Beethoven: Symphonies

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/29/2005
  • Label: Brilliant Classics
  • UPC: 842977027662
  • Catalog Number: 92766
  • Sales rank: 253,357

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1–4 Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21 - Ludwig van Beethoven & Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam (27:38)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byWolfgang Sawallisch
    Performed byRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, Wolfgang Sawallisch
    1. 1Adagio molto-allegro con brio
    2. 2Andante cantabile con moto
    3. 3Menuetto & trio (allegro molto vivace)
    4. 4Adagio-allegro molto e vivace
  2. 5–8 Symphony No. 3 in E flat major ("Eroica"), Op. 55 - Ludwig van Beethoven & Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam (49:33)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byWolfgang Sawallisch
    Performed byRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, Wolfgang Sawallisch
    1. 5Allegro con brio
    2. 6Marcia funebre (adagio assai)
    3. 7Scherzo & trio (allegro vivace)
    4. 8Finale (allegro molto)
Disc 2
  1. 1–6 Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36 - Ludwig van Beethoven & Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam (34:39)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byWolfgang Sawallisch
    Performed byRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, Wolfgang Sawallisch
    1. 1Adagio molto (introduction) attacca:
    2. 2Allegro con brio
    3. 3Larghetto
    4. 4Scherzo (allegro)
    5. 5Trio
    6. 6Allegro molto
  2. 7–10 Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93 - Ludwig van Beethoven & Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam (25:44)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byWolfgang Sawallisch
    Performed byRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, Wolfgang Sawallisch
    1. 7Allegro vivace e con brio
    2. 8Allegretto scherzando
    3. 9Tempo di menuetto
    4. 10Allegro vivace
Disc 3
  1. 1–4 Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Op. 60 - Ludwig van Beethoven & Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam (34:45)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byWolfgang Sawallisch
    Performed byRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, Wolfgang Sawallisch
    1. 1Adagio-allegro vivace
    2. 2Adagio
    3. 3Allegro vivace-un poco meno allegro
    4. 4Allegro ma non troppo
  2. 5–8 Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92 - Ludwig van Beethoven & Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam (37:21)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byWolfgang Sawallisch
    Performed byRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, Wolfgang Sawallisch
    1. 5Poco sostenuto-vivace
    2. 6Allegretto
    3. 7Presto-assai meno presto
    4. 8Allegro con brio
Disc 4
  1. 1–4 Symphony No. 5 in C minor ("Fate"), Op. 67 - Ludwig van Beethoven & Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam (32:23)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byWolfgang Sawallisch
    Performed byRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, Wolfgang Sawallisch
    1. 1Allegro con brio
    2. 2Andante con moto
    3. 3Allegro
    4. 4Allegro-presto
  2. 5–9 Symphony No. 6 in F major ("Pastoral"), Op. 68 - Ludwig van Beethoven & Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam (43:16)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byWolfgang Sawallisch
    Performed byRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, Wolfgang Sawallisch
    1. 5Erwachen heiterer Gefühle bei der Ankunft auf dem Lande (allegro ma non troppo)
    2. 6Szene am Bach (andante molto moto)
    3. 7Lustiges Zusammensein der Landleute (allegro)
    4. 8Gewitter, Sturm (allegro)
    5. 9Hirtengesang, frohe und dankbare Gefühle nach dem Sturm
Disc 5
  1. 1–13 Symphony No. 9 in D minor ("Choral"), Op. 125 - Ludwig van Beethoven & Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam (68:14)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byWolfgang Sawallisch
    Performed byRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, Marjana Lipovsek, Margaret Price, Jan-Hendrik Rootering, Wolfgang Sawallisch, Peter Seiffert
    1. 1First movement: Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
    2. 2Second movement: Molto vivace
    3. 3Second movement: Presto
    4. 4Second movement: Molto vivace
    5. 5Third movement: Adagio molto e cantabile
    6. 6Fourth movement: Presto
    7. 7Fourth movement: Recitativo "O Freunde, nicht diese Töne!"
    8. 8Fourth movement: Allegro assai "Freude, Freude!"
    9. 9Fourth movement: Allegro assai vivace, alla Marcia "Froh, froh, wie seine Sonnen fliegen"
    10. 10Fourth movement: Andante maestoso "Seid umschlungen, Millionen"
    11. 11Fourth movement: Allegro energico, sempre ben marcato "Seid umschlungen / Freude, schöner Götterfun
    12. 12Fourth movement: Allegro ma non tanto "Freude, Tochter aus Elysium!"
    13. 13Fourth movement: Prestissimo "Seid umschlungen, Millionen!"
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