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Sunday Evenings with Pierre Monteux | Music and Arts MACD1192

Sunday Evenings with Pierre Monteux

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Label: Music and Arts

Cat No: MACD1192

Barcode: 0017685119224

Format: CD

Number of Discs: 13

Release Date: 5th March 2007

Contents

Artists

Standard Symphony Orchestra (San Francisco)

Conductor

Pierre Monteux

Artists

Standard Symphony Orchestra (San Francisco)

Conductor

Pierre Monteux

About

This set is valuable for its inclusion of many works Monteux did not otherwise record commercially. The level of orchestral playing is extremely high. The set documents the work of a master conductor and his musicians operating at a consistently high level in performances never intended for posterity.
CD1:
Beethoven: Consecration of the House, Symphony No. 5 Prometheus Adagio, Egmont, Fidelio, Leonore No. 3

CD2:
Mozart Don Giovanni, Die Zauberflöte, Die Entführung Aus Dem Serail Overtures, Symphony in D, Haffner, Piano Concerto in A (excerpts) W. Kapell (piano)
Gluck Iphigénie en Aulide Ove;
Haydn Symphony No. 8

CD3:
R Strauss Don Juan, Tod und Verklärung, Till Eulenspiegel, Der Rosenkavalier Suite

CD4:
Wagner Parsifal, Die Meistersinger, Der Fliegende Holländer, Tristan und Isolde (excerpts)

CD5:
Wagner The Ring (excerpts), Rienzi Overture
Liszt Les Préludes, Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2

CD6:
Berlioz Roman Carnival,Trojans Prelude, L'enfance du Christ, La Damnation de Faust, Romeo and Juliet (excerpts), Corsair Overture

CD7:
Mendelssohn Fingals Cave, Symphony No. 4, Ruy Blas
Tchaikovsky Romeo and Juliet
Brahms Waltzes Op. 39

CD8:
Rossini L'Italiana in Algeri Overture
Brahms Symphony No. 1 (excerpts)
Thomas Mignon Overture
Dukas L'Apprenti Sorcier
Messiaen L'Ascension
Sibelius Valse Triste
Brahms Tragic Overture
Weber Euryanthe Overture
Sousa Stars and Stripes Forever

CD9:
Borodin Polovtsian Dances
Rimsky-Korsakov Christmas Eve Suite, Russian Easter Overture, Capriccio Espagnol
Glazunov Scènes de Ballet
Rachmaninov Symphony No. 2

CD10:
Franck Prelude, Chorale and Fugue (arr. Pierné), Rédemption, Psyche Suite (excerpts), Symphony in D

CD11:
Gretry Cephale et Procris
Nikolai Merry Wives of Windsor Overture
Massenet Phedre
Falla 3-Cornered Hat Suite
Rossini William Tell Overture
Wagner Tannhäuser Overture
Respighi Fountains of Rome

CD12:
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3 mvt 1 (Solomon)
Schubert-Liszt Wanderer Fantasy (Lili Kraus)
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1 mvt 1 (Cherkassky)
Brahms Double Concerto mvt 1 (Naoum & Boris Blinder)

CD13:
Walton Façade Suite
Schumann Symphony No. 4
Mozart Symphony No. 41
Alfano Aria from Resurrection
Sibelius Pohjola's Daughter
Chadwick Jubilee

CDs 1-10 previously issued on Music & Arts set CD978 (deleted); CDs 11-13 previously unissued, contains nearly 4 hours of new material

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