Masterworks of the orchestral repertoire; a guide for listeners.


Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press [1954] .

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Subjects Orchestral music -- Analysis, appreciation.
Orchestre, Musique d' -- Analyse et appreĢciation.
Description xxii, 662 pages music 24 cm
Copyright Date [1954]
Contents Arthur Honegger (born 1892) : Symphony numbers 5 -- Zoltan Kodaly (born 1882) : Suite from Hary Janos ; Peacock Variations (Based on a Hungarian folk song) -- Ernst Krenek (born 1900) : Symphony numbers 2, opus 12 ; I Wonder as I Wander, symphonic movement for orchestra, in the form of variations on a North Carolina folk song, opus 94 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra, numbers 3 -- Edouard Lalo (1823-1892) : Overture to Le Roi d'Ys ; Symphonie Espagnole, for violin and orchestra, opus 21 -- Gustav Mahler (1860-1911) : Symphony numbers 1, in D major ; Symphony numbers 2, in C minor (Resurrection) ; Symphony numbers 3, in D minor ; Symphony numbers 4, in G major ; Symphony numbers 5, in C sharp minor ; Das Lied von der Erde (The Song of the Earth)
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847) : Symphony numbers 3, in A minor (Scotch), opus 56 ; Symphony numbers 4, in A major (Italian), opus 90 ; Overture to A Midsummer Night's Dream, opus 21 ; Overture, Fingal's Cave, opus 26 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 1, in G minor, opus 25 ; Concerto for violin and orchestra in E minor, opus 64 -- Darius Milhaud (born 1892) : Suite Provencale ; Suite Francaise ; Le Boeuf sur le Toit (The Bull on the Roof), a rhapsody on South American tunes -- Modest Moissorgsky (1835-1881) : Fantasie, A Night on the Bald Mountain ; Pictures at an Exhibition ; Prelude to Khovantchina -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) : Symphony numbers 31, in D major (Parisian) (K. 297) ; Symphony numbers 34, in C major (K. 338) ; Symphony numbers 35, in D major (