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Respighi: Fontane Di Roma, Pini Di Roma, Etc / Karajan


Release Date: 05/13/1997 
Label:  Dg The Originals Catalog #: 449724   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ottorino RespighiLuigi BoccheriniTomaso Albinoni
Performer:  Wolfgang Meyer
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 20 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"In the symphonic poems Karajan is in his element, and the playing of the Berlin Philharmonic is wonderfully refined as well as exciting." - The Penguin Guide to Recorded Classical Music "In the symphonic poems Karajan is in his element, and the playing of the Berlin Philharmonic is wonderfully refined as well as exciting." - The Penguin Guide to Recorded Classical Music Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Pines of Rome by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1924; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1977-78 
2.
Ancient Airs and Dances, Set 3 by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1969 
3.
Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos in C major, Op. 30 no 6/G 324 "Musica notturna di Madrid" by Luigi Boccherini
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1780; Spain 
Date of Recording: 08/1969 
4.
Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Performer:  Wolfgang Meyer (Organ)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1969 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by
Albinoni. 
5.
Fountains of Rome by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1916; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1977-78 

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 Love this! July 30, 2015 By gwen t. (Culver City, CA) See All My Reviews "I actually bought this for the Boccherini, which is wonderful. The whole CD is lovely; as always, Karajan and the BPO have produced an authoritative recording - beautiful and confident." Report Abuse
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