The Changing Orchestra

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197D0119971229

The first of five programmes this week in which Michael Hall explores the changing sound of the recorded orchestra.

In this programme, he introduces recordings by the Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra of Strauss, Debussy, Bruckner, Mahler, Mozart and Dvorak conducted by Willem Mengelberg, Eduard van Beinum, Bernard Haitink, Nikolaus Harnoncourt and Riccardo Chailly.

197D0219971230

Five programmes this week in which Michael Hall explores the changing sound of the recorded orchestra.

In the second programme, he looks at the Leningrad Philharmonic and introduces recordings of it playing Beethoven, Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky, Liadov, Kabalevsky and Rachmaninov under Yevgeni Mravinsky, Kurt Sanderling, Yuri Temirkanov, Dmitri Kabalevsky and Mariss Jansons.

197D0319971231

Five programmes this week in which Michael Hall explores the changing sound of the recorded orchestra.

In the third programme, he looks at the Philadelphia Orchestra and introduces recordings of Stravinsky, Wagner, Rachmaninov, Bartok, Ravel and Musorgsky conducted by Leopold Stokowski, Eugene Ormandy, Charles Munch and Riccardo Muti.

197D0419980101

Five programmes this week in which Michael Hall explores the changing sound of the recorded orchestra.

In the fourth programme, he looks at the Czech Philharmonic and introduces recordings of Dvorak, Smetana, Beethoven, Janecek and Suk conducted by Vaclav Talich, Rafael Kubelik, Paul Kletzki, Karel Ancerl, Vaclav Neumann and Libor Pesek.

197D0519980102

Concluding the series in which Michael Hall explores the changing sound of the recorded orchestra.

Today, he looks at the LONDON Philharmonic and introduces recordings of Berlioz, Haydn, Sibelius, Tchaikovsky, Elgar, Holst, Mozart, Stravinsky and Beethoven conducted by Thomas Beecham, Hamilton Harty, Eduard van Beinum, Adrian Boult, John Pritchard, Bernard Haitink, Georg Solti and Klaus Tennstedt.