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London Symphony Orchestra (1904-2004) - Centennial Set


Release Date: 01/18/2005 
Label:  Andante   Catalog #: 4100   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Hector BerliozLudwig van BeethovenFranz SchubertPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky,   ... 
Performer:  Elizabeth FutralGiuseppe SabbatiniLaurent Naouri
Conductor:  Sir Hamilton HartyBruno WalterJosef KripsPierre Monteux,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Mixed 
Length: 4 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by Igor Stravinsky, Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Alban Berg, Hector Berlioz, Sir Edward Elgar, Claude Debussy. Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra. Includes work(s) by Igor Stravinsky, Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Alban Berg, Hector Berlioz, Sir Edward Elgar, Claude Debussy. Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Le roi Lear Overture, Op. 4 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Sir Hamilton Harty
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; France 
Venue:  Thames Street Studios, London, England 
Length: 11 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording.
Thames Street Studios, London, England (10/15/1935 - 10/16/1935) 
2.
Coriolan Overture in C minor, Op. 62 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/12/1938 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
3.
Symphony no 6 in C major, D 589 "Little C Major" by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Josef Krips
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1818; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 27 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording.
Kingsway Hall, London, England (04/05/1948 - 04/08/1948) 
4.
Romeo and Juliet Overture by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Pierre Monteux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869/1880; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/31/1963 
Venue:  Live  Grosser Konzerthaussaal, Vienna 
Length: 20 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
5.
Symphony no 8 in B minor, D 759 "Unfinished" by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/01/1966 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London, England 
Length: 23 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
6.
Symphony no 6 in D major, Op. 60/B 112 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 09/01/1966 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London, England 
Length: 40 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
7.
Pétrouchka by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 08/07/1994 
Venue:  Live  Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 34 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1911
This selection is a stereo recording.
Composition written: Switzerland (1911).
Composition revised: 1947. 
8.
Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
Date of Recording: 08/07/1994 
Venue:  Live  Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 44 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
9.
Pieces (3) for Orchestra, Op. 6 by Alban Berg
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915/1929; Austria 
Venue:  Anvil Studios, Denham, England 
Length: 20 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1929
This selection is a stereo recording.
Anvil Studios, Denham, England (12/04/1970 - 12/08/1970) 
10.
Cockaigne Overture, Op. 40 "In London Town" by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; England 
Date of Recording: 08/03/1975 
Venue:  Live  Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 15 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
11.
Jeux by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912-1913; France 
Date of Recording: 02/27/1997 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 17 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
12.
Benvenuto Cellini: Overture, Op 23 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1837; France 
Date of Recording: 12/05/1999 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 10 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
13.
Benvenuto Cellini: Cellini!...O Teresa, vous que j'aime by Hector Berlioz
Performer:  Elizabeth Futral (Soprano), Giuseppe Sabbatini (Tenor), Laurent Naouri (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1837; France 
Date of Recording: 12/05/1999 
Venue:  Live  Barbican Centre, London, England 
Length: 14 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording.
Composition written: France (1834 - 1837). 
14.
Oberon, J 306: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Arthur Nikisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825-1826; Dresden, Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/21/1914 
Venue:  HMV Studios, Hayes, Middlesex, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 

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