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 Offer Furtwängler - The Early Recordings Volume 1

Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Wilhelm Furtwängler

Furtwängler's Bach may occasion some strokes, but his Mozart and Schubert, recorded in 1929-37, sing and dance with irresistible élan, and the playing of the Berlin Philharmonic is gorgeous. More…

Contents:

Bach, J S: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV1048

10:42
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Wilhelm Furtwängler
  • Recorded: 1930
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Berlin, Germany

I.

7:15

III. Allegro

3:27

 Excerpt  Bach, J S: Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV1068

5:07
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Wilhelm Furtwängler
  • Recorded: 13 June 1929
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Berlin, Germany

Overture (Suite) No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: II. Air, "Air on a G String"

5:07

 Excerpt  Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro, K492

4:13
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Wilhelm Furtwängler
  • Recorded: November 1933
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Berlin, Germany

Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492, Act I: Overture

4:13

 Excerpt  Mozart: Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K384

4:49
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Wilhelm Furtwängler
  • Recorded: November 1933
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Berlin, Germany

Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail, K. 384, Act I: Overture

4:49

Mozart: Serenade No. 13 in G major, K525 'Eine kleine Nachtmusik'

15:12
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Wilhelm Furtwängler
  • Recorded: 28 December 1936, June 1937
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Berlin, Germany

I. Allegro

4:20

II. Romanze: Andante

5:50

III. Minuet: Allegro - Trio

2:03

IV. Rondo: Allegro

2:59

Schubert: Rosamunde, D797

20:15
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Wilhelm Furtwängler
  • Recorded: 13 June 1929 (tk12), 1930 (tk10-11)
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Berlin, Germany

I. Overture (Die Zauberharfe, D. 644)

9:43

V. Entr'acte No. 3 in B-Flat Major

5:13

IX. Ballet No. 2 in G Major

5:19