Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Fantasy for Piano, Choir, and Orchestra in C minor, Op. 80 "Choral Fantasy": I. Adagio, II. Finale. Allegro - Meno allegro - Allegro molto - Adagio ma non troppo - Marcia assai vivace - Allegro - Allegretto, ma non troppo quasi andante con moto "Schmeiche
17:49
2 Cantata for 4 Solo Voices, Chorus, and Orchestra, Op. 136 "The Moment of Glory": I. Choir "Europa steht!"
4:13
3 Cantata for 4 Solo Voices, Chorus, and Orchestra, Op. 136 "The Moment of Glory": II. Recitative "O seht sie nah und näher treten!" (Führer des Volkes) - Choir "Vienna, Vienna, Vienna!"
3:29
4 Cantata for 4 Solo Voices, Chorus, and Orchestra, Op. 136 "The Moment of Glory": III. Recitative "O Himmel, welch' Entzücken!" (Vienna) - Aria with Choir "Alle die Herrscher darf ich grüssen" (Vienna)
9:30
5 Cantata for 4 Solo Voices, Chorus, and Orchestra, Op. 136 "The Moment of Glory": IV. Recitative "Das Auge schaut" (Seherin) - Kavatine with Choir "Dem die erste Zähne" (Seherin)
7:25
6 Cantata for 4 Solo Voices, Chorus, and Orchestra, Op. 136 "The Moment of Glory": V. Recitative "Der den Bund im Sturme festgehalten" - Quartet "In meinen Mauern bauen sich neue Zeiten auf" (Vienna, Genius, Führer des Volkes, Seherin)
7:34
7 Cantata for 4 Solo Voices, Chous, and Orchestra, Op. 136 "The Moment of Glory": VI. Choir "Es treten vor die Scharen der Frauen"
4:59
8 Congratulatory Minuet for Orchestra in E-flat major, WoO 3: Tempo di menuetto quasi allegretto
3:44
9 "Es ist vollbracht", WoO 97 (Finale from Treitschke's "Die Ehrenpforten")
4:57

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1960-08) (track 1)
violin:
piano:
Günter Kootz (1960-08) (track 1)
baritone vocals:
Jan Opalach (bass-baritone) (track 2)
bass vocals:
Siegfried Vogel (track 9)
choir vocals:
MasterVoices (choir) (tracks 2–5, 7)
Vagabond Children's Ensemble (tracks 2–5, 7)
MDR Rundfunkchor Leipzig (1960-08) (track 1)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808) (track 1)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1814) (tracks 2–7)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1815) (track 9)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1822) (track 8)
conductor:
Arthur Apelt (track 9)
Robert Bass (tracks 2–7)
Friedemann Bätzel (track 8)
Franz Konwitschny (1960-08) (track 1)
dedicated to:
lyricist:
Christoph Kuffner (track 1)
orchestra:
Orchestra of St. Luke’s (tracks 2–7)
Gewandhausorchester Leipzig (1960-08) (track 1)
soprano vocals:
Elizabeth Futral (tracks 4–5)
Deborah Voigt (tracks 4–5)
tenor vocals:
Gregory Cross (tenor) (track 2)
premiered at:
Ludwig van Beethoven at Theater an der Wien (1808-12-22) (1808-12-22) (track 1)
premiered at:
Theater an der Wien in Wien, Austria (1808-12-22) (track 1)
part of:
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 3) (track 8)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 97) (track 9)
parts:
recording of:

Release

ASIN: US: B001NJY68E [info]