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Schoenberg, Hindemith, Mussorgsky, Et Al / Stokowski, Philhadelphia


Release Date: 10/29/2002 
Label:  Andante   Catalog #: 4978   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Arnold SchoenbergArkadi DubenskiPaul HindemithNikolai Rimsky-Korsakov,   ... 
Performer:  Abrasha RobovskyRobert BettsRose BamptonJeanette Vreeland,   ... 
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraMendelssohn Club Chorus PhiladelphiaPrinceton Glee Club,   ... 
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 4 Hours 50 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This selection begins with a brief discussion on Schoenberg's "Gurrelieder" (4 min 43 sec) featuring Stokowski and the pianist Sylvain Levin, recorded at Victor Church Studio no 30, Camden, NJ on 30 April 1932. This selection begins with a brief discussion on Schoenberg's "Gurrelieder" (4 min 43 sec) featuring Stokowski and the pianist Sylvain Levin, recorded at Victor Church Studio no 30, Camden, NJ on 30 April 1932. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Gurrelieder by Arnold Schoenberg
Performer:  Abrasha Robovsky (Bass), Robert Betts (Tenor), Rose Bampton (Alto),
Jeanette Vreeland (Soprano), Paul Althouse (Tenor), Benjamin De Loache (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra,  Mendelssohn Club Chorus Philadelphia,  Princeton Glee Club  ... 
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900-1911; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/22/1932 
Venue:  Metropolitan Opera House, Philadelphia 
Length: 111 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: German 
2.
The Raven by Arkadi Dubenski
Performer:  Benjamin De Loache (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/1932 
Venue:  Academy of Music, Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 12 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 
3.
Kammermusik no 2 for Piano and 12 Instruments, Op. 36 no 1 by Paul Hindemith
Performer:  Eunice Norton (Piano)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/17/1932 
Venue:  Academy of Music, Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 18 Minutes 36 Secs. 
4.
Maid of Pskov "Ivan the Terrible": Hunt and Storm Music by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/09/1939 
Venue:  Academy of Music, Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Leopold Stokowski 
5.
Khovanshchina: Act 4 Prelude "Entr'acte" by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1880; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/12/1927 
Venue:  Academy of Music, Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
6.
Boris Godunov: Symphonic Synthesis by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 11/16/1936 
Venue:  Academy of Music, Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 21 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Leopold Stokowski 
7.
Symphony no 3 in B minor, Op. 42 "Il'ya Muromets" by Reinhold Gliere
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909-1911; Russia 
Date of Recording: 03/27/1940 
Venue:  Academy of Music, Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 46 Minutes 15 Secs. 
8.
The Red Poppy, Op. 70: Russian Sailors' Dance by Reinhold Gliere
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926-1927; USSR 
Date of Recording: 03/17/1934 
Venue:  Church Studio no 2, Camden, New Jersey 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
9.
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1894; France 
Date of Recording: 3/10/1927 
Venue:  Academy of Music, Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 9 Minutes 9 Secs. 
10.
Nocturnes (3) for Orchestra by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1897-1899; France 
Date of Recording: 1937-39 
Venue:  Academy of Music, Philadelphia, PA 
Length: 26 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes:  FRANCE 
11.
Rapsodie espagnole by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; France 
Date of Recording: 03/17/1934 
Venue:  Church Studio no 2, Camden, New Jersey 
Length: 16 Minutes 27 Secs. 
12.
Danse sacrée et danse profane by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Edna Phillips (Harp)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904; France 
Date of Recording: 04/04/1931 
Venue:  Church Studio no 1, Camden, New Jersey 
Length: 10 Minutes 25 Secs. 

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