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European Concert Volume 2: 1996 - 1999 / Haitink, Barenboim, Berlin PO [4 DVD]

Album Summary

>Prokofiev, Sergei : Romeo and Juliet
>Rachmaninov, Sergei : Aleko
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 1 in G major, Op. 40
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 2 in F major, Op. 50
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92
>Ravel, Maurice : Le tombeau de Couperin
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Piano no 13 in C major, K 415 (387b)
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica"
>Wagner, Richard : The Flying Dutchman
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Tempest, Op. 18
>Debussy, Claude : Nocturnes (3) for Orchestra
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Sacred Pieces (4), for chorus & orchestra
>Chopin, Frédéric : Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21
>Schumann, Robert : Symphony no 1 in B flat major ("Spring"), Op. 38
Performers Conductors Ensemble Composers

Notes & Reviews:

In this second collection of European concerts, filmed on location in St. Petersburg, Versailles, Stockholm, and Kraków, the renowned Berlin Philharmonic continues its tradition of outstanding performances, featuring the music of Prokofiev, Beethoven, Ravel, Mozart, Wagner, Verdi, and more. The conducting assignments fall once again to Claudio Abbado, Daniel Barenboim (also playing piano), and Bernard Haitink, with guest appearances by vocalists Anatoli Kocherga and Christine Schäfer, violinist Kolja Blacher, and pianist Emanuel Ax. This is a 4 DVD set!

In this second collection of European concerts, filmed on location in St. Petersburg, Versailles, Stockholm, and Kraków, the renowned Berlin Philharmonic continues its tradition of outstanding performances, featuring the music of Prokofiev, Beethoven, Ravel, Mozart, Wagner, Verdi, and more.

Notes & Reviews:

Run Time: 380 min.
Region: 1
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9 anamorphic, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM,



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Works Details

>Prokofiev, Sergei : Romeo and Juliet :: Excerpts
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1935-1936

>Rachmaninov, Sergei : Aleko :: 2. Cavatina
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1892

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 1 in G major, Op. 40
  • Performer: Kolja Blacher (Violin)
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1802

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 2 in F major, Op. 50
  • Performer: Kolja Blacher (Violin)
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: ?1798

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1811-1812

>Ravel, Maurice : Le tombeau de Couperin
  • Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1914-1917

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Piano no 13 in C major, K 415 (387b)
  • Performer: Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
  • Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1782-1783

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica"
  • Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1803

>Wagner, Richard : The Flying Dutchman :: Overture
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1841

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : The Tempest, Op. 18
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1873

>Debussy, Claude : Nocturnes (3) for Orchestra
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1887-1889

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Sacred Pieces (4), for chorus & orchestra
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1889-1897

>Frédéric Chopin (1810 - 1849) : Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21
  • Performer: Emanuel Ax (Piano)
  • Conductor: Bernard Haitink
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1829-1830

>Schumann, Robert : Symphony no 1 in B flat major ("Spring"), Op. 38
  • Performer: Christine Schäfer (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Bernard Haitink
  • Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1841