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Karajan Conducts Tchaikovsky / Ferras, Berlin Po, Et Al


Release Date: 03/13/2001 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 463774   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav RichterChristian FerrasMstislav RostropovichMichel Schwalbé
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic OrchestraDon Kossack Choir
Number of Discs: 8 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 8 Hours 55 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 1 in G minor, Op. 13 "Winter daydreams" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866/1874; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1979 
2.
Symphony no 2 in C minor, Op. 17 "Little Russian" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1979 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1872).
Composition revised: Russia (1880). 
3.
Symphony no 3 in D major, Op. 29 "Polish" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1977-79 
4.
Symphony no 4 in F minor, Op. 36 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/1966 
5.
Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1965 
6.
Symphony no 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/1964 
7.
Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op. 66a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1971 
8.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1966 
9.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/1962 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1874 - 1875). 
10.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Christian Ferras (Violin)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 11/1965 
11.
Variations for Cello and Orchestra on a Rococo theme, Op. 33 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/1968 
12.
Romeo and Juliet Overture by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869/1880; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/1966 
13.
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Polonaise by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1970-71 
14.
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Waltz by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1970-71 
15.
Marche slave, Op. 31 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/1966 
16.
1812 Overture, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra,  Don Kossack Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1966 
17.
Capriccio italien, Op. 45 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
18.
Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/1980 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
19.
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Michel Schwalbé (Violin)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1971 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.1 In G Minor, Op.13 "Winter Reveries": 1. Dreams of a winter journey Allegro tranquillo
Symphony No.1 In G Minor, Op.13 "Winter Reveries": 2. Land of desolation, land of mists- Andante cantabile ma non tanto
Symphony No.1 In G Minor, Op.13 "Winter Reveries": 3. Scherzo (Allegro scherzando giocoso)
Symphony No.1 In G Minor, Op.13 "Winter Reveries": 4. Finale. Andante Lugubre - Allegro moderato - Allegro maestoso - Allegro vivo
Eugene Onegin, Op.24: Polonaise
Eugene Onegin, Op.24 / Act 2: Valse
Slavonic March, Op.31: Moderato in modo di marcia funebre - Andante molto maestoso - Allegro risoluto
Symphony No.2 In C Minor, Op.17 "Little Russian": 1. Andante sostenuto - Allegro vivo
Symphony No.2 In C Minor, Op.17 "Little Russian": 2. Andantino marziale, quasi moderato
Symphony No.2 In C Minor, Op.17 "Little Russian": 3. Scherzo. Allegro molto vivace - Trio. L'istesso tempo
Symphony No.2 In C Minor, Op.17 "Little Russian": 4. Finale. Moderato assai - Allegro vivo - Presto
Ouverture solennelle "1812," Op.49: Largo - Allegro giusto

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