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The Art of Fritz Reiner Vol.1

American Broadcast Performances 1942-1952

Alexander Kipnis (Boris), Frank Miller (cello), Carleton Cooley (viola), Mischa Mischakoff (violin), Oscar Levant (piano), Bidú Sayão (soprano), Frank Miller (solo cello)

NBC Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra, The Cleveland Orchestra, Columbia Symphony Orchestra,...

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Contents

Debussy: Petite Suite: En bateau

14:52
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 19 January 1952

I. En bateau

4:41

II. Cortege

3:19

III. Menuet

3:38

IV. Ballet

3:14

Bartók: 2 Romanian Dances, Op. 8a, BB 56 (arr. T. Serly)

10:12
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 19 January 1952

No. 1. Allegro vivace

5:37

No. 2. Poco allegro

4:35

Ravel: Le tombeau de Couperin - Orchestral version

14:17
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 19 January 1952

I. Prelude

3:12

II. Forlane

3:50

III. Menuet

4:30

IV. Rigaudon

2:45

Strauss, R: Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28

14:52
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 19 January 1952

Mozart: Symphony No. 41 in C major, K551 'Jupiter'

25:53
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 15 December 1946

I. Allegro vivace

7:38

II. Andante cantabile

7:19

III. Menuetto: Allegretto

4:49

IV. Molto Allegro

6:07

Bartók: The Miraculous Mandarin, Op. 19, Sz. 73 (suite)

12:20
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 15 December 1946

A csodalatos mandarin koncertszvit (The Miraculous Mandarin Suite), BB 82

12:20

Mussorgsky: Boris Godounov (version by Shostakovich)

18:10
  • New York Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Alexander Kipnis (bass)
  • Recorded: 23 July 1944

Act II: Boris' Recitative and Aria

5:51

Act II: Chiming Clock

3:46

Act IV Scene 2: Session of the Council of Boyars: Death of Boris

8:33

 Excerpt, Rossini: Semiramide

12:31
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 10 March 1942

Semiramide: Overture

12:31

Strauss, R: Don Quixote, Op. 35

41:08
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Mischa Mischakoff (violin), Frank Miller (cello), Carleton Cooley (viola)
  • Recorded: 10 March 1942

Introduction

6:05

Theme

2:03

Variation 1: Das Abenteur mit den Windmuhlen

2:38
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Variation 2: Der Kampf gegen die Hammelherde

1:32

Variation 3: Gesprache zwischen Ritter und Knappe

8:12

Variation 4: Das Abenteur mit der Prozession von Bussern

1:45

Variation 5: Don Quixotes Wacht in der Sommernacht

4:31

Variation 6: Die verzauberte Dulzinea

1:08

Variation 7: Der Ritt durch die Luft

0:56

Variation 8: Die Fahrt auf dem verzauberten Nachen

1:39

Variation 9: Der Kampf gegen die vermeintlichen Zauberer

1:01

Variation 10: Zweikampf mit dem Ritter vom blanken Monde

3:49

Finale: Don Quixotes Tod

5:49
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Mozart: Der Schauspieldirektor, K486: Overture

4:06
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 05 January 1947
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Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98

40:01
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 05 January 1947

I. Allegro non troppo

11:16

II. Andante moderato

11:28

III. Allegro giocoso

6:17

IV. Allegro energico e passionato

11:00

Strauss, J, II: Wiener Blut Waltz, Op. 354

7:57
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner

Prokofiev: Lieutenant Kijé Suite, Op. 60

21:37
  • Cleveland Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 14 December 1945

I. The Birth of Kije

4:22

II. Romance

4:48

III. The Wedding of Kije

3:06

IV. Troika

2:45

V. The Interment of Kije

6:36

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 54

33:18
  • Cleveland Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 14 December 1945

I. Largo

18:48

II. Allegro

6:46

III. Presto

7:44

Honegger: Concertino for Piano & Orchestra

10:21
  • Columbia Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Oscar Levant (piano)
  • Recorded: 06 July 1949

I. Allegro molto moderato

3:41

II. Larghetto sostenuto

2:03

III. Allegro

4:37

Hindemith: Symphony 'Mathis der Maler'

25:03
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 29 December 1946

I. Engelkonzert (Angelic Concert)

7:51

II. Grablegung (The Entombment)

3:50

III. Versuchung des heiligen Antonius (The Temptation of St. Anthony)

13:22

Berlioz: Le carnaval romain Overture, Op. 9

9:07
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 11 June 1950

Le carnaval romain, Op. 9: Overture

9:07

Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5: Aria (Cantilena)

6:53
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Bidú Sayão (soprano), Frank Miller (cello)
  • Recorded: 11 June 1950

Bachianas brasileiras No. 5: I. Aria: Cantilena

6:53

Bartók: Hungarian Sketches, BB 103, Sz. 97

6:27
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 11 June 1950

No. 2. Bear Dance

1:45

No. 4. Slightly Tipsy

2:24

No. 5. Swineherd's Dance

2:18

Falla: The Three-Cornered Hat - Suite No. 2

11:19
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 11 June 1950

I. The Neighbour's Dance: Sequidillas

3:12

II. The Miller's Dance: Farruca

2:29

III. Final Dance: Jota

5:38

 Excerpt, Puccini: Madama Butterfly

4:45
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Bidú Sayão (soprano)
  • Recorded: 11 June 1950

Madama Butterfly, Act II: Un bel di, vedremo

4:45

 Excerpt, Strauss, J, II: Die Fledermaus

7:57
  • NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Fritz Reiner
  • Recorded: 11 June 1950

Die Fledermaus: Overture

7:57
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