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Chicago Symphony Orchestra - Historic Telecasts / Monteux, Munch

Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Monteux / Munch
Release Date: 01/28/2003 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4226  
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenRichard WagnerHector BerliozMaurice Ravel,   ... 
Conductor:  Pierre MonteuxCharles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

PIERRE MONTEUX: CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA HISTORIC TELECASTS, VOL. 4 Monteux (1875-1964) appeared as guest conductor with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in two separate seasons, first in 1948, and then in 1961. Beethoven: Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93; Wagner: Prelude to Act III of Die Meistersinger; Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture, Op. 9. January 1, 1961 CHARLES MUNCH: CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA HISTORIC TELECASTS, VOL. 5 Munch (1891-1968) is best remembered for his illustrious tenure as music director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra (1949-62). Program features Ravel: La Valse and Valses Nobles et Sentimentales; Rameau/D’Indy: Dardanus Suite; Berlioz: Royal Hunt and Storm from Les Troyens. February 27, 1963 PIERRE MONTEUX: CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA HISTORIC TELECASTS, VOL. 4 Monteux (1875-1964) appeared as guest conductor with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in two separate seasons, first in 1948, and then in 1961. Beethoven: Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93; Wagner: Prelude to Act III of Die Meistersinger; Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture, Op. 9. January 1, 1961 CHARLES MUNCH: CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA HISTORIC TELECASTS, VOL. 5 Munch (1891-1968) is best remembered for his illustrious tenure as music director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra (1949-62). Program features Ravel: La Valse and Valses Nobles et Sentimentales; Rameau/D’Indy: Dardanus Suite; Berlioz: Royal Hunt and Storm from Les Troyens. February 27, 1963 Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 8 in F major, Op. 93 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Pierre Monteux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1812; Vienna, Austria 
2. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 3 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Pierre Monteux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
3. Le carnaval romain Overture, Op. 9 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Pierre Monteux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843-1844; France 
4. La valse by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; France 
5. Valses nobles et sentimentales by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; France 
6. Dardanus: Suite by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; France 
7. Les troyens: Royal hunt and storm by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856-1858; France 

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