George Szell – The Complete Album Collection

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  • premiera: 10-08-2018
  • nośnik nr kat: 88985471852 ( 112 CD )

Sony Classical ma zaszczyt przedstawić unikalny – 112 płytowy zestaw kompletu nagrań George’ a Szella, jednego z największych „mistrzów batuty” XX wieku, dokonanych dla wytwórni Columbia.
Zestaw zawiera:
DISC 1:
Dvorák-Szell: Slavonic Dance No. 1 in C Major, Op. 46, No. 1
Dvorák-Szell: Slavonic Dance No. 3 in A-Flat Major, Op. 46, No. 3
Dvorák-Szell: Slavonic Dance No. 8 in G minor, Op. 46, No. 8
Dvorák-Szell: Slavonic Dance No. 10 in E Minor, Op. 72, No. 2
Dvorák-Szell: Slavonic Dance No. 15 in C Major, Op. 72, No. 7
Smetana (orch. Szell): String Quartet No.1, JB 1:105 “From My Life”
DISC 2:
Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 in B-Flat Major, Op. 60
Schumann: Symphony No. 4 in D Minor, Op. 120
DISC 3:
Mozart: Symphony No. 39 in E-Flat Major, K. 543 (1947 Mono Version)
Haydn: Symphony No. 92 in G Major “Oxford”
DISC 4:
Haydn: Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90 “Italian”
Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphoses on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber
Strauss, R.: Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28
DISC 5:
Dvorák: Symphony No. 9, Op. 95 “From the New World”
DISC 6:
Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 2 in A Major, S. 125 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
Weber: Konzertstück in F Minor, Op. 79 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
DISC 7:
Schumann: Symphony No. 2 in C Major, Op. 61
DISC 8:
Brahms: Concerto No. 1 in D Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 15 (Rudolf Serkin, piano)
DISC 9:
Bach-Szigeti: Violin Concerto in G Minor, BWV 1056 (Transcription Joseph Szigeti) (Joseph Szigeti, violin)
Handel: Violin Sonata in D Major, HWV 371 (Joseph Szigeti, violin; Carlo Bussotti, piano)
Tartini (Cadenzas: Szigeti): Violin Concerto in D Minor, D. 45 (Joseph Szigeti, violin)
Tartini: Violin Sonata in G Major, B. G19 (Joseph Szigeti, violin; Carlo Bussotti, piano)
Bach: Violin Concerto No. 2 in E Major, BWV 1042 (Zino Francescatti, violin)
DISC 10:
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24 in C Minor, K. 491 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 26 in D Major, K. 537 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
DISC 11:
Dvorák-Kurz-Firkusny: Piano Concerto, Op. 33 (Rudolf Firkusny, piano)
Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33 (Leonard Rose, cello)
DISC 12:
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67
Schubert: Symphony No. 8 in B Minor “Unfinished”, D. 759
DISC 13:
Haydn: Symphony No. 88 in G Major, Hob.I:88
Haydn: Symphony No. 104 in D Major, Hob.I:104
DISC 14:
Dvorák: Slavonic Dances, Op. 46
Dvorák: Slavonic Dances, Op. 72
DISC 15:
Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550 (1955 Mono Version) (1955 Mono Version)
Mozart: Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K. 551 “Jupiter” (1955 Mono Version) (1955 Mono Version)
DISC 16:
Mozart (Cadenza: R. Casadesus): Piano Concerto No. 10 in E-Flat Major, K.365/316a (Robert Casadesus, piano)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 12 in A Major, K.414/385p (Robert Casadesus, piano)
DISC 17:
Wagner: Die Walküre, WWV 86B, Act III: The Ride of the Valkyries
Wagner: Die Walküre, WWV 86B, Act III: Wotan’s Farewell and
Wagner: Siegfried, WWV 86C, Act II: Forest Murmurs
Wagner: Götterdämmerung, WWV 86D: Rhine Journey
Wagner: Götterdämmerung, WWV 86D: Siegfried’s Funeral and Final Scene
DISC 18:
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody On A Theme of Paganini, Op. 43 (Leon Fleisher, piano)
Franck: Symphonic Variations for Piano and Orchestra, FWV 46 (Leon Fleisher, piano)
Delius: Prelude to “Irmelin” (Leon Fleisher, piano)
DISC 19:
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 17 in G Major, K. 453 (Rudolf Serkin, piano)
Mozart (Cadenza R. Casadesus): Piano Concerto No. 25 in C Major, K. 503 (Rudolf Serkin, piano)
DISC 20:
Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68 (1957 Stereo)
DISC 21:
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op. 55, “Eroica”
DISC 22:
Schubert: Symphony No. 9 in C Major, D. 944 “The Great”
DISC 23:
R. Strauss: Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28
R. Strauss: Don Juan, Op. 20
