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Mercury Living Presence, Vol. 3: The Collector's Edition - the concluding release, completing the transfer of these landmark recordings to CD [53 CDs]

Notes & Reviews:

This landmark release marks the point at which the entire Mercury Living Presence catalog, as remastered by original recording producers in the 1990s, is available in physical form. In addition, Decca presents 10 albums that have never before been on CD, mixed down, restored and remastered from fragile tapes, to allow the fullest possible appreciation of this landmark label. The booklet includes the detail about the recording, engineers and producers, microphones, tapes, dates and locations.


Works:

Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1855-1876; Austria
Date of Recording: 06/1959

Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 73 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877; Austria
Date of Recording: 12/1957

Symphony no 3 in F major, Op. 90 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1883; Austria
Date of Recording: 07/1963

Symphony no 4 in E minor, Op. 98 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1884-1885; Austria
Date of Recording: 07/1963

Die lustige Witwe: Act 3 Waltz sequence by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Hungarica
Period: Romantic
Written: 1905; Vienna, Austria
Date of Recording: 06/1958
Venue: Grosse Saal, Konzerthaus, Vienna
Length: 6 Minutes 20 Secs.

Les patineurs, Op. 183 by Emil Waldteufel
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Hungarica
Period: Romantic
Written: 1882; Paris, France
Date of Recording: 06/1958
Venue: Grosse Saal, Konzerthaus, Vienna
Length: 7 Minutes 44 Secs.

Frühlingsstimmen, Op. 410 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: by 1883; Vienna, Austria
Date of Recording: 11/18/1956
Venue: Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis
Length: 6 Minutes 1 Secs.

Dorfschwalben aus Österreich, Op. 164 by Josef Strauss
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Hungarica
Period: Romantic
Written: 1865; Vienna, Austria
Date of Recording: 06/1958
Venue: Grosse Saal, Konzerthaus, Vienna
Length: 8 Minutes 16 Secs.

Die Csárdásfürstin: Waltz(es) by Emmerich Kálmán
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Hungarica
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1915; Vienna, Austria
Date of Recording: 06/1958
Venue: Grosse Saal, Konzerthaus, Vienna
Length: 7 Minutes 45 Secs.

Die Schönbrunner Walzer, Op. 200 by Josef Lanner
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Hungarica
Period: Romantic
Written: 1842; Vienna, Austria
Date of Recording: 06/1958
Venue: Grosse Saal, Konzerthaus, Vienna
Length: 7 Minutes 29 Secs.

Der Schleier der Pierrette, Op. 18: Wedding Waltz by Ernö von Dohnányi
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Hungarica
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1908-1909; Berlin, Germany
Date of Recording: 06/1958
Venue: Grosse Saal, Konzerthaus, Vienna
Length: 5 Minutes 45 Secs.

Aquarellen, Op. 258 by Josef Strauss
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1869; Vienna, Austria
Date of Recording: 12/18/1957
Venue: Northrop Auditorium, Minnepolis
Length: 6 Minutes 48 Secs.

Doktrinen, Op. 79 by Eduard Strauss
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1872; Vienna, Austria
Date of Recording: 12/18/1957
Venue: Northrop Auditorium, Minnepolis
Length: 6 Minutes 40 Secs.

Water Music, HWV 348-350: Suite by George Frideric Handel
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England

Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 “Eine kleine Nachtmusik” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria

Marches (2) in D major, K 335 (320a) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Festival Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1779; Salzburg, Austria

Symphony no 51 in D major, K 121/196 (207a) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Festival Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1774-1775; Salzburg, Austria

March in D major, K 249 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Festival Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1776; Salzburg, Austria

Minuet in C major, K 409 (383f) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Festival Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria

German Dances (3), K 605 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Festival Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria

Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: Suite by George Frideric Handel
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque
Written: 1749; London, England

Hebrides Overture, in B minor Op. 26 “Fingal’s Cave” by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1829-1832; Rome, Italy

Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 56 “Scottish” by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1842; Germany

Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 “Italian” by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor: Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1833; Germany

Scheherazade, Op. 35 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer: Rafael Druian (Violin)
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra, Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888; Russia

Kuolema: Valse triste, Op. 44 no 1 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra, Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903-1904; Finland

Les préludes, S 97 by Franz Liszt
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra, Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1848/1854; Weimar, Germany

Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra, Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874; Czech Republic

Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1887; Russia
Date of Recording: 06/1959
Venue: Live Walthamstow Town Hall, England

