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Great Conductors - Toscanini

BBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini

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Contents

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 'Pastoral'

Work length38:17
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Arturo Toscanini
  • Recorded: 22 June, 16 July, 21-22 October 1937
  • Recording Venue: Queen's Hall, London

I. Pleasant, cheerful feelings aroused on approaching the countryside: Allegro ma non troppo

Track length9:00

II. Scene by the brook: Andante molto mosso

Track length11:48

III. Happy gathering of villagers: Allegro

Track length5:01

IV. Thunder-storm: Allegro

Track length3:26

V. Shepherd's song. Grateful thanks to the Almighty after the storm: Allegretto

Track length9:02

 Excerpt, Mozart: Die Zauberflöte, K620

Work length6:41
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Arturo Toscanini
  • Recorded: 2 June 1938
  • Recording Venue: Queen's Hall, London

Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute), K. 620, Act I: Overture

Track length6:41

Rossini: La scala di seta (The Silken Ladder): Overture

Work length6:08
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Arturo Toscanini
  • Recorded: 13 June 1938
  • Recording Venue: Queen's Hall, London

La scala di seta: Overture

Track length6:08

Weber: Invitation to the Dance, Op. 65

Work length9:27
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Arturo Toscanini
  • Recorded: 14 June 1938
  • Recording Venue: Queen's Hall, London

Aufforderung zum Tanze (Invitation to the Dance), Op. 65, J. 260

Track length9:27

Brahms: Tragic Overture, Op. 81

Work length12:39
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Arturo Toscanini
  • Recorded: 25 October 1937
  • Recording Venue: Queen's Hall, London