Tracklist

CD 1: Piano Concertos nos. 3 and 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no. 3 in C minor, op. 37: I. Allegro con brio
16:33
2 Piano Concerto no. 3 in C minor, op. 37: II. Largo
9:53
3 Piano Concerto no. 3 in C minor, op. 37: III. Rondo: Allegro
8:49
4 Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, op. 58: I. Allegro moderato
19:07
5 Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, op. 58: II. Andante con moto
5:36
6 Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, op. 58: III. Rondo: Vivace
9:56
CD 2: Symphonies nos. 2 and 5
# Title Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: I. Adagio molto - Allegro con brio
12:25
2 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: II. Larghetto
11:15
3 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: III. Scherzo. Allegro
4:37
4 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: IV. Allegro molto
6:42
5 Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio
7:16
6 Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: II. Andante con moto
9:21
7 Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: III. Allegro
8:33
8 Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: IV. Allegro
10:36
CD 3: Symphonies nos. 4 and 7
# Title Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 4 in B-flat major, op. 60: I. Adagio - Allegro vivace
11:48
2 Symphony no. 4 in B-flat major, op. 60: II. Adagio
9:42
3 Symphony no. 4 in B-flat major, op. 60: III. Allegro vivace
6:00
4 Symphony no. 4 in B-flat major, op. 60: IV. Allegro ma non troppo
6:58
5 Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: I. Poco sostenuto - Vivace
14:26
6 Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: II. Allegretto
8:12
7 Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: III. Presto
9:31
8 Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: IV. Allegro con brio
8:50
CD 4: Symphonies nos. 1 and 6
# Title Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 21: I. Adagio molto - Allegro con brio
9:14
2 Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 21: II. Andante cantabile con moto
7:07
3 Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 21: III. Menuetto: Allegro molto e vivace
4:34
4 Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 21: IV. Adagio - Allegro molto e vivace
6:11
5 Symphony no. 6 in F major, op. 68 "Pastoral": I. Erwachen heiter Empfindungen bei der Ankunft auf dem Lande: Allegro ma non troppo
11:06
6 Symphony no. 6 in F major, op. 68 "Pastoral": II. Szene am Bach: Andante molto mosso
12:05
7 Symphony no. 6 in F major, op. 68 "Pastoral": III. Lustiges Zusammensein der Landleute: Allegro
4:59
8 Symphony no. 6 in F major, op. 68 "Pastoral": IV. Gewitter, Sturm: Allegro
3:54
9 Symphony no. 6 in F major, op. 68 "Pastoral": V. Hirtengesang: Frohe und dankbare Gefühle nach dem Sturm: Allegretto
9:53
CD 5: Symphonies nos. 3 and 8
# Title Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 55 "Eroica": I. Allegro con brio
16:58
2 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 55 "Eroica": II. Marcia funebre. Adagio assai
12:51
3 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 55 "Eroica": III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace
5:53
4 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 55 "Eroica": IV. Finale. Allegro molto
11:34
5 Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: I. Allegro vivace e con brio
9:17
6 Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: II. Allegretto scherzando
3:49
7 Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: III. Tempo di menuetto
5:51
8 Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: IV. Allegro vivace
7:44
CD 6: Piano Concerto no. 1 / Rondo in B-flat major
# Title Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 9: I. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
14:46
2 Symphony no. 9: II. Molto vivace
13:45
3 Symphony no. 9: III. Adagio molto e cantabile. Andante moderato
13:05
4 Symphony no. 9: IV. Finale: Presto
23:16
CD 7: Piano Concertos nos. 2 and 5
# Title Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no. 2 in B-flat major, op. 19: I. Allegro con brio
14:04
2 Piano Concerto no. 2 in B-flat major, op. 19: II. Adagio
9:03
3 Piano Concerto no. 2 in B-flat major, op. 19: III. Rondo. Molto allegro
6:03
4 Piano Concerto no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 73 "Emperor": I. Allegro
20:13
5 Piano Concerto no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 73 "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso
8:01
6 Piano Concerto no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 73 "Emperor": III. Rondo. Allegro
10:02
CD 8: Symphony no. 9, “Choral”
# Title Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no. 1 in C major, op. 15: I. Allegro con brio
17:43
2 Piano Concerto no. 1 in C major, op. 15: II. Largo
11:01
3 Piano Concerto no. 1 in C major, op. 15: III. Rondo. Allegro scherzando
8:47
4 Rondo in B-flat major, WoO 6
9:37

