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LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN – CONCERTOS / OVERTURES – 5 X CD – Deutsche Grammophon 435480-2.

An Australian CD pressing of this 5 CD box set.

CD 1) – Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No 1 in C major op 15 / Concert for Piano and OrchestraNo 2 in B flat major op 19 – WILHELM KEMPFF (piano) – Berliner Philharmoniker – FERDINAND LEITNER.

CD 2) Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No 3 in C minor op 37 / Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No 4 in G major op 58 – WILHELM KEMPFF (piano) – Berliner Philharmoniker – FERDINAND LEITNER.

CD 3) Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No 5 in E flat major op 73 “Emperor” - WILHELM KEMPFF (piano) – Berliner Philharmoniker – FERDINAND LEITNER / Rondo For Piano and Orchestra in B flat Major WoO 6 – SVIATOSLAV RICHTER (piano) – Vienna Symphony – KURT SANDERLING / Overture “Fidelio” op 72b – Overture “Leonore III” op 72a – Staatskapelle Dresden – KARL BOHM.

CD 4) – Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Major op 61 – WOLFGANG SCHEIDERHAN (violin) – Berliner Philharmoniker – EUGEN JOCHUM / Romance for Violin and Orchestra No 1 in G major op 40 – Ramance for Violin and Orchestra no 2 in F major op 50 – DAVID OISTRAKH (violin) – Royal Philharmoniv Orchestra – SIR EUGENE GOOSSENS.

CD 5) – Concerto for Piano, Violin, Cello and Orchestra in C Major op 56 “Triple Concerto” – GEAZ ANDA (piano) – WOLFGANG SCHNEIDERHAN (violin) – PIERRE FOURNIER (violoncello) – Berlin Radio Symphony – FERENC FRICSAY / Overture “Egmont” Op 84 – Overture “Coriolan” op 62 – Overture “The Creation of Prometheus” op 43 – Vienna Philharmonic – KARL BOHM.

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Tracklist

CD 1: Piano concertos nos. 1 & 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 1 in C major, op. 15: I. Allegro con brio
14:31
2 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 1 in C major, op. 15: II. Largo
12:05
3 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 1 in C major, op. 15: III. Rondo. Allegro
9:26
4 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 2 in B-flat major, op. 19: I. Allegro con brio
13:24
5 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 2 in B-flat major, op. 19: II. Adagio
9:01
6 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 2 in B-flat major, op. 19: III. Rondo. Molto allegro
6:26
CD 2: Piano concertos nos. 3 & 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 3 in C minor, op. 37: I. Allegro con brio
16:12
2 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 3 in C minor, op. 37: II. Largo
9:00
3 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 3 in C minor, op. 37: III. Rondo. Allegro
9:30
4 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 4 in G major, op. 58: I. Allegro moderato
17:23
5 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 4 in G major, op. 58: II. Andante con moto
4:49
6 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 4 in G major, op. 58: III. Rondo. Vivace
10:32
CD 3: Piano Concerto No. 5 - Rondo - Overture "Fidelio" & "Leonore III"
# Title Rating Length
1 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 73 "Emperor": I. Allegro
20:18
2 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 73 "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso
7:34
3 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 73 "Emperor": III. Rondo. Allegro
10:40
4 Rondo for Piano and Orchestra in B-flat major, WoO 6: Allegro
9:20
5 Overture "Fidelio", op. 72b: Allegro
6:19
6 Overture "Leonore III", op. 72a: Adagio - Allegro
13:33
CD 4: Violin concerto. 2 Romances for violin
# Title Rating Length
1 Konzert für Violine und Orchester D-dur, op. 61: I. Allegro ma non troppo
24:40
2 Konzert für Violine und Orchester D-dur, op. 61: II. Larghetto
10:47
3 Konzert für Violine und Orchester D-dur, op. 61: III. Rondo. Allegro
11:01
4 Romanze für Violine und Orchester Nr. 1 G-dur, op. 40
7:22
5 Romanze für Violine und Orchester Nr. 2 F-dur, op. 50
8:47
CD 5: Triple Concerto / Overtures: 'Egmont', 'Coriolan', 'Prometheus'
# Title Rating Length
1 Concerto for Piano, Violin, Cello and Orchestra in C major, op. 56: I. Allegro
18:12
2 Concerto for Piano, Violin, Cello and Orchestra in C major, op. 56: II. attac
5:01
3 Concerto for Piano, Violin, Cello and Orchestra in C major, op. 56: III. Rondo alla Polacca
13:37
4 Egmont op. 84: Sostenuto, ma non troppo Allegro
9:30
5 Coriolan op. 62: Allegro con brio
8:48
6 The Creatures of Prometheus op. 43: Allegro molto con brio
5:26

