Annotation

Digital remasters of 1958 recordings.


LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
Symphony No. 9

»Egmont« Overture
Seefried · Forrester
Haefliger · Fischer-Dieskau
Chor der St. Hedwigs-Kathedrale
Berliner Philharmoniker
Ferenc Fricsay
Int. Release 02 Jan. 2001
1 CD / Download
0289 463 6262 4 CD ADD GOR
The Originals

Annotation last modified on 2015-06-08 21:23 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Egmont, Op. 84: Ouvertüre
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:58
2 Symphonie No. 9 d-Moll, Op. 125: I. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
Ludwig van Beethoven 16:42
3 Symphonie No. 9 d-Moll, Op. 125: II. Molto vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:31
4 Symphonie No. 9 d-Moll, Op. 125: III. Adagio molto e cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 18:00
5 Symphonie No. 9 d-Moll, Op. 125: IV. Presto -
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:13
6 Symphonie No. 9 d-Moll, Op. 125: IV. Presto - "O Freunde, nicht diese Töne!" - Allegro assai (Schlußchor aus Schillers Ode "An die Freude")
Ludwig van Beethoven 16:58

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1810-06-15) (track 1)
balance engineer:
Werner Wolf (engineer/producer) (tracks 2–6)
Werner Wolf (engineer/producer) (1958-09) (track 1)
baritone vocals:
Dietrich Fischer‐Dieskau (baritone) (1957-12-28 – 1958-01-02) (track 6)
choir vocals:
Chor der St. Hedwigs‐Kathedrale Berlin (1957-12-28 – 1958-01-02) (track 6)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809-10 – 1810-06) (track 1)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1822 – 1824) (tracks 2–6)
conductor:
Ferenc Fricsay (conductor) (1957-12-28 – 1958-01-02) (tracks 2–6)
Ferenc Fricsay (conductor) (1958-09) (track 1)
contralto vocals:
Maureen Forrester (contralto) (1957-12-28 – 1958-01-02) (track 6)
librettist:
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright) (tracks 5–6)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (1957-12-28 – 1958-01-02) (tracks 2–6)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1958-09) (track 1)
producer:
Otto Gerdes (conductor and producer) (tracks 2–6)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (track 1)
soprano vocals:
Irmgard Seefried (soprano) (1957-12-28 – 1958-01-02) (track 6)
tenor vocals:
Ernst Haefliger (tenor) (1957-12-28 – 1958-01-02) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1958) (tracks 2–6)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1957-12-28 – 1958-01-02) (tracks 2–6)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1958-09) (track 1)
edits:
arrangements:
Egmont, op. 84: Overture (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 1)
Ouvertüre zu "Egmont" (arr. Posch for band) (track 1)
is based on:
An die Freude (tracks 5–6)
is the basis for:
A Last Illusion (tracks 5–6)
Beethoven (track 3)
Beethoven’s New 9th (tracks 5–6)
Euroopa hümn (tracks 5–6)
Ode an die Freude (tracks 5–6)
On the Fritz (Electronic derivative of Beethoven's 9th) (tracks 5–6)
Overture (tracks 5–6)
Regeneration (track 1)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Ode to Joy" (excerpt) (Stan LePard adaptation) (tracks 5–6)
The Anthem of Europe (tracks 5–6)
What Is Eternal (tracks 5–6)
ゴルイ (track 1)
later versions:
March from A Clockwork Orange (Beethoven: Ninth Symphony: Fourth Movement, abridged) (tracks 5–6)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": II. Molto vivace - Presto (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (track 3)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": IV. Finale. Presto - Allegro assai (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (tracks 5–6)
地球交響曲-合唱- (Hanjuku Hero 4: The 7 Hanjuku Heroes) (tracks 5–6)
part of:
Egmont, op. 84 (track 1)
partial recording of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 4)

Release

part of:The Originals (Deutsche Grammophon/Archiv Produktion)
ASIN:DE: B000056TKC [info]
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