Archivi tag: Cleveland Orchestra

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Podcast – Public Domain and Creative Commons Recordings

Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (3 February 1809 – 4 November 1847) was a German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the early Romantic period. The grandson of the philosopher Moses Mendelssohn, Felix Mendelssohn was born into a notable ethnically Jewish family, although he himself was brought up initially without religion, and later as a Lutheran Christian. He was recognised early as a musical prodigy, but his parents were cautious Continua la lettura di Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Podcast – Public Domain and Creative Commons Recordings

Hector Berlioz – Symphonie Fantastique

BERLIOZ: Symphonie Fantastique

The Cleveland Orchestra
Artur Rodzinski, conductor

      01. Reveries and Passions
      01. Reveries and Passions
      02. A Ball
      02. A Ball
      03. Scenes in the Country
      03. Scenes in the Country
      04. March to the Gallows
      04. March to the Gallows
      05. Dream of Witches%27 Sabbath
      05. Dream of Witches%27 Sabbath

 

Columbia 78rpm Set MM-488 (XCO 30954 – 30965)
Recorded April 12 & 14, 1941
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
(High bit rate)

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Richard Strauss – Der Rosenkavalier op. 59 – Artur Rodzinski – Cleveland Orchestra

RICHARD STRAUSS: Der Rosenkavalier: Waltzes, Op. 59

Cleveland Orchestra
Artur Rodzinski, conductor

Columbia 78rpm disc 11542-D (XCO 29311, 29312)
Recorded December 26, 1940
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
(High bit rate)

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Nikolaj Rimsky-Korsakov – Sheherazade – Cleveland Orchestra – Arthur Rodzinski – 1939

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Sheherazade

The Cleveland Orchestra
Artur Rodzinski, conductor
Josef Fuchs, violin solo

Columbia 78rpm Album M-398 (XCO 25760 – 25769)
Recorded December 20, 1939
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
(High bit rate)

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Petr Ilic Tchaikovsky – 1812 – Overture – Cleveland Orchestra – Artur Rodzinski – 1941

TCHAIKOVSKY: 1812 Overture, Op. 49

Cleveland Orchestra
Artur Rodzinski, conductor
[Though Rodzinski is credited, this recording was probably conducted by Associate Conductor Rudolf Ringwall]

Columbia 78rpm Set X-MX-205 (XCO 30559 – XCO 30562)
Recorded April 14, 1941
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
(High bit rate)

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      TCHAIKOVSKY- 1812 Overture

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Maurice Ravel – Rapsodie Espanole – 1940 – 1941 – Cleveland Orchestra – Artur Rodzinski

Maurice Ravel – Rapsodie espagnole
Recorded Dec. 15, 1940; April 14, 1941. Columbia 78rpm Set X-MX-234 (XCO 29365-29366, XCO 32155-32156).
Cleveland Orchestra.
Digital transfer by F. Reeder

I. Prelude à la nuit

II. Malagueña

III. Habanera

IV. Feria

Alban Berg – Concerto per violino “alla memoria di un angelo”- Louis Krasner – Rodzinski – Cleveland Orchestra – Prima incisione assoluta – 1940

FIRST RECORDING. Artur Rodzinski, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Columbia 78rpm Album MM 465. Recorded December 15, 1940.
Digital transfer by F. Reeder

This audio is part of the collection: 78 RPMs & Cylinder Recordings
It also belongs to collection: Music & Arts

Artist/Composer: Louis Krasner, violin
Keywords: Rodzinski; Krasner; Cleveland Orchestra; classical; 78

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My apologies for the extreme distortion starting about 4 minutes into the first movement.
As this distortion is present on all three copies of the Berg that I have acquired, I presume that there must have been a fault in the master or while the discs were being pressed.
F. Reeder

Andante – Allegretto
Allegro – Adagio – Coda


Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy – Marcia nuziale da “Sogno di una notte di mezza estate” -Cleveland Orchestra – Rodzinski – 1942

Cleveland Orchestra.
Columbia 78rpm Set MM-504. Recorded Dec. 28, 1941; Feb. 22, 1942.
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
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Petr Ilic Caikovskij – Romeo e Giulietta – Cleveland Orchestra – Artur Rodzinski – 1940

Petr Ilic Cajkovskij

Cleveland Orchestra.
Recorded December 26, 1940. Columbia 78rpm Set M-478.
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
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