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 Offer,Rudolf Kempe: The Genius of the Podium

Jess Thomas (Lohengrin), Gerhard Unger (David), Elisabeth Grummer (Eva), Marga Hoffgen (Magdalene), Rudolf Schock (Walther), Ferdinand Frantz (Sachs), Sylvia Geszty (Zerbinetta), Teresa Zylis-Gara (Komponist), Theo Adam (Musiklehr)

Rudolf Kempe

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Contents

Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21

26:06
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  • Münchner Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1972-06-26
  • Recording Venue: 23-26 June 1972, München, Bürgerbräu

I. Adagio molto - Allegro con brio

9:17
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II. Andante cantabile con moto

7:01
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III. Menuetto (Allegro molto e vivace)

3:38
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IV. Adagio - Allegro molto e vivace

6:10
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Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 'Eroica'

49:39
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  • Münchner Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1972-06-26
  • Recording Venue: 23-26 June 1972, München, Bürgerbräu

I. Allegro con brio

15:28
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II. Marcia funebre (Adagio assai)

16:08
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III. Scherzo (Allegro vivace)

5:48
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IV. Allegro molto - Poco andante - Presto

12:15
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Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67

33:40
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  • Münchner Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1971-12-20
  • Recording Venue: 20-23 December 1971, Bürgerbräu, Munich

I. Allegro con brio

8:12
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II. Andante con moto

10:59
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III. Allegro -

5:40
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IV. Allegro - Presto

8:49
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Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 'Pastoral'

40:03
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  • Münchner Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1972-06-26
  • Recording Venue: 23-26 June 1972, Bürgerbräu, Munich

I. Allegro ma non troppo (Awakening of cheerful feelings on arriving in the country)

10:27
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II. Andante molto moto (Scene by the brook)

11:48
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III. Allegro (Merry gathering of the country folk) -

5:18
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IV. Allegro (Storm and tempest) -

3:15
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V. Allegretto (Shepherds' Song. Happy and thankful feelings after the storm)

9:15
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Brahms: Symphony No. 3 in F major, Op. 90

32:21
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  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe

I. Allegro con brio - Un poco sostenuto

9:21
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II. Andante

8:15
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III. Poco allegretto

5:53
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IV. Allegro - Un poco sostenuto

8:52
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Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98

39:54
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  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1960-02-01
  • Recording Venue: 14, 22, 23 Feb 1960, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

I. Allegro non troppo

12:06
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II. Andante moderato

10:58
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III. Allegro giocoso

6:42
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IV. Allegro energico e passionato

10:08
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Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream (2002 Digital Remaster)

29:00
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  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1961-02-01
  • Recording Venue: 30th Jan & 2, 3 Feb 1961, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Overture Op. 21

12:05
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Nocturne Op.61 No.7

6:30
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Scherzo Op. 61 No. 1

5:00
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Wedding March Op.61 No. 9

5:25
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Rimsky Korsakov: Scheherazade (2002 Digital Remaster)

45:50
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  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1962-02-01
  • Recording Venue: 16-17 Feb 1967

I. The Sea and Sinbad's Ship

10:33
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II. The Story of the Kalendar Prince

11:54
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III. The Young Prince and the Young Princess

10:32
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IV. The Festival at Baghdad - The Sea - The Ship goes to pieces on a Rock surmounted by a Bronze Warrior

12:51
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Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op. 95 'From the New World'

40:56
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  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1957-09-02
  • Recording Venue: 2-Sept-1957, Grünewaldkirche, Berlin

I Adagio - Allegro molto

9:53
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II Largo

12:01
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III Scherzo (Molto vivace)

8:14
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IV Allegro con fuoco

10:48
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Dvořák: Scherzo capriccioso, Op. 66

12:48
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  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1961-01-28
  • Recording Venue: 28 January 1961 / No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Weinberger, J: Schwanda the Bagpiper (2002 Digital Remaster): Polka

2:34
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  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1961-01-31
  • Recording Venue: 28 & 31 January 1961 / No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

 Excerpt, Smetana: The Bartered Bride

14:20
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  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1961-04-26
  • Recording Venue: 26 April 1961 / No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Overture

