1812 overture Capriccio italien / Tchaikovsky. Wellington's victory / Beethoven

Author(s): Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893
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Subjects: Overtures
Orchestral music
Peninsular War, 1807-1814--Songs and music
Formats: Sound Recording, CD
Material Type: Musical sound recording -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: [New York] : Mercury, [1996], p1995
Series: Mercury living presence
Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Added Titles: Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 Capriccio italien
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 Wellingtons Sieg
Alternate Title(s): 1812 année.
Analytic Titles: Capriccio italien
Wellingtons Sieg
Wellington's victory
Additional Authors: Dorati, Antal
Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
London Symphony Orchestra
Notes: Issue number: D111714
Issue number: 434 360-2
Compact disc
The 3rd work is a symphony
Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra (1st-2nd works) ; University of Minnesota Brass Band (1st work) ; London Symphony Orchestra (3rd work) ; Antal Dorati, conductor. Includes spoken commentary by Deems Taylor after 1st and 3rd works
Recorded in the Northrop Memorial Auditorium, University of Minnesota, Apr. 5, 1958 (1st work) and Dec. 22, 1958 (2nd work), with the recordings of the 1775 bronze cannon at West Point and the carillon of the Harkness Memorial Tower, Yale University, dubbed in to the 1st, and June 9, 1960 (3rd work) in Wembley Town Hall, London; the battle effects were taped at the U.S. Military Academy, Aug. 1960
Previously issued in 1958, 1959, and 1961
Durations: 15:20; 11:55 (commentary); 14:30; 14:51; 9:26 (commentary)
OCLC Number: 82117269
ISBN/ISSN: D111714
434 360-2