Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ouvertüre »Coriolan«, op. 92
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:10
2 Symphonie nr. 9 d‐moll, op. 125: I. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
Ludwig van Beethoven 15:27
3 Symphonie nr. 9 d‐moll, op. 125: II. Molto vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:03
4 Symphonie nr. 9 d‐moll, op. 125: III. Adagio molto e cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 16:29
5 Symphonie nr. 9 d‐moll, op. 125: IVa. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:23
6 Symphonie nr. 9 d‐moll, op. 125: IVb. Presto - “O Freunde, nicht diese Tone!” - Allegro assai - (Final Chorus From Schiller’s “Ode to Joy”)
Ludwig van Beethoven 17:33

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (tracks 2–6)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1965-09-21 – 1965-09-22) (track 1)
bass vocals:
Walter Berry (bass-baritone singer) (1962-10-08 – 1962-10-31) (track 6)
choir vocals:
Wiener Singverein (1962-10-08 – 1962-10-31) (track 6)
chorus master:
Reinhold Schmid (1962-10-08 – 1962-10-31) (track 6)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1807) (track 1)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1822 – 1824) (tracks 2–6)
conductor:
Herbert von Karajan (1962-10-08 – 1962-10-31) (tracks 2–6)
Herbert von Karajan (1965-09-21 – 1965-09-22) (track 1)
contralto vocals:
Hilde Rössel-Majdan (Austrian contralto) (1962-10-08 – 1962-10-31) (track 6)
dedicated to:
executive producer:
Otto Gerdes (track 1)
Elsa Schiller (Deutsche Grammophon's head of production 1952-1965) (tracks 2–6)
librettist:
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright) (tracks 5–6)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (1962-10-08 – 1962-10-31) (tracks 2–6)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1965-09-21 – 1965-09-22) (track 1)
producer:
Otto Gerdes (tracks 2–6)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (track 1)
Otto Ernst Wohlert (tracks 1–6)
soprano vocals:
Gundula Janowitz (1962-10-08 – 1962-10-31) (track 6)
tenor vocals:
Waldemar Kmentt (1962-10-08 – 1962-10-31) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1963) (tracks 2–6)
premiered at:
Palais Lobkowitz in Wien, Austria (1807-03) (track 1)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1962-10-08 – 1962-10-31) (tracks 2–6)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1965-09-21 – 1965-09-22) (track 1)
compiled in:
part of:
arrangements:
is based on:
An die Freude (tracks 5–6)
is the basis for:
A Last Illusion (tracks 5–6)
Beethoven (track 3)
Beethoven’s New 9th (tracks 5–6)
Euroopa hümn (tracks 5–6)
Ode an die Freude (tracks 5–6)
On the Fritz (Electronic derivative of Beethoven's 9th) (tracks 5–6)
Overture (tracks 5–6)
The Anthem of Europe (tracks 5–6)
What Is Eternal (tracks 5–6)
later versions:
March from A Clockwork Orange (Beethoven: Ninth Symphony: Fourth Movement, abridged) (tracks 5–6)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": II. Molto vivace - Presto (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (track 3)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": IV. Finale. Presto - Allegro assai (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (tracks 5–6)
地球交響曲-合唱- (Hanjuku Hero 4: The 7 Hanjuku Heroes) (tracks 5–6)
part of:
partial recording of:
recording of:
Ouvertüre Coriolan, op. 62 (1965-09-21 – 1965-09-22) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 4)

Release

manufactured in: Germany
printed in: Germany
part of: The Originals (Deutsche Grammophon/Archiv Produktion)
ASIN: UK: B000001GPY [info]
DE: B000001GPY [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/995180 [info]