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Isaac Stern Collection - The Early Concerto Recordings Vol 2


Release Date: 07/01/1991 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 45956   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Edouard LaloMax BruchJean SibeliusPablo de Sarasate,   ... 
Performer:  Isaac Stern
Conductor:  Eugene OrmandySir Thomas BeechamFranz WaxmanEfrem Kurtz,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraRoyal Philharmonic OrchestraOrchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 21 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphonie espagnole, Op. 21 by Edouard Lalo
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; France 
Date of Recording: 01/10/1956 
2. Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26 by Max Bruch
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/10/1956 
3. Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 47 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Finland 
Date of Recording: 11/07/1951 
4. Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Franz Waxman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878 
Date of Recording: 08/14/1946 
5. Concerto for Violin no 2 in D minor, Op. 22 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Efrem Kurtz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862; St. Petersburg, Russ 
Date of Recording: 03/27/1946 
6. Introduction and Rondo capriccioso for Violin and Orchestra in A minor, Op. 28 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Date of Recording: 03/13/1957 
7. Concerto for Violin no 1 in D major, Op. 19 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Dimitri Mitropoulos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 03/03/1958 
8. Concerto for Violin no 2 in G minor, Op. 63 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 01/22/1957 
9. Serenade for Violin and Orchestra "after Plato's Symposium" by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphony of the Air
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/19/1956 

Sound Samples

I. Allegro non troppo
II. Scherzando (Allegro molto)
III. Intermezzo (Allegretto non troppo)
IV. Andante
V. Rondo (Allegro)
I. Prelude: Allegro moderato
II. Adagio
III. Finale (Allegro energico)
Zigeunerweisen (Gypsy Airs), Op. 20
I. Allegro moderato
II. Adagio di molto
III. Allegro, ma non tanto
I. Phaedrus: Pausanias
II. Aristophanes
III. Erixymathus
IV. Agathon
V. Socrates: Alcibiades
Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 28

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