4 CD / Andante / 2005-02-22Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Concerto for Violin no 1 in C major, H 7a no 1; Concerto for Keyboard in D major, H 18 no 11; Concerto for Cello no 2 in D major, Op 101/H 7b no 2; Symphony no 88 in G major, H 1 ...
Performers: Charmy, Roland; Feuermann, Emanuel; Goldberg, Szymon; Landowska, Wanda [Harpsichord]; Morel, Myrtil; Navarra, André; Oubradous, Fernand
Conductors: Susskind, Walter; Bigot, Eugene; Sargent, Malcolm; Toscanini, Arturo; Walter, Bruno; Koussevitzky, Sergey; Munch, Charles; Beecham, Thomas
Ensemble: ; London Philharmonic Orchestra; NBC Symphony Orchestra; New York Philharmonic; Orchestre de la Société du Conservatoire Paris ; Philharmonia Orchestra; Symphony Orchestra; Vienna Philharm...
This 4 CD Haydn anthology showcases the art of Haydn interpretation prior to World War II. The artists included in the set represent some of...continue...
4 CD / Andante / 2005-01-18Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Falstaff
Performers: Biasini, Piero; Borgioili, Dino; Cravcenko, Angelica; Lazzari, Virgilio; Nessi, Giuseppe; Oltrabella, Augusta; Somigli, Franca; Stabile, Mariano; Tedeschi, Alfredo; Vasari, Mita
Conductors: Toscanini, Arturo
Ensemble: Vienna State Opera Chorus
Toscanini's close friendship and collaboration with Verdi makes his conception of 'Falstaff' in more seasons and probably conducted more performances of it than any other...continue...
3 CD / Andante / 2002-06-25Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony no 39 in E flat major, K 543; Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550; Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620; Symphony no 41 in C major, K 551 "Jupiter"
Conductors: Weingartner, Felix; Beecham, Thomas; Walter, Bruno; Toscanini, Arturo
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra; NBC Symphony Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
"It is a thrill to hear what else can be found in these eternal scores." - San Francisco Chronicle...continue...