WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Beethoven: Symphonies, Violin Concerto / Bernstein, Stern


Release Date: 11/19/2002 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 87885   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Martina ArroyoNicholas Di VirgilioRegina SarfatyNorman Scott,   ... 
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York PhilharmonicJuilliard Chorus
Number of Discs: 6 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 7 Hours 20 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 in C major, Op. 21 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City, NY 
Length: 25 Minutes 59 Secs. 
2. Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 36 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/06/1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City, NY 
Length: 33 Minutes 47 Secs. 
3. Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/27/1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City, NY 
Length: 47 Minutes 32 Secs. 
4. Symphony no 4 in B flat major, Op. 60 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/07/1962 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City, NY 
Length: 32 Minutes 38 Secs. 
5. Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/25/1961 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City, NY 
Length: 35 Minutes 2 Secs. 
6. Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/13/1963 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City, NY 
Length: 44 Minutes 10 Secs. 
7. Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811-1812; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City, NY 
Length: 42 Minutes 3 Secs. 
8. Symphony no 8 in F major, Op. 93 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1812; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/07/1963 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City, NY 
Length: 25 Minutes 39 Secs. 
9. Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Martina Arroyo (Soprano), Nicholas Di Virgilio (Tenor), Regina Sarfaty (Mezzo Soprano),
Norman Scott (Bass)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Juilliard Chorus,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/18/1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City, NY 
Length: 62 Minutes 42 Secs. 
10. Egmont, Op. 84: Overture by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1810; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/12/1970 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, New York City, NY 
Length: 8 Minutes 55 Secs. 
11. King Stephan, Op. 117: Overture by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/04/1966 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, New York City, NY 
Length: 6 Minutes 27 Secs. 
12. Fidelio, Op. 72: Overture in E major by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1814; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1967 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, New York City, NY 
Length: 6 Minutes 41 Secs. 
13. Die Weihe des Hauses, Op. 124 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/09/1962 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, New York City, NY 
Length: 9 Minutes 53 Secs. 
14. Leonore Overture no 3 in C major, Op. 72a by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805-1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/24/1960 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City, NY 
Length: 13 Minutes 11 Secs. 
15. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/20/1959 
Venue:  St. George Hotel, Brooklyn, New York 
Length: 43 Minutes 42 Secs. 

Sound Samples

I. Adagio molto - Allegro con brio
II. Andante cantabile con moto
III. Menuetto. Allegro molto e vivace
IV. Finale. Adagio - Allegro molto e vivace
I. Allegro con brio
II. Marcia funebre. Adagio assai
III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace
IV. Finale. Allegro molto
I. Adagio molto; Allegro con brio
II. Larghetto
III. Scherzo: Allegro
IV. Allegro molto
I. Poco Sostenuto - Vivace
II. Allegretto
III. Presto - Presto meno assai
IV. Allegro con brio

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook