New York Philharmonic Special Editions

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Street DateMonday, December 22, 1997
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Running Time 12 hours 30 minutes
CD Label#NY Philharmonic Special Editions 9701
Number Disks10
Price$226.97 ( April 25, 1999 )


                Detailed Track Information 
  
1. Coriolan Overture in C minor, Op. 62: Excerpt(s)  ( 5: 30 )  
  
         Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827) 
         Conductor: Willem van Hoogstraten 
         Genre: Overture 
         Date Written: 1807 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Classical 
         Country: Vienna, Austria 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 12/17/1923 
  
2. Tod und Verklarung, Op. 24: Excerpt(s)  ( 11: 47 )  
  
         Composer: Richard Strauss (1864 - 1949) 
         Conductor: Willem Mengelberg 
         Genre: Tone Poem 
         Date Written: 1888-89 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Country: Germany 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 4/2/1924 
  
3. Symphony no 9 in D minor, WAB 109  ( 55: 22 )  
  
         Composer: Anton Bruckner (1824 - 1896) 
         Conductor: Otto Klemperer 
         Genre: Symphony 
         Date Written: 1891-96 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Country: Vienna, Austria 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 10/14/1934
 
4. Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565  ( 8: 56 )  
  
         Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750) 
         Conductor: Arturo Toscanini 
         Genre: Toccata / Fugue 
         Date Written: by 1708 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Baroque 
         Country: Arnstadt 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 2/23/1936 
  
5. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77  ( 37: 32 ) 
  
         Composer: Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897) 
         Conductor: Arturo Toscanini 
         Performer: Jascha Heifetz  (Violin)  
         Genre: Concerto 
         Date Written: 1878 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Country: Austria 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 2/24/1935 
  
6. En saga, Op. 9  ( 19: 50 )  
  
         Composer: Jean Sibelius (1865 - 1957) 
         Conductor: Arturo Toscanini 
         Genre: Tone Poem 
         Date Written: 1892/02 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Country: Finland 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 3/29/1936 
  
7. Salome, Op. 54: Dance of the seven veils  ( 10: 31 )  
  
         Composer: Richard Strauss (1864 - 1949) 
         Conductor: Arturo Toscanini 
         Genre: Dance / Opera 
         Date Written: 1903-05 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Country: Germany 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 1/27/1935 
  
8. Russlan and Ludmilla: Overture  ( 5: 40 )  
  
         Composer: Mikhail Glinka (1804 - 1857) 
         Conductor: Igor Stravinsky 
         Genre: Overture / Opera 
         Date Written: 1837-42 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Country: Russia 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 2/4/1945 
  
9. Fireworks, Op. 4  ( 4: 19 )  
  
         Composer: Igor Stravinsky (1882 - 1971) 
         Conductor: Igor Stravinsky 
         Genre: Fantasy 
         Date Written: 1908 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Country: Russia 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 1/27/1946 
  
10. Symphony no 2 in C minor, Op. 17 "Little Russian"  ( 33: 18 )  
  
         Composer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840 - 1893) 
         Conductor: Igor Stravinsky 
         Genre: Symphony 
         Date Written: 1872/80 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Country: Russia 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 1/7/1940 
  
11. Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37  ( 35: 12 )  
  
         Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827) 
         Conductor: George Szell 
         Performer: Artur Schnabel  (Piano)  
         Genre: Concerto 
         Date Written: 1800 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Classical 
         Country: Vienna, Austria 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 6/17/1945 
  
12. Concerto for 3 Pianos in F major, K 242  ( 24: 05 )  
  
         Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791) 
         Conductor: Sir John Barbirolli 
         Performer: Josef Lhevinne  (Piano)  
         Rosina Lhevinne  (Piano)  
         Genre: Concerto 
         Date Written: 1776 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Classical 
         Country: Salzburg, Austria 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 10/29/1939 
  
13. Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 56 "Scottish"  ( 35: 23 ) 
  
         Composer: Felix Mendelssohn (1809 - 1847) 
         Conductor: Leopold Stokowski 
         Genre: Symphony 
         Date Written: 1842 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Country: Germany 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 10/26/1947 
  
14. Ode to Napoleon, Op. 41  ( 15: 24 ) 
  
         Composer: Arnold Schoenberg (1874 - 1951) 
         Conductor: Artur Rodzinski 
         Performer: Mack Harrell  (Speaker)  
           Eduard Steuermann  (Piano)  
         Genre: Ode 
         Date Written: 1942 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Language: English 
         Country: USA 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 11/26/1944 
  
15. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11  ( 37: 07 ) 
  
         Composer: Frederic Chopin (1810 - 1849) 
         Conductor: Bruno Walter 
         Performer: Artur Rubinstein  (Piano)  
         Genre: Concerto 
         Date Written: 1830 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Country: Poland 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 2/9/1947 
  
16. Symphonia domestica, Op. 53  ( 41: 51 )  
  
         Composer: Richard Strauss (1864 - 1949) 
         Conductor: Bruno Walter 
         Genre: Tone Poem 
         Date Written: 1902-03 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Country: Germany 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 12/23/1945 
  
17. Gotterdammerung: Immolation  ( 16: 41 ) 
  
         Composer: Richard Wagner (1813 - 1883) 
         Conductor: Bruno Walter 
         Performer: Kirsten Flagstad  (Soprano)  
         Genre: Aria / Opera 
         Date Written: 1874 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Language: German 
         Country: Germany 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 3/23/1952 
  
18. Concerto Champetre for Harpsichord  ( 23: 44 )  
  
         Composer: Francis Poulenc (1899 - 1963) 
         Conductor: Dimitri Mitropoulos 
         Performer: Francis Poulenc  (Piano)  
         Genre: Concerto 
         Date Written: 1927-28 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Country: France 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 11/14/1948 
  
19. Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, Op. 99  ( 34: 47 )  
  
         Composer: Dmitri Shostakovich (1906 - 1975) 
         Conductor: Dimitri Mitropoulos 
         Performer: David Oistrakh  (Violin)  
         Genre: Concerto 
         Date Written: 1955 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Country: USSR (Russia) 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 1/1/1956 
  
20. Requiem, Op. 48  ( 38: 31 )  
  
         Composer: Gabriel Faure (1845 - 1924) 
         Conductor: Nadia Boulanger 
         Performer: Donald Gramm  (Baritone)  
           Reri Grist  (Soprano)  
           Vernon de Tar  (Organ)  
         Genre: Requiem / Mass 
         Date Written: 1887-90 
         Ensemble: Choral Art Society 
         Period: Romantic 
         Language: Latin 
         Country: France 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 2/17/1962 

21. Le tombeau de Couperin  ( 16: 42 )  
  
         Composer: Maurice Ravel (1875 - 1937) 
         Conductor: Pierre Monteux 
         Genre: Tombeau 
         Date Written: 1914-17 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: French Impressionist 
         Country: France 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 3/7/1959 
  
22. La mer  ( 23: 17 )  
  
         Composer: Claude Debussy (1862 - 1918) 
         Conductor: Guido Cantelli 
         Genre: Tone Poem 
         Date Written: 1903-05 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: French Impressionist 
         Country: France 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 3/7/1954 
  
23. Symphony, Op. 21  ( 8: 47 )  
  
         Composer: Anton von Webern (1883 - 1945) 
         Conductor: Leonard Bernstein 
         Genre: Symphony / Variations 
         Date Written: 1927-28 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Country: Modling, Austria 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 12/4/1965 
  

24. Pieces (3) for Orchestra, Op. 6  ( 19: 58 )  
  
         Composer: Alban Berg (1885 - 1935) 
         Conductor: Leonard Bernstein 
         Date Written: 1915/29 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Country: Austria 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 3/3/1961 
  
25. Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 73  ( 40: 11 )  
  
         Composer: Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897) 
         Conductor: Fritz Reiner 
         Genre: Symphony 
         Date Written: 1877 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Country: Austria 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City 
         Recording Date: 3/12/1960 
  
26. Die Fledermaus: Mein Herr Marquis  ( 3: 22 )  
  
         Composer: Johann Strauss Jr. (1825 - 1899) 
         Conductor: Josef Krips 
         Performer: Roberta Peters  (Soprano)  
         Genre: Aria / Operetta 
         Date Written: 1874 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Language: German 
         Country: Vienna, Austria 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 9/29/1964 
  
27. Die Fledermaus: Spiel' ich die Unschuld vom Lande  ( 4: 30 )  
  
         Composer: Johann Strauss Jr. (1825 - 1899) 
         Conductor: Josef Krips 
         Performer: Roberta Peters  (Soprano)  
         Genre: Aria / Operetta 
         Date Written: 1874 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Romantic 
         Language: German 
         Country: Vienna, Austria 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 9/29/1964 
  
