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The 1959 Royal Festival Hall concert including Beethoven Symphony no. 7 [electronic resource] : / plus encores and speeches by Sir Thomas Beecham.

Author/Creator:
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra , Performer
Publication:
[London] : BBC Legends, p1999.
Format/Description:
Sound recording
1 online resource (1 sound file).
Series:
Naxos Music Library.
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Subjects:
Overtures.
Suites (Orchestra).
Symphonies.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Form/Genre:
Downloadable audio file.
Contents:
The British national anthem (1:19)
Overture The fair Melusina : op. 32 / Felix Mendelssohn (10:48)
Carte blanche / John Addison (17:32)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92 / Ludwig van Beethoven (33:11)
Danse des prêtresses / Camille Saint-Saëns (2:49)
A few introductory words by Sir Thomas Beecham (1:00)
Cortège et air de danse / Claude Debussy (4:38)
A few introductory words by Sir Thomas Beecham (:58)
Le sommeil de Juliette / Charles Gounod (2:44).
Participant:
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, conductor.
Notes:
The 3rd work is a suite from the ballet.
Recorded in Royal Festival Hall, London, Nov. 8, 1959.
Description based on hard copy version record.
Contributor:
Beecham, Thomas, Sir, 1879-1961. , Conductor
Contains:
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Märchen von der schönen Melusine.
Addison, John, 1920-1998. Carte blanche. Suite
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Symphonies, no. 7, op. 92, A major
Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. Samson et Dalila. Danse des prêtresses de Dagon
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Enfant prodigue. Cortège et air de danse
Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893. Roméo et Juliette. Sommeil de Juliette
God save the King.
Other format:
Source record: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. 1959 Royal Festival Hall concert including Beethoven Symphony no. 7.
OCLC:
811451816
Publisher Number:
USB8U1015606
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BBCL4012-2 BBC Legends
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