Credits

CD 3: Piano Concerto No. 5 - Rondo - Overture "Fidelio" & "Leonore III"

piano:
Wilhelm Kempff (1961-07) (tracks 1–3)
Sviatoslav Richter (Sviatoslav Richter, pianist) (1962-09) (track 4)
additional composer:
Carl Czerny (– 1829) (track 4)
balance engineer:
Heinz Wildhagen (1962-09) (track 4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1793) (track 4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1805 – 1806) (track 6)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809) (tracks 1–3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1814) (track 5)
conductor:
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (track 6)
Ferdinand Leitner (1961-07) (tracks 1–3)
Kurt Sanderling (1962-09) (track 4)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1969-03) (track 5)
engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (tracks 5–6)
Klaus Strüben (german sound engineer) (tracks 5–6)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (1961-07) (tracks 1–3)
Wiener Symphoniker (1962-09) (track 4)
Staatskapelle Dresden (1969-03) (track 5)
producer:
Hans Hirsch (producer at Deutsche Grammophon) (tracks 5–6)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1969) (tracks 5–6)
recorded at:
Lukaskirche (Dresden) in Dresden, Sachsen, Germany (1969-03) (track 5)
part of:
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 6) (track 4)
Works of Ludwig van Beethoven by opus number (number: op. 72b) (track 6)
arrangements:
part of:
Fidelio, op. 72 (1814 version) (track 5)
recording of:
Fidelio, op. 72: Overture (1814 version, sometimes Op. 72c) (1969-03) (track 5)

CD 4: Violin concerto. 2 Romances for violin

violin:
David Oistrakh (1961-02) (tracks 4–5)
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1962-05) (tracks 1–3)
balance engineer:
Harald Baudis (1961-02) (tracks 4–5)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1962-05) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798) (track 5)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800 – 1802) (track 4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1806) (tracks 1–3)
conductor:
Eugene Goossens (1961-02) (tracks 4–5)
Eugen Jochum (1962-05) (tracks 1–3)
executive producer:
Elsa Schiller (Deutsche Grammophon's head of production 1952-1965) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (1961-02) (tracks 4–5)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1962-05) (tracks 1–3)
producer:
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (tracks 4–5)
vocals:
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1962) (track 5)
recorded at:
Brent Town Hall (Wembley Town Hall) in Brent, London, England, United Kingdom (1961-02) (tracks 4–5)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1962-05) (tracks 1–3)
part of:
arrangements:
Romance (track 5)
Romance for Violin and Orchestra no. 1 in G major, op. 40 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
later versions:
part of:
recording of:

CD 5: Triple Concerto / Overtures: 'Egmont', 'Coriolan', 'Prometheus'

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1810-06-15) (track 4)
violin:
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (1960-06) (tracks 1–3)
cello:
Pierre Fournier (cellist) (1960-06) (tracks 1–3)
piano:
Géza Anda (1960-06) (tracks 1–3)
balance engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1960-06) (tracks 1–3)
Werner Wolf (engineer/producer) (1960-06) (tracks 1–3)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1971-09) (track 5)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800 – 1801) (track 6)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1803) (tracks 1–3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1807) (track 5)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809-10 – 1810-06) (track 4)
conductor:
Ferenc Fricsay (1960-06) (tracks 1–3)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1971-09) (tracks 4–6)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
Deutsches Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (1960-06) (tracks 1–3)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1971-09) (tracks 4–6)
producer:
Otto Gerdes (tracks 1–3)
Wolfgang Lohse (track 5)
premiered at:
Palais Lobkowitz in Wien, Austria (1807-03) (track 5)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1960-06) (tracks 1–3)
part of:
arrangements:
Egmont, op. 84: Overture (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 4)
Ouvertüre zu "Egmont" (arr. Posch for band) (track 4)
is the basis for:
Regeneration (track 4)
ゴルイ (track 4)
part of:
Egmont, op. 84 (track 4)
recording of:
Ouvertüre Coriolan, op. 62 (1971-09) (track 5)