Golden Cockerel: Suite by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1907; Russia
Date of Recording: 07/1956
Venue: Live Walthamstow Town Hall, England

Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op. 36 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888; Russia
Date of Recording: 06/1959
Venue: Live Walthamstow Town Hall, England

Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus
Period: Romantic
Written: Russia
Date of Recording: 07/1956
Venue: Live Walthamstow Town Hall, England

La forza del destino: Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1862/1869; Italy

Nabucco: Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1842; Italy

I vespri siciliani: Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1855; Italy

La traviata: Act 1 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853; Italy

La traviata: Act 3 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853; Italy

La gazza ladra: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1817; Italy

La scala di seta: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1812; Italy

La Cenerentola: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1817

Il barbiere di Siviglia: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1816; Italy

L’italiana in Algeri: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1813; Italy

Il Signor Bruschino: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1813; Italy

Don Juan, Op. 20 by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888-1889; Germany
Date of Recording: 12/23/1958
Venue: Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis
Length: 16 Minutes 12 Secs.

Tod und Verklärung, Op. 24 by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888-1889; Germany
Date of Recording: 12/23/1958
Venue: Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis
Length: 21 Minutes 45 Secs.

Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28 by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1894-1895; Germany
Date of Recording: 12/22/1955
Venue: Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis
Length: 14 Minutes 45 Secs.

Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Suite by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909-1910; Germany
Date of Recording: 12/22/1955
Venue: Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis
Length: 23 Minutes 9 Secs.

Symphony no 1 in G minor, Op. 13 “Winter daydreams” by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1866/1874; Russia
Date of Recording: 07/1965

Symphony no 2 in C minor, Op. 17 “Little Russian” by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: Russia
Date of Recording: 07/1965

Symphony no 3 in D major, Op. 29 “Polish” by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1875; Russia
Date of Recording: 07/1965

Variations on a theme of Tchaikovsky, Op. 35a by Anton Arensky
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Hungarica
Period: Romantic
Written: 1894; Russia
Date of Recording: 06/1958

Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888; Russia

Marche slave, Op. 31 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1876; Russia

Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Waltz by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877-1878; Russia

Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Polonaise by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877-1878; Russia

Parsifal: Good Friday Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877-1882; Germany
Date of Recording: 06/04/1960
Venue: Wembly Town Hall, London, England
Length: 9 Minutes 24 Secs.

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1867; Germany
Date of Recording: 06/04/1960
Venue: Wembly Town Hall, London, England
Length: 10 Minutes 4 Secs.

Lohengrin: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1847; Germany
Date of Recording: 06/04/1960
Venue: Wembly Town Hall, London, England
Length: 9 Minutes 22 Secs.

Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1859; Germany
Date of Recording: 06/1959
Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, England
Length: 16 Minutes 19 Secs.

Lohengrin: Act 3 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1847; Germany
Date of Recording: 06/1959
Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, England
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs.

Tannhäuser: Overture and Venusberg Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845/1861; Germany
Date of Recording: 06/1959
Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, England
Length: 21 Minutes 22 Secs.

Carousel: Waltz by Richard Rodgers
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Pops
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1945; USA
Date of Recording: 06/1965
Venue: Watford Town Hall, England

Le Cid: Aubade by Jules Massenet
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1885; France
Date of Recording: 06/1965
Venue: Watford Town Hall, England

Le Cid: Aragonaise by Jules Massenet
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1885; France
Date of Recording: 06/1965
Venue: Watford Town Hall, England

Minuetto by Giovanni Bolzoni
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: Italy
Date of Recording: 06/1965
Venue: Watford Town Hall, England

Henry VIII: Three Dances by Edward German
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892; England
Date of Recording: 06/1965
Venue: Watford Town Hall, England

Cotillon by Arthur Benjamin
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Pops
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1938; England
Date of Recording: 06/1965
Venue: Watford Town Hall, England

Snow Maiden: Suite - Dance of the Tumblers by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1880/1895; Russia
Date of Recording: 06/1965
Venue: Watford Town Hall, England

Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 5 in G minor, Alla marcia by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1901; Russia
Date of Recording: 05/03/1959
Venue: Eastman Theatre, Rochester, New York

The Red Poppy, Op. 70: Russian Sailors’ Dance by Reinhold Gliere
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Pops
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1926-1927; USSR
Date of Recording: 05/03/1959
Venue: Eastman Theatre, Rochester, New York

Mlada: Suite - Procession of the nobles by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903; Russia
Date of Recording: 05/03/1959
Venue: Eastman Theatre, Rochester, New York

Schwanda the Bagpiper: Polka by Jaromir Weinberger
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Pops
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1927; Prague, Czech Republ
Date of Recording: 05/03/1959
Venue: Eastman Theatre, Rochester, New York

Guillaume Tell: Pas de six by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1829; Italy
Date of Recording: 06/1965
Venue: Watford Town Hall, England

Pineapple Poll by Arthur Sullivan
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic
Written: 1951; England

La boutique fantasque by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1919; Rome, Italy

Faust: Ballet Music by Charles Gounod
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic
Written: 1859; France

Lohengrin: Act 3 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic
Written: 1847; Germany

Lohengrin: Elsa’s procession to the cathedral by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic
Written: 1847; Germany

Das Rheingold: Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic
Written: 1854; Germany

Ruins of Athens, Op. 113: no 5, Marcia alla turca by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Pops
Period: Classical
Written: 1811; Vienna, Austria

Karelia Suite, Op. 11: no 3, Alla marcia by Jean Sibelius
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1893; Finland

Prince Igor: Polovtsian March by Alexander Borodin
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1869-1887; Russia

Military Marches (3) for Piano 4 hands, D 733/Op. 51: no 1 in D major by Franz Schubert
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1818; Vienna, Austria

Sigurd Jorsalfar Suite, Op. 56: Homage March by Edvard Grieg
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1872/1892; Norway

Tannhäuser: Festival March by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Pops
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845/1861; Germany

Rienzi: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic
Written: 1840-1843; Germany

Parsifal: Good Friday Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877-1882; Germany

Coronation March “Orb and Sceptre” by Sir William Walton
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Pops
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1953; England

Giselle by Adolphe Adam
Conductor: Anatole Fistoulari
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1841; France
Date of Recording: 06/1959
Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, England

Graduation Ball by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: Vienna, Austria
Date of Recording: 04/1957

Gaîté Parisienne by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: France
Date of Recording: 04/1957

Concerto grosso no 1 for String Orchestra and Piano by Ernest Bloch
Conductor: Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1924-1925; USA
Date of Recording: 05/1959
Venue: Live Eastman Theatre, Rochester, New York
Length: 23 Minutes 45 Secs.

Concerto grosso no 2 by Ernest Bloch
Conductor: Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1952; USA
Date of Recording: 05/1959
Venue: Live Eastman Theatre, Rochester, New York
Length: 18 Minutes 50 Secs.

Schelomo by Ernest Bloch
Performer: Georges Miquelle (Cello)
Conductor: Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1915-1916; USA
Date of Recording: 12/1960
Venue: Live Eastman Theatre, Rochester, New York
Length: 20 Minutes 28 Secs.

Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer: Eugene List (Piano)
Conductor: Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1924; USA
Date of Recording: 05/04/1957
Venue: Eastman Theater, Rochester, New York
Length: 15 Minutes 4 Secs.

Concerto for Piano in F major by George Gershwin
Performer: Eugene List (Piano)
Conductor: Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1925; USA
Date of Recording: 05/04/1957
Venue: Eastman Theater, Rochester, New York
Length: 30 Minutes 1 Secs.

Cuban Overture by George Gershwin
Conductor: Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1932; USA
Date of Recording: 10/20/1957
Venue: Eastman Theater, Rochester, New York
Length: 11 Minutes 16 Secs.

Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Conductor: Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman Philharmonia
Period: Romantic
Written: 1897; USA
Date of Recording: 05/08/1962
Venue: Eastman Theater, Rochester, New York
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs.

Mosaics by Howard Hanson
Conductor: Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1958; USA

For the First Time by Howard Hanson
Conductor: Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1963; USA

Concerto for Piano, Op. 36 by Howard Hanson
Performer: Alfred Mouledous (Piano)
Conductor: Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1948; USA

Merry Mount, Op. 31: Suite by Howard Hanson
Conductor: Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1938; USA

Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Dance of the Comedians by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863/1870; Bohemia
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Walthamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 5 Minutes 41 Secs.

Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor: Overture by Otto Nicolai
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1849; Berlin, Germany
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Walthamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 8 Minutes 34 Secs.

Radetzky March, Op. 228 by Johann Strauss Sr.
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1848; Vienna, Austria
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Walthamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs.

Le Prophète: Coronation March by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1849; Germany
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Walthamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs.

Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 1 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868; Austria
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Walthamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs.

Mignon: Overture by Ambroise Thomas
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1866; France
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Walthamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 8 Minutes 5 Secs.

Mazeppa: Cossack Dance by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1881-1883; Russia
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Walthamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs.

Die Banditenstreiche: Overture by Franz von Suppé
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Walthamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 7 Minutes 1 Secs.

Orphée aux enfers: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: Paris, France
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Walthamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 7 Minutes 23 Secs.

Orphée aux enfers: Can-can by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1858/1874; Paris, France
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Walthamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs.

Capriccio brillante on the theme “Jota aragonesa” by Mikhail Glinka
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845; Russia
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Walthamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 9 Minutes 16 Secs.

Abu Hassan, J 106: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1810-1811; Munich, Germany
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Wlathamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs.

Invitation to the Dance, in D flat major J 260/Op. 65 by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1819; Dresden, Germany
Date of Recording: 07/1961
Venue: Walthamstow Town Hall, England
Length: 10 Minutes 0 Secs.

Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1830; France

La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Rákóczy March by Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845-1846; France

Les troyens: Trojan March by Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856-1858; France

Le carnaval romain Overture, Op. 9 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1843-1844; France

Le corsaire Overture, Op. 21 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1844; France

Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 “From the New World” by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1893; USA
Date of Recording: 02/1960
Venue: Cass Technical High School, Detriot, MI

Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 43 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1901-1902; Finland
Date of Recording: 01/1959
Venue: Cass Technical High School, Detroit, MI

Symphony no 2 in E minor, Op. 27 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1906-1907; Russia
Date of Recording: 03/1957
Venue: Ford Auditorium, Detroit, Michigan

Symphony in D minor, M 48 by César Franck
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1886-1888; France
Date of Recording: 11/1959
Venue: Cass Technical High School, Detroit, MI

Le Roi d’Ys: Overture by Edouard Lalo
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1875-1888; France

Namouna Suite no 1 by Edouard Lalo
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1881-1882; France

Offrande à une ombre by Henri Barraud
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1942; France

Symphony in B flat major, Op. 20 by Ernest Chausson
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1889-1890; France
Date of Recording: 03/1956

Midsummer Night’s Dream, Op. 61 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1842; Germany

Symphony no 5 in D major, Op. 107 “Reformation” by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1832; Germany

Symphony no 96 in D major, H 1 no 96 “Miracle” by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1791; London, England

Symphony no 1 in B flat major, Op. 38 “Spring” by Robert Schumann
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1841; Germany

Symphony no 2 in C major, Op. 61 by Robert Schumann
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845-1846; Germany

Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 97 “Rhenish” by Robert Schumann
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1850; Germany

Symphony no 4 in D minor, Op. 120 by Robert Schumann
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851; Germany

Manfred, Op. 115 by Robert Schumann
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1848-1849; Germany

Le Prophète: Coronation March by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1849; Germany
Date of Recording: 04/1959
Venue: Old Orchestra Hall, Detroit, Michigan

Marche funèbre d’une marionette by Charles Gounod
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1872/1879; France
Date of Recording: 04/1959
Venue: Old Orchestra Hall, Detroit, Michigan
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs.

La dame blanche: Overture by François Boieldieu
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1825; Paris, France
Date of Recording: 11/1960
Venue: Cass Technical High School, Detroit, MI

Les contes d’Hoffmann: Suite by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1881; Paris, France
Date of Recording: 04/1959
Venue: Old Orchestra Hall, Detroit, Michigan

Marche Militaire Française by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1880; France
Date of Recording: 04/1959
Venue: Old Orchestra Hall, Detroit, Michigan

Marche héroïque in E flat major, Op. 34 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871; France
Date of Recording: 04/1959
Venue: Old Orchestra Hall, Detroit, Michigan

Si j’étais roi: Overture by Adolphe Adam
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: ?1852; France
Date of Recording: 11/1960
Venue: Cass Technical High School, Detroit, MI

La belle Hélène: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1864; Paris, France
Date of Recording: 04/1959
Venue: Old Orchestra Hall, Detroit, Michigan

Orphée aux enfers: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: Paris, France
Date of Recording: 04/1959
Venue: Old Orchestra Hall, Detroit, Michigan

Chant de guerre pour l’armée du Rhin “La marseillaise” by Claude-Joseph de Lisle
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1792; France
Date of Recording: 04/1959
Venue: Old Orchestra Hall, Detroit, Michigan
Length: 1 Minutes 8 Secs.

