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 Offer,Leonard Bernstein: Historic Broadcasts 1946-1961

Adele Addison (soprano), Nan Merriman (mezzo), Laurence Olivier (narrator), Irma Gonzales (soprano), Raoul Jobin (tenor), Nicola Moscona (bass)

Boston Symphony Orchestra & New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein

Excitement? Charisma? Sweat? Here in plenty. But there is also meticulous musicianship, particularly on view in some of the set’s most precious documents...Speeds hurtle; the heart races; the... More…

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Contents

Diamond: Prelude and Fugue No. 3 in C sharp major

5:01
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  • Leonard Bernstein (piano)
  • Recorded: May 1941

Prelude and Fugue No. 3 in C sharp major

0:55
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Prelude and Fugue No. 3 in C sharp major

4:06
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Schumann: Symphony No. 2 in C major, Op. 61

37:04
$9.00
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  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 23 March 1946
  • Recording Venue: Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

I. Sostenuto assai

11:51
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II. Scherzo

6:21
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III. Adagio espressivo

11:15
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IV. Allegro molto vivace

7:37
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Shostakovich: Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 60 'Leningrad'

1:34:31
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  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 22 December 1948
  • Recording Venue: Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 60, "Leningrad" (rehearsal)

24:58
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I. Allegretto

26:43
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II. Moderato (poco allegretto)

12:49
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III. Adagio

15:41
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IV. Allegro non troppo

14:20
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 Excerpt, Mahler: Symphony No. 2 'Resurrection'

26:11
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  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 21 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Symphony No. 2 in C minor, "Resurrection" (rehearsal)

26:11
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 Excerpt, Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 15 in B flat major, K450

26:02
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  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 21 November 1949
  • Recording Venue: Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Piano Concerto No. 15 in B flat major, K. 450 (rehearsal)

26:02
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 Excerpt, Messiaen: Turangalîla Symphony

26:29
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  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 28 November 1949
  • Recording Venue: Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Turangalila-symphonie (rehearsal)

26:29
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Mahler: Symphony No. 2 'Resurrection'

1:19:51
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  • Nan Merriman (mezzo-soprano), Adele Addison (soprano)
  • Recorded: 25 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

I. Allegro maestoso

22:14
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II. Andante moderato

10:37
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III. In ruhig fliessender Bewegung

9:39
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IV. Urlicht: Sehr feierlich, aber schlicht

5:08
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V. Finale: Im Tempo des Scherzos

32:13
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 Excerpt, Ravel: Piano Concerto in G major

26:04
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  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 5 December 1949
  • Recording Venue: Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Piano Concerto in G major (rehearsal)

26:04
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Copland: Preamble (For a Solemn Occasion)

6:15
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  • Laurence Olivier (narrator)
  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 10 December 1949
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City, United States

Shostakovich: United Nations on the March (arr. by J. Langendoen)

2:05
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  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 10 December 1949
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City, United States

Piano Concerto in G major

20:41
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  • Recorded: 10 December 1949
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City, United States

I. Allegramente

7:34
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II. Adagio assai

9:25
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III. Presto

3:42
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 Excerpt, Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 'Choral'

18:07
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  • Raoul Jobin (tenor), Nan Merriman (mezzo-soprano), Nicola Moscona (bass), Irma Gonzales (soprano)
  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 10 December 1949
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York City, United States

Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125, "Choral": IV. Finale: Presto - Allegro assai

18:07
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Bartók: Music for Strings, Percussion & Celesta, BB 114, Sz. 106

29:25
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  • New York Philharmonic
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 19 February 1950
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

I. Andante tranquillo

8:41
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II. Allegro

6:43
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III. Adagio

6:59
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IV. Allegro molto

7:02
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Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major, Op. 15

35:20
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  • Leonard Bernstein (piano)
  • New York Philharmonic
  • Recorded: 19 February 1950
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

I. Allegro con brio

16:49
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II. Largo

10:29
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III. Rondo: Allegro scherzando

8:02
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Bernstein: Symphony No. 2 'The Age of Anxiety'

31:28
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  • New York Philharmonic
  • Lukas Foss
  • Recorded: 26 February 1950
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

Part I: The Prologue: Lento moderato

2:21
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Part I: The Seven Ages: Variation 1 - Variation 7

8:21
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Part I: The Seven Stages: Variation 8 - Variation 14

5:41
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Part II: The Dirge: Largo

5:23
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Part II: The Masque: Extremely fast

4:16
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Part II: The Epilogue: L'istesso tempo

5:26
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Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring

34:28
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  • New York Philharmonic
  • Lukas Foss
  • Recorded: 18 February 1951
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

Part I: Adoration of the Earth: Introduction

3:22
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Part I: Adoration of the Earth: The Augurs of Spring - Dances of the Young Girls

3:04
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Part I: Adoration of the Earth: Ritual of Abduction

1:16
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Part I: Adoration of the Earth: Spring Rounds

