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Corporate Author Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer.

Title Beecham [sound recording] : The 1959 Royal Festival Hall concert including Beethoven Symphony no. 7.

Imprint [London] : BBC Legends, p1999.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    ES BEET 7 B12CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Note Compact disc.
"[P]lus encores and speeches by Sir Thomas Beecham."
The 3rd work is a suite from the ballet.
Contents The British national anthem (1:19) -- Overture The fair Melusina : op. 32 / Felix Mendelssohn (10:48) -- Carte blanche / John Addison (17:32) -- Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92 / Ludwig van Beethoven (33:11) -- Danse des prêtresses / Camille Saint-Saëns (2:49) -- A few introductory words by Sir Thomas Beecham (1:00) -- Cortège et air de danse / Claude Debussy (4:38) -- A few introductory words by Sir Thomas Beecham (:58) -- Le sommeil de Juliette / Charles Gounod (2:44).
Performer Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, conductor.
Event Recorded in Royal Festival Hall, London, Nov. 8, 1959.
Subject Overtures.
Suites (Orchestra)
Operas -- Excerpts.
Added Author Beecham, Thomas, 1879-1961. Conductor.
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Märchen von der schönen Melusine.
Addison, John, 1920-1998. Carte blanche. Suite.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Symphonies, no. 7, op. 92, A major.
Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. Samson et Dalila. Danse des prêtresses de Dagon.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Enfant prodigue. Cortège et air de danse.
Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893. Roméo et Juliette. Sommeil de Juliette.
Added Title God save the King.
Standard No. 684911401226
Music No. BBCL 4012-2 BBC
BBCL 4012-2 BBC Legends

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