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Vienna Philharmonic - Bruckner, Mozart, Walton / George Szell


Release Date: 12/10/2013 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4566  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartSir William WaltonAnton Bruckner
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This third volume in VAI’s series of historic Vienna Philharmonic concerts features George Szell conducting works by Bruckner (Symphony No. 3), Mozart (Eine kleine Nachtmusik), and Walton. Sir William Walton is present for the performance of his Variations on a Theme by Hindemith. Hailed as a “rare visual document of the greatest importance” by Szell biographer Michael Charry. B&W, 100 minutes, 4:3, NTSC (Playable all regions)

Program:
W.A. Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik (Serenade No. 13 in G major, K. 525)*
Sir William Walton: Variations on a Theme by Hindemith*
Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 3 in D minor (1888/89 version)**

Vienna Philharmonic / Wiener Philharmoniker
George
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Recordings from the Großer Musikvereinsaal (Vienna)
*December 2, 1968 / **Vienna Festival, June 5, 1966

Video: 4:3, Black & White, NTSC
Audio: Mono
Region Code: 0 (all)
Subtitles: None
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Works on This Recording

1.
Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Variations on a Theme by Hindemith by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962-1963; England 
3.
Symphony no 3 in D minor, WAB 103 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Vienna, Austria 

Customer Reviews

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 The Great Master George Szell February 9, 2014 By Martin F. (Beachwood, OH) See All My Reviews "George Szell's great genius comes through no matter what orchestra he conducted. What a complete musician he was. He did not waste a single motion in his conducting. He was a real musician's conductor." Report Abuse
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