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Immortal Toscanini Vol 8 - Orchestral Showpieces

Toscanini / Nbc
Release Date: 11/09/1999 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 59484   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johannes BrahmsModest MussorgskyJean SibeliusBedrich Smetana,   ... 
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 17 Mins. 

Imported from : European Union   
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Works on This Recording

1.
Variations in B flat major on a theme by Haydn, Op. 56a "St. Anthony" by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/04/1952 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 16 Minutes 21 Secs. 
2.
Pictures at an Exhibition for Orchestra (orchestrated by Ravel) by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1874/1922; Russia 
Date of Recording: 01/26/1953 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York, NY 
Length: 29 Minutes 7 Secs. 
3.
Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 08/05/1952 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 8 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Finland (1899 - 1900). 
4.
Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 03/19/1950 
Venue:  NBC Studio 8-H, New York City 
Length: 11 Minutes 5 Secs. 
5.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 11/19/1951 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 21 Minutes 22 Secs. 
6.
Tod und Verklärung, Op. 24 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1952 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 24 Minutes 51 Secs. 
7.
Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/04/1952 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 15 Minutes 14 Secs. 
8.
Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 1 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/17/1953 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
9.
Hungarian Dances (21) for Piano 4 hands, WoO 1: no 17 in F sharp minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/17/1953 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Antonin Dvorák 
10.
Hungarian Dances (21) for Piano 4 hands, WoO 1: no 20 in E minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/17/1953 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Antonin Dvorák 
11.
Hungarian Dances (21) for Piano 4 hands, WoO 1: no 21 in E minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1880; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/17/1953 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Antonin Dvorák 

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