R. Strauss: Death and Transfiguration, Op. 24
DISC 24:
Haydn: Symphony No. 97 in C Major, Hob. I:97
Haydn: Symphony No. 99 in E-Flat Major, Hob. I:99
DISC 25:
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor, K. 466 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
Mozart: Concerto No. 18 in B-Flat Major for Piano and Orchestra, K. 456 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
DISC 26:
Tchaikovsky: Capriccio Italien, Op. 45
Borodin: Polovetsian Dances (From “Prince Igor”)
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol, Op. 34
Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina: Dawn on the Moskva River
DISC 27:
Brahms: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 15 (Leon Fleisher, piano)
DISC 28:
J. Strauss II: Die Fledermaus Overture, Op. 362
Auber: Overture to Fra Diavolo
Mozart: The Marriage of Figaro, K. 492: Overture
Smetana: Overture to the Bartered Bride
Rossini: La Gazza Ladra – Overture
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture, Op. 9
Mozart: The Impresario Overture, K. 486
DISC 29:
Dvorák: Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Op. 88
DISC 30:
Walton: Partita for Orchestra
Mahler: Symphony No. 10
DISC 31:
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4, Op. 58 (Leon Fleisher, piano)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 25 in C Major, K. 503 (Leon Fleisher, piano)
DISC 32:
Dvorák: Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95 (From “The New World”)
DISC 33:
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, Op. 64
DISC 34:
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92
DISC 35:
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 in B-Flat Major, Op. 100
DISC 36:
Grieg: Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16 (Leon Fleisher, piano)
Schumann: Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 54 (Leon Fleisher, piano)
DISC 37:
Dvorák: Symphony No. 7 in D Minor, Op. 70
DISC 38:
Mozart: Symphony No. 35 in D Major, K. 385 “Haffner”
Mozart: Symphony No. 39 in E-Flat Major, K. 543
Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550
DISC 39:
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 22 in E-Flat Major, K. 482 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major, K. 488 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
DISC 40:
Schumann: Symphony No. 1 in B-Flat Major, Op. 38 “Spring”
Schumann: Manfred Overture, Op. 115
Schumann: Symphony No. 2 in C Major, Op. 61
DISC 41:
Schumann: Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op. 97 “Rhenish”
Schumann: Symphony No. 4 in D Minor, Op. 120
DISC 42:
R. Strauss: Don Quixote, Op. 35 (Pierre Fournier, cello)
DISC 43:
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15 (Leon Fleisher, piano)
DISC 44:
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat Major, Op. 19 (Leon Fleisher, piano)
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 37 (Leon Fleisher, piano)
DISC 45:
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5, Op. 73 “Emperor” (Leon Fleisher, piano)
DISC 46:
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 “Choral”
DISC 47:
Beethoven: Symphony No. 8 in F Major, Op. 93
DISC 48:
Stravinsky: Firebird Ballet Suite
Walton: Symphony No. 2
DISC 49:
Schubert: Symphony No. 8 in B Minor “Unfinished”, D. 759
Haydn: Symphony No. 92 in G Major “Oxford”
DISC 50:
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K.622 (Robert Marcellus, clarinet)
R. Strauss: Horn Concerto No. 1, Op. 11 (Myrom Bloom, horn)
DISC 51:
Wagner: Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90: Prelude and Love Death
Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, WWV 96: Prelude to Act I
Wagner: Tannhäuser, WWV 70: Overture
DISC 52:
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op. 64 (Zino Francescatti, violin)
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 26 (Zino Francescatti, violin with NYP/Schippers)
DISC 53:
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68 “Pastoral”
DISC 54:
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat Major, Op. 83 (Leon Fleisher, piano)
DISC 55:
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 26 in D Major, K. 537 “Coronation” (Robert Casadesus, piano)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-Flat Major, K. 595 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
DISC 56:
Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 1, Sz. 83 (Rudolf Serkin, piano)