Guillaume Tell: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1829; Italy
Date of Recording: 01/1959
Venue: Ford Auditorium, Detroit, Michigan

Der fliegende Holländer: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1841/1852; Germany

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 3 Suite by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1862-1867; Germany

Die Walküre: Leb’ wohl...”Farewell and Magic Fire music” by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856; Germany

Rienzi: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1840-1843; Germany

Götterdämmerung: Dawn and Siegfried’s Rhine Journey by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874; Germany

Tristan und Isolde: Act 3 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1859; Germany

Siegfried Idyll by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1870; Germany

Symphony no 5 in B flat major, D 485 by Franz Schubert
Conductor: Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria

Symphony no 8 in B minor, D 759 “Unfinished” by Franz Schubert
Conductor: Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1822; Vienna, Austria

Rosamunde, D 797/Op. 26: no 1, Overture (D 644) by Franz Schubert
Conductor: Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria

Rosamunde, D 797/Op. 26: no 4, Entr’acte no 2 in D major by Franz Schubert
Conductor: Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria

Rosamunde, D 797/Op. 26: no 11, Ballet music no 2 in G major by Franz Schubert
Conductor: Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria

Symphony no 9 in C major, D 944 “Great” by Franz Schubert
Conductor: Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: ?1825-28; Vienna, Austria
Date of Recording: 11/26/1961
Venue: Northrop Auditorium, Univ. of Minnesota
Length: 45 Minutes 23 Secs.

Symphony no 6 in C major, D 589 “Little C Major” by Franz Schubert
Conductor: Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1818; Vienna, Austria
Date of Recording: 07/1958
Venue: Watford Town Hall, England
Length: 28 Minutes 26 Secs.

Concerto for Piano no 1 in E flat major, S 124 by Franz Liszt
Performer: Byron Janis (Piano)
Conductor: Kiril Kondrashin
Orchestra/Ensemble: Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1849/1856; Weimar, Germany
Date of Recording: 06/1962
Venue: USSR
Length: 17 Minutes 27 Secs.

Concerto for Piano no 2 in A major, S 125 by Franz Liszt
Performer: Byron Janis (Piano)
Conductor: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1839/1861; Weimar, Germany
Date of Recording: 06/1962
Venue: USSR
Length: 19 Minutes 42 Secs.

Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 6 in D flat major by Franz Liszt
Performer: Byron Janis (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1846-1885; Weimar, Germany
Date of Recording: 10/1961
Venue: USA
Length: 6 Minutes 21 Secs.

Valses oubliées (4) for Piano, S 215: no 4 “Valse Impromptu” by Franz Liszt
Performer: Byron Janis (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: Rome, Italy
Date of Recording: 10/1961
Venue: USA
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs.

Romances (3) for Piano, Op. 28: no 2 in F sharp major by Robert Schumann
Performer: Byron Janis (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1839; Germany
Date of Recording: 06/1962
Venue: USSR
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs.

Novelletten (8) for Piano, Op. 21: no 1 in F major by Robert Schumann
Performer: Byron Janis (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1838; Germany
Date of Recording: 06/1962
Venue: USSR
Length: 5 Minutes 0 Secs.

El sombrero de tres picos: Miller’s Dance “Farruca” by Manuel de Falla
Performer: Byron Janis (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1919; Spain
Date of Recording: 06/1962
Venue: USSR
Length: 1 Minutes 42 Secs.

Années de pèlerinage, deuxième année, S 161 “Italie”: no 5, Sonetto 104 del Petrarca by Franz Liszt
Performer: Byron Janis (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1837-1849; Weimar, Germany
Date of Recording: 10/1961
Venue: USA
Length: 5 Minutes 59 Secs.

The Harmonica Player by David Guion
Performer: Byron Janis (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: USA
Date of Recording: 06/1962
Venue: USSR
Length: 1 Minutes 14 Secs.

1812 Overture, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Kamiel Lefévre (Carillon)
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra, University of Minnesota Brass Band
Period: Romantic
Written: 1880; Russia
Length: 15 Minutes 20 Secs.

Capriccio italien, Op. 45 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1880; Russia
Date of Recording: 12/22/1955
Venue: Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis, MN
Length: 14 Minutes 30 Secs.

Wellington’s Victory, Op. 91 “Battle Symphony” by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1813; Vienna, Austria
Length: 14 Minutes 51 Secs.





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