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The Big Five, Part I: New York Philharmonic

As part of an Exploring Music study of the "Big Five" American orchestras, we examine the New York Philharmonic in this two-part special.

Program 1

Bernstein: Candide (excerpt}
New York Phil Orch/Bernstein
Sony 63085

Weber, Carl Maria Von: Overture Oberon (excerpt}
New York Phil/Bernstein
Sony 47601
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, 2. Andante (excerpt)
New York Phil/Masur
Teldec 77313
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, 1. Allegro Con Brio
New York Phil/Masur
Teldec 77313
Beethoven: Fidelio, “Gott Dunkel hier!”
Berlin Phil Orch /Jon Vickers,t./Karajan
EMI 69290
Hummel: Piano Quintet in E-flat, Op.87, 3. Largo 4. Finale
Sestetto Classico
M D &G 3080067
2:08 Largo
4:57 Finale
Rossini: Armida- Act.2
1. “D’amor Al Dolce Impero”
2. “Gil Augei Tra Fronde E Fronde”
3. “La Fresca Eta Sen Fugge”
4. “Ah! Si,Godete Amandi”
Renée Fleming,s. Patrick Summers/ Orch. of St. Lukes
Decca 467101 
Kalliwoda: Cocerto in C Major for Oboe, Op.110 3.Vivace
Burkhard Glaetzner, Oboe
Berlin Sinfonie-Orchestra,/Claus Peter Flor
Traditional: Tyler and Tippecanoe (1840)
Oscar Brand
Election Songs of the United States
Beethoven: Symphony No.5 in C minor, 3.Scherzo (excerpt)
New York Phil/Masur
Teldec 77313
Program 2

Beethoven: Symphony No. 7, Op. 92 3. Presto
New York Phil/Toscanini April 9 1936
BMG 60316

Mendelssohn:Symphony No. 3 in a minor,"Scottish" 1. Andante Con Moto
NY Phil/Bernstein
Sony 47591
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in d minor, Finale “Ode to Joy
NY Phil/ Masur
Special Edition NYPO105A/B
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.21 Scherzo
New York Phil/ Toscanini
BMG 60316
Program 3

Beethoven: Symphony No.9 in d minor, Finale “Ode to Joy” (excerpt)
NY Phil/ Masur
Special Edition NYPO105A/B

Beethoven: Symphony No.5 in C minor, 21. Allegro Con Brio (excerpt)
New York Phil/Masur
Teldec 77313
Stonewall Jackson's Way
More Songs and Music from Gettysburg (Sound Track}
Milan Records B0000015HF
Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique, Op 14, 4. March Au Supplice
New York Phil./Bernstein
Sony 47525
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto, No. 2 in G Major, Op.44
New York Phil./Leonskaja,p./Masur
Teldec 95069
A. Rubenstein: Symphony No. 2 in C, Op 42 "Ocean"
Slovak Phil Orch/Guzenhauser
Naxos 8555392
Brahms: Concerto for Piano and Orch., No. 2 B-Dur Op. 83 3. Andante
Sony 47539
Berlioz: La Damnation De Faust. Op. 24- Rakoczy March
New York Phil./ Bernstein
Sony 47525


Program 4

Wagner: Tannheuser
New York Philharmonic Orchestra/Boulez
Sony 64108

Wagner: Brunnhilde's Immolation Scene (Finale Act III, Scene 3/ Gotterdammerung
New York Philharmonic Orchestra: Eileen Farrell/Leonard Bernstein
Sony 47644
Pytor Tchaikowsky: Serenade for String Orchestra (Op. 48), II. Waltz
New York Phil Orch/Bernstein
Sony 47637
Johannes Brahms: Symphony #4 In E Minor, Op. 98 -
4. Allegro Energico E Passionato, Più Allegro
New York Philharmonic Orch/Masur
Teldec 0630-13695
Antonin Dvorak: Symphony #9 In E Minor, Op.95"From The New World" II. Largo
Thomas Stacy, Eng. horn, New York Phil Orch/Masur
Teldec 9031-73244
Program 5

Victor Herbert: Cello Concerto #2 In E Minor, Op. 30 -
2. Andante Tranquillo (excerpt)
Yo-Yo Ma,c New York Phil./Masur
Sony 67173

Richard Wagner: Siegfried's Death and Funeral March from Götterdämmerung
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra/Tennstedt (excerpt)
EMI 68616
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Sym. No. 6 h-moll op.74 "Pathétique" 
4. Finale : adagio lamentoso - andante
New York Philharmonic Orchestra/Bernstein
Sony 47635
Mahler Symphony No. 4 - IV. Sehr behaglich - 7:49
Halban, NYPO/ Bruno Walter, Carnegie Hall, May 10, 1945
Sony 64450
Jean Sibelius(1865-1957) Violin Concerto in d min., Op 47 -
3 Allegro ma non tanto
Francescatti,v. NYPO/Bernstein, Philharmonic Hall, 1/15/1963
Sony 47540
Sergei Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto #3 in D minor, Op. 30 -
3. Finale: Alla breve
New York Phil. Orch./ Horowitz, p. Ormandy,c
RCA 12633



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