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Beethoven: Symphonies No 1, 2, 3 & 8 / Sawallisch, Et Al


Release Date: 08/10/1999 
Label:  Emi Classics Double Fforte Catalog #: 73323   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 1 in C major, Op. 21 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1993 
Venue:  Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
Length: 27 Minutes 30 Secs. 
2.
Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 36 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1993 
Venue:  Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
Length: 34 Minutes 30 Secs. 
3.
Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1993 
Venue:  Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
Length: 49 Minutes 34 Secs. 
4.
Symphony no 8 in F major, Op. 93 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1812; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1993 
Venue:  Live  Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
Length: 25 Minutes 44 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 1 in C Op. 21: I. Adagio molto - Allegro con brio
Symphony No. 1 in C Op. 21: II. Andante cantabile con moto
Symphony No. 1 in C Op. 21: III. Menuetto (Allegro molto e vivace)
Symphony No. 1 in C Op. 21: IV. Adagio - Allegro molto e vivace
Symphony No. 3 in E flat, 'Eroica' Op. 55: I. Allegro con brio
Symphony No. 3 in E flat, 'Eroica' Op. 55: II. Marcia funebre (Adagio assai)
Symphony No. 3 in E flat, 'Eroica' Op. 55: III. Scherzo (Allegro vivace)
Symphony No. 3 in E flat, 'Eroica' Op. 55: IV. Allegro molto - Poco andante - Presto
Symphony No. 2 Op. 36, I.: Adagio molto
Symphony No. 2 Op. 36, I.: Allegro con brio
Symphony No. 2 Op. 36: II. Larghetto
Symphony No. 2 Op. 36, III.: Scherzo (allegro)
Symphony No. 2 Op. 36, III.: Trio
Symphony No. 2 Op. 36: IV. Allegro molto
Symphony No. 8 Op. 93: I. Allegro vivace e con brio
Symphony No. 8 Op. 93: II. Allegretto scherzando
Symphony No. 8 Op. 93: III. Tempo di menuetto
Symphony No. 8 Op. 93: IV. Allegro vivace

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