Tracklist

CD 1: Volume 16: Schumann: Symphony no. 3 "Rhenish" / Weber: Overtures
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 97 "Rhenish": I. Lebhaft
Robert Schumann 9:36
2 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 97 "Rhenish": II. Scherzo. Sehr mäßig
Robert Schumann 5:35
3 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 97 "Rhenish": III. Nicht schnell
Robert Schumann 4:36
4 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 97 "Rhenish": IV. Feierlich
Robert Schumann 5:13
5 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 97 "Rhenish": V. Lebhaft
Robert Schumann 5:43
6 Manfred Overture, op. 115
Robert Schumann 11:22
7 Euryanthe: Overture
Carl Maria von Weber 8:48
8 Der Freischütz: Overture
Carl Maria von Weber 9:57
9 Oberon: Overture
Carl Maria von Weber 8:30
CD 2: Volume 17: Mendelssohn: Symphony no. 4 "Italian" / Symphony no. 5 "Reformation"
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian": I. Allegro vivace
Felix Mendelssohn 7:35
2 Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian": II. Andante con moto
Felix Mendelssohn 6:00
3 Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian": III. Con moto moderato
Felix Mendelssohn 6:05
4 Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian": IV. Saltarello. Presto
Felix Mendelssohn 5:50
5 Symphony no. 5 in D minor, op. 107 "Reformation": I. Andante – Allegro con fuoco
Felix Mendelssohn 10:41
6 Symphony no. 5 in D minor, op. 107 "Reformation": II. Allegro vivace
Felix Mendelssohn 5:35
7 Symphony no. 5 in D minor, op. 107 "Reformation": III. Andante
Felix Mendelssohn 3:09
8 Symphony no. 5 in D minor, op. 107 "Reformation": IV. Chorale: "Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott" – Andante con moto – Allegro vivace – Allegro maestoso
Felix Mendelssohn 10:21
9 A Midsummer Night's Dream, op. 21: Scherzo
Felix Mendelssohn 4:26
10 Octet in E-flat major, op. 20: Scherzo
Felix Mendelssohn 3:55
CD 3: Volume 18: Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 6 "Pathétique" / The Nutcracker — Suite
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique": I. Adagio - Allegro non troppo
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 16:15
2 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique": II. Allegro con grazia
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 7:23
3 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique": III. Allegro molto vivace
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 8:46
4 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique": IV. Adagio lamentoso
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 9:04
5 The Nutcracker - Suite, op. 71a: Miniature Overture
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 3:12
6 The Nutcracker - Suite, op. 71a: March
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 2:24
7 The Nutcracker - Suite, op. 71a: Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1:33
8 The Nutcracker - Suite, op. 71a: Trepak
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1:12
9 The Nutcracker - Suite, op. 71a: Arabian Dance
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 3:37
10 The Nutcracker - Suite, op. 71a: Chinese Dance
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1:07
11 The Nutcracker - Suite, op. 71a: Dance of the Flutes
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 2:10
12 The Nutcracker - Suite, op. 71a: Waltz of the Flowers
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 6:14
CD 4: Volume 19: Tchaikovsky: Manfred Symphony / Romeo and Juliet
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Manfred Symphony, op. 58: I. Lento lugubre
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 15:18
2 Manfred Symphony, op. 58: II. Vivace con spirito
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 9:16
3 Manfred Symphony, op. 58: III. Andante con moto
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 10:28
4 Manfred Symphony, op. 58: IV. Allegro con fuoco
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 13:29
5 Romeo and Juliet
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 18:09
CD 5: Volume 20: Franck: Symphony / Saint-Saëns: Symphony no. 3 "Organ"
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony in D minor: I. Lento – Allegro non troppo
César Franck 18:32
2 Symphony in D minor: II. Allegretto
César Franck 9:17
3 Symphony in D minor: III. Allegro non troppo
César Franck 10:00
4 Symphony no. 3 in C minor, op. 78 "Organ": Part 1: I. Adagio – Allegro moderato
Camille Saint‐Saëns 10:14
5 Symphony no. 3 in C minor, op. 78 "Organ": Part 1: II. Poco adagio
Camille Saint‐Saëns 10:00
6 Symphony no. 3 in C minor, op. 78 "Organ": Part 2: III. Allegro moderato – Presto
Camille Saint‐Saëns 6:47
7 Symphony no. 3 in C minor, op. 78 "Organ": Part 2: IV. Maestoso – Allegro
Camille Saint‐Saëns 7:49

Credits

CD 1: Volume 16: Schumann: Symphony no. 3 "Rhenish" / Weber: Overtures

premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1852-03-14) (track 6)
composer:
Carl Maria von Weber (tracks 7–9)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1848 – 1849) (track 6)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1850-11-02 – 1850-12-09) (tracks 1–5)
conductor:
Arturo Toscanini (tracks 6–9)
Arturo Toscanini (1949-11-12) (tracks 1–5)
orchestra:
NBC Symphony Orchestra (tracks 6–9)
NBC Symphony Orchestra (1949-11-12) (tracks 1–5)
producer:
Edward Houser (tracks 1–5)
John Pfeiffer (producer and engineer) (tracks 6–9)
recorded at:
Studio 8H (NBC Studios, GE Building) in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1949-11-12) (tracks 1–5)
arrangements:
Ouverture Oberon, S. 574 (for solo piano, Liszt) (track 9)
Ouverture aus der Oper Der Freischütz, S. 575 (for solo piano, Liszt) (track 8)
Overture to Oberon (for brass band, Parkes) (track 9)
part of:
Euryanthe (1825 revision) (track 7)
Der Freischütz (track 8)
Oberon, J. 306 (track 9)
recording of:

