Annotation

Individual CDs do not contain any artwork. Each disc has its own catalog number printed on the CD:
Disc 1: CD 524
Disc 2: CD 518
Disc 3: CD 511
Disc 4: CD 530
Disc 5: CD 504

Annotation last modified on 2011-10-14 17:15 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21: I. Adagio molto – Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:24
2 Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21: II. Andante cantabile con moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:32
3 Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21: III. Menuetto. Allegro molto e vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:59
4 Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21: IV. Adagio – Allegro molto e vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:28
5 Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36: I. Adagio molto – Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:50
6 Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36: II. Larghetto
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:31
7 Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36: III. Scherzo. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:34
8 Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36: IV. Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:26
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica": I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 14:55
2 Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica": II. Marcia funebre. Adagio assai
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:58
3 Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica": III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:55
4 Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica": IV. Finale. Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:25
5 Symphony No. 4 in B-flat major, Op. 60: I. Adagio – Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:58
6 Symphony No. 4 in B-flat major, Op. 60: II. Adagio
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:37
7 Symphony No. 4 in B-flat major, Op. 60: III. Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:45
8 Symphony No. 4 in B-flat major, Op. 60: IV. Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:00
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67 "Fate": I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 5 8:24
2 Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67 "Fate": II. Andante con moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 3 10:53
3 Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67 "Fate": III. Scherzo. Allegro / IV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 14:51
4 Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastorale": I. Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:19
5 Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastorale": II. Andante molto mosso
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:18
6 Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastorale": III. Allegro / IV. Allegro / V. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 18:41
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: I. Poco sostenuto – Vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:37
2 Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: II. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:53
3 Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: III. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:19
4 Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: IV. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:01
5 Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: I. Allegro vivace e con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:00
6 Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: II. Allegretto scherzando
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:21
7 Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: III. Tempo di menuetto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:29
8 Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: IV. Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:35
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": I. Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 16:06
2 Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": II. Molto vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:49
3 Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": III. Adagio molto e cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 14:58
4 Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": IV. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 24:38

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1799 – 1800) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801 – 1802) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Josef Krips (conductor and violinist) (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1–8)
engineer:
Aaron Nathanson (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1–8)
producer:
Bert Whyte (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
Walthamstow Assembly Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
later versions:
part of:
Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 21 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36 (movement) (tracks 5–8)
recording of:
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: II. Larghetto (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 6)
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: III. Scherzo. Allegro (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 7)
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: IV. Allegro molto (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 8)

CD 2

composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1803 – 1804) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1806) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Josef Krips (conductor and violinist) (tracks 2–3)
Josef Krips (conductor and violinist) (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1, 4–8)
engineer:
Aaron Nathanson (tracks 1, 4)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks 2–3)
London Symphony Orchestra (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1, 4–8)
producer:
Bert Whyte (tracks 1, 4)
recorded at:
Walthamstow Assembly Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1, 4)
arrangements:
part of:
Symphony no. 4 in B-flat major, op. 60 (movement) (tracks 5–8)
recording of:
Symphony no. 4 in B-flat major, op. 60: II. Adagio (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 6)
Symphony no. 4 in B-flat major, op. 60: III. Allegro vivace (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 7)

CD 3

composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1808) (tracks 1–3, 3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808) (tracks 4–6, 6, 6)
conductor:
Josef Krips (conductor and violinist) (tracks 3, 5–6)
Josef Krips (conductor and violinist) (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1–2, 4)
engineer:
Aaron Nathanson (tracks 1–2)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks 3, 5–6)
London Symphony Orchestra (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1–2, 4)
producer:
Bert Whyte (tracks 1–2)
recorded at:
Walthamstow Assembly Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1–2)
compilation of:
arrangements:
Finale from Symphony no. 5 (arr. Woodhouse) (track 3)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, S. 464 no. 5: IV. Allegro (for piano solo, Liszt) (track 3)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 1)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (catch all for arrangements) (track 1)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: II. Andante con moto (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 2)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: III. Allegro (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 3)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: IV. Allegro (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 3)
The 5th (track 1)
is the basis for:
クライシス第4楽章 (Parodius) (track 3)
later versions:
part of:
Symphony no. 6 in F major, op. 68 “Pastorale” (movement) (tracks 4–6, 6, 6)
recording of:
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 1)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: II. Andante con moto (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 2)

CD 4

composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1811 – 1812) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1812) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Josef Krips (conductor and violinist) (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1–8)
engineer:
Aaron Nathanson (tracks 5–8)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1–8)
producer:
Bert Whyte (tracks 5–8)
recorded at:
Walthamstow Assembly Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 5–8)
arrangements:
Symphony no. 7 in A major, S. 463d: II. Allegretto (for piano solo, Liszt) (track 2)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: I. Poco sostenuto (for piano solo, Beethoven (fragment)) (track 1)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: I. Poco sostenuto - Vivace (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: II. Allegretto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: III. Presto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: IV. Allegro con brio (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
is the basis for:
Acid Serum (Electronic derivative of Beethoven's 7th) (track 2)
Dieron las doce (track 2)
Figlio perduto (track 2)
later versions:
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: II. Allegretto (for piano four hands) (track 2)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: III. Presto (for piano four hands) (track 3)
part of:
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93 (movement) (tracks 5–8)
recording of:
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: II. Allegretto (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 2)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: III. Presto (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 3)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: IV. Allegro con brio (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 4)
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: II. Allegretto scherzando (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 6)
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: III. Tempo di menuetto (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 7)
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: IV. Allegro vivace (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:

CD 5

bass vocals:
Donald Bell (bass-baritone) (track 4)
choir vocals:
BBC Symphony Chorus (amateur chorus associated with the BBC Symphony Orchestra) (track 4)
chorus master:
Leslie Woodgate (track 4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1822 – 1824) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Josef Krips (conductor and violinist) (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1–4)
librettist:
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright) (track 4)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Shirley Verrett (mezzo-soprano) (track 4)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (tracks 1–4)
soprano vocals:
Jennifer Vyvyan (track 4)
tenor vocals:
Rudolf Petrák (tenor) (track 4)
vocals:
Donald Bell (bass-baritone) (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 4)
Rudolf Petrák (tenor) (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 4)
Jennifer Vyvyan (1960-01-12 – 1960-06-03) (track 4)
arrangements:
is based on:
An die Freude (track 4)
is the basis for:
A Last Illusion (track 4)
Beethoven (track 2)
Euroopa hümn (track 4)
Ode an die Freude (track 4)
On the Fritz (Electronic derivative of Beethoven's 9th) (track 4)
Overture (track 4)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor “Ode to Joy” (excerpt) (Stan LePard adaptation) (track 4)
What Is Eternal (track 4)
later versions:
March from A Clockwork Orange (Beethoven: Ninth Symphony: Fourth Movement, abridged) (track 4)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": II. Molto vivace - Presto (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (track 2)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": IV. Finale. Presto - Allegro assai (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (track 4)
地球交響曲-合唱- (Hanjuku Hero 4: The 7 Hanjuku Heroes) (track 4)
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 3)