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Great Violinists - Beethoven, Brahms / Heifetz


Release Date: 07/04/2000 
Label:  Naxos Historical Catalog #: 940718   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenJohannes Brahms
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz
Conductor:  Arturo ToscaniniSerge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony OrchestraBoston Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/11/1940 
Venue:  NBC Studio 8-H, New York City 
Length: 38 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: Heifetz performs his own cadenza after Leopold Auer. 
2.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/11/1939 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 37 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Heifetz performs his own cadenza after Leopold Auer. 

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