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Levine / Preston / Berliner Philharmonic
Release Date: 04/10/2012 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 001662702   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Camille Saint-SaënsPaul DukasHector Berlioz
Performer:  Simon Preston
Conductor:  James Levine
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 3 in C minor, Op. 78 "Organ" by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Simon Preston (Organ)
Conductor:  James Levine
Written: 1886 
Date of Recording: 06/1986 
Venue:  Berlin, Philharmonie 
Length: 36 Minutes 17 Secs. 
2.
L'apprenti sorcier by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  James Levine
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; France 
Date of Recording: 06/1986 
Venue:  Berlin, Jesus Christus-Kirche 
Length: 10 Minutes 48 Secs. 
3.
Le corsaire Overture, Op. 21 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  James Levine
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1991 
Venue:  Berlin, Jesus Christus-Kirche 
Length: 8 Minutes 38 Secs. 
4.
Benvenuto Cellini: Overture, Op 23 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  James Levine
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1837; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1991 
Venue:  Berlin, Jesus Christus-Kirche 
Length: 10 Minutes 25 Secs. 
5.
Le carnaval romain Overture, Op. 9 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  James Levine
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843-1844; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1991 
Venue:  Berlin, Jesus Christus-Kirche 
Length: 8 Minutes 19 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.3 In C Minor, Op.78 "Organ Symphony": 1. Adagio - Allegro moderato - Poco adagio
Symphony No.3 In C Minor, Op.78 "Organ Symphony": 1b. Poco adagio
Symphony No.3 In C Minor, Op.78 "Organ Symphony": 2. Allegro moderato - Presto - Allegro moderato - Maestoso - Più allegro - Molto allegro
Symphony No.3 In C Minor, Op.78 "Organ Symphony": 2b. Maestoso - Più allegro - Molto allegro
L'Apprenti sorcier
Overture "Le corsaire", Op.21
Overture "Benvenuto Cellini", Op.23
Le Carnaval Romain Opus 9: Overture

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