Great Symphonies by Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Tchaikovsky / Boult, Cantelli, Furtwangler et al.
5 CD / ICA Classics / 2014-10-28Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral"; Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica"; Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Symphony no 4 in F minor, Op. 36; Modest Mussorgsky: Soroc...
Performers: Wilson-Johnson, David
Conductors: Furtwängler, Wilhelm; Rozhdestvensky, Gennady; Cantelli, Guido; Argenta, Ataúlfo; Boult, Adrian
Ensemble: ; BBC Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra; Vienna Philharmonic
A wonderful collection of some of the best-known symphonies by Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Schumann and Tchaikovsky together with other orchestral favourites from Debussy, Smetana, Mussorgsky...continue...
1 CD / ICA Classics / 2014-02-25Works: Johannes Brahms: Symphony no 3 in F major, Op. 90; Claude Debussy: La mer; Ernest Chausson: Poème de l'amour et de la mer, op. 19
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Svetlanov, Evgeny
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra
Evgeny Svetlanov's was a masterly conductor of of Russian and non-Russian composers of the late-Romantic era. The Brahms is both powerful and mellifluous, superbly played...continue...
Recording information: Royal Festival Hall, London (04/17/1975)....continue...
1 CD / ICA Classics / 2013-09-24Works: Claude Debussy: Nocturnes (3) for Orchestra; Jeux; Jean Sibelius: Symphony no 6 in D minor, Op. 104
Conductors: Rosbaud, Hans
Ensemble: ; Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra
Throughout his career, Rosbaud manifested a special affinity for French culture and music. After the war, he was the first German-speaking conductor to be invited...continue...
Recording information: Saal 1, Funkhaus, Cologne (1952-04-21&1954-04-26&1955-)....continue...
Legacy: Sir Georg Solti and the Chicago Symphony - Mozart: Symphony No.39; Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.4; Debussy: Fetes [DVD]
1 DVD Video / ICA Classics / 2013-05-28Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony no 39 in E flat major, K 543; Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony no 4 in F minor, Op. 36; Claude Debussy: Nocturnes (3) for Orchestra
Conductors: Solti, Georg
Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Released for the first time on DVD, this concert is the last in Sir Georg Solti and his beloved CSO's European tour in 1985. Solti...continue...
Run Time: 83 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): Enhanced Mono,
Schumann: Symphony No. 4; Debussy: La Mer; Le Martyre de Saint Sébastien, suite / Guido Cantelli (live, Edinburgh 1954)
1 CD / ICA Classics / 2012-09-25Works: Robert Schumann: Symphony no 4 in D minor, Op. 120; Claude Debussy: Le martyre de Saint Sébastien, symphonic fragments (arranged by Caplet); La mer
Conductors: Cantelli, Guido
Ensemble: ; Philharmonia Orchestra
Highly respected by Toscanini, Italian conductor Guido Cantelli (b. 1920) started recording with the Philharmonia Orchestra for EMI in the early 50's but was tragically...continue...
Recording information: Usher Hall, Edinburgh (09/09/1954)....continue...
1 CD / ICA Classics / 2012-09-25Works: Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83; Claude Debussy: Images for Piano, Set 1; Sergey Prokofiev: Sonata for Piano no 3 in A minor, Op. 28; Visions fugitives (20) for Piano...
Performers: Gilels, Emil [Piano]
Conductors: Rossi, Mario
Ensemble: Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra
Russian pianist Emil Gilels is regarded by many as one of the most significant pianists of the twentieth century and is universally admired for his...continue...
1 CD / ICA Classics / 2011-09-27Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Sonata for Keyboard no 62 in E flat major, H 16 no 52; Carl Maria von Weber: Sonata for Piano no 3 in D minor, J. 206 (Op. 49); Robert Schumann: 8 Novelletten, Op. 21; Fréd...
Performers: Richter, Sviatoslav
Sviatoslav Richter is acknowledged today as one of the greatest pianists of the 20th century. In this rare recording, making its first appearance on CD,...continue...
Recording information: Royal Festival Hall, London (06/11/1967)....continue...
2 CD / ICA Classics / 2011-05-31Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 3 in D minor; Claude Debussy: La mer; Spoken Word: Dimitri Mitropoulos addresses the Kölner Rundfunk-Sinfonie-Orchester
Performers: Mitropoulos, Dimitri [Conductor/Piano]
Conductors: Mitropoulos, Dimitri
Ensemble: Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra
Dimitri Mitropoulos (1896 - 1960), a distinguished Mahlerian, was music director of the New York Philharmonic and guest conductor of the Vienna and Berlin Philharmonics...continue...
1 DVD Video / ICA Classics / 2011-02-22Works: Maurice Ravel: Ma mère l'oye; Claude Debussy: Ibéria, for orchestra, L. 122/2; La mer
Conductors: Munch, Charles
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra
Access to the publicly broadcast BSO concerts from this era has been extremely difficult even for researchers. This series of DVDs will make these performances...continue...
Run Time: 68 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3
Sound Format(s): LPCM Mono,