Bamberg Symphony: The First 70 Years
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Bamberg Symphony: The First 70 Years

by Bamberger Symphoniker
     
 
Celebrating 70 years of extraordinary performances, the Bamberg Symphony has released this 17-CD box set on Deutsche Grammophon, bringing together outstanding performances with some of the world's leading conductors. Represented in this retrospective are Herbert Blomstedt, Antal Dorati, Christoph Eschenbach, Jascha Horenstein, Eugen Jochum, Jonathan Nott, Kurt

Overview

Celebrating 70 years of extraordinary performances, the Bamberg Symphony has released this 17-CD box set on Deutsche Grammophon, bringing together outstanding performances with some of the world's leading conductors. Represented in this retrospective are Herbert Blomstedt, Antal Dorati, Christoph Eschenbach, Jascha Horenstein, Eugen Jochum, Jonathan Nott, Kurt Sanderling, Günter Wand, and many more maestros who led the orchestra since its founding in 1946, and put it at the center of Bavarian musical life. These recordings include great symphonies by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Schubert, Robert Schumann, Anton Bruckner, and Gustav Mahler, as well as orchestral masterpieces by Felix Mendelssohn, Richard Wagner, Johannes Brahms, Bedrich Smetana, Richard Strauss, Igor Stravinsky, and several others who have been central to the Bamberg Symphony's exciting repertoire.

Product Details

Release Date:
04/29/2016
Label:
Deutsche Grammophon
UPC:
0028947958055
catalogNumber:
002474902
Rank:
9018

Tracks

  1. Egmont, incidental music, Op. 84: Overture
  2. Oberon, overture to the opera
  3. La forza del destino, opera: Overture
  4. Coriolan Overture, Op. 62
  5. A Midsummer Night's Dream, overture, Op. 21
  6. Euryanthe, opera, J. 291, (Op. 81): Overture
  7. Frühlingsstimmen (Voices of Spring), waltz for orchestra (with voice ad lib), Op. 410 (RV 410)
  8. Kunstlerleben, for piano (after Strauss Op. 316)
  9. Romeo and Juliet, fantasy-overture for orchestra in B minor (3 versions)
  10. Peer Gynt Suite for orchestra (or piano or piano, 4 hands) No. 1, Op. 46
  11. Der Rosenkavalier, waltz sequence for orchestra No. 1, o.Op. 139 (from Acts 1 & 2 of opera) (TrV 227c, AV 139)
  12. Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550
  13. Rondo for piano & orchestra in A major, K. 386
  14. Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K. 491
  15. Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21
  16. Serenade No. 7 for orchestra in D major ("Haffner"), K. 250 (K. 248b)
  17. Symphony No. 8 in G major, B. 163 (Op.88) (first published as No. 4)
  18. Má Vlast (My Fatherland), symphonic poems (6), JB 1:112: 4. Z ceských luhu a háju
  19. Má Vlast (My Fatherland), symphonic poems (6), JB 1:112: 2. Vltava
  20. Eine Alpensinfonie (An Alpine Symphony) for orchestra, Op. 64 (TrV 233)
  21. Metamorphosen, study for 23 solo strings, o.Op. 142 (TrV 290, AV 142)
  22. Don Juan, tone poem for orchestra, Op. 20 (TrV 156)
  23. Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche (Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks), tone poem for orchestra, Op. 28 (TrV 171)
  24. Symphony No. 41 in C major ("Jupiter"), K. 551
  25. Maurerische Trauermusik (Masonic Funeral Music), for orchestra in C minor, K. 477 (K. 479a)
  26. Slavonic Dances (8) for orchestra, B. 147 (Op. 72): No. 1 in B major. Presto (Odzemek)
  27. Slavonic Dances (8) for orchestra, B. 147 (Op. 72): No. 8 in A flat major. Grazioso e lento, ma non tr
  28. Slavonic Dances (8) for orchestra, B. 83 (Op. 46): No. 5 in A major. Allegro vivace (Skocná)
  29. Slavonic Dances (8) for orchestra, B. 83 (Op. 46): No. 2 in E minor. Alegretto scherzando (Dumka)
  30. Slavonic Dances (8) for orchestra, B. 83 (Op. 46): No. 4 in F major. Tempo di Minuetto (Sousedská)
  31. Slavonic Dances (8) for orchestra, B. 83 (Op. 46): No. 8 in G minor. Presto (Furiant)
  32. Symphony No. 6 in F major ("Pastoral"), Op. 68
  33. Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen, song cycle for voice & piano (or orchestra)
  34. Symphony No. 4 in G major
  35. Prodaná nevesta (The Bartered Bride), opera, JB 1:100
  36. Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68
  37. Symphony No. 8 in B minor ("Unfinished"), D. 759
  38. Symphony No. 1 in D major ("Titan")
  39. Tristan und Isolde, opera, WWV 90: Vorspiel zum Ersten Aufzug
  40. Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98
  41. Symphony No. 4 in D minor, Op. 120
  42. Symphony No. 9 in D minor, WAB 109
  43. Symphony No. 4 in E flat ("Romantic"), WAB 104
  44. Rienzi, der Letzte der Tribunen, opera, WWV 49: Overture
  45. Symphony No. 1 in B flat major ("Spring"), Op. 38
  46. Palestrina, opera in 3 acts: Prelude
  47. Symphony No. 38 in D major ("Prague"), K. 504
  48. Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring), ballet in 2 parts for orchestra
  49. Vier letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs), for soprano & orchestra, o.Op. 150 (TrV 296, AV 150)

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