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Symphony, Part 06 (French)

Part VI of a massive series on examining the concept of a symphony, widely considered the most important form of symphonic music.

 
Program 1

Haydn: Symphony No. 7 in C, Le Midi (excerpt)
English Concert/Pinnock
Archiv 423098
:20

Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in d minor, Choral (excerpt)
CSO/Solti
Lon 430400
:10

Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in B-flat (excerpt)
Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Abbado
DG 423652
:21

Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in c minor (excerpt)
Berlin Phil/Harnoncourt
Teldec 13136
:17

Ives: Symphony No. 1 (excerpt)
CSO/Thomas
Sony 44939
11:43

Spontini: Allegretto Grazioso fr. La Vestale (excerpt)
Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra/Muti
Sony 66357
:48

Beethoven: Symphony No. 8 (excerpt)
CSO/Solti
Decca 430400
:30

Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique (excerpt)
NY Phil/Bernstein
Sony 60968
:38

Saint-Saëns: Symphony in A, I (excerpt)
Orchestre National De L’ORTF/Martinon
EMI 62643
2:09, :35

Saint-Saëns: Symphony #1 in E Flat, Op. 2, I & II
Orchestre National De L’ORTF/Martinon
EMI 62643
13:25

Gounod: Symphony No. 1 in D, I
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra/Hogwood
Lon 430231
6:25

Bizet: Symphony in C, I
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra/Wolff
Teldec 77309
7:17

Gounod: Symphony No. 1 in D, II (excerpt)
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra/Hogwood
Lon 430231
:37

Bizet: Symphony in C, II & IV
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra/Wolff
Teldec 77309
16:02

Program 2

Saint-Saëns: Symphony #2 In A Minor, I
Orchestre National De L’ORTF/Martinon
EMI 62643
7:05, :19

Hermann: Prelude fr. Vertigo (excerpt)
LA Phil/Salonen
Sony 60991
:08

Saint-Saëns: Symphony In F, Urbs Roma, I (excerpt)
Orchestre National De L’ORTF/Martinon
EMI 62643
:50

Bizet: Roma Symphonie, I, III & IV
Orchestre National De Lille/Casadesus
Erato 45016
11:08, 13:47

Saint-Saëns: Symphony #2 In A Minor, Op. 55, IV
Orchestre National De L’ORTF/Martinon
EMI 62643
7:15

Gounod: Petite Symphonie, I & IV
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra/Hogwood
Lon 430231
10:17, 1:35

Program 3

Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 1 in E-flat, Op. 2 (excerpt)
Orchestre National De L’ORTF/Martinon
EMI 62643
1:06

Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 in c minor, Organ (excerpt)
Berlin Philhamonic/Levine
DG 419617
1:32

D’Indy: Symphony on a French Mountain Air, Op. 25, I
Philadelphia Orchestra/Ormandy; Casadesus, p.
Sony 46730
10:42

Lalo: Symphony in G minor, I
Basel Symphony Orchestra/Andretta
CPO 999296
8:21

Saint-Saëns: Symphony #3 In C Minor, Organ, Op. 78, I, III & IV
Berlin Philhamonic/Levine
DG 419617
25:55

Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole, Op. 21, II
Montreal Symphony Orchestra/Dutoit; Bell, v.
Decca 444802
4:27

Program 4

Franck: Symphony in d minor, I-III
Orchestre Des Champs-Elysées/Herreweghe
Harmonia Mundi 901771
37:38

Chausson: Symphony in B-flat Major, Op. 20, I
BBC Philharmonic/Tortelier
Chandos 9650
12:01

Program 5

Dukas: Symphony In C, III
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra/Tortelier
Chandos 9225
:18, 11:16

d’Indy: Symphony No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 57, I
Monte Carlo Philharmonic/De Priest
Koch 7280
11:55

Roussel: Symphony No. 1, Op. 7, Le Poéme de la forêt, I & II
Orchestre Philharmonique d’ Radio France/Janowski
RCA 62511
12:34

Roussel: Symphony No. 3 in g minor, Op. 42, III & IV
Orchestre Philharmonique d’ Radio France/Janowski
RCA 62511
8:37

Roussel: Symphony No. 4, IV
Philharmonia Orchestra/Karajan
EMI 63316
4:02

 

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