2013

  1. TOSCANINI CONDUCTS VERDI: REQUIEM MASS & TE DEUM

    TOSCANINI CONDUCTS VERDI: REQUIEM MASS & TE DEUM

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    Verdi: Requiem Mass, with NBC Symphony, Zinka Milanov, Soprano; Bruna Castagna, Mezzo; Jussi Björling, Tenor; Nicola Moscona, Bass; and Te Deum, with Westminster Choir and NBC Symphony, both performed on 23 November 1940 in Carnegie Hall. CD 1: 56:58; CD2: 42:52. Sound restoration (2012) by Kit Higginson; liner notes by Harvey Sachs. [AAD] UPC # 0-17685-12692-5. Special offer: 2 CDs priced as one!

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  2. EXILE: PIANO MUSIC BY COMPOSERS WITH ROOTS IN TWO CONTINENTS.  Eric Le Van, piano

    EXILE: PIANO MUSIC BY COMPOSERS WITH ROOTS IN TWO CONTINENTS. Eric Le Van, piano

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    Erich Korngold: Vier Walzer für Klavier; Eric Zeisl: 8 Klavierstücke „November"; Ernst Toch: Scherzo in h-moll, op. 11; Profile Nr. 3 op. 68; Der Jongleur, Burleske op. 31 Nr. 3; Arnold Schoenberg: Sechs kleine Stücke op. 19; Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Cielo di settembre op. 1; I Naviganti; Fandango. Eric Le Van, Piano. A co-production of Bayerischer Rundfunk (Radio Bavaria) and Music & Arts. [DDD] Total Time: 68:18. UPC # 0-1768512712-0.


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  3. WAGNER: DIE WALKÜRE: ACT II WITH FLAGSTAD LEHMANN MELCHIOR & REINER

    WAGNER: DIE WALKÜRE: ACT II WITH FLAGSTAD LEHMANN MELCHIOR & REINER

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    With Kirsten Flagstad as Brünnhilde, Lotte Lehmann as Sieglinde, Kathryn Meisle as Fricka, Lauritz Melchior as Siegmund, Emmanuel List as Hunding, Conductor, Fritz Reiner, San Francisco, 13 November, 1936. First released by our predecessor organization, Educational Media Associates of America, Inc., in 1976 on LP-426, this recording was subsequently reissued in a restoration by Maggi Payne in 1999 as Music & Arts CD-1048, and was newly restored for the present edition in 2013 from recently discovered NBC transcription discs by Ward Marston and Aaron Z. Snyder. AAD; TT: 74:28. UPC # 0-17685-12722-9. Learn More
  4. FROBERGER 1649. Colin Tilney, harpsichord.

    FROBERGER 1649. Colin Tilney, harpsichord.

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    Johann Jakob Froberger (1616 –1667): Works for Harpsichord--Suite No. 1 in A minor; Suite No. 2 in D minor; Suite No. 3; Suite No. 4 in F in G; Suite No. 5 in C; Suite No. 6 in G (Auf die Mayerin); Canzon 2; Fantasia 2; Fantasia 5; Toccata 3; Toccata 4; Lamento sopra la dolorosa perdita della Real Maestà di Ferdinando IV. Colin Tilney, harpsichord. [DDD] Total time: 68:45. UPC# # 0-1768512802-8.

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  5. CLAUDIO ARRAU LIVE

    CLAUDIO ARRAU LIVE

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    All-Mozart recital from the Tanglewood Festival. Given in the Concert Hall, July 21, 1964. CD 1 (66:15): Piano Sonata No. 5 in G Major, K.283, Piano Sonata No. 18 in A Minor, K.310, Fantasie No. 4 in C Minor, K.475, Piano Sonata No. 14 in C Minor, K.457. CD 2 (33:49): Piano Sonata No. 17 in B Flat Major, K.570, Piano Sonata No. 18 in D Major, K.576. Baldwin piano. Restoration engineer: Gene Gaudette. Premiere CD release! Issued with the kind permission of the Arrau Estate. AAD stereo  Total Time:100 min. UPC # 0-17685-12742-7.


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  6. FURTWANGLER CONDUCTS BEETHOVEN: THE BEST OF THE WORLD WAR II LEGACY—NEW EDITION WITH A 2012 STATE OF THE ART RESTORATION OF THE NINTH!

    FURTWANGLER CONDUCTS BEETHOVEN: THE BEST OF THE WORLD WAR II LEGACY—NEW EDITION WITH A 2012 STATE OF THE ART RESTORATION OF THE NINTH!

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    CD #1 - 76:04, Symphony #3 in Eb, Op. 55 (VPO, 19/20 Dec. 1944); Overture to "Coriolan," Op. 6 (BPO 27/30 June 1943); Overture #3 to "Leonore," Op. 72 (VPO, 2 June 1944). CD #2 - 76:49, Symphony #5 in c, Op. 67 (BPO, 27/30 June 1943); Symphony #6 in F, Op. 68 (BPO, 20/22 March 1944). CD #3 - 73:26, Symphony #4 in Bb, Op. 60 (BPO, 27/30 June 1943); Symphony #7 in A, Op. 92 (BPO, 31 Oct./3 Nov. 1943). CD #4 - 73:12, Symphony #9 in D-minor, Op. 125 with Erna Berger (soprano), Gertrude Pitzinger (contralto), Walter Ludwig (tenor), Rudolf Watzke (bass), and the Philharmonic Choir (BPO, 22/24 March 1942). Notes by John Ardoin. (AAD) UPC # 0-17685-40492-4. 4 CDs priced as 3.

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