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Original Masters - Wolfgang Schneiderhan: 1950s Recordings


Release Date: 02/08/2005 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 4775263   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Antonio VivaldiJohann Sebastian BachLudwig van BeethovenWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Performer:  Wolfgang SchneiderhanClaude StarckRudolf Baumgartner
Conductor:  Rudolf BaumgartnerPaul Van KempenFerdinand LeitnerFerenc Fricsay,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival StringsBerlin Philharmonic OrchestraVienna Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 5 
Recorded in: Mixed 
Length: 5 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concertos (4) for Violin, Op. 8 no 1-4 "Four seasons" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
2.
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 9 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
3.
Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 8 no 2/RV 315 "L'estate" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 9 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
4.
Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 9 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
5.
Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/1959 
Venue:  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 8 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
6.
Concerto for 2 Violins and Cello in D minor, Op. 3 no 11/RV 565 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin), Claude Starck (Cello), Rudolf Baumgartner (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/04/1958 
Venue:  Schloss Klessheim, Salzburg 
Length: 10 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
7.
Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, BWV 1041 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Venue:  Kunsthaus, Lucerne, Switzerland 
Length: 13 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording.
Kunsthaus, Lucerne, Switzerland (01/28/1957 - 01/29/1957) 
8.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Venue:  Kunsthaus, Lucerne, Switzerland 
Length: 18 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording.
Kunsthaus, Lucerne, Switzerland (12/08/1956 - 12/10/1956) 
9.
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin), Rudolf Baumgartner (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/12/1956 
Venue:  Kunsthaus, Lucerne, Switzerland 
Length: 16 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
10.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Paul Van Kempen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 46 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Wolfgang Schneiderhan plays cadenzas by Joseph Joachim on this selection.
This selection is a mono recording.
Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin, Germany (05/17/1953 - 05/21/1953) 
11.
Concerto for Violin no 5 in A major, K 219 "Turkish" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Ferdinand Leitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1775 
Date of Recording: 09/16/1952 
Venue:  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 27 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: Wolfgang Schneiderhan plays cadenzas by Joseph Joachim on this selection.
This selection is a mono recording. 
12.
Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Venue:  Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 27 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording.
Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin, Germany (09/19/1956 - 09/23/1956) 
13.
Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26 by Max Bruch
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Ferdinand Leitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Germany 
Venue:  Kulturraum, Bamberg, Germany 
Length: 23 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording.
Kulturraum, Bamberg, Germany (04/28/1952 - 04/30/1952) 
14.
Concerto for Violin no 4 in D major, K 218 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775 
Date of Recording: 12/05/1960 
Venue:  Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 22 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Notes: On this selection Wolfgang Schneiderhan plays his own cadenzas.
This selection is a stereo recording. 
15.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Paul Van Kempen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/22/1953 
Venue:  Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 39 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: Wolfgang Schneiderhan plays a cadenza by Julius Winkler on this selection.
This selection is a mono recording. 
16.
Concerto for Violin in D minor, D 45 by Giuseppe Tartini
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century; Italy 
Venue:  Kunsthaus, Lucerne, Switzerland 
Length: 12 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Rudolf Baumgartner.
This selection is a mono recording.
Kunsthaus, Lucerne, Switzerland (01/30/1957 - 01/31/1957) 
17.
Concerto for Violin by Frank Martin
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Conductor:  Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950-1951; Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 05/1955 
Venue:  Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland 
Length: 29 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
18.
Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/12/1955 
Venue:  Mozart Hall, Concert House, Vienna 
Length: 20 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 

Sound Samples

Concerto For Violin And Strings In E, Op.8, No.1, R.269 "La Primavera": 1. Allegro
Concerto For Violin And Strings In E, Op.8, No.1, R.269 "La Primavera": 2. Largo
Concerto For Violin And Strings In E, Op.8, No.1, R.269 "La Primavera": 3. Allegro (Danza pastorale)
Concerto For Violin And Strings In G Minor, Op.8, No.2, R.315 "L'estate": 1. Allegro non molto - Allegro
Concerto For Violin And Strings In G Minor, Op.8, No.2, R.315 "L'estate": 2. Adagio - Presto - Adagio
Concerto For Violin And Strings In G Minor, Op.8, No.2, R.315 "L'estate": 3. Presto (Tempo impetuoso d'estate)
Concerto For Violin And Strings In F, Op.8, No.3, R.293 "L'autunno": 1. Allegro (Ballo, e canto de' villanelli)
Concerto For Violin And Strings In F, Op.8, No.3, R.293 "L'autunno": 2. Adagio molto (Ubriachi dormienti)
Concerto For Violin And Strings In F, Op.8, No.3, R.293 "L'autunno": 3. Allegro (La caccia)
Concerto For Violin And Strings In F Minor, Op.8, No.4, R.297 "L'inverno": 1. Allegro non molto
Concerto For Violin And Strings In F Minor, Op.8, No.4, R.297 "L'inverno": 2. Largo
Concerto For Violin And Strings In F Minor, Op.8, No.4, R.297 "L'inverno": 3. Allegro
12 Concertos, Op.3 - "L'estro armonico" / Concerto No.11 in D minor for 2 violins and cello: Allegro-Adagio spiccato e tutti-Allegro
12 Concertos, Op.3 - "L'estro armonico" / Concerto No.11 in D minor for 2 violins and cello: Largo e Spiccato
12 Concertos, Op.3 - "L'estro armonico" / Concerto No.11 in D minor for 2 violins and cello: Allegro
Violin Concerto in D minor, D.45 - revised by R. Baumgartner: 1. Allegro
Violin Concerto in D minor, D.45 - revised by R. Baumgartner: 2. Grave
Violin Concerto in D minor, D.45 - revised by R. Baumgartner: 3. Presto
Violin Concerto No.1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 1. (Allegro moderato)
Violin Concerto No.1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 2. Andante
Violin Concerto No.1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 3. Allegro assai
Violin Concerto No.2 in E, BWV 1042: 1. Allegro
Violin Concerto No.2 in E, BWV 1042: 2. Adagio
Violin Concerto No.2 in E, BWV 1042: 3. Allegro assai
Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings, and Continuo in D minor, BWV 1043: 1. Vivace
Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings, and Continuo in D minor, BWV 1043: 2. Largo ma non tanto
Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings, and Continuo in D minor, BWV 1043: 3. Allegro
Partita for Violin Solo No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 1. Allemande
Partita for Violin Solo No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 2. Corrente
Partita for Violin Solo No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 3. Sarabande
Partita for Violin Solo No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 4. Giga
Partita for Violin Solo No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 5. Ciaccona

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