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Overtures

Gluck / Wiener Philharmoniker / Furtwangler
Release Date: 05/28/2013 
Label:  Urania   Catalog #: 162   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Christoph W. GluckLuigi CherubiniFranz SchubertCarl Maria von Weber,   ... 
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 38 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Alceste: Overture by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Classical 
Written: 1767; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/08/1954 
Venue:  Vienna 
Length: 8 Minutes 49 Secs. 
2.
Iphigénie en Aulide: Overture by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Classical 
Written: 1772-1774; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/08/1954 
Venue:  Vienna 
Length: 10 Minutes 8 Secs. 
3.
Anacréon: Overture by Luigi Cherubini
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803; France 
Date of Recording: 01/11/1951 
Venue:  Vienna 
Length: 9 Minutes 50 Secs. 
4.
Die Zauberharfe, melodrama, D. 644 by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1820 
Venue:  Vienna 
Length: 10 Minutes 40 Secs. 
5.
Der Freischütz, J 277: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817-1821; Dresden, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/05/1954 
Venue:  Vienna 
Length: 10 Minutes 45 Secs. 
6.
Euryanthe: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822-1823; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/06/1954 
Venue:  Vienna 
Length: 9 Minutes 26 Secs. 
7.
Oberon, J 306: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825-1826; Dresden, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/01/1950 
Venue:  Vienna 
Length: 10 Minutes 10 Secs. 
8.
Hebrides Overture, in B minor Op. 26 "Fingal's Cave" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1832; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/15/1949 
Venue:  Vienna 
Length: 10 Minutes 5 Secs. 
9.
Manfred, overture, Op. 115: Overture by Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1849 
Date of Recording: 01/24/1951 
Venue:  Vienna 
Length: 12 Minutes 39 Secs. 
10.
Les préludes, S 97 by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848/1854; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/03/1954 
Venue:  Vienna 
Length: 15 Minutes 55 Secs. 
11.
Lohengrin: Prelude to Act 1 by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/04/1954 
Venue:  Vienna 
Length: 9 Minutes 48 Secs. 
12.
Egmont, Op. 84: Overture by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Classical 
Written: 1810; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/27/1947 
Venue:  Berlin 
Length: 9 Minutes 0 Secs. 
13.
Coriolan Overture in C minor, Op. 62 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Berlin 
Length: 9 Minutes 2 Secs. 
14.
Leonore Overture no 2 in C major, Op. 72 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/13/1948 
Venue:  Stockholm 
Length: 14 Minutes 46 Secs. 
15.
Leonore Overture no 3 in C major, Op. 72a by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805-1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/03/1948 
Venue:  Salzburg 
Length: 6 Minutes 46 Secs. 

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