Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 68: I. Un poco sostenuto - Allegro
Johannes Brahms 17:36
2 Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 68: II. Andante sostenuto
Johannes Brahms 10:58
3 Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 68: III. Un poco allegretto e grazioso
Johannes Brahms 5:37
4 Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 68: IV. Adagio - Allegro non troppo ma con brio
Johannes Brahms 17:54
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 73: I. Allegro non troppo
Johannes Brahms 20:46
2 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 73: II. Adagio non troppo - L'istesso tempo, ma grazioso
Johannes Brahms 12:02
3 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 73: III. Allegretto grazioso (quasi andantino) - Presto ma non assai - Tempo I
Johannes Brahms 5:33
4 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 73: IV. Allegro con spirito
Johannes Brahms 10:17
5 Academic Festival Overture, op. 80
Johannes Brahms 10:22
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: I. Allegro con brio
Johannes Brahms 15:38
2 Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: II. Andante
Johannes Brahms 9:45
3 Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: III. Poco allegretto
Johannes Brahms 7:09
4 Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: IV. Allegro
Johannes Brahms 9:46
5 Variations on a Theme by Joseph Haydn, op. 56a
Johannes Brahms 20:26
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 4 in E minor, op. 98: I. Allegro non troppo
Johannes Brahms 13:24
2 Symphony no. 4 in E minor, op. 98: II. Andante moderato
Johannes Brahms 12:47
3 Symphony no. 4 in E minor, op. 98: III. Allegro giocoso - Poco meno presto - Tempo I
Johannes Brahms 6:14
4 Symphony no. 4 in E minor, op. 98: IV. Allegro energico e passionato - Più allegro
Johannes Brahms 11:46
5 Tragic Overture, op. 81
Johannes Brahms 14:15

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Gerhart Hetzel (violinist) (1981-10) (track 2)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (1855 – 1876) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (1981-10-12) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1981-10-12) (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
arrangements:
Sinfonie Nr. 1 c-Moll, op. 68: I. Un poco sostenuto – Allegro (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 1)
Sinfonie Nr. 1 c-Moll, op. 68: II. Andante sostenuto (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 2)
live recording of:
part of:
Sinfonie Nr. 1 c-Moll, op. 68 (movement) (tracks 1–4)

CD 2

composer:
Johannes Brahms (1877) (tracks 1–4)
Johannes Brahms (1880) (track 5)
conductor:
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (1981-10-12) (track 5)
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (1982-09-05) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1981-10-12) (track 5)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1982-09-05) (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
part of:
arrangements:
Academic Festival Overture, op. 80 (Malcolm Sargent arrangement) (track 5)
Akademische Fest-Ouvertüre, op. 80 (for organ, Lemare) (track 5)
later versions:
Akademische Fest-Ouvertüre, op. 80 (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 5)
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 73: I. Allegro non troppo (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 1)
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 73: II. Adagio non troppo (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 2)
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 73: IV. Allegro con spirito (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 4)
live recording of:
Akademische Fest-Ouvertüre, op. 80 (1981-10-12) (track 5)
part of:

CD 3

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1873-11-02) (track 5)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (1873) (track 5)
Johannes Brahms (1883) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (1981-02-23) (tracks 1–4)
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (1981-10-30) (track 5)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1981-02-23) (tracks 1–4)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1981-10-30) (track 5)
recorded at:
part of:
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: I. Allegro con brio (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 1)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: I. Allegro con brio (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 1)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: II. Andante (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 2)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: II. Andante (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 2)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: III. Poco allegretto (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 3)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: III. Un poco allegretto (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 3)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: IV. Allegro (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 4)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: IV. Allegro (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 4)
live recording of:
Variations on a Theme by Joseph Haydn, op. 56a (orchestral version) (1981-10-30) (track 5)
part of:
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
parts:
referred to in medleys:

CD 4

composer:
Johannes Brahms (1880) (track 5)
Johannes Brahms (1884 – 1885) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (1981-10-12) (tracks 1–5)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1981-10-12) (tracks 1–5)
premiered at:
recorded at:
part of:
arrangements:
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: I. Allegro non troppo (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 1)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: I. Allegro non troppo (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 1)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: II. Andante moderato (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 2)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: II. Andante moderato (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 2)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: III. Allegro giocoso (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 3)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: III. Allegro giocoso (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 3)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: IV. Allegro energico e passionato (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 4)
Tragische Ouvertüre, op. 81 (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Cans and Brahms (track 3)
live recording of:
Tragische Ouvertüre, op. 81 (1981-10-12) (track 5)
part of:

Release

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