Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68: I. Un poco sostenuto - Allegro
Johannes Brahms 14:13
2 Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68: II. Andante sostenuto
Johannes Brahms 10:41
3 Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68: III. Un poco allegretto e grazioso
Johannes Brahms 5:05
4 Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68: IV. Adagio - Allegro non troppo, ma con brio
Johannes Brahms 18:04
5 Variations on a Theme of Haydn for Orchestra in B Flat Major (St. Anthony Variations), Op. 56a
Johannes Brahms 19:39
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73: I. Allegro non troppo
Johannes Brahms 15:44
2 Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73: II. Adagio non troppo - L'Istesso tempo, ma grazioso
Johannes Brahms 11:45
3 Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73: III. Allegretto grazioso (Quasi andantino)
Johannes Brahms 5:38
4 Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73: IV. Allegro con spirito
Johannes Brahms 10:06
5 Alto Rhapsody, for Alto, Male Chorus & Orchestra, Op. 53
Johannes Brahms 16:17
6 Tragic Overture, in D Minor, Op. 81
Johannes Brahms 13:40
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90: I. Allegro con brio
Johannes Brahms 11:04
2 Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90: II. Andante
Johannes Brahms 10:30
3 Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90: III. Poco allegretto
Johannes Brahms 6:41
4 Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90: IV. Allegro
Johannes Brahms 8:53
5 Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 98: I. Allegro
Johannes Brahms 13:18
6 Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 98: II. Andante moderato
Johannes Brahms 12:06
7 Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 98: III. Allegro giocoso - Poco meno presto
Johannes Brahms 6:42
8 Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 98: IV. Allegro energico e passionato - Più allegro [Tema con variazioni]
Johannes Brahms 10:23

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1873-11-02) (track 5)
violin:
Gerhart Hetzel (violinist) (1975-05) (track 2)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (1855 – 1876) (tracks 1–4)
Johannes Brahms (1873) (track 5)
conductor:
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1975-05) (tracks 1–4)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1977-02) (track 5)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1975-05) (tracks 1–4)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1977-02) (track 5)
part of:
arrangement of:
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)
part of:
Sinfonie Nr. 1 c-Moll, op. 68 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
parts:
recording of:
Variations on a Theme by Joseph Haydn, op. 56a (orchestral version) (1977-02) (track 5)

CD 2

composer:
Johannes Brahms (1869) (track 5)
Johannes Brahms (1877) (tracks 1–4)
Johannes Brahms (1880) (track 6)
conductor:
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1975-05) (tracks 1–4)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1976-06) (track 5)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1977-02) (track 6)
contralto vocals:
Christa Ludwig (mezzo-soprano) (1976-06) (track 5)
dedicated to:
Julie Schumann (track 5)
lyricist:
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1975-05) (tracks 1–4)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1976-06) (track 5)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1977-02) (track 6)
premiered at:
[concert] (1870-03-03) (track 5)
publisher:
N. Simrock (1870-01) (track 5)
premiered at:
part of:
arrangements:
Tragische Ouvertüre, op. 81 (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 6)
later versions:
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)
part of:
recording of:
Alto Rhapsody, op. 53 (1976-06) (track 5)
Tragische Ouvertüre, op. 81 (1977-02) (track 6)

CD 3

composer:
Johannes Brahms (1883) (tracks 1–4)
Johannes Brahms (1884 – 1885) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1975-05) (tracks 5–8)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1975-06) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1975-05) (tracks 5–8)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1975-06) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: I. Allegro non troppo (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 5)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: I. Allegro non troppo (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 5)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: II. Andante moderato (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 6)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: II. Andante moderato (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 6)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: III. Allegro giocoso (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 7)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: III. Allegro giocoso (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 7)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: IV. Allegro energico e passionato (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 8)
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 piano four hands, Brahms) (track 2)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: II. Andante (for two pianos, 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)
is the basis for:
Cans and Brahms (track 7)
part of:
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B000069KIZ [info]