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The Art Of Karl Böhm

Bohm / Beethoven / Wagner / Mozart / Toronto So
Release Date: 04/08/2003 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4233  
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenWolfgang Amadeus MozartRichard Wagner
Performer:  Jon Vickers
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  C. B. C. OrchestraToronto Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Part 1: KARL BÖHM: THE BIRTH OF A SYMPHONY The legendary conductor directs the CBC Festival Orchestra in a rehearsal segment and complete performance of Beethoven’s 7th Symphony, with the CBC "Festival" Orchestra. Historic April 1, 1963 telecast from the archives of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Approx. 57 minutes, Black & White. Part 2: IN CONCERT - KARL BÖHM & JON VICKERS Complete live concert from the archives of the CBC, Toronto, features the interpretive brilliance of maestro Karl Böhm and the profound artistry of tenor Jon Vickers. Böhm conducts Mozart: "Haffner" Symphony, Beethoven: Leonore Overture, and Wagner: Die Meistersinger Prelude; Vickers sings Florestan's aria from Fidelio, and two arias of Read more Siegmund from Die Walkure. With the Toronto Symphony Orchestra. October 10, 1965,Hi-Fi, approx.60 minutes, Black & White. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  C. B. C. Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811-1812; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Symphony no 35 in D major, K 385 "Haffner" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Fidelio, Op. 72: Gott! welch Dunkel hier!...In des Lebens... by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jon Vickers (Tenor)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805/1814; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Die Walküre: Ein Schwert verhiess mir der Vater by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jon Vickers (Tenor)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
5.
Leonore Overture(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
6.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 

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