WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Monumental Karajan!

Karajan,Herbert Von
Release Date: 01/22/2013 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 232892   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Franz SchubertJohannes BrahmsRichard WagnerAntonín Dvorák,   ... 
Performer:  Karlheinz Zöller
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 54 Mins. 

Low Stock: Currently 3 or fewer in stock. Usually ships in 24 hours, unless stock becomes depleted.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 8 in B minor, D 759 "Unfinished" by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1975 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 26 Minutes 1 Secs. 
2.
Variations in B flat major on a theme by Haydn, Op. 56a "St. Anthony" by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1976-10/1976 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 17 Minutes 40 Secs. 
3.
Les Maîtres chanteurs de Nuremberg: Prélude de l'Acte 1 by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862-1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1974-10/1974 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 9 Minutes 34 Secs. 
4.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 8 in G minor, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 01/1979 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
5.
Lemminkäinen Suite, Op. 22: no 3, Swan of Tuonela by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893-1897; Finland 
Date of Recording: 12/1976 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 8 Minutes 30 Secs. 
6.
Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 12/1976 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 9 Minutes 37 Secs. 
7.
Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 05/1958 
Venue:  Grunewaldkirche, Berlin 
Length: 12 Minutes 6 Secs. 
8.
Hebrides Overture, in B minor Op. 26 "Fingal's Cave" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1832; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1960 
Venue:  Grunewaldkirche, Berlin 
Length: 10 Minutes 14 Secs. 
9.
Die Fledermaus: Overture by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1975/12/1975 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 8 Minutes 41 Secs. 
10.
Annen-Polka, Op. 117 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1975/12/1975 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
11.
An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1975/12/1975 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 10 Minutes 25 Secs. 
12.
Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1975/12/1975 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
13.
Kaiser-Walzer, Op. 437 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1975/12/1975 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 11 Minutes 21 Secs. 
14.
Manon Lescaut: Intermezzo by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1980/01/1981 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 5 Minutes 25 Secs. 
15.
La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Rákóczy March by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1978/01/1979 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
16.
España by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1978/01/1979 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 6 Minutes 8 Secs. 
17.
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Karlheinz Zöller (Flute)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1894; France 
Date of Recording: 01/1977 
Venue:  Philharmonie de Berlin 
Length: 10 Minutes 11 Secs. 
18.
Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1970 
Venue:  Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin 
Length: 24 Minutes 26 Secs. 
19.
Symphony no 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/1971 
Venue:  Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin 
Length: 45 Minutes 0 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550: I. Molto allegro: Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550: I. Molto allegro
Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550: II. Andante: Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550: II. Andante
Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550: III. Menuetto: Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550: III. Menuetto
Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550: IV. Allegro assai: Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550: IV. Allegro assai
Symphony No. 8 in B Minor, D.759 "Unfinished" (1996 Remastered Version): I. Allegro moderato: Symphony No. 8 in B Minor, D.759 "Unfinished" (1996 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro moderato
Symphony No. 8 in B Minor, D.759 "Unfinished" (1996 Remastered Version): II. Andante con moto: Symphony No. 8 in B Minor, D.759 "Unfinished" (1996 Digital Remaster): II. Andante con moto
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, 'St Anthony Chorale': I. Theme - Andante: Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, 'St Anthony Chorale': I. Theme - Andante
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, 'St Anthony Chorale': II. Variation 1 - Poco più animato: Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, 'St Anthony Chorale': II. Variation 1 - Poco più animato
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, 'St Anthony Chorale': III. Variation 2 - Più vivace: Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, 'St Anthony Chorale': III. Variation 2 - Più vivace
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, 'St Anthony Chorale': IV. Variation 3 - Con moto
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, 'St Anthony Chorale': V. Variation 4 - Andante con moto: Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a, 'St Anthony Chorale': V. Variation 4 - Andante con moto
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a 'St Antoni Chorale' (1996 Remastered Version): Variation V: Vivace: Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a 'St Antoni Chorale' (1996 - Remaster): Variation V: Vivace
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a 'St Antoni Chorale' (1996 Remastered Version): Variation VI: Vivace: Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a 'St Antoni Chorale' (1996 - Remaster): Variation VI: Vivace
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a 'St Antoni Chorale' (1996 Remastered Version): Variation VII: Grazioso: Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a 'St Antoni Chorale' (1996 - Remaster): Variation VII: Grazioso
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a 'St Antoni Chorale' (1996 Remastered Version): Variation VIII: Presto non troppo: Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a 'St Antoni Chorale' (1996 - Remaster): Variation VIII: Presto non troppo
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a 'St Antoni Chorale' (1996 Remastered Version): Finale: Andante: Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a 'St Antoni Chorale' (1996 - Remaster): Finale: Andante
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Prelude: Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Prelude
Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op.74 'Pathétique' (1987 Remastered Version): I. Adagio - Allegro con troppo: Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op.74 'Pathétique' (1987 - Remaster): I. Adagio - Allegro con troppo
Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op.74 'Pathétique' (1987 Remastered Version): II. Allegro con grazia: Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op.74 'Pathétique' (1987 - Remaster): II. Allegro con grazia
Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op.74 'Pathétique' (1987 Remastered Version): III. Allegro molto vivace: Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op.74 'Pathétique' (1987 - Remaster): III. Allegro molto vivace
Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op.74 'Pathétique' (1987 Remastered Version): IV. Finale - Adagio lamentoso: Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op.74 'Pathétique' (1987 - Remaster): IV. Finale - Adagio lamentoso
Slavonic Dance No. 8 in G minor Op. 46, No. 8 (2007 Remastered Version): Slavonic Dance No. 8 in G minor Op. 46, No. 8
Lemminkäinen Suite (Four Legends) Op.22 (2002 Remastered Version): II. The Swan of Tuonela: Lemminkäinen Suite (Four Legends) Op.22 (2002 - Remaster): II. The Swan of Tuonela
Finlandia, Op. 26: Sibelius: Finlandia, Op. 26
Má vlast (1996 Remastered Version): Vltava, B.111: Má vlast (1996 - Remaster): Vltava, B.111

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title