CD 2: Volume 17: Mendelssohn: Symphony no. 4 "Italian" / Symphony no. 5 "Reformation"

composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (1825) (track 10)
Felix Mendelssohn (1826) (track 9)
Felix Mendelssohn (1830) (tracks 5–8)
Felix Mendelssohn (1833) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Arturo Toscanini (tracks 9–10)
Arturo Toscanini (1953-12-13) (tracks 5–8)
Arturo Toscanini (1954-02-26 – 1954-02-28) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
NBC Symphony Orchestra (tracks 9–10)
NBC Symphony Orchestra (1953-12-13) (tracks 5–8)
NBC Symphony Orchestra (1954-02-26 – 1954-02-28) (tracks 1–4)
orchestrator:
Felix Mendelssohn (track 10)
producer:
Ryusuke Kozawa (tracks 1–8)
John Pfeiffer (producer and engineer) (tracks 9–10)
杉本和弥 (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1953-12-13) (tracks 5–8)
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1954-02-26 – 1954-02-28) (tracks 1–4)
part of:
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 21) (track 9)
arrangements:
A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Overture (for organ, Warren) (track 9)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Ouvertüre (for piano four-hands) (track 9)
Fourth Movement from Symphony no. 5 (arr. Leidig) (track 8)
Saltarello - Presto from Symphony no. 4 "Italian" (for 16 player pianos, Lehrman) (track 4)
has revision:
orchestration of:
part of:
partial recording of:
recording of:
Octet in E-flat major, op. 20: Scherzo (orchestral version) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:

CD 3: Volume 18: Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 6 "Pathétique" / The Nutcracker — Suite

composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (tracks 6–12)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (– 1892) (track 5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1893-02 – 1893-08) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Arturo Toscanini (1947-11-24) (tracks 1–4)
Arturo Toscanini (1951-11-19) (tracks 5–12)
orchestra:
NBC Symphony Orchestra (1947-11-24) (tracks 1–4)
NBC Symphony Orchestra (1951-11-19) (tracks 5–12)
producer:
Edward Houser (tracks 5–12)
John Pfeiffer (producer and engineer) (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1947-11-24) (tracks 1–4)
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1951-11-19) (tracks 5–12)
arrangements:
The Nutcracker Suite: March (Jim Dooley's arrangement) (track 6)
The Nutcracker: Danse des mirlitons (for organ, Goss-Custard) (track 11)
The Nutcracker: Ouverture miniature (for organ, Goss-Custard) (track 5)
The Nutcracker: Valse des fleurs (for organ, Goss-Custard) (track 12)
is the basis for:
Nutrocker (track 6)
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Tchaikovsky (tracks 5–8, 10–11)
revision of:

CD 4: Volume 19: Tchaikovsky: Manfred Symphony / Romeo and Juliet

composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1869) (track 5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1885-05 – 1885-09) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Arturo Toscanini (1946-04-08) (track 5)
Arturo Toscanini (1949-12-05) (tracks 1–4)
dedicated to:
Милий Алексеевич Балакирев (Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev) (track 5)
orchestra:
NBC Symphony Orchestra (1946-04-08) (track 5)
NBC Symphony Orchestra (1949-12-05) (tracks 1–4)
producer:
John Pfeiffer (producer and engineer) (tracks 1–5)
revised by:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1870) (track 5)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1880) (track 5)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1946-04-08) (track 5)
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1949-12-05) (tracks 1–4)
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 42) (track 5)
arrangements:
Romeo and Juliet, TH 42, ČW 39 (for piano four hands, Nadezhda Purgold) (track 5)
part of:
recording of:
Romeo and Juliet, TH 42, ČW 39 (1880 version, commonly performed) (1946-04-08) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
revision of:
Romeo and Juliet (1870, rarely performed) (track 5)

CD 5: Volume 20: Franck: Symphony / Saint-Saëns: Symphony no. 3 "Organ"

organ:
George Cook (tracks 4–7)
piano:
Joseph Kahn (Pianist with The NBC Symphony Orchestra) (tracks 4–7)
composer:
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1886) (tracks 4–7)
César Franck (1886 – 1888) (tracks 1–3)
conductor:
Arturo Toscanini (tracks 1–7)
orchestra:
NBC Symphony Orchestra (tracks 1–7)
producer:
John Pfeiffer (producer and engineer) (tracks 1–7)
publisher:
Editions Durand (1947-) (tracks 6–7)
arrangements:
Adagio de la 3e symphonie, op. 78 (for organ, Bernard) (tracks 4–5)
Finale from Symphony no. 3 "Organ Symphony" (for band, Slocum) (tracks 6–7)
is the basis for:
If I Had Words (tracks 6–7)
part of:
Symphonie en ré mineur (tracks 1–3)
partial recording of:
recording of:

Release

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