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Kurt Masur: The Maestro

Masur / Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchester
Release Date: 06/14/2011 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 300221   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnFranz Joseph HaydnSergei ProkofievRobert Schumann,   ... 
Performer:  Peter SchreierEdda MoserGisela SchroterSiegfried [Bass Vocals] Vogel,   ... 
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Overture in C major, Op. 101 "Trumpet Overture" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826/1833; Germany 
Length: 9 Minutes 8 Secs. 
2.
Quartet for Strings in D major, Op. 64 no 5/H 3 no 63 "Lark": 4th movement, Vivace by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
3.
Sinfonie Nr. 1 in D major "Symphonie classique": 2. Larghetto by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Period: Modern 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
4.
Genoveva, Op. 81: Sacht, sacht, aufgemacht! by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Peter Schreier (), Edda Moser (), Gisela Schroter (),
Siegfried [Bass Vocals] Vogel (), Karl-Heinz Stryczek ()
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847-1849; Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 46 Secs. 
5.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83: 4th movement, Allegretto grazioso by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Cécile Ousset (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 21 Secs. 
6.
Symphony no 7 in E minor: Nachtmusik II, Andante Amoroso by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Period: Romantic 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
Length: 13 Minutes 17 Secs. 
7.
Missa solemnis in D major, Op. 123: Kyrie by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Hermann-Christian Polster (), Anna Tomowa-Sintow (), Peter Schreier ()
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Period: Classical 
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 3 Secs. 
8.
Symphony no 2 in C minor, Op. 17 "Little Russian": 3rd movement, Scherzo by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
9.
Concerto for Piano left hand in D major by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Siegfried Rapp (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1930; France 
Length: 17 Minutes 58 Secs. 

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