Tannhauser Overture And Venusberg Music (With "Theater Ending"). Chorus – Occidental College Concert Choir Chorus Master – Howard SwanComposed By – Wagner. Companies, etc. Recorded At – American Legion Hall, Hollywood. Conductor – Bruno Walter. Liner Notes – David Johnson (27). Orchestra – Columbia Symphony Orchestra. Producer – John McClure (tracks: A to C), Thomas Frost (tracks: D). Notes.
The album included the following session artists: Conductor. Columbia Symphony Orchestra.
Tannhäuser is an 1845 opera in three acts, music and text by Richard Wagner, based on two German legends: Tannhäuser, the legendary medieval German Minnesänger and poet, and the tale of the Wartburg Song Contest. The story centers on the struggle between sacred and profane love, and redemption through love, a theme running through much of Wagner's mature work.
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The BBC artist page for Richard Wagner. Find the best clips, watch programmes, catch up on the news, and read the latest Richard Wagner interviews. Initially establishing his reputation as a composer of works in the romantic vein of Carl Maria von Weber and Giacomo Meyerbeer, Wagner revolutionised opera through his concept of the Gesamtkunstwerk ("total work of art"), by which he sought to synthesise the poetic, visual, musical and dramatic arts, with music subsidiary to drama. He described this vision in a series of essays published between 1849 and 1852. Wagner realised these ideas most fully in the first half of the four-opera cycle Der Ring des Nibelungen (The Ring of the Nibelung). Tannhauser: Overture; Venusberg music (concert version).
Wagner Concert in Leipzig 1988 DDR 1 - Tannhauser Overture. Iceland Symphony Orchestra. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A major, . 22 (Arngunnur Árnadóttir, clarinet). Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73 (Kurt Masur, Gewandhausorchester Leipzig). Cardi B & Bruno Mars - Please Me (Official Video).
The overture is two oboes, one four horns, two bassoons, two trumpets, scored for one piccolo, two English horn, two clarinets, flutes, three trombones, one bass tuba, kettledrums, harp, strings. was sketched at Meudon near Paris in September, 1841, and completed and scored at Paris in November of that year. In 1852 Wagner changed the ending. In i860 he wrote another ending for the Paris It concerts. con brio in D minor, 6-4, with an empty fifth, against which horns and bassoons give out the Flying Dutchman motive. Richter wrote out immediately the parts, and then went to Zurich, where, with the help of Oskar Kahl, concert-master of the City orchestra, he engaged musicians. The first rehearsal was on. The second half of the choral is given out Then the orchestra develops the Sachs motive, by wind instruments. and at the end of a diminuendo there is a reference to the cobbler's song.
The chorus is on stunning form, and the orchestra play brilliantly for Axel Kober in a generally brisk and robust performance. The sound and pictures are superb. Technical details: 24-bit LPCM and dts-HD Master Audio.
Even so, the Symphony 2 should be cherished as the culmination of the very first complete Beethoven symphony cycle on record and the Brahms is an object-lesson in the virtue of being simple without becoming simplistic. The Wagner Rienzi Overture manages a rare miracle of avoiding hysterics while maintaining a gripping and dramatically-valid pacing throughout. The Liszt, too, is shorn of bombast yet pulses with vitality.
|Symphony No. 4, In E-Flat Major ("Romantic")
Composed By – Bruckner*
|A||Bewegt, Nicht Zu Schnell||18:40|
|B1||Andante Quasi Allegretto||15:38|
|C||Finale: Bewegt, Doch Nicht Zu Schnell||20:47|
|D||Tannhauser Overture And Venusberg Music (With "Theater Ending")
Chorus – Occidental College Concert Choir*Chorus Master – Howard SwanComposed By – Wagner*
|SBRG 72011||Bruno Walter Conducts Bruckner*, Wagner*, The Columbia Symphony Orchestra*, Occidental College Concert Choir*, Howard Swan||Bruno Walter Conducts Bruckner*, Wagner*, The Columbia Symphony Orchestra*, Occidental College Concert Choir*, Howard Swan - Symphony No. 4 ("The Romantic") / "Tannhauser" Overture & Venusberg Music. Record 1 (LP, Album)||CBS||SBRG 72011||UK||Unknown|
|BRG 72012||Bruno Walter Conducts Bruckner*, Wagner*, The Columbia Symphony Orchestra*, Occidental College Concert Choir*, Howard Swan||Bruno Walter Conducts Bruckner*, Wagner*, The Columbia Symphony Orchestra*, Occidental College Concert Choir*, Howard Swan - Symphony No. 4 ("The Romantic") / "Tannhauser" Overture & Venusberg Music. Record 2 (LP, Album)||CBS||BRG 72012||UK||1961|