Cookie Control

This site uses cookies to store information on your computer.
I am happy to proceed
Image

MOZART: Symphony No. 40


Buy + Add To Wish List + £6.99 - Few in stock

Shipping time: In stock | Expected delivery 1-2 days | Free UK Delivery
In partnership with Yehudi Menuhin, one of the foremost violinists of the last century, Furtw?ñngler's highly-praised 1947 performance of Beethoven's Violin Concerto, was his first post-war studio recording following his flight to Switzerland after the German collapse of 1945.

Sixteen months later, at the end of 1948, Furtwangler led the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra in the first of several sessions at which this unique partnership - representing the absolute peak of European music-making - recreated to the full the genius of one of Mozart's finest compositions.

The first volume of this series of 1940-50s recordings (8.110994) has been highly successful, The Sunday Times describing the disc as containing "exquisite moments" and that "the best, most Furtw?ñngler-ish thing on the disc is a noble account, dark and passionate, of the overture to Gluck's Alceste.""
Facts
Item number 8110996
Barcode 636943199626
Release date 02/05/2006
Category Concertos | Classical Music
Label Naxos Records | Naxos Historical
Media type CD
Number of units 1
Performers
Artists Menuhin, Yehudi
Composers Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductors Furtwangler, Wilhelm
Orchestras Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Producers Marston, Ward
Disc: 1
Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550
1 I. Molto allegro
2 II. Andante
3 III. Minuet: Allegretto - Trio
4 IV. Finale: Allegro assai
5 I. Allegro ma non troppo
6 II. Larghetto
7 III. Rondo: Allegro
Write your own review
You must log in to be able to write a review
If you like MOZART: Symphony No. 40, please tell your friends! You can easily share this page directly on Facebook, Twitter and via e-mail below.

You may also like.....

Image
£6.99
FURTWANGLER: Great Conductors, Commercial Recordings Vol. 6
Image
£6.99
MOZART: Violin Concerto No. 3 / PAGANINI: Violin Concerto No. 1
Image
£6.99
BEETHOVEN: Piano Concertos Nos. 4 and 5
Image
£6.99
MOZART / BEETHOVEN / LISZT: Piano Concertos
FURTWANGLER: 1942-49 CD2 8110995 27/02/2006 £6.99
MOZART: Serenades Nos. 10 and 13, "Eine kleine Nachtmusik 8110994 03/01/2006 £6.99
Few in stock Buy +
MOZART / BEETHOVEN: Violin Sonatas 8110988 20/08/2004 £6.99
Few in stock Buy +
GRIEG: Piano Concerto / CHOPIN: Sonata in B Flat Minor 8110686 01/10/2002 £6.99
Lhevinne, Jozef: Complete Recordings 8110681 01/05/2002 £6.99
Heifetz 100th Anniversary Tribute 8107001 01/01/2001 £35.99
Few in stock Buy +
Image Image Image Image
My account
My cart: 0 items