Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Brahms: Symphony No.1 In C Minor, Op.68 - 1. Un poco sostenuto - Allegro - Meno allegro
Karl Böhm 14:13
2 Brahms: Symphony No.1 In C Minor, Op.68 - 2. Andante sostenuto
Gerhart Hetzel 10:41
3 Brahms: Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.68 - 3. Un poco allegretto e grazioso
Karl Böhm 5:04
4 Brahms: Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.68 - 4. Adagio - Piu andante - Allegro non troppo, ma con brio - Piu allegro
Karl Böhm 17:52
5 Brahms: Variations On A Theme By Haydn, Op.56a
Maurizio Pollini 19:39
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Brahms: Symphony No.2 In D, Op.73 - 1. Allegro non troppo
Karl Böhm 15:44
2 Brahms: Symphony No.2 In D, Op.73 - 2. Adagio non troppo - L'istesso tempo, ma grazioso
Karl Böhm 11:45
3 Brahms: Symphony No.2 In D, Op.73 - 3. Allegretto grazioso ( Quasi andantino) - Presto ma non assai
Karl Böhm 5:38
4 Brahms: Symphony No.2 in D, Op.73 - 4. Allegro con spirito
Karl Böhm 9:57
5 Brahms: Rhapsody For Alto, Chorus, And Orchestra, Op.53
Wiener Singverein 16:10
6 Brahms: Tragic Overture, Op.81
Karl Böhm 13:40
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Brahms: Symphony No.3 In F, Op.90 - 1. Allegro con brio - Un poco sostenuto - Tempo I
Karl Böhm 11:04
2 Brahms: Symphony No.3 In F, Op.90 - 2. Andante
Karl Böhm 10:30
3 Brahms: Symphony No.3 in F, Op.90 - 3. Poco allegretto
Karl Böhm 6:41
4 Brahms: Symphony No.3 in F, Op.90 - 4. Allegro
Karl Böhm 8:45
5 Brahms: Symphony No.4 In E Minor, Op.98 - 1. Allegro non troppo
Karl Böhm 13:18
6 Brahms: Symphony No.4 In E Minor, Op.98 - 2. Andante moderato
Karl Böhm 12:06
7 Brahms: Symphony No.4 In E Minor, Op.98 - 3. Allegro giocoso - Poco meno presto - Tempo I
Karl Böhm 6:42
8 Brahms: Symphony No.4 In E Minor, Op.98 - 4. Allegro energico e passionato - Più allegro
Karl Böhm 10:23

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1873-11-02) (track 5)
violin:
Gerhart Hetzel (violinist) (1975-05) (track 2)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (1855 – 1876) (tracks 1–4)
Johannes Brahms (1873) (track 5)
conductor:
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1975-05) (tracks 1–4)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1977-02) (track 5)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1975-05) (tracks 1–4)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1977-02) (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) (1977-02) (track 5)

CD 2

composer:
Johannes Brahms (1869) (track 5)
Johannes Brahms (1877) (tracks 1–4)
Johannes Brahms (1880) (track 6)
conductor:
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1975-05) (tracks 1–4)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1976-06) (track 5)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1977-02) (track 6)
contralto vocals:
Christa Ludwig (mezzo-soprano) (1976-06) (track 5)
dedicated to:
Julie Schumann (track 5)
lyricist:
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1975-05) (tracks 1–4)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1976-06) (track 5)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1977-02) (track 6)
premiered at:
[concert] (1870-03-03) (track 5)
publisher:
N. Simrock (1870-01) (track 5)
premiered at:
part of:
arrangements:
Tragische Ouvertüre, op. 81 (for piano four hands, 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:
recording of:
Alto Rhapsody, op. 53 (1976-06) (track 5)
Tragische Ouvertüre, op. 81 (1977-02) (track 6)

CD 3

composer:
Johannes Brahms (1883) (tracks 1–4)
Johannes Brahms (1884 – 1885) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1975-05) (tracks 5–8)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1975-06) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1975-05) (tracks 5–8)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1975-06) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: I. Allegro non troppo (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 5)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: I. Allegro non troppo (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 5)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: II. Andante moderato (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 6)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: II. Andante moderato (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 6)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: III. Allegro giocoso (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 7)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: III. Allegro giocoso (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 7)
Sinfonie Nr. 4 e-Moll, op. 98: IV. Allegro energico e passionato (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 8)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: I. Allegro con brio (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 1)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: I. Allegro con brio (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 1)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: II. Andante (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 2)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: II. Andante (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 2)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: III. Poco allegretto (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 3)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: III. Un poco allegretto (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 3)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: IV. Allegro (for two pianos, Brahms) (track 4)
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: IV. Allegro (for piano four hands, Brahms) (track 4)
is the basis for:
Cans and Brahms (track 7)
part of:
Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: FR: B000069KIZ [info]