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The Royal Edition - Haydn: Masses / Bernstein


Release Date: 11/10/1992 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 47563   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Alan TitusPatricia WellsGwendolyn KillebrewMichael Devlin,   ... 
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  OrchestraNorman Scribner ChoirWestminster Choir,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 47 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Missa in tempore belli, H 22 no 9 "Paukenmesse" by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Alan Titus (Baritone), Patricia Wells (Soprano), Gwendolyn Killebrew (Mezzo Soprano),
Michael Devlin (Bass Baritone)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Norman Scribner Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1973 
Venue:  Live  Washington Cathedral, Washington DC 
Length: 43 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
2.
Mass in D minor, H 22 no 11 "Nelsonmesse" by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Gwendolyn Killebrew (Mezzo Soprano), Judith Blegen (Soprano), Kenneth Riegel (Tenor),
Simon Estes (Bass)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/20/1976 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 44 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
3.
Symphony no 88 in G major, H 1 no 88 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: circa 1787 ; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 01/17/1963 
Venue:  Philharmonic Hall, Lincoln Center 
Length: 20 Minutes 58 Secs. 

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 excellent robust Haydn May 7, 2012 By K. BAKER (HEBER CITY, UT) See All My Reviews "A few years ago the BBC polled 100 top conductors asking them who was the greatest conductor of all time. Bernstein was #2 Karlos Kleiber was #1. Bernstein had an affinity for Haydn, and these performances of some of the masses are hard to beat. Included is the Mass in Time of War, a concert known at the time-- during the Vietnam War-- as Leonard Bernstein's Mass for Peace. And I can't help but mention that this was a one time live performance and we had seats in center mid-orchestra." Report Abuse
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