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Bernstein Collectors Edition - Brahms: Symphonies, Etc


Release Date: 05/11/2004 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000218702   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gerhart HetzelGidon KremerMischa Maisky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 5 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 5 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gerhart Hetzel (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855-1876; Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1981 
Venue:  Live  Grossersaal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 17 Minutes 36 Secs. 
2. Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 73 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1982 
Venue:  Live  Grossersaal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 20 Minutes 45 Secs. 
3. Academic Festival Overture in C minor, Op. 80 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1982 
Venue:  Live  Grossersaal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 10 Minutes 22 Secs. 
4. Symphony no 3 in F major, Op. 90 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1981 
Venue:  Live  Grossersaal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 15 Minutes 34 Secs. 
5. Variations in B flat major on a theme by Haydn, Op. 56a "St. Anthony" by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1981 
Venue:  Live  Grossersaal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 20 Minutes 26 Secs. 
6. Symphony no 4 in E minor, Op. 98 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884-1885; Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1981 
Venue:  Live  Grossersaal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 13 Minutes 17 Secs. 
7. Tragic Overture, Op. 81 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1981 
Venue:  Live  Grossersaal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 14 Minutes 16 Secs. 
8. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1982 
Venue:  Live  Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 22 Minutes 10 Secs. 
9. Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102 "Double" by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Mischa Maisky (Cello), Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1982 
Venue:  Live  Musikverein, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 17 Minutes 56 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.1 In C Minor, Op.68: 1. Un poco sostenuto - Allegro - Meno allegro
Symphony No.1 In C Minor, Op.68: 2. Andante sostenuto
Symphony No.1 In C Minor, Op.68: 3. Un poco allegretto e grazioso
Symphony No.1 In C Minor, Op.68: 4. Adagio - Piu andante - Allegro non troppo, ma con brio - Piu allegro
Symphony No.2 In D, Op.73: 1. Allegro non troppo
Symphony No.2 In D, Op.73: 2. Adagio non troppo - L'istesso tempo, ma grazioso
Symphony No.2 In D, Op.73: 3. Allegretto grazioso ( Quasi andantino) - Presto ma non assai
Symphony No.2 In D, Op.73: 4. Allegro con spirito
Academic Festival Overture, Op.80

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