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 4 in B-Flat Major, Op. 53 (Rudolf Serkin, piano with P.O./Ormandy)
DISC 57:
J. Strauss II: The Blue Danube Waltz, Op. 314
J. Strauss II: Pizzicato Polka in C Major
J. Strauss II: Delirien Waltz, Op. 212
J. Strauss II: Voices of Spring, Op. 410
J. Strauss II: Austrian Village Swallows, Op. 164
Joseph Strauss: Perpetuum Mobile, A Musical Joke, Op. 257
DISC 58:
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90, “Italian”
Mendelssohn: The Hebrides Overture, Op. 26, (Fingal’s Cave)
Weber: Oberon, J. 306: Overture
DISC 59:
Debussy: La Mer, L. 109
Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2, M.57b
Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte, M. 19
DISC 60:
Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 in B-Flat Major, Op. 60
Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3, Op. 72b
DISC 61:
Smetana: Má Vlast, JB 1:112, II. Die Moldau
Smetana: The Bartered Bride, JB 1:100
Dvorák: Carnival Overture, Op. 92
Dvorák: Slavonic Dances, Op. 46
Dvorák: Slavonic Dances, Op. 72
DISC 62:
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
Liadov: The Enchanted Lake, Op. 62
DISC 63:
Mozart: Symphony No. 33 in B-Flat Major, K. 319
Mozart: Divertimento No. 2 in D Major, K. 131
Mozart: Symphony No. 28 in C Major, K. 200 (189k)
DISC 64:
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 1 in B-Flat Major, K. 207 (Isaac Stern, violin)
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major, K. 219 “Turkish Concerto” (Isaac Stern, violin)
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major, K. 216 (Isaac Stern, violin)
DISC 65:
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 19 in F Major, K. 459 (Rudolf Serkin, piano)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor, K. 466 (Rudolf Serkin, piano)
DISC 66:
Mozart: Sinfonia concertante in E-Flat Major, K.364/320d (Rafael Druian, violin; Abraham Skernick, viola)
Mozart: Exsultate Jubilate, K. 165 (158a) (Judith Raskin, soprano)
DISC 67:
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67
Mozart: Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K. 551 “Jupiter”
DISC 68:
R. Strauss: Sinfonia Domestica, Op. 53
DISC 69:
Barber: Piano Concerto, Op. 38 (John Browning, piano)
Schuman: A Song of Orpheus – Fantasy for Cello and Orchestra (Leonard Rose, cello)
DISC 70:
Brahms: Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90
Brahms: Variations on a Theme of Haydn in B-Flat Major, Op. 56a
DISC 71:
Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C Major, Op. 21
Beethoven: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 36
DISC 72:
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
Mozart (Cadenza: R. Casadesus): Piano Concerto No. 24 in C Minor, K. 491 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
DISC 73:
Dvorák: Slavonic Dances, Op. 46
Dvorák: Slavonic Dances, Op. 72
DISC 74:
Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra, Sz. 116
Janácek: Sinfonietta for Orchestra, Op. 60
DISC 75:
Mahler: Symphony No. 4 in G Major (Judith Raskin, soprano)
DISC 76:
Bizet: L’Arlésienne Suite No. 1
Bizet: L’Arlésienne Suite No. 2: IV. Farnadole
Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46
Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No.2, Op. 55: IV. Solveig’s Song
DISC 77:
Bruckner: Symphony No. 3 in D Minor, WAB 103 (1889 Edition)
DISC 78:
Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer, WWV 63: Overture
Wagner: Eine Faust-Ouvertüre, WWV 59
Wagner: Lohengrin, WWV 75: Prelude to Act I
Wagner: Rienzi, WWV 49: Overture
DISC 79:
Prokofiev: Concerto No. 3 in C Major for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 26 (Gary Graffman, piano)
Prokofiev: Concerto No. 1 in D-Flat Major for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 10 (Gary Graffman, piano)
Prokofiev: Prokofiev: Sonata No. 3 in A-Minor for Piano, Op. 28 “From Old Notebooks” (Gary Graffman, piano)
DISC 80:
Beethoven: Egmont Overture, Op. 84
Beethoven: Coriolan Overture, Op. 62
Beethoven: Overture “King Stephen”, Op. 117
Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 2, Op. 72a
Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 1, Op. 138
Beethoven: Fidelio, Op. 72: Overture
DISC 81:
Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68
DISC 82:
Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73
