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 Offer Furtwängler - The Early Recordings Volume 2

Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Wilhelm Furtwängler

Furtwängler didn't enjoy recording, but his first recording of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony in 1926, is fresh, invigorating and characteristic, though the sound will deter all but devotees. More…

Contents:

Beethoven: Egmont Overture, Op. 84

8:35
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Wilhelm Furtwängler
  • Recorded: November 1933
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Berlin

Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67

31:37
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Wilhelm Furtwängler
  • Recorded: 16,30 October 1926
  • Recording Venue: Berlin

I. Allegro con brio

6:17

II. Andante con moto

10:57

III. Allegro

5:38

IV. Allegro

8:45

 Excerpt  Weber: Der Freischütz

9:48
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Wilhelm Furtwängler
  • Recorded: 16 October 1926
  • Recording Venue: Berlin

Der Freischutz, J. 277: Overture

9:48

 Excerpt  Rossini: La gazza ladra

9:12
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Wilhelm Furtwängler
  • Recorded: 1930
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Berlin

La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie): Overture

9:12

Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville): Overture

7:09
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Wilhelm Furtwängler
  • Recorded: May 1935
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Berlin