6:52
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Act 1: Polka

5:17
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Act 2: Furiant

2:11
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Smetana: Skocná - Dance of the Comedians (from The Bartered Bride)

4:16
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  • Nada Puttar (vocals), Marcel Cordes (bass-baritone), Pilar Lorengar (soprano), Walter Stoll (bass-baritone), Sieglinde Wagner (vocals), Karl-Ernst Mercker (vocals), Ivan Sardi (bass), Ernst Krukowski (bass-baritone), Fritz Wunderlich (vocals), Gottlob Frick (bass), Gertrud Freedmann (soprano)
  • RIAS Kammerchor, Bamberger Symphoniker, Günther Arndt
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1962-05-01
  • Recording Venue: V., VI. & X.1962, Bamberg, Kulturraum & Berlin, Grunewaldkirche

Strauss, R: Don Quixote, Op. 35

41:22
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  • Giusto Cappone (viola), Paul Tortelier (cello)
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1958-06-07
  • Recording Venue: 1-7 June 1958 / Grunewaldkirche, Berlin

Introduktion : Mäßiges Zeitmaß

6:04
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Thema: Mäßig - The Knight of the Mournful Countenance

1:59
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Variation I: Gemächlich - The adventure of the windmills

2:28
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Variation II: Kriegerisch - The battle with the sheep

1:28
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Variation III: Mäßiges Zeitmaß - Dialogue of Knight and Squire

8:02
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Variation IV: Etwas breiter - The adventure with the procession of penitents

1:47
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Variation V: Sehr langsam - Don Quixote's vigil

4:03
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Variation VI: Schnell - Dulcinea's enchantment

1:13
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Variation VII: Ein wenig ruhiger als vorher - The ride through the air

1:04
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Variation VIII: Gamächlich - The adventure of the enchanted boat

1:48
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Variation IX: Schnell und stürmisch - The battle with the enchanters

1:04
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Variation X: Viel breiter - Don Quixote's defeat and journey home

4:38
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Finale: Sehr ruhig - The death of Don Quixote

5:44
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Strauss, R: Tod und Verklärung, Op. 24

22:31
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  • Staatskapelle Dresden
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1970-06-14
  • Recording Venue: 13 & 14 June 1970 / Lukaskirche, Dresden

Strauss, R: Salome: Dance of the Seven Veils

8:22
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  • Staatskapelle Dresden
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1970-06-14
  • Recording Venue: June 1970/Lukaskirche, Dresden

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

14:46
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  • Staatskapelle Dresden
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1974-06-24
  • Recording Venue: 13-24 June 1970: Lukaskirche, Dresden, Saxony

Strauss, R: Don Juan, Op. 20

16:12
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  • Staatskapelle Dresden
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1970-06-24
  • Recording Venue: 13-24 June 1970: Lukaskirche, Dresden, Saxony

Strauss, R: Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40

44:10
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  • Staatskapelle Dresden
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1972-03-30
  • Recording Venue: 26-30 March 1972: Lucaskirche, Dresden

Der Held (The Hero)

4:22
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Des Helden Widersacher (The hero's adversaries)

3:25
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Des Helden Gefährtin (The hero's wife)

6:28
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Thema der Siegesgewißheit (Certainty of victory)

6:00
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Des Helden Walstatt (The hero's battlefield)

1:33
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Des Helden Walstatt [Kriegsfanfaren] (The hero's battlefield [War fanfares])

6:28
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Des Helden Friedenswerke (The hero's works of peace)

4:58
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Des Helden Weltflucht und Vollendung (The hero's withdrawal from the world)

4:22
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Entsagung (Renunciation)

6:34
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Strauss, R: Ariadne auf Naxos (1992 Digital Remaster), PROLOGUE

