This is Leonard Bernstein: His Greatest Recordings

This is Leonard Bernstein: His Greatest Recordings

by Leonard Bernstein

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Product Details

Release Date: 08/17/2018
Label: Sony Masterworks
UPC: 0190758618623
catalogNumber: 19075861862
Rank: 13557

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Symphony No. 3 in E flat major ("Eroica"), Op. 55

    1. Allegro con brio  (16:55)
    2. Marcia funebre. Adagio assai  (15:15)
    3. Scherzo. Allegro vivace  (06:08)
    4. Finale. Allegro molto  (11:23)

Disc 2

  1. Die Weihe des Hauses (Consecration of the House), overture for orchestra, Op. 124  (09:58)
  2. König Stephan (King Stephen), incidental music, Op. 117: Overture

    1. Overture  (06:33)
  3. Fidelio, overture, Op. 72c  (06:47)
  4. Egmont, incidental music, Op. 84: Overture

    1. Overture  (09:00)
  5. Leonore Overture No. 3 in C major, Op. 72b  (13:12)

Disc 3

  1. Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major ("Emperor"), Op. 73

    1. Allegro  (19:35)
    2. Adagio un poco moto —attacca  (08:44)
    3. Rondo. Allegro  (10:04)
  2. Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37

    1. Allegro con brio  (15:32)
    2. Largo  (10:54)
    3. Rondo. Allegro  (09:28)

Disc 4

  1. Symphony No. 2 ("The Age of Anxiety"), for piano & orchestra or 2 pianos

    1. Part I: The Prologue. Lento moderato  (02:21)
    2. Part I: The Seven Ages. Variations 1-7  (08:22)
    3. Part I: The Seven Stages. Variations 8-14  (05:51)
    4. Part II: The Dirge. Largo  (05:38)
    5. Part II: The Masque. Extremely fast  (04:26)
    6. Part II: The Epilogue. L'istesso tempo — Adagio — Con moto  (05:27)
  2. Serenade (after Plato: Symposium), for violin, harp, percussion & strings; also for violin & piano

    1. Phaedrus — Pausanias Lento — Allegro marcato  (07:01)
    2. Aristophanes. Allegretto  (04:18)
    3. Eryximachus. Presto  (01:28)
    4. Agathon. Adagio  (07:33)
    5. Socrates — Alcibiades Molto tenuto — Adagio — Allegro molto vivace — Molto giocoso  (10:33)

Disc 5

  1. West Side Story, musical

    1. Act I: Prologue  (03:52)
    2. Act I: Jet Song  (02:07)
    3. Act I: Something's Coming  (02:38)
    4. Act I: The Dance at the Gym  (03:04)
    5. Act I: Maria  (02:39)
    6. Act I: Tonight (Balcony Scene)  (03:53)
    7. Act I: America  (04:34)
    8. Act I: Cool  (04:00)
    9. Act I: One Hand, One Heart  (03:02)
    10. Act I: Tonight  (03:38)
    11. Act I: The Rumble  (02:44)
    12. Act II: I Feel Pretty  (02:47)
    13. Act II: Somewhere (Dream Ballet)  (07:33)
    14. Act II: Gee, Officer Krupke  (04:05)
    15. Act II: A Boy Like That / I Have a Love  (04:18)
    16. Act II: Finale  (02:01)

Disc 6

  1. Candide, operetta in 2 acts (Scottish opera or final revised version)

    1. Act I: Overture  (04:04)
    2. Act I: The Best of All Possible Worlds  (03:24)
    3. Act I: Oh, Happy We  (01:51)
    4. Act I: It Must Be So  (01:52)
    5. Act I: Mazurka. The Paris Waltz  (01:38)
    6. Act I: Glitter and Be Gay  (05:43)
    7. Act I: You Were Dead, You Know  (02:29)
    8. Act I: My Love  (02:02)
    9. Act I: I Am Easily Assimilated  (03:32)
    10. Act I: Quartet Finale  (02:46)
    11. Act II: Quiet  (03:48)
    12. Act II: Eldorado  (03:15)
    13. Act II: Bon Voyage  (02:36)
    14. Act II: What's the Use?  (03:40)
    15. Act II: The Venice Gavotte  (03:58)
    16. Act II: Finale. Make Our Garden Grow  (04:18)

Disc 7

  1. Rodeo, selections from the ballet (including "Four Dance Episodes")

    1. Buckaroo Holiday. Allegro con spirito  (07:03)
    2. Corral Nocturne. Moderato  (04:05)
    3. Saturday Night Waltz. Introduction - Slow Waltz  (04:14)
    4. Hoe-Down. Allegro  (03:13)
  2. Billy the Kid, ballet

    1. Introduction. The Open Prairie  (03:15)
    2. Street in a Frontier Town  (03:22)
    3. Mexican Dance and Finale  (03:10)
    4. Prairie Night (Card Game at Night)  (03:12)
    5. Gun Battle  (01:49)
    6. Celebration (after Billy's Capture)  (02:21)
    7. Billy's Death  (01:19)
    8. The Open Prairie again  (01:48)

