Annotation

Recording: Legion Hall, Hollywood, CA, January 23 & 26, 1961 (Beethoven); Philadelphia, PA, December 21, 1959 (Sibelius)

Annotation last modified on 2007-08-22 19:46 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Violin Concerto in D major, op. 61: I. Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 23:42
2 Violin Concerto in D major, op. 61: II. Larghetto
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:42
3 Violin Concerto in D major, op. 61: III. Rondo. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:17
4 Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47: I. Allegro moderato
Jean Sibelius 15:00
5 Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47: II. Adagio di molto
Jean Sibelius 8:26
6 Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47: III. Allegro, ma non tanto
Jean Sibelius 7:26

Credits

CD 1

violin:
David Oistrakh (1959-12-21) (tracks 4–6)
Zino Francescatti (1961-01-23 – 1961-01-26) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1806) (tracks 1–3)
Jean Sibelius (1903 – 1905) (tracks 4–6)
conductor:
Eugene Ormandy (1959-12-21) (tracks 4–6)
Bruno Walter (1961-01-23 – 1961-01-26) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
The Philadelphia Orchestra (1959-12-21) (tracks 4–6)
Columbia Symphony Orchestra (1961-01-23 – 1961-01-26) (tracks 1–3)
producer:
Howard H. Scott (classical music producer) (tracks 4–6)
recorded at:
Broadwood Hotel in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (1959-12-21) (tracks 4–6)
arrangements:
Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47: I. Allegro moderato (transcribed for violin and piano) (track 4)
Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47: II. Adagio di molto (transcribed for violin and piano) (track 5)
Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47: III. Allegro, ma non tanto (transcribed for violin and piano) (track 6)
later versions:
part of:
Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47 (movement) (tracks 4–6)
recording of:

Release

part of: Essential Classics (Sony Classical)
ASIN: US: B0000027OR [info]