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Chicago Symphony Orchestra - Historic Telecasts / George Szell

Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Szell
Release Date: 10/22/2002 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4222  
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenHector BerliozWolfgang Amadeus MozartModest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Erica Morini
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

GEORGE SZELL: CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA HISTORIC TELECASTS, VOL. 2 The1961-62 season marked the fifth of six seasons in which Szell (1897-1970) appeared as guest conductor with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Mussorgsky: Prelude to Khovanshchina; Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67; Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture, Op. 9. December 17, 1961 GEORGE SZELL AND ERICA MORINI: CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA HISTORIC TELECASTS ,VOL. 7 VAI follows up on the tremendous success of the previous Szell/Chicago video (VAI 69602) with another, this one with the legendary violinist Erica Morini. Mozart: Marriage of Figaro Overture and the Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major, K. 219 ("Turkish"), and Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3, Op. Read more 72b. December 10, 1961 Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Leonore Overture no 3 in C major, Op. 72a by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805-1806; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Le carnaval romain Overture, Op. 9 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843-1844; France 
4.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Concerto for Violin no 5 in A major, K 219 "Turkish" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Erica Morini (Violin)
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1775 
6.
Khovanshchina: Act 1 Prelude "Dawn on the Moscow River" by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1880; Russia 

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