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Wiener Philharmoniker 175th Anniversary Ed 44cd

Vienna Philharmonic
Description:
175 years ago, on March 28th 1842, Otto Nicolai raised the baton for the first ever concert of a new ensemble destined to become one of the world’s great orchestras. With its unmistakeable sound, the Wiener Philharmoniker has always been a defined by its unswerving commitment to the great German tradition of orchestral playing.

44-CD + Bonus-DVD Deluxe Limited Edition developed and edited in close collaboration with the orchestra.

Presented in a luxury box with matt lamination, UV spot varnish and hot-foil printed gold, the box includes cover art from the original releases.

The set includes rare photographs from the archives of the Wiener Philharmoniker as well as two new sets of liner notes by Dr. Silvia Kargl, Head of the Historic Archive of the Vienna Philharmonic, and Richard Evidon.

Major works by Beethoven, Brahms, Bruckner, Mahler, Mozart and Richard Strauss are conducted by the most distinguished orchestral leaders including Abbado, Bernstein, Böhm, Boulez, Furtwängler, Gardiner, Giulini, Harnoncourt, Karajan, Knappertsbusch, Levine, Previn, Thielemann and more, with recordings spanning from 1951 to 2004.

Bonus DVD of the famous 1989 New Year’s Concert conducted by Carlos Kleiber.

Deutsche Grammophon’s 175th Anniversary Edition offers a hand-picked selection of the best albums of the orchestra released on the label. It is both a glorious overview of the orchestra’s core repertoire, while exploring its deep collaborations with the most influential and distinguished conductors of the past 50 years: Wilhelm Furtwängler, Bruno Walter, Leonard Bernstein, Karl Böhm, Herbert von Karajan, Claudio Abbado, Pierre Boulez, Sir John Eliot Gardiner and Nikolaus Harnoncourt.

(Dg) 4797090

Track Listing Extract:
CD 1
BEETHOVEN: Symphonies Nos. 5 & 6
Bernstein

CD 2
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7
Kubelik

CD 3
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9
Furtwängler

CDs 4 – 6
BRAHMS: Symphonies Nos. 1 – 4; Tragic Overture; Alto Rhapsody
Levine

CD 7
BRAHMS: Ein deutsches Requiem
Karajan

CD 8
BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 4
Furtwängler
CD 9
BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 7
Giulini

CD 10
BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 8
Boulez

CD 11
BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 9
Giulini

CD 12
BRUCKNER: Mass No. 1; Motets
Gardiner

CD 13
CHABRIER: España; Suite pastorale etc.
Gardiner

CD 14
DVOŘÁK: Symphonies Nos. 3 & 7
Chung

CD 15
DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 8
SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 4
Karajan

CD 16
ELGAR: Enigma Variations etc.
Gardiner

CD 17
HAYDN: Symphonies Nos.88 & 92
Bernstein

CD 18
LEHÁR: Die lustige Witwe
Gardiner

CD 19
MOZART: Symphony No. 38
MAHLER: Symphony No. 4
Walter

CD 20
MAHLER: Symphony No. 5
Boulez

CD 21
MOZART: Posthorn-Serenade; Eine kleine Nachtmusik
Levine

CD 22
MOZART: Symphonies Nos. 29 & 35; Masonic Funeral Music
Böhm

CD 23
MOZART: Symphonies Nos. 38 & 39
Böhm

CD 24
MOZART: Symphonies Nos. 40 & 41
Böhm

CD 25
MOZART: Requiem
Karajan

CD 26
SCHMIDT: Variationen über ein Husarenlied
SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 9 "The Great"
Knappertsbusch

CD 27 – 28
SCHOENBERG: Gurre-Lieder
Abbado

CD 29
SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 2; Manfred Overture
Sinopoli

CD 30 –31
SMETANA: Má Vlast; Overture & Incidental Music from The Bartered Bride
Levine

CD 32
J. STRAUSS: Waltzes
Böhm

CD 33 – 34
NEW YEAR’S CONCERT 2003
Harnoncourt

CD 35
R. STRAUSS: Ein Heldenleben; Symphonic Fantasy from Die Frau ohne Schatten
Thielemann

CD 36
R. STRAUSS: Sinfonia Domestica; Macbeth
Maazel

CD 37
R. STRAUSS: Rosenkavalier Suite; Orchestral Music from Intermezzo, Salome & Capriccio
Previn

CD 38
R. STRAUSS: An Alpine Symphony; Rosenkavalier Suite
Thielemann

CD 39
R. STRAUSS: Horn Concertos Nos. 1 & 2; Oboe Concerto etc.
Previn

CD 40
TCHAIKOVSKY: Ballet Suites from Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, The Sleeping Beauty
Levine

CD 41
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 4
Abbado

CD 42
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 6
Abbado

CD 43
WAGNER: Siegfried Idyll; Tannhäuser Overture; Tristan und Isolde excerpts
Jessye Norman
Karajan

CD 44
NICOLAI, WAGNER, WEBER etc.: German Overtures
Thielemann

BONUS-DVD
NEW YEAR’S CONCERT 1989
Kleiber

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