Credits

CD 1: Piano Concertos nos. 3 and 4

piano:
Stefan Vladar (1988-03) (tracks 3, 6)
Stefan Vladar (1988-03-21 – 1988-03-23) (tracks 1–6)
additional composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809) (track 1)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800) (track 1)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800 – 1803) (tracks 2–3, 3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1807) (tracks 4–6, 6)
conductor:
Barry Wordsworth (conductor) (1988-03) (tracks 3, 6)
Barry Wordsworth (conductor) (1988-03-21 – 1988-03-23) (tracks 1–6)
orchestra:
Capella Istropolitana (1988-03) (tracks 3, 6)
Capella Istropolitana (1988-03-21 – 1988-03-23) (tracks 1–6)
producer:
Martin Sauer (engineer/producer) (1988-03) (tracks 1–6)
recorded at:
Concert Hall of the Slovak Philharmonic in Bratislava, Bratislavský kraj, Slovakia (1988-03-21 – 1988-03-23) (tracks 1–6)
is the basis for:
Rondo (tracks 3, 3)
later versions:
part of:
recording of:

CD 2: Symphonies nos. 2 and 5

composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801 – 1802) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1808) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Béla Drahos (1995-06-09 – 1995-06-16) (tracks 1–8)
engineer:
János Bohus (1995-06-09 – 1995-06-16) (tracks 1–8)
orchestra:
Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia (1995-06-09 – 1995-06-16) (tracks 1–8)
producer:
Ibolya Tóth (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
Italian Institute of Culture in Budapest, Hungary (1995-06-09 – 1995-06-16) (tracks 1–8)
compilation of:
edits:
arrangements:
Finale from Symphony no. 5 (arr. Woodhouse) (track 8)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, S. 464 no. 5: IV. Allegro (for piano solo, Liszt) (track 8)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 5)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (catch all for arrangements) (track 5)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: II. Andante con moto (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 6)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: III. Allegro (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 7)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: IV. Allegro (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 8)
The 5th (track 5)
is the basis for:
クライシス第4楽章 (Parodius) (track 8)
later versions:
part of:
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
recording of:
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: II. Larghetto (1995-06-09 – 1995-06-16) (track 2)
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: III. Scherzo. Allegro (1995-06-09 – 1995-06-16) (track 3)
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: IV. Allegro molto (1995-06-09 – 1995-06-16) (track 4)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (1995-06-09 – 1995-06-16) (track 5)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: II. Andante con moto (1995-06-09 – 1995-06-16) (track 6)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: III. Scherzo. Allegro (1995-06-09 – 1995-06-16) (track 7)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: IV. Allegro (1995-06-09 – 1995-06-16) (track 8)

CD 3: Symphonies nos. 4 and 7

composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1806) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1811 – 1812) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Béla Drahos (1995-10) (tracks 1–8)
engineer:
János Bohus (1995-10) (tracks 1–8)
orchestra:
Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia (1995-10) (tracks 1–8)
producer:
Ibolya Tóth (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
Italian Institute of Culture in Budapest, Hungary (1995-10) (tracks 1–8)
arrangements:
Symphony no. 7 in A major, S. 463d: II. Allegretto (for piano solo, Liszt) (track 6)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: I. Poco sostenuto (for piano solo, Beethoven (fragment)) (track 5)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: I. Poco sostenuto - Vivace (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: II. Allegretto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: III. Presto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: IV. Allegro con brio (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Acid Serum (Electronic derivative of Beethoven's 7th) (track 6)
Dieron las doce (track 6)
later versions:
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: II. Allegretto (for piano four hands) (track 6)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: III. Presto (for piano four hands) (track 7)
part of:
Symphony no. 4 in B-flat major, op. 60 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92 (movement) (tracks 5–8)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

