[New Release!] CD-1213(4) THE ART OF DIMITRI MITROPOULOS, VOL. 1 OF 2: BROADCAST PERFORMANCES, 1941-1957. CD 1: BERG: Violin Concerto, Joseph Szigeti, Violin, NBC Symphony Orchestra on December 11, 1945. BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto #3 in C minor, Op. 37, Jean Casadesus, Piano, Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra on February 23, 1957 (Binghampton, New York) (57:35). CD 2: VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis. CHAUSSON: Symphony in Bb, Op. 20. STRAVINSKY: Suite from The Firebird, Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra on August 29, 1943 (Carnegie Hall) (70:53). CD 3: SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 1 in B flat major, Op. 38, “Spring”, Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra on November 15, 1953 (Carnegie Hall). R. STRAUSS: Eine Alpensinfonie (An Alpine Symphony), Op. 64, Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra on November 23, 1947 (Carnegie Hall) (77:32). CD 4: In Honor of Ferruccio Busoni. MOZART: (arr Busoni) Overture to Idomeneo. BUSONI: Indian Fantasy for Piano and Orchestra, Egon Petri, Piano. Two Sketches for Doktor Faustus – Sarabande; CortÃ©ge. Violin Concerto in D, Op. 35a, Joseph Szigeti, Violin. Szigeti recalls Busoni (3:43) (from a talk given in 1965 at Harvard University). Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra on December 28, 1941 (Carnegie Hall) (72:54). Liner notes by William Trotter and James Miller. Audio restoration (2008) by Lani Spahr. [AAD] UPC# 017685-12132 6.
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