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Author Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893.

Title 1812 overture [sound recording] ; Capriccio italien / Tchaikovsky. Wellington's victory / Beethoven.

Imprint [New York] : Mercury, [1996] ([New York] : BMG Direct)


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    EA TCHA EF D14CD    DUE 08-11-19
Description 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Mercury living presence
Note BMG Direct: D111714 (no. of manufacturer).
The 3rd work is a symphony.
Includes two tracks (after the 1st and 3rd works) of commentary in English by Deems Taylor.
Previously issued in 1961 and 1959 as analog discs: LPS9000 (3rd work) and SR90054 (1st-2nd works), respectively.
Compact disc.
Durations: 15:20; 14:30; 15:00.
Program notes (13 p.) inserted in container.
"Mfd. for BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. under license"--Container.
Performer Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra (1st-2nd works) ; University of Minnesota Brass Band (1st work) ; London Symphony Orchestra (3rd work) ; Antal Dorati, conductor.
Event 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 (July 30, 1958) and the carillon of the Harkness Memorial Tower, Yale University (May 10, 1958), dubbed into the 1st work, and June 9, 1960 (3rd work) in Wembley Town Hall, London; the battle effects were taped at West Point, Aug. 20, 1960.
Subject Overtures.
Orchestral music.
Peninsular War, 1807-1814 -- Songs and music.
Added Author Taylor, Deems, 1885-1966.
Dorati, Antal. Conductor.
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Capriccio italien.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Wellingtons Sieg.
Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
London Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Capriccio italien.
Wellington's victory.
Music No. 434 360-2 Mercury
D 111714 BMG Direct
LPS9000 Mercury
SR90054 Mercury

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