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: V. Songe d'une Nuit du Sabbat (Dream of the witches' sabbath)
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61 (Sung in German): Act II: Scherzo
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61 (Sung in German): Act III: Nocturne

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