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Brahms: Symphony No 1, Etc / George Szell, Eugene Ormandy


Release Date: 08/19/1991 
Label:  Sony Classical Essential Classics Catalog #: 46534   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  George SzellEugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland OrchestraPhiladelphia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855-1876; Austria 
2. Variations in B flat major on a theme by Haydn, Op. 56a "St. Anthony" by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Austria 
3. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 17 in F sharp minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Notes: Orchestrated: Antonin Dvorák 
4. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 18 in D major by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Notes: Orchestrated: Antonin Dvorák 
5. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 19 in B minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Notes: Orchestrated: Antonin Dvorák 
6. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 20 in E minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Notes: Orchestrated: Antonin Dvorák 
7. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 21 in E minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Notes: Orchestrated: Antonin Dvorák 

Sound Samples

I. Un poco sostenuto - Allegro
II. Andante sostenuto
III. Un poco allegretto e grazioso
IV. Adagio - Allegro non troppo ma con brio
Variations on a Theme of Haydn, Op. 56a in B-flat Major
No. 17 in F-sharp minor
No. 18 in D Major
No. 19 in B minor
No. 20 in E minor
No. 21 in E minor

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