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Various Artists - Decca Wiener Philharmoniker: The Orchestral Edition





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ADEC 874645
UPC: 028947874645
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Vinyl Box Sets

No. of Discs: 6
Note: 180 Gram


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Limited edition, numbered 180-gram six LP set

Original LP front and back covers

Luxury gold-wrap lift-off LP box

Full-colour booklet in English (English, German and Japanese) including full recording information, articles by Silvia Kargl of the Wiener Philharmoniker History Archive and by long-term Decca producers Christopher Raeburn, Erik Smith and John Culshaw. With Forewords from Paul Moseley, managing director of Decca and Clemens Hellsberg, Vorstand Wiener Philharmoniker

Lacquers cut by Sean Magee at Abbey Road Studios

This unique limited-edition LP set features six outstanding Decca/Vienna Philharmonic recordings, newly presented in luxury 180-gram vinyl pressings, celebrating one of the great relationships of recorded classical music in the 20th century.

Featuring the Wiener Philharmoniker (Vienna Philharmonic), Richard Wagner (Composer), Gustav Theodore Holst (Composer), Anton Bruckner (Composer), Franz Peter Schubert (Composer), Sir Georg Solti (Conductor), Herbert von Karajan (Conductor), Zubin Mehta (Conductor), Karl Münchinger (Conductor), Willi Boskovsky (Conductor), Pilar Lorengar (Conductor) and George Szelll (Conductor).

LP 1
Wagner: Overtures
Side 1
Overture (Rienzi)
Overture (Der filiegende Hollander)

Side 2
Overture (Tannhauser)
Bacchanale (Tannhauser/Act 1)

LP 2
Sir Georg Solti
Holst: The Planets
Side 1
I. Mars, the Bringer of War
II. Venus, the Bringer of Peace
III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger
IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity
Side 2
V. Saturn, the Bringer of Old Age
VI. Uranus, the Magician
VII. Neptune, the Mystic

LP 3
Herbert von Karajan
Bruckner: Symphony No. 9
Side 1
I. Feierlich. Misterioso
II. Scherzo (Bewegt lebhaft) – Trio (Schnell) – Scherzo da capo
Side 2
III. Adagio (Langsam, feierlich)

LP 4
Zubin Mehta
Schubert: Rosamunde
Side 1
Entr’acte No.1
Ballet Music No.1 – Andante un poco assai
Entr’acte No.2
Side 2
Romance: “Der Vollmond strahlt auf Bergeshoh’n”
Chorus Of Spirits: “In der Tiefe wohnt das Licht”
Entr’acte No.3 – Andantino
Shepherd’s Melody
Chorus Of Shepherds: “Hier auf den Fluren…”
Chorus Of Huntsmen: “Wie lebt sich’s so frohlich im Grunen”
Ballet Music No.2

LP 5
Karl Munchinger
Overtures of Old Vienna
Side 1
Overture (J. Strauss II: Die Fledermaus)
Overture (Nicolai: The Merry Wives of Windsor)
Side 2
Overture (Von Reznicek: Donna Diana)
Overture (J. Strauss II: Prinz Methusalem)
Overture (Heuberger: Der Opernball)

LP 6
Willi Boskovsky
Beethoven: Egmont
Side 1
I. Lied: “Die Trommel geruhret”
II. Zwischenakt: Andante
III. Zwischenakt: Larghetto
Side 2
IV. Lied: “Freudvoll und leidvoll”
V. Zwischenakt: Allegro – Marcia
VI. Zwischenakt: Poco sostenuto e risoluto
VII. Melodram: Suber Schlaf du kommst wie ein
IX. Siegessymphonie: Allegro con brio

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