11:17
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  • Rudolf Kempe/Staatskapelle Dresden/Gundula Janowitz/Sylvia Geszty/Teresa Zylis-Gara/James King/Erich-Alexander Winds/Theo Adam/Eberhard Büchner/Peter Schreier/Gunther Dressler/Wilfried Schaal/Erika Wüstmann/Annelies Burmeister/Adele Stolte, Sylvia Geszty (soprano), Theo Adam (baritone), Teresa Zylis-Gara (soprano), Gundula Janowitz (soprano)
  • Staatskapelle Dresden
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1968-07-05
  • Recording Venue: 27 June - 5 July 1968 / Lukaskirche, Dresden

Kindekopf! Markt auf! (Zerbinetta / Komponist)

6:51
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An ihre Plätze, meine Damen und Herrn! (Musiklehrer / Primadonna / Komponist)

4:26
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 Excerpt, Wagner: Lohengrin

36:44
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  • Dr. Richard Rossmayer (director), Gottlob Frick (bass), Jess Thomas (tenor), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (mezzo-soprano), Christa Ludwig (mezzo-soprano), Elisabeth Grümmer (soprano), Otto Wiener (bass)
  • Richard Rossmayer, Wiener Philharmoniker, Chor Der Wiener Staatsoper
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1963-04-03
  • Recording Venue: 23 November - 5 December 1962 & 1-3 April 1963 / Theater an der Wien, Vienna

Vorspiel (Orchester)

8:33
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Vorspiel (Orchester)

3:29
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Lohengrin (2000 Digital Remaster): Treulich geführt ziehet dahin (Chor)

5:02
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(Morgenröte) (Orchester)...Heil! König Heinrich!

5:02
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Was bringen die? Was tun sie kund? (Chor / König)

2:49
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Mein Herr und König, laß dir melden

5:28
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In fernem Land (Lohengrin / König / Chor)

6:21
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 Excerpt, Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

30:46
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  • Manfred Schmidt (vocals), Marga Höffgen (mezzo-soprano), Hanns Pick (bass), Horst Wilhelm (vocals), Gerhard Unger (vocals), Walter Stoll (bass), Herold Kraus (vocals), Anton Metternich (bass), Leopold Clam (vocals), Gottlob Frick (bass), Rudolf Schock (vocals), Ferdinand Frantz (bass-baritone), Hermann Prey (bass-baritone), Gustav Neidlinger (bass-baritone), Robert Koffmane (bass-baritone), Elisabeth Gruemmer (soprano), Elisabeth Grümmer (soprano), Marga Hoeffgen (mezzo-soprano), Benno Kusche (bass-baritone)
  • Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin, Berliner Philharmoniker, Chöre der Deutschen Oper Berlin, Chor der St. Hedwigs-Kathedrale Berlin
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1992-01-01
  • Recording Venue: 6-19 April 1956, Wintergarten, Berlin

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (1992 Digital Remaster), DRITTER AKT / ACT 3 / TROISIEME SCENE, Vierte Szene / Scene 4 / Quatrième Scène, Die "selige Morgentraum Deutweise" ...: Selig wie die Sonne (Sachs / Eva / Walther / David / Magdalene)

7:39
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Sankt Krispin, lobet ihn! (Schuster / Schneider / Bäcker / Lehrbuben)

3:49
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Ihr tanzt? Was werden die Meister sagen? (David / Lehrbuben / Gesellen)

5:31
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"Morgendlich leuchtend in rosigem Schein" (Walther / Volk / Die Meister / Sachs / Pogner / Eva)

7:25
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Verachtet mir die Meister nicht (Sachs / Volk)

6:22
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Wagner: Tristan und Isolde: Prelude & Libestod

18:38
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  • Rudolf Kempe (lead vocals)
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Recorded: 1958-01-01
  • Recording Venue: 10-12 February 1958, Musikvereinsaal, Vienna

 Excerpt, Wagner: Parsifal

28:23
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1958-01-01
  • Recording Venue: February 1958, Musikvereinsaal & Theater an der Wien, Vienna

Vorspiel (Prelude), 1.Aufzug

15:45
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Karfreitagrauber (Good Friday Music), 3.Aufzug

12:38
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Humperdinck: Hänsel und Gretel - Orchestersuite

26:13
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  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1961-01-27
  • Recording Venue: 26-27 January 1961 / No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Vorspiel / Overture

7:44
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Der Hexenritt / Witches' Ride

