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Famous Rhapsodies - Liszt, Enescu, Chabrier, Alfvén /Ormandy


Release Date: 03/17/1998 
Label:  Sony Classical Essential Classics Catalog #: 60265   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Franz LisztGeorge EnescuHugo AlfvénEmmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  Eugene OrmandyLeonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraNew York Philharmonic
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Hungarian Rhapsodies (6) for Orchestra, S 359: no 1 in F minor by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 02/1958 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 
2.
Hungarian Rhapsodies (6) for Orchestra, S 359: no 2 in D minor by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 02/1958 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 
3.
Hungarian Rhapsodies (6) for Orchestra, S 359: no 4 in D minor by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 01/12/1971 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
4.
Romanian Rhapsody no 1 in A major, Op. 11 no 1 by George Enescu
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; Romania 
Date of Recording: 11/10/1957 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 
5.
Romanian Rhapsody no 2 in D major, Op. 11 no 2 by George Enescu
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; Romania 
Date of Recording: 11/10/1957 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 
6.
Swedish Rhapsody no 1, Op. 19 "Midsummer Vigil" by Hugo Alfvén
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903; Sweden 
Date of Recording: 12/21/1959 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadelphia, PA 
7.
España by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 02/24/1963 
Venue:  Town Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

Sound Samples

Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 in C minor
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 1 in F minor
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 4 in D minor
Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1 in A Major, Op. 11, No. 1
Rumanian Rhapsody No. 2 in D Major, Op. 11, No. 2
Swedish Rhapsody No. 1, Op. 19 "Midsommarvaka"
España (Spanish Rhapsody)

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