Brahms: Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80
Brahms: Tragic Overture, Op. 81
DISC 83:
Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Op, 98
DISC 84:
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 83 (Rudolf Serkin, piano)
DISC 85:
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Incidental Music, Op. 61
Schubert: Rosamunde, D. 797
DISC 86:
Rossini: Il viaggio a Reims: Overture
Rossini: La scala di seta: Overture
Rossini: L’Italiana in Algeri: Overture
Rossini: Il Turco in Italia: Overture
Rossini: La gazza ladra: Overture
DISC 87:
Brahms: Piano Concerto in D Minor No. 1, Op. 15 (Rudolf Serkin, piano)
DISC 88:
Haydn: Symphony No. 93 in D Major, Hob. I:93
Haydn: Symphony No. 94 in G Major “Surprise”
DISC 89:
Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber
Janácek: Variations on a Theme by Hindemith
DISC 90:
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 15 in B-Flat Major, K. 450 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 17 in G Major, K. 453 (Robert Casadesus, piano)
DISC 91:
Mozart: Serenade No. 13 in G Major, K. 525, “Eine Kleine Nachtmusik”
Mozart: Serenade in D Major, KV. 320 “Posthorn” (Bernard Adelstein, Posthorn)
DISC 92:
Wagner: Das Rheingold, WWV 86A: Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla
Wagner: Die Walküre, WWV 86B, Act III: Walkürenritt
Wagner: Die Walküre, WWV 86B: Magic Fire Music
Wagner: Siegfried, WWV 86C: Forest Murmurs
Wagner: Götterdämmerung, WWV 86D: Dawn and Siegfried’s Rhine Journey
Wagner: Götterdämmerung, WWV 86D: Siegfried’s Funeral Music and Final Scene
DISC 93:
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 23 (Gary Graffman, piano)
DISC 94:
Kodaly: Háry János Suite
Prokofiev: Lieutenant Kijé Suite, Op. 60
DISC 95:
Bruckner: Symphony No. 8 in C Minor, WAB 108 (1890 Edition)
DISC 96:
Bruckner: Symphony No. 8 in C Minor, WAB 108 (1890 Edition)
DISC 97:
Haydn: Symphony No. 95 in C Minor, Hob. I:95
Haydn: Symphony No. 96 in D Major “Miracle”
DISC 98:
Haydn: Symphony No. 97 in C Major, Hob. I: 97
Haydn: Symphony No. 98 in B-Flat Major, Hob. I:98
DISC 99:
Mahler: Symphony No. 6 in A Minor “Tragic”
DISC 100:
Smetana: Má Vlast, JB 1:112: 2. Vltava
Smetana: From Bohemian Fields and Groves, JB 1:112/4
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Incidental Music, Op. 61
DISC 101:
Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, WWV 96: Prelude to Act I
Wagner: Rienzi, WWV 49: Overture
Wagner: Tannhäuser, WWV 70: Overture
Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer, WWV 63: Overture
Weber: Der Freischütz, Op. 77: Overture
Weber: Oberon, J.306: Overture
DISC 102:
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68 “Pastoral”
DISC 103:
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 23 (Vladimir Horowitz, piano)
DISC 104:
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-Flat major, K. 271
Mozart: Symphony No. 41 in C major, K.551 “Jupiter”
DISC 105:
Mozart: Symphonie No. 35 in D Major, K. 385, “Haffner”
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major, K. 219
Haydn: Symphony in G Major, Hob. I:92, “Oxford”
DISC 106:
Beethoven: “Egmont” Overture, Op. 84
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op. 55 “Eroica”
DISC 107:
Bruckner: Symphony No. 3 in D Minor, WAB 103
DISC 108:
Bruckner: Symphony No. 7 in E Major, WAB 107
DISC 109:
Mozart: Piano Quartet in G Minor, K. 478 (George Szell, piano)
Mozart: Piano Quartet in E-Flat Major, K. 493 (George Szell, piano)
DISC 110:
Mozart: Violin Sonata in E-Flat Major, K 481 (Joseph Szigeti, violin; George Szell, piano)
Mozart: Violin Sonata in B-Flat Major, K. 454 (Joseph Szigeti, violin; George Szell, piano)
DISC 111:
Mozart: Sonata No. 7 in F Major for Piano and Violin, K. 376 (Rafael Druian, violin; George Szell, piano)
Mozart: Violin Sonata in G Major, K.301/293a (Rafael Druian, violin; George Szell, piano)
Mozart: Violin Sonata in E Minor, K. 304/300c (Rafael Druian, violin; George Szell, piano)
Mozart: Violin Sonata in C Major, K. 296 (Rafael Druian, violin; George Szell, piano)
DISC 112:
Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly
Joy to the World
Pat-a-pan
George Szell talks with Columbia Records Producer Paul Myers about Music, Musicians and his Life as Conductor
George Szell Speaks
George Szell in Interview, Winter 1964/65
George Szell in Interview, Summer 1966
George Szell in Interview, Autumn 1966
George Szell in Interview, Spring 1967