Karl Bohm: Great Recordings 1953-1972

Release Date: 2/24/2017
Catalog Number: 4797021
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Number of Discs: 17

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
The rhythmic, textural and structural clarity of Karl Böhm’s recordings are much admired across the world. This new release includes Böhm’s celebrated recordings of Mozart Serenades and the great orchestral works of Richard Strauss, as well as equally notable performances of Beethoven and Brahms symphonies. This 17 CD box with booklet includes including new liner notes by Berliner Philharmoniker intimus Helge Grünewald and rare Böhm photographs.
Works on This Recording
1. Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1803 ; Vienna, Austria
2. Coriolan Overture in C minor, Op. 62 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1807 ; Vienna, Austria
3. Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1807-1808 ; Vienna, Austria
4. Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1811-1812 ; Vienna, Austria
5. Missa solemnis in D major, Op. 123 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Wolfgang [Organ] Meyer (Organ), Maria Stader (Soprano), Anton Dermota (Tenor), Josef Greindl (Bass), Marianna Radev (Alto)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Period: Classical
Written: 1823 ; Vienna, Austria
6. Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1855-1876 ; Austria
7. Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 73 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877 ; Austria
8. Variations and Fugue on a theme of Mozart, Op. 132 by Max Reger
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1914 ; Germany
9. The Seasons, H 21 no 3 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer: Kurt Rapf (Organ), Martti Talvela (Bass), Gundula Janowitz (Soprano), Peter Schreier (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Period: Classical
Written: 1799-1801 ; Vienna, Austria
10. Kindertotenlieder by Gustav Mahler
Performer: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1901-1904 ; Vienna, Austria
11. Rückert Lieder (5): no 4, Um Mitternacht by Gustav Mahler
Performer: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1901-1902 ; Vienna, Austria
12. Rückert Lieder (5): no 2, Ich atmet' einen Linden Duft by Gustav Mahler
Performer: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1901-1902 ; Vienna, Austria
13. Rückert Lieder (5): no 1, Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder by Gustav Mahler
Performer: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1901-1902 ; Vienna, Austria
14. Rückert Lieder (5): no 3, Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen by Gustav Mahler
Performer: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1901-1902 ; Vienna, Austria
15. Serenade no 7 in D major, K 250 (248b) "Haffner" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Thomas Brandis (Violin)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1776 ; Salzburg, Austria
16. Serenade no 9 in D major, K 320 "Posthorn" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: James Galway (Flute), Horst Eichler (Posthorn), Lothar Koch (Oboe)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1779 ; Salzburg, Austria
17. Serenade no 6 in D major, K 239 "Serenata notturna" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Heinz Kirchner (Viola), Rainer Zepperitz (Double Bass), Leon Spierer (Violin), Emil Maas (Violin)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1776 ; Salzburg, Austria
18. Rosamunde, D 797/Op. 26: Excerpt(s) by Franz Schubert
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1823 ; Vienna, Austria
19. Serenade for Winds no 10 in B flat major, K 361 (370a) "Gran Partita" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Wind Ensemble
Period: Classical
Written: 1781 ; Vienna, Austria
20. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Vienna, Austria
21. Serenade no 6 in D major, K 239 "Serenata notturna" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1776 ; Salzburg, Austria
22. Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28 by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Period: Romantic
Written: 1894-1895 ; Germany
23. Don Juan, Op. 20 by Richard Strauss
Performer: Thomas Brandis (Violin)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888-1889 ; Germany
24. Eine Alpensinfonie, Op. 64 by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Period: Romantic
Written: 1911-1915 ; Germany
25. Don Juan, Op. 20 by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888-1889 ; Germany
26. Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Waltz sequences by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909-1910 ; Germany
27. Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30 by Richard Strauss
Performer: Michel Schwalbé (Violin)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1895-1896 ; Germany
28. Festive Prelude for large orchestra and organ, Op. 61 by Richard Strauss
Performer: Wolfgang [Organ] Meyer (Organ)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
29. Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28 by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1894-1895 ; Germany
30. Salome, Op. 54: Dance of the seven veils by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903-1905 ; Germany
31. Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40 by Richard Strauss
Performer: Erich Muhlbach (Violin)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Period: Romantic
Written: 1897-1898 ; Germany
32. Tod und Verklärung, Op. 24 by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888-1889 ; Germany
33. Symphony no 9 in C major, D 944 "Great" by Franz Schubert
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: ?1825-28 ; Vienna, Austria
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