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Best Of Wiener Philharmoniker - Vol 1


Release Date: 07/01/2004 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 4775077   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenJohannes BrahmsAnton BrucknerFranz Joseph Haydn,   ... 
Performer:  Gidon KremerNathan MilsteinFriedrich GuldaAlfred Prinz,   ... 
Conductor:  Carlos KleiberLeonard BernsteinFritz ReinerCarlo Maria Giulini,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Imported from : European Union   
CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67: 1st movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Carlos Kleiber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1975 
Venue:  Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 7 Minutes 22 Secs. 
2. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77: 3rd movement, Allegro giocoso 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: 7 Minutes 20 Secs. 
3. Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 5 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1960 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
4. Symphony no 9 in D minor, WAB 109: 2nd movement, Scherzo by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1896; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Vienna, Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 39 Secs. 
5. Symphony no 94 in G major, H 1 no 94 "Surprise": Allegro di molto by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; London, England 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  Live  Musikverein, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
6. Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor: 4th movement, Adagietto by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1987 
Venue:  Alte Oper, Frankfurt, Germany 
Length: 11 Minutes 13 Secs. 
7. Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64: 2nd movement, Andante by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Musikverein, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 49 Secs. 
8. Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Friedrich Gulda (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1975 
Venue:  Musikverein, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 47 Secs. 
9. Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550: 4th movement, Allegro assai by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1976 
Venue:  Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
10. Concerto for Violin no 1 in B flat major, K 207: 1st movement, Allegro moderato by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
Venue:  Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
11. Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Alfred Prinz (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
12. Concerto for Piano no 17 in G major, K 453: 3rd movement, Allegretto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Leonard Bernstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1784; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1968 
Venue:  Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
13. Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878 
Date of Recording: 11/1992 
Venue:  Musikverein, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
14. Symphony no 9 in C major, D 944 "Great": 3rd movement, Scherzo by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1825-28; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Venue:  Vienna Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
15. Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 05/1985 
Venue:  Vienna, Austria 
Length: 12 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
16. Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64: 4th movement, Finale by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Venue:  Live  Salzburg Mozart Festival, Austria 
Length: 12 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
17. España by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1995 
Venue:  Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 1 Secs. 
18. Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World": 1st movement, Adagio-Allegro molto by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/1985 
Venue:  Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 53 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.5 In C Minor, Op.67: 1. Allegro con brio
Violin Concerto In D, Op.77: 3. Allegro giocoso, ma non troppo vivace - Poco più presto
Hungarian Dance No.5 in G minor - Orchestrated by Albert Parlow
Symphony No.9 In D Minor - Edition: Leopold Nowak: 2. Scherzo. Bewegt, lebhaft - Trio. Schnell
España - Rhapsody For Orchestra
Symphony No.9 in E minor, Op.95 "From the New World": 1. Adagio - Allegro molto
Symphony In G, H.I No.94 - "Surprise": 4. Finale (Allegro di molto)
Symphony No.5 In C Sharp Minor: 4. Adagietto (Sehr langsam)
Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64: 2. Andante
Piano Concerto No.21 In C, K.467: 2. Andante
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550: 4. Finale (Allegro assai)
Violin Concerto No.1 in B flat, K.207 - Cadenzas: Robert D. Levin (1983): Allegro moderato
Clarinet Concerto in A, K.622: 2. Adagio
Piano Concerto No.17 in G, K.453: 3. Allegretto
Zigeunerweisen, Op.20
Symphony No.9 in C, D.944 - "The Great": 3. Scherzo (Allegro vivace)
The Moldau (from Má Vlast)
Symphony No.5 in E minor, Op.64: 4. Finale (Andante maestoso - Allegro vivace)

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