CD 4: Symphonies nos. 1 and 6

composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1799 – 1800) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808) (tracks 5–9)
conductor:
Béla Drahos (1995-06) (tracks 7–9)
Béla Drahos (1995-06-17 – 1995-06-20) (tracks 1–9)
engineer:
János Bohus (1995-06-17 – 1995-06-20) (tracks 1–9)
orchestra:
Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia (1995-06) (tracks 7–9)
Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia (1995-06-17 – 1995-06-20) (tracks 1–9)
producer:
Ibolya Tóth (tracks 1–9)
recorded at:
Italian Institute of Culture in Budapest, Hungary (1995-06) (tracks 7–9)
Italian Institute of Culture in Budapest, Hungary (1995-06-17 – 1995-06-20) (tracks 1–9)
arrangements:
is the basis for:
part of:
Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 21 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
recording of:

CD 5: Symphonies nos. 3 and 8

composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1803 – 1804) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1812) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Béla Drahos (1995-06-21 – 1995-06-24) (tracks 1–8)
engineer:
János Bohus (1995-06-21 – 1995-06-24) (tracks 1–8)
orchestra:
Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia (1995-06-21 – 1995-06-24) (tracks 1–8)
producer:
Ibolya Tóth (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
Italian Institute of Culture in Budapest, Hungary (1995-06-21 – 1995-06-24) (tracks 1–8)
arrangements:
part of:
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93 (movement) (tracks 5–8)
recording of:
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: II. Allegretto scherzando (1995-06-21 – 1995-06-24) (track 6)
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: III. Tempo di menuetto (1995-06-21 – 1995-06-24) (track 7)
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: IV. Allegro vivace (1995-06-21 – 1995-06-24) (track 8)

CD 6: Piano Concerto no. 1 / Rondo in B-flat major

bass-baritone vocals:
Claudio Otelli (1996-08) (track 4)
choir vocals:
Nicolaus Esterházy Choir (1996-08) (track 4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1822 – 1824) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Béla Drahos (1996-08) (tracks 1–4)
engineer:
János Bohus (1996-08) (tracks 1–4)
librettist:
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright) (track 4)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Ruxandra Donose (1986-08) (track 4)
orchestra:
Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia (1996-08) (tracks 1–4)
producer:
Ibolya Tóth (1996-08) (tracks 1–4)
soprano vocals:
Hasmik Papian (1996-08) (track 4)
tenor vocals:
Manfred Fink (1996-08) (track 4)
recorded at:
Italian Institute of Culture in Budapest, Hungary (1996-08) (tracks 1–4)
edits:
arrangements:
is based on:
An die Freude (track 4)
is the basis for:
A Last Illusion (track 4)
Beethoven (track 2)
Euroopa hümn (track 4)
Ode an die Freude (track 4)
On the Fritz (Electronic derivative of Beethoven's 9th) (track 4)
Overture (track 4)
What Is Eternal (track 4)
later versions:
March from A Clockwork Orange (Beethoven: Ninth Symphony: Fourth Movement, abridged) (track 4)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": II. Molto vivace - Presto (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (track 2)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": IV. Finale. Presto - Allegro assai (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (track 4)
地球交響曲-合唱- (Hanjuku Hero 4: The 7 Hanjuku Heroes) (track 4)
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 3)

CD 7: Piano Concertos nos. 2 and 5

fortepiano:
Stefan Vladar (1988-03) (tracks 1–6)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1788 – 1801) (tracks 1–3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809) (tracks 4–6)
conductor:
Barry Wordsworth (conductor) (1988-03) (tracks 1–6)
orchestra:
Capella Istropolitana (1988-03) (tracks 1–6)
producer:
Martin Sauer (engineer/producer) (tracks 1–6)
recorded at:
arrangements:
part of:
recording of:

CD 8: Symphony no. 9, “Choral”

piano:
Stefan Vladar (1988-10-03 – 1988-10-04) (tracks 1–4)
additional composer:
Carl Czerny (– 1829) (track 4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1793) (track 4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1796 – 1797) (tracks 1–3)
conductor:
Barry Wordsworth (conductor) (1988-10-03 – 1988-10-04) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
Capella Istropolitana (1988-10-03 – 1988-10-04) (tracks 1–4)
part of:
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 6) (track 4)
later versions:
part of:
recording of:

Release

ASIN: UK: B0001FYRBC [info]