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Wilhelm Furtwängler - Recordings 1942-44 Vol 1


Release Date: 10/08/2002 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 471289   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartLudwig van BeethovenGeorge Frideric HandelFranz Schubert,   ... 
Performer:  Erich Röhn
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 4 Hours 25 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 39 in E flat major, K 543 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/08/1944 
Venue:  Alte Philharmony, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 27 Minutes 54 Secs. 
2. Coriolan Overture in C minor, Op. 62 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/30/1943 
Venue:  Alte Philharmony, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 57 Secs. 
3. Symphony no 4 in B flat major, Op. 60 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/30/1943 
Venue:  Alte Philharmony, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 35 Minutes 29 Secs. 
4. Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/30/1943 
Venue:  Alte Philharmony, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 33 Minutes 8 Secs. 
5. Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811-1812; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/03/1943 
Venue:  Alte Philharmony, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 37 Minutes 34 Secs. 
6. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Erich Röhn (Violin)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/12/1944 
Venue:  Alte Philharmony, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 43 Minutes 26 Secs. 
7. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 10 in D minor, HWV 328 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 02/08/1944 
Venue:  Staatsoper, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 17 Minutes 29 Secs. 
8. Symphony no 9 in C major, D 944 "Great" by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1825-28; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/08/1942 
Venue:  Alte Philharmony, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 50 Minutes 16 Secs. 
9. Der Freischütz, J 277: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817-1821; Dresden, Germany 
Venue:  Alte Philharmony, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 10 Minutes 51 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.39 in E flat, K.543: 1. Adagio - Allegro
Symphony No.39 in E flat, K.543: 2. Andante con moto
Symphony No.39 in E flat, K.543: 3. Menuetto (Allegretto)
Symphony No.39 in E flat, K.543: 4. Finale (Allegro)
Overture "Coriolan", Op.62
Symphony No.4 in B flat, Op.60: 1. Adagio - Allegro vivace
Symphony No.4 in B flat, Op.60: 2. Adagio
Symphony No.4 in B flat, Op.60: 3. Allegro vivace
Symphony No.4 in B flat, Op.60: 4. Allegro ma non troppo
Symphony No.5 In C Minor, Op.67: 1. Allegro con brio
Symphony No.5 In C Minor, Op.67: 2. Andante con moto
Symphony No.5 In C Minor, Op.67: 3. Allegro
Symphony No.5 In C Minor, Op.67: 4. Allegro
Symphony No.7 In A, Op.92: 1. Poco sostenuto - Vivace
Symphony No.7 In A, Op.92: 2. Allegretto
Symphony No.7 In A, Op.92: 3. Presto - Assai meno presto
Symphony No.7 In A, Op.92: 4. Allegro con brio

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