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The Heifetz Collection Vol 8 - 1950-1955


Release Date: 05/26/2011 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 61739   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johannes BrahmsLudwig van BeethovenMax BruchHenri Wieniawski,   ... 
Performer:  Jascha HeifetzWilliam KapellEmanuel BayBrooks Smith,   ... 
Conductor:  William SteinbergSir Malcolm SargentAlfred Wallenstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraLos Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 108 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), William Kapell (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1888; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1950 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 19 Minutes 26 Secs. 
2. Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 2 in F major, Op. 50 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  William Steinberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/15/1951 
Venue:  Stage 9, Republic Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 7 Minutes 58 Secs. 
3. Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26 by Max Bruch
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/18/1951 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 22 Minutes 2 Secs. 
4. Polonaise brillante for Violin and Piano no 1 in D major, Op. 4 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Emanuel Bay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1950 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
5. Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 1 in G major, Op. 40 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  William Steinberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/15/1951 
Venue:  Stage 9, Republic Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 6 Minutes 55 Secs. 
6. Sonata for Violin and Basso Continuo in D major, HWV 371/Op. 1 no 13 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1750; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/30/1953 
Venue:  Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 11 Minutes 35 Secs. 
7. Sonatina for Violin and Piano in G minor, D 408/Op. 137 no 3 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/01/1953 
Venue:  Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 11 Minutes 43 Secs. 
8. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1 by Ernest Bloch
Performer:  Emanuel Bay (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/02/1953 
Venue:  Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 26 Minutes 28 Secs. 
9. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 "Poème mystique" by Ernest Bloch
Performer:  Brooks Smith (Piano), Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/1955 
Venue:  Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 18 Minutes 42 Secs. 
10. Tzigane for Violin and Orchestra by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin), Stanley Chaloupka (Harp)
Conductor:  Alfred Wallenstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; France 
Date of Recording: 12/08/1953 
Venue:  Stage 9, Republic Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Length: 8 Minutes 15 Secs. 

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