Orchestral Music - SCHUMANN, R. / BRAHMS, J. / DVORAK, A. / STRAUSS, R. (Munch Conducts Romantic Favorites) (1951-1957)

     
 ROBERT SCHUMANN
 Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 129  
1 I. Nicht zu schnell 10:28
2 II. Langsam 4:29
3 III. Sehr lebhaft 9:39
 Charles Munch Soloist
     
 Symphony No. 4 in D minor, Op. 120 (revised version, 1851)  
4 I. Ziemlich langsam - Lebhaft 9:15
5 II. Romanze: Ziemlich langsam 4:32
6 III. Scherzo: Lebhaft 3:53
7 IV. Langsam - Lebhaft 7:50
 Charles Munch Conductor
     
 RICHARD STRAUSS
8  Tod und Verklarung (Death and Transfiguration), Op. 24, TrV 158 22:50
 Charles Munch Conductor
     
     
     
 JOHANNES BRAHMS
 Double Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102  
1 I. Allegro 16:34
2 II. Andante 7:26
3 III. Vivace ma non troppo 8:25
 Samuel Mayes Soloist
     
 Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73  
4 I. Allegro non troppo - 9:43
5 I. (conclusion) 5:31
6 II. Adagio non troppo - III. Allegretto grazioso (quasi andantino) 14:52
7 IV. Allegro con spirito 9:17
 Charles Munch Conductor
     
     
     
1  Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80 10:26
 Charles Munch Conductor
     
 Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15  
2 I. Maestoso 21:21
3 II. Adagio 14:22
4 III. Rondo: Allegro non troppo 11:05
 Rudolf Serkin Soloist
     
     
     
 ANTONIN DVORAK
 Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op. 95, B. 178, "From the New World"  
1 I. Adagio - Allegro molto 9:53
2 II. Largo 11:46
3 III. Molto vivace 8:11
4 IV. Allegro con fuoco 10:47
 Charles Munch Conductor
     
 RICHARD STRAUSS
5  Don Juan, Op. 20, TrV 156 17:17
 Charles Munch Conductor
     
     
     
 HERMANN VON GILM
1  8 Gedichte aus Letzte Blatter, Op. 10, TrV 141 (version for voice and orchestra) 3:04
 Irmgard Seefried Soloist
     
 RICHARD DEHMEL
2  5 Lieder, Op. 41, TrV 195 (version for soprano and orchestra) (text by R. Dehmel) 3:32
 Irmgard Seefried Soloist
     
 JOHN HENRY MACKAY
3  4 Lieder, Op. 27, TrV 170 (version for voice and orchestra) (text by J.H. Mackay) 3:45
 Irmgard Seefried Soloist
     
 RICHARD STRAUSS
4  6 Lieder, Op. 17, TrV 149 (arr. for voice and orchestra) 2:42
 Charles Munch Soloist
     
 Ein Heldenleben (A Hero's Life), Op. 40, TrV 190  
5 Der Held (The Hero) - 4:22
6 Des Helden Widersacher (The Hero's Enemies) - 3:36
7 Des Helden Gefahrtin (The Hero's Companion) - 10:53
8 Des Helden Walstatt (The Hero's Field of Battle) - 8:44
9 Des Helden Friedenswerke (The Hero's Works of Peace) - 5:04
10 Des Helden Weltflucht und Vollendung (The Hero's Withdrawal from the World) 10:45
 Charles Munch Soloist
     
 Divertimento, Op. 86 (after F. Couperin)  
11 I. La Visionnaire 2:49
12 II. Musette de Choisy - 1:29
13 II. La Fine Madelon - 1:10
14 II. La Douce Janneton - 1:04
15 II. La Sezile 0:46
16 III. Le Tic-Toc-Choc 3:56
17 V. La Trophee - 0:52
18 V. La Linotte Effrachochee 2:18
19 VI. Les Tours de Passe-Passe 2:48
20 VII. Les Ombres Errantes - 2:59
21 VII. La Badine 1:43
 Charles Munch Conductor
     
 Charles Munch Conductor