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Leonard Bernstein - A Total Embrace - The Conductor


Release Date: 09/09/2003 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 90578   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyIgor StravinskyMaurice RavelJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Jennie TourelLeonard BernsteinGlenn GouldWilliam Vacchiano,   ... 
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York PhilharmonicColumbia Symphony OrchestraCollegiate Chorale,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 52 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 4 in F minor, Op. 36: 4th movement, Allegro con brio by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/30/1958 
Venue:  Hotel St. George, Brooklyn, New York 
Length: 9 Minutes 26 Secs. 
2.
Firebird Suite: Finale by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 01/28/1957 
Venue:  Hotel St. George, Brooklyn, New York 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
3.
Le sacre du printemps: no 14, Danse sacrale by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1913; Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1958 
Venue:  Hotel St. George, Brooklyn, New York 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
4.
Shéhérazade: no 2, La flűte enchantée by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Jennie Tourel (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903; France 
Date of Recording: 03/13/1950 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
5.
Concerto for Piano in G major: 3rd movement, Presto by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Leonard Bernstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1931; France 
Date of Recording: 04/07/1958 
Venue:  Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
6.
Concerto for Harpsichord in D minor, BWV 1052: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic,  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/10/1957 
Venue:  Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC 
Length: 8 Minutes 34 Secs. 
7.
Concerto for Piano no 1, Sz 83 by Béla Bartók
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 11/30/1959 
Venue:  Hotel St. George, Brooklyn, New York 
Length: 9 Minutes 19 Secs. 
8.
Symphony no 5 in D minor, Op. 47: 4th movement, Allegro non troppo by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USSR 
Date of Recording: 11/30/1959 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 8 Minutes 55 Secs. 
9.
Nocturnes (3) for Orchestra: no 1, Nuages by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1897-1899; France 
Date of Recording: 09/28/1960 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 8 Minutes 55 Secs. 
10.
Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  Leonard Bernstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/23/1959 
Venue:  Hotel St. George, Brooklyn, New York 
Length: 16 Minutes 24 Secs. 
11.
Symphony no 39 in E flat major, K 543: 4th movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/27/1961 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 7 Minutes 15 Secs. 
12.
El salón México by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1936; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/20/1961 
Venue:  Philharmonic Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
Length: 10 Minutes 56 Secs. 
13.
Symphony no 82 in C major, H 1 no 82 "The Bear": 4th mvt, Vivace by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 05/07/1962 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 36 Secs. 
14.
Reisado do pastoreio: Batuque by Oscar Lorenzo Fernandez
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; Brazil 
Date of Recording: 02/06/1963 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
15.
Symphony no 5 in E flat major, Op. 82: 3rd movement, Allegro molto by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1915-1919; Finland 
Date of Recording: 03/27/1961 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 9 Minutes 38 Secs. 
16.
Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica": 1st movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/27/1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 16 Minutes 53 Secs. 
17.
The Unanswered Question no 2 by Charles Ives
Performer:  William Vacchiano (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/17/1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
18.
Symphony no 2 in C minor "Resurrection": 5th movement, O glaube, mein Herz by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Lee Venora (Soprano), Jennie Tourel (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Collegiate Chorale,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888/1896; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1963 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 16 Minutes 55 Secs. 
19.
Missa in tempore belli, H 22 no 9: Agnus Dei by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Gwendolyn Killebrew (Mezzo Soprano), Michael Devlin (Tenor), Patricia Wells (Soprano),
Alan Titus (Baritone)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Norman Scribner Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1973 
Venue:  National Cathedral, Washington, DC 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
20.
Falstaff: Tutto nel mondo é burla by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Venue:  Vienna Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Notes: This selection begins with "Facciamo il parentado..." 
21.
Semper Fidelis by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1888; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/26/1967 
Venue:  Philharmonic Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
22.
Grande messe des morts, Op. 5: Dies irae - Tuba mirum by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF National Orchestra,  ORTF National Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; France 
Date of Recording: 09/1975 
Venue:  Les Invalides, Paris, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
23.
Symphony no 3 in F major, Op. 90: 3rd movement, Poco allegretto by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 15 Secs. 
24.
Symphony no 3: 4th movement, Molto deliberato by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1946; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/1966 
Venue:  Philharmonic Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
Length: 13 Minutes 23 Secs. 
25.
Oedipus rex: Divum Jocastae caput motuum! by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  David Evitts (Baritone)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra,  Harvard Glee Club
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926-1927; France 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1972 
Venue:  WGBH-TV Studio, Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 6 Minutes 7 Secs. 
26.
La valse by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF National Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; France 
Date of Recording: 10/01/1975 
Venue:  Studio 103, Radio France, Paris, France 
Length: 13 Minutes 11 Secs. 
27.
El amor brujo: El circulo mágico (Fisherman's Story) by Manuel de Falla
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
Date of Recording: 11/29/1976 
Venue:  Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
28.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/12/1971 
Venue:  Philharmonic Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
Length: 9 Minutes 54 Secs. 
29.
Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor: 4th movement, Adagietto by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic members
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/08/1968 
Venue:  Live  St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City 
Length: 11 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was recorded at the Mass on the day of the Funeral for Robert Francis Kennedy. 

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