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Author Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886.

Title A Faust symphony [sound recording] / Liszt.

Imprint London : Decca, [2000], p1986.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    ES LISZ FS S51CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 011422 001649 001228 004431
Series Double Decca
Note Text of 1st work (last movement) from Goethe's Faust.
Compact discs.
Program notes include texts in German with English translations.
Contents A Faust symphony (74:22) -- Les préludes (16:49) -- Prometheus (12:28) -- Dante symphony (including alternative ending) (44:31).
Performer Siegfried Jerusalem, tenor, Chicago Symphony Orchestra & Chorus (1st work); London Philharmonic Orchestra (2nd-3rd works); Sir Georg Solti, conductor (1st-3rd works); Orchestre de la Suisse romande, Jesús López-Cobos, conductor (4th work).
Event Recorded at Orchestra Hall, Chicago, Jan. 1986 (Faust); Kingsway Hall, London, Apr. 1977 (Les préludes), June 1977 (Prometheus); Victoria Hall, Geneva, March 1981 (Dante).
Language The 1st work sung in German.
Subject Faust, ca. 1540 -- Songs and music.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 -- Musical settings.
Symphonic poems.
Added Author Jerusalem, Siegfried. Performer.
Solti, Georg, 1912-1997- Conductor.
López Cobos, Jesús. Conductor.
Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Faust-Symphonie.
Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Préludes.
Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Prometheus (Symphonic poem)
Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Symphonie zu Dante's Divina commedia.
Added Title Orchestra music. Selections
Standard No. 028946675120
Music No. 289 466 751-2 Decca

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