Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 68: 1. Un poco sostenuto — Allegro
Johannes Brahms 14:27
2 Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 68: 2. Andante sostenuto
Johannes Brahms 9:59
3 Symphony no. 1 in C mnor, op. 68: 3. Un poco allegretto e grazioso
Johannes Brahms 5:05
4 Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 68: 4. Adagio — Allegro non troppo, ma con brio
Johannes Brahms 17:32
5 Variations on a Theme by Haydn, op. 56a
Johannes Brahms 18:39
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 73: 1. Allegro non troppo
Johannes Brahms 16:25
2 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 73: 2. Adagio non troppo
Johannes Brahms 9:42
3 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 73: 3. Allegretto grazioso (quasi andantino)
Johannes Brahms 5:27
4 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 73: 4. Allegro con spirito
Johannes Brahms 9:48
5 Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: 1. Allegro con brio
Johannes Brahms 11:01
6 Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: 2. Andante
Johannes Brahms 8:55
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: 3. Poco allegretto
Johannes Brahms 6:28
2 Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: 4. Allegro
Johannes Brahms 9:18
3 Symphony no. 4 in E minor, op. 98: 1. Allegro non troppo
Johannes Brahms 13:07
4 Symphony no. 4 in E minor, op. 98: 2. Andante moderato
Johannes Brahms 11:45
5 Symphony no. 4 in E minor, op. 98: 3. Allegro giocoso
Johannes Brahms 6:22
6 Symphony no. 4 in E minor, op. 98: 4. Allegro energico e passionato
Johannes Brahms 11:00
7 Tragic Overture in D minor, op. 81
Johannes Brahms 13:16

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1873-11-02) (track 5)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (1855 – 1876) (tracks 1–4)
Johannes Brahms (1873) (track 5)
conductor:
Kurt Sanderling (1971-11-03) (tracks 1–4)
Kurt Sanderling (1971-11-06) (track 5)
orchestra:
Staatskapelle Dresden (1971-11-03) (tracks 1–4)
Staatskapelle Dresden (1971-11-06) (track 5)
recorded at:
Lukaskirche (Dresden) in Dresden, Sachsen, Germany (1971-11-03) (tracks 1–4)
Lukaskirche (Dresden) in Dresden, Sachsen, Germany (1971-11-06) (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) (1971-11-06) (track 5)

CD 2

composer:
Johannes Brahms (1877) (tracks 1–4)
Johannes Brahms (1883) (tracks 5–6)
conductor:
Kurt Sanderling (1972) (tracks 1–6)
orchestra:
Staatskapelle Dresden (1972) (tracks 1–6)
recorded at:
Lukaskirche (Dresden) in Dresden, Sachsen, Germany (1972) (tracks 1–6)
arrangements:
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: I. Allegro con brio (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 5)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: I. Allegro con brio (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 5)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: II. Andante (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 6)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: II. Andante (for two pianos, 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:
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90 (movement) (tracks 5–6)
recording of:

CD 3

composer:
Johannes Brahms (1880) (track 7)
Johannes Brahms (1883) (tracks 1–2)
Johannes Brahms (1884 – 1885) (tracks 3–6)
conductor:
Kurt Sanderling (1972) (tracks 1–7)
orchestra:
Staatskapelle Dresden (1972) (tracks 1–7)
premiered at:
recorded at:
Lukaskirche (Dresden) in Dresden, Sachsen, Germany (1972) (tracks 1–7)
part of:
arrangements:
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: I. Allegro non troppo (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 3)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: I. Allegro non troppo (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 3)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: II. Andante moderato (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 4)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: II. Andante moderato (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 4)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: III. Allegro giocoso (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 5)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: III. Allegro giocoso (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 5)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: IV. Allegro energico e passionato (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 6)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: III. Poco allegretto (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 1)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: III. Un poco allegretto (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 1)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: IV. Allegro (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 2)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: IV. Allegro (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 2)
Tragische Ouvertüre, op. 81 (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Cans and Brahms (track 5)
part of:
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90 (movement) (tracks 1–2)
recording of:
Tragische Ouvertüre, op. 81 (1972) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B000000FL6 [info]