3:41
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Part I: Adoration of the Earth: Ritual of the River Tribes

1:36
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Part I: Adoration of the Earth: Procession of the Sage

0:46
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Part I: Adoration of the Earth: The Sage

0:20
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Part I: Adoration of the Earth: Dance of the Earth

1:04
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Part II: The Sacrifice: Introduction

5:21
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Part II: The Sacrifice: Mystic Circles of the Young Girls

3:22
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Part II: The Sacrifice: Glorification of the Chosen One

1:28
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Part II: The Sacrifice: Evocation of the Ancestors

0:56
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Part II: The Sacrifice: Ritual Action of the Ancestors

3:30
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Part II: The Sacrifice: Sacrificial Dance

4:42
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Weill, K: The Threepenny Opera

1:06:40
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  • David Brooks (vocals), Lotte Lenya (vocals), Marc Blitzstein (narrator), Jo Sullivan (vocals)
  • Studio orchestra
  • Beth Beth Steele
  • Recorded: 14 June 1952
  • Recording Venue: Brandeis University Waltham, MA, United States

Overture

1:51
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Five Point

0:50
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The Ballad of Mack the Knife

3:21
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Mister Jonathan Jeremiah Peachum

0:48
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Morning Anthem

1:07
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Now Mrs. Peachum appears

0:22
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Instead-Of Song

1:56
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They are quite correct

0:42
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Army Song

0:55
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Macheath keeps waiting

0:25
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Wedding Song

2:12
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The wedding in the stable

0:07
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Love Song

2:15
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Macheath's interests

0:14
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Barbara Song

5:52
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The World Is Mean

3:46
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Polly rushes to the honeymoon stable

0:13
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Melodrama and Polly's Song

1:54
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Mrs. Peachum finds Jenny

0:23
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Pirate Jenny

4:23
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The scene is now the establishment on Greene Street

0:38
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Tango-Ballad

4:39
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The cops stand

0:15
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Ballad of the Easy Life

2:54
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The capture of Mack the Knife

0:23
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Jealousy Duet

2:28
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Lucy is Tiger Brown's daughter

0:30
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How to Survive

3:50
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It is just before dawn

0:14
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Useless Song

1:57
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Mac has been recaptured

0:19
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Solomon Song

3:33
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Call From the Grave

0:46
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But it is no use

0:06
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O brothers who live on

3:53
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And Macheath walks slowly up to the gallows

1:05
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Death Message

1:04
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As his first act in office

1:00
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Reprieved

1:04
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Finale

2:26
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Copland: Symphony No. 2 'Short Symphony'

15:07
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  • New York Philharmonic
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 27 January 1957
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

I. quarter note = 144

4:03
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II. half note = 44

5:19
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III. quarter note = 144

5:45
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Harris, Roy: American Creed

14:08
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  • New York Philharmonic
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 7 February 1959
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

I. Free to Dream

8:19
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II. Free to Build

5:49
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Piston: Concerto for Orchestra

12:58
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  • New York Philharmonic
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 15 February 1959
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

I. Allegro moderato ma energico

3:28
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II. Allegro vivace

3:39
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III. Adagio-Allegro moderato

5:51
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Fine, I G: Serious Song

10:18
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  • New York Philharmonic
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 19 April 1959
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

 Excerpt, Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Op. 47

45:13
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  • New York Philharmonic
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 20 October 1959
  • Recording Venue: Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Recording Session

45:13
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 Excerpt, Copland: Billy the Kid - Suite

17:44
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  • New York Philharmonic
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 20 October 1959
  • Recording Venue: Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Recording Session

17:44
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Chávez: Symphony No. 4: ‘Sinfonía Romántica'

19:37
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  • New York Philharmonic
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 8 February 1960
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

I. Allegro

6:33
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II. Molto lento

4:31
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III. Finale: Vivo non troppo mosso

8:33
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 Excerpt, Mahler: Rückert-Lieder

9:03
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  • Jennie Tourel (mezzo-soprano)
  • New York Philharmonic
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 8 February 1960
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

No. 4. Ich atmet' einen linden Duft

2:35
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No. 5. Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen

6:28
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 Excerpt, Mahler: Des Knaben Wunderhorn (1899 version)

2:38
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  • Jennie Tourel (mezzo-soprano)
  • New York Philharmonic
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 8 February 1960
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

Des Knaben Wunderhorn: No. 5. Das irdische Leben

2:38
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Ruckert-Lieder (version for voice and orchestra)

7:07
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  • Recorded: 8 February 1960
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

Ruckert-Lieder: No. 6. Um Mitternacht (version for voice and orchestra)

7:07
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Diamond: Symphony No. 8

30:48
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  • New York Philharmonic
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Recorded: 9 October 1961
  • Recording Venue: Carnegie Hall, New York, United States

I. Moderato - Adagio - Allegro vivo

13:39
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II. Theme (Adagio), Variations and Double Fugue

17:09
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