28. Symphony no 29 in A major, K 201 (186a)  ( 21: 59 )  
  
         Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791) 
         Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf 
         Genre: Symphony 
         Date Written: 1774 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: Classical 
         Country: Salzburg, Austria 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 1/16/1987 
  
29. Concerto for Clarinet  ( 28: 33 )  
  
         Composer: John Corigliano (1938 - ) 
         Conductor: Leonard Bernstein 
         Performer: Stanley Drucker  (Clarinet)  
         Genre: Concerto 
         Date Written: 1977 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Country: USA 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 12/9/1977 
  
30. Old American Songs, Set 1: Simple Gifts  ( 1: 56 )  
  
         Composer: Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990) 
         Conductor: Leonard Bernstein 
         Performer: Marilyn Horne  (Mezzo Soprano)  
         Genre: Song / Song Cycle 
         Date Written: 1950 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Language: English 
         Country: USA 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 2/6/1981 
  
31. Old American Songs, Set 2: Zion's Walls  ( 2: 22 )  
  
         Composer: Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990) 
         Conductor: Leonard Bernstein 
         Performer: Marilyn Horne  (Mezzo Soprano)  
         Genre: Song / Song Cycle 
         Date Written: 1952 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Language: English 
         Country: USA 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 2/6/1981 
  
32. Old American Songs, Set 1: Long Time Ago  ( 3: 38 )  
  
         Composer: Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990) 
         Conductor: Leonard Bernstein 
         Performer: Marilyn Horne  (Mezzo Soprano)  
         Genre: Song / Song Cycle 
         Date Written: 1950 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Language: English 
         Country: USA 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 2/6/1981 
  
33. Old American Songs, Set 1: I bought me a cat  ( 2: 09 )  
  
         Composer: Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990) 
         Conductor: Leonard Bernstein 
         Performer: Marilyn Horne  (Mezzo Soprano)  
         Genre: Song / Song Cycle 
         Date Written: 1950 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Language: English 
         Country: USA 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 2/6/1981 
  
34. Old American Songs, Set 2: The Little Horses  ( 2: 52 )  
  
         Composer: Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990) 
         Conductor: Leonard Bernstein 
         Performer: Marilyn Horne  (Mezzo Soprano)  
         Genre: Song / Song Cycle 
         Date Written: 1952 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Language: English 
         Country: USA 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 2/6/1981 
  
35. Old American Songs, Set 2: Ching-a-ring Chaw  ( 1: 34 )  
  
         Composer: Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990) 
         Conductor: Leonard Bernstein 
         Performer: Marilyn Horne  (Mezzo Soprano)  
         Genre: Song / Song Cycle 
         Date Written: 1952 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Language: English 
         Country: USA 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 2/6/1981 
  
36. Old American Songs, Set 2: At the River  ( 3: 55 )  
  
         Composer: Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990) 
         Conductor: Leonard Bernstein 
         Performer: Marilyn Horne  (Mezzo Soprano)  
         Genre: Song / Song Cycle 
         Date Written: 1952 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Language: English 
         Country: USA 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 2/6/1981 
  
37. Capriccio burlesco  ( 6: 59 )  
  
         Composer: Sir William Walton (1902 - 1983) 
         Conductor: Andre Kostelanetz 
         Genre: Caprice 
         Date Written: 1968 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Country: England 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 11/6/1978 
  
38. Prelude A l'apres-midi d'un faune  ( 10: 12 )  
  
         Composer: Claude Debussy (1862 - 1918) 
         Conductor: Charles Munch 
         Genre: Tone Poem 
         Date Written: 1892-94 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: French Impressionist 
         Country: France 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 2/25/1967 
  
39. Bluebeard's Castle, Op. 11/Sz 48  ( 61: 56 )  
  
         Composer: Bela Bartok (1881 - 1945) 
         Conductor: Rafael Kubelik 
         Performer: Siegmund Nimsgern  (Bass Baritone)  
         Tatiana Troyanos  (Mezzo Soprano)  
         Genre: Opera 
         Date Written: 1911/18 
         Ensemble: New York Philharmonic Orchestra 
         Period: 20th Century 
         Country: Budapest, Hungary 
         Recording: Live 
         Venue: Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
         Recording Date: 3/27/1981 







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