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Brahms: 4 Symphonies, Haydn Variations / Böhm, Vienna Po


Release Date: 10/08/2002 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 471443   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gerhart HetzelChrista Ludwig
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraVienna Singverein
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 40 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gerhart Hetzel (Violin)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855-1876; Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1975 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 47 Minutes 51 Secs. 
2.
Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 73 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1975 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 43 Minutes 4 Secs. 
3.
Symphony no 3 in F major, Op. 90 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1975 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 37 Minutes 0 Secs. 
4.
Symphony no 4 in E minor, Op. 98 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884-1885; Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1975 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 42 Minutes 29 Secs. 
5.
Variations in B flat major on a theme by Haydn, Op. 56a "St. Anthony" by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1977 
Venue:  Gorsser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 19 Minutes 39 Secs. 
6.
Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Christa Ludwig (Alto)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra,  Vienna Singverein
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1976 
Venue:  Gorsser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 16 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: German 
7.
Tragic Overture, Op. 81 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1977 
Venue:  Gorsser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 13 Minutes 40 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.68: 1. Un poco sostenuto - Allegro - Meno allegro
Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.68: 2. Andante sostenuto
Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.68: 3. Un poco allegretto e grazioso
Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.68: 4. Adagio - Piu andante - Allegro non troppo, ma con brio - Piu allegro
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a
Symphony No.2 in D, Op.73: 1. Allegro non troppo
Symphony No.2 in D, Op.73: 2. Adagio non troppo - L'istesso tempo, ma grazioso
Symphony No.2 in D, Op.73: 3. Allegretto grazioso ( Quasi andantino) - Presto ma non assai
Symphony No.2 in D, Op.73: 4. Allegro con spirito
Rhapsody for Alto, Chorus, and Orchestra, Op.53
Tragic Overture, Op.81

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