Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 21: I. Adagio molto – Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:05
2 Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 21: II. Andante cantabile con moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:09
3 Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 21: III. Menuetto. Allegro molto e vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:25
4 Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 21: IV. Adagio – Allegro molto e vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:39
5 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 55 "Eroica": I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 14:44
6 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 55 "Eroica": II. Marcia funebre. Adagio assai
Ludwig van Beethoven 15:01
7 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 55 "Eroica": III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:45
8 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 55 "Eroica": IV. Finale. Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:43
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 6 in F major, op. 68 "Pastoral": I. Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:34
2 Symphony no. 6 in F major, op. 68 "Pastoral": II. Andante molto mosso
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:45
3 Symphony no. 6 in F major, op. 68 "Pastoral": III. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:19
4 Symphony no. 6 in F major, op. 68 "Pastoral": IV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:34
5 Symphony no. 6 in F major, op. 68 "Pastoral": V. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:03
6 Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: I. Allegro vivace e con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:58
7 Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: II. Allegretto scherzando
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:40
8 Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: III. Tempo di menuetto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:02
9 Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: IV. Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:45

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1799 – 1800) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1803 – 1804) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Pierre Monteux (1957-12-02 – 1957-12-03) (tracks 5–8)
Pierre Monteux (1960-04-20 – 1960-04-24) (tracks 1–4)
engineer:
James Brown (Decca engineer, 1960s) (1960-04-20 – 1960-04-24) (tracks 1–4)
Gordon Parry (engineer) (1960-04-20 – 1960-04-24) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1957-12-02 – 1957-12-03) (tracks 5–8)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1960-04-20 – 1960-04-24) (tracks 1–4)
producer:
Erik Smith (British producer, pianist and harpsichordist) (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1960-04-20 – 1960-04-24) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
part of:
Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 21 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
recording of:

CD 2

composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808) (tracks 1–5)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1812) (tracks 6–9)
conductor:
Pierre Monteux (1958-10-29 – 1958-10-31) (tracks 1–5)
Pierre Monteux (1959-04-15 – 1959-04-22) (tracks 6–9)
engineer:
James Brown (Decca engineer, 1960s) (1958-10-29 – 1958-10-31) (tracks 1–5)
Gordon Parry (engineer) (1958-10-29 – 1958-10-31) (tracks 1–5)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1958-10-29 – 1958-10-31) (tracks 1–5)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1959-04-15 – 1959-04-22) (tracks 6–9)
producer:
John Culshaw (tracks 1–5)
recorded at:
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1958-10-29 – 1958-10-31) (tracks 1–5)
arrangements:
is the basis for:
part of:
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93 (movement) (tracks 6–9)
recording of:
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: II. Allegretto scherzando (1959-04-15 – 1959-04-22) (track 7)
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: III. Tempo di menuetto (1959-04-15 – 1959-04-22) (track 8)
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: IV. Allegro vivace (1959-04-15 – 1959-04-22) (track 9)

Release

part of: Double Decker (London Classics)
ASIN: US: B00000422R [info]