WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Hermann Abendroth 1939-1949 Performances - Beethoven, Et Al


Release Date: 03/26/2002 
Label:  Music & Arts Programs Of America Catalog #: 1099   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenJohannes BrahmsAnton Bruckner
Conductor:  Hermann Abendroth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus OrchestraGrosses Orchester des Reichssenders BreslauLeipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 19 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 8 in F major, Op. 93 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Hermann Abendroth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1812; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/27/1944 
Venue:  Live  Concordia Hall, Reich Radio, Leipzig 
Length: 23 Minutes 54 Secs. 
2. Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 73 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Hermann Abendroth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grosses Orchester des Reichssenders Breslau
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/15/1939 
Venue:  Live  Reich Radio, Breslau, Germany 
Length: 36 Minutes 44 Secs. 
3. Symphony no 8 in C minor, WAB 108 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Hermann Abendroth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/28/1949 
Venue:  Live  Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 78 Minutes 11 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: I. Allegro vivace e con brio
Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: II. Allegretto scherzando
Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: III. Tempo di menuetto
Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: IV. Allegro vivace
Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73: Announcer
Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73: I. Allegro non troppo
Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73: II. Adagio non troppo - L'istesso tempo, ma grazioso
Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73: III. Allegretto grazioso (quasi andantino) - Presto ma non assai
Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73: IV. Allegro con spirito
Symphony No. 8 in C minor, WAB 108 (ed. R. Haas from 1887 and 1890 versions): I. Allegro moderato
Symphony No. 8 in C minor, WAB 108 (ed. R. Haas from 1887 and 1890 versions): II. Scherzo: Allegro moderato - Trio: Langsam
Symphony No. 8 in C minor, WAB 108 (ed. R. Haas from 1887 and 1890 versions): III. Adagio: Feierlich langsam, doch nicht schleppend
Symphony No. 8 in C minor, WAB 108 (ed. R. Haas from 1887 and 1890 versions): IV. Finale: Feierlich, nicht schnell

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook