WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Beethoven: Violin Concerto, Romances 1 & 2 / Menuhin


Release Date: 02/16/1993 
Label:  Emi Classics Studio Plus Catalog #: 64324   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin
Conductor:  Otto KlempererJohn Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraNew Philharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1966 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 44 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: Cadenzas: Kreisler
This selection was formerly available on EMI Studio Series 69001. 
2.
Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 1 in G major, Op. 40 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1960 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 13 Secs. 
3.
Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 2 in F major, Op. 50 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1960 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 9 Minutes 4 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Romances (1992 Digital Remaster): G, Op. 40 (c1802)
Romances (1992 Digital Remaster): F, Op. 50 (c1798)
Violin Concerto in D Op. 61 (1985 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro ma non troppo
Violin Concerto in D Op. 61 (1985 Digital Remaster): II. Larghetto -
Violin Concerto in D Op. 61 (1985 Digital Remaster): III. Rondo (Allegro)

Customer Reviews

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




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN - TRY IT FREE!
Listen to all your favorite classical music for only $20/month.
Sign up for your monthly subscription service and get unlimited access to the most comprehensive digital catalog of classical music in the world - new releases. bestsellers, advanced releases and more.
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In