Disc 8

  1. Symphony No. 9 in E minor ("From the New World"), B. 178 (Op. 95) (first published as No. 5)

    1. Adagio — Allegro molto  (11:05)
    2. Largo  (14:43)
    3. Scherzo. Molto vivace  (06:34)
    4. Allegro con fuoco  (10:59)

Disc 9

  1. Rhapsody in Blue, for piano & orchestra (orchestrated by F. Grofé)  (16:33)
  2. An American in Paris, tone poem for orchestra  (18:29)
  3. Grand Canyon Suite, for orchestra

    1. Sunrise  (05:16)
    2. Painted Desert  (05:47)
    3. On the Trail  (07:22)
    4. Sunset  (05:26)
    5. Cloudbrust  (09:00)

Disc 10

  1. Symphony No. 82 in C major ("The Bear"), H. 1/82

    1. Vivace assai  (07:52)
    2. Allegretto  (06:09)
    3. Menuetto - Trio  (04:43)
    4. Finale. Vivace  (05:42)
  2. Symphony No. 83 in G minor ("The Hen"), H. 1/83

    1. Allegro spiritoso  (06:56)
    2. Andante  (06:31)
    3. Menuetto. Allegretto - Trio  (04:00)
    4. Finale. Vivace  (03:41)

Disc 11

  1. Rückert Lieder, song collection for voice & piano (or orchestra)

    1. Ich atmet' einen linden Duft  (03:27)
    2. Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder  (01:35)
    3. Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen  (08:08)
    4. Um Mitternacht  (07:43)
  2. Aus der Jugendzeit (Lieder und Gesänge), songs (14) for voice & piano (or orchestra) in 3 volumes

    1. Nicht wiedersehen!  (05:21)
    2. Don Juan: Serenade  (02:07)
    3. Zu Straßburg auf der Schanz'  (04:38)
    4. Scheiden und Meiden  (02:40)
    5. Selbstgefühl  (02:05)
    6. Um schlimme Kinder artig zu machen  (01:58)
    7. Ablösung im Sommer  (01:37)
    8. Don Juan: Phantasie  (02:37)
    9. Erinnerung  (03:20)
    10. Ich ging mit Lust durch einen grünen Wald  (05:24)
    11. Frühlingsmorgen  (02:28)
  3. Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen, song cycle for voice & piano (or orchestra)

    1. Wenn mein Schatz Hochzeit macht  (03:56)
    2. Ging heut morgen übers Feld  (03:52)
    3. Ich hab ein glühend Messer  (03:08)
    4. Die zwei blauen Augen  (05:08)

Disc 12

  1. Symphony No. 3 in D minor

    1. Part I: I. Kräftig. Entschieden  (33:19)
    2. Part II: II. Tempo di Menuetto. Sehr mäßig  (10:09)
    3. Part II: III. Comodo. Scherzando. Ohne Hast  (17:58)
    4. Part II: IV. Sehr langsam. Misterioso. Durchaus ppp "O Mensch! Gib Acht!  (08:48)
    5. Part II: V. Lustig im Tempo und keck im Ausdruck " Es sungen drei Engel"  (04:12)
    6. Part II: VI. Langsam. Ruhevoll. Empfunden  (25:09)

Disc 14

  1. Piano Concerto No. 17 in G major, K. 453

    1. Allegro  (12:44)
    2. Andante  (12:16)
    3. Allegretto - Presto  (08:00)
  2. Piano Concerto No. 15 in B flat major, K. 450

    1. Allegro  (11:23)
    2. Andante  (08:00)
    3. Allegro  (08:26)

Disc 15

  1. Symphony No. 3 ("Sinfonia espansiva"), FS 60 (Op. 27)

    1. Allegro espansivo  (11:42)
    2. Andante pastorale  (09:54)
    3. Allegretto un poco  (06:29)
    4. Finale. Allegro  (09:34)
  2. Symphony No. 5, FS 97 (Op. 50)

    1. Tempo giusto - Adagio non troppo  (18:39)
    2. Allegro - Andante un poco tranquillo  (14:41)

Disc 16

  1. Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring), ballet in 2 parts for orchestra

    1. Part I: L' Adoration de la terre: Introduction  (03:29)
    2. Part I: L' Adoration de la terre: Les Augures printaniers (Danses des adolescentes)  (03:17)
    3. Part I: L' Adoration de la terre: Jeu du rapt  (01:16)
    4. Part I: L' Adoration de la terre: Rondes printanières  (03:41)
    5. Part I: L' Adoration de la terre: Jeux des cités rivales  (01:51)
    6. Part I: L' Adoration de la terre: Cortège du Sage  (00:39)
    7. Part I: L' Adoration de la terre: Adoration de la terre (Le Sage)  (00:22)
    8. Part I: L' Adoration de la terre: Danse de la terre  (01:11)
    9. Part II: Le Sacrifice: Introduction  (05:13)
    10. Part II: Le Sacrifice: Cercles mystérieux des adolescentes  (03:18)
    11. Part II: Le Sacrifice: Glorification de l'Élue  (01:30)
    12. Part II: Le Sacrifice: Évocation des ancêtres  (00:52)
    13. Part II: Le Sacrifice: Action rituelle des ancêtres  (03:23)
    14. Part II: Le Sacrifice: Danse sacrale (L' Élue)  (04:32)

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