5:17
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Das Knusperhäuschen / The Gingerbread House

5:02
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Knusperwalzer / The Witch's Waltz

2:29
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Traumpantomime / Dream Pantomime

5:41
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Mascagni: Intermezzo from L'Amico Fritz, Act III

4:10
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  • Rudolf Kempe (cantor)
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Recorded: 1961-12-01
  • Recording Venue: 11-17 Dec 1961, Musikvereinssaal, Vienna

Ponchielli: Dance of the Hours (from La Gioconda)

9:16
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1961-12-01
  • Recording Venue: 11-17 Dec 1961, Musikvereinssaal, Vienna

Schmidt, F: Notre Dame - Intermezzo

3:32
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  • Rudolf Kempe (cantor)
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Recorded: 1961-12-01
  • Recording Venue: 11-17 Dec 1961, Musikvereinssaal, Vienna

Gounod: Waltz from Faust, Act II

5:17
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe

Bayer: Die Puppenfee - Ballet Music

10:53
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  • Rudolf Kempe (cantor)
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Recorded: 1961-12-01
  • Recording Venue: 11-17 Dec 1961, Musikvereinssaal, Vienna

Offenbach: Orphée aux Enfers Overture

9:27
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  • Rudolf Kempe (cantor)
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Recorded: 1961-12-01
  • Recording Venue: 11-17 Dec 1961, Musikvereinssaal, Vienna

Gotovac: Ero, der Schelm: Kolo (Dance)

6:08
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  • Rudolf Kempe (cantor)
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Recorded: 1961-12-01
  • Recording Venue: 11-17 Dec 1961, Musikvereinssaal, Vienna

 Excerpt, Schubert: Incidental music to Rosamunde, D797

22:24
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  • Rudolf Kempe (cantor)
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Recorded: 1961-12-01
  • Recording Venue: 11-17 Dec 1961, Musikvereinssaal, Vienna

Overture D644

10:25
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Entr'acte No.3 in B flat

6:59
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Ballet No. 2 in G

5:00
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Gluck: Dance of the Blessed Spirits

7:18
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker (oboe)
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1961-12-01
  • Recording Venue: 11-17 Dec 1961, Musikvereinssaal, Vienna

Strauss, J, II: Die Fledermaus Overture

8:16
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1958-02-19
  • Recording Venue: 19 February 1958 / Grosse Saal, Musikversein, Vienna

Strauss, J, II: Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op. 325

12:10
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1960-12-22
  • Recording Venue: 21 & 22 December 1960 / Grosse Sall, Musikversein, Vienna

Strauss, J, II: Leichtes Blut, polka schnell, Op. 319

2:38
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1960-12-22
  • Recording Venue: 22 December 1960 / Grosse Saal, Musikversein, Vienna

Strauss, Josef: Dynamiden - Waltz Op. 173

8:05
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1960-12-22
  • Recording Venue: 22 December 1960 / Grosse Saal, Musikversein, Vienna

Strauss, J, II: Tausendundeine Nacht, Op. 346

6:56
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1960-12-22
  • Recording Venue: 22 December 1960 / Grosse Saal, Musikverein, Vienna

Strauss, J, II: Im Krapfenwald'l, Polka française, Op. 336

4:25
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1960-12-22
  • Recording Venue: 22 December 1960 / Grosse Saal, Musikversein, Vienna

Strauss, J, II: Kaiser-Walzer, Op. 437

10:31
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1990-12-21
  • Recording Venue: 21 December 1960 / Grosse Saal, Musikversein, Vienna

Strauss, Josef: Sphärenklänge, Op. 235

8:32
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1958-02-22
  • Recording Venue: 22 February 1958 / Grosse Saal, Musikverein, Vienna

Strauss, J, I: Radetzky March, Op. 228

2:57
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1958-02-19
  • Recording Venue: 19 February 1958 / Grosse Saal, Musikversein, Vienna

Lehár: Gold und Silber Walzer, Op. 79

8:55
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Rudolf Kempe
  • Recorded: 1958-02-22
  • Recording Venue: 20-22 February 1958 / Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna