Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Má Vlast, no. 2: Vltava (The Moldau)
Bedřich Smetana 12:27
2 Má Vlast, no. 1: Vysehrad
Bedřich Smetana 15:52
3 Les Préludes, S. 97
Franz Liszt 17:14
4 Mazeppa, S. 100
Franz Liszt 15:23
5 Hungarian Rhapsody no. 4 in D minor, S. 359 no. 4
Franz Liszt 11:20

Credits

CD 1

additional orchestrator:
Franz Doppler (track 5)
balance engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1961-02-16 – 1961-02-17) (track 4)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1967-04-14 – 1967-04-17) (tracks 1–3, 5)
composer:
Franz Liszt (tracks 4–5)
Franz Liszt (1848) (track 3)
Franz Liszt (1850 – 1855) (track 3)
Bedřich Smetana (1874-09 – 1874-11-18) (track 2)
Bedřich Smetana (1874-11-20 – 1874-12-08) (track 1)
conductor:
Herbert von Karajan (1961-02-16 – 1961-02-17) (track 4)
Herbert von Karajan (1967-04-14 – 1967-04-17) (tracks 1–3, 5)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (1961-02-16 – 1961-02-17) (track 4)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1967-04-14 – 1967-04-17) (tracks 1–3, 5)
orchestrator:
Franz Liszt (track 5)
producer:
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (tracks 1–3)
Otto Gerdes (1961-02) (track 4)
Herbert von Karajan (1961-02) (track 4)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (1967-04) (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1968) (tracks 3, 5)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem, Berlin) in Berlin, Germany (1961-02-16 – 1961-02-17) (track 4)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem, Berlin) in Berlin, Germany (1967-04-14 – 1967-04-17) (tracks 1–3, 5)
part of:
B. number catalogue by František Bartoš (number: B. 110) (track 2)
B. number catalogue by František Bartoš (number: B. 111) (track 1)
The Music of Liszt (number: S. 97) (track 3)
The Music of Liszt (number: S. 100) (track 4)
arrangements:
Les Préludes, S. 511a (for solo piano) (track 3)
Les Préludes, S. 637 (for two pianos) (track 3)
Les Préludes, S. 97 (for piano and harmonium, Reinhard) (track 3)
Mazeppa, S. 511c (for solo piano) (track 4)
Mazeppa, S. 640 (for two pianos) (track 4)
Má vlast: II. Vltava, JB 1:112/2 (Die Moldau) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Vltava (for baritone and orchestra) (track 1)
Vltava, op. 43 (track 1)
is based on:
La Mantovana (track 1)
is the basis for:
Ma rivière (track 1)
orchestration of:
part of:
Má vlast, JB 1:112 (My Country / My Fatherland) (tracks 1–2)
recording of:
Mazeppa, S. 100 (1961-02-16 – 1961-02-17) (track 4)
Hungarian Rhapsody for Orchestra no. 4 in D minor, S. 359/4 (1967-04-14 – 1967-04-17) (track 5)
Les Préludes, S. 97 (1967-04-14 – 1967-04-17) (track 3)
Má vlast: I. Vyšehrad, JB 1:112/1 (1967-04-14 – 1967-04-17) (track 2)
Má vlast: II. Vltava, JB 1:112/2 (Die Moldau) (1967-04-14 – 1967-04-17) (track 1)

Release

art direction: Hartmut Pfeiffer
design/illustration: Eddie Noack (late 50th Rock & Roll/Rockabilly artist)
liner notes: Gabriele Cervone (liner notes)
Peter Cossé (liner notes)
Mary Whittall (liner notes)
photography: Siegfried Lauterwasser
part of: The Originals (Deutsche Grammophon/Archiv Produktion)
ASIN: US: B000001GQA [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/1842186 [info]
other databases: http://d-nb.info/355397390 [info]
purchase for mail-order: http://www.deutschegrammophon.com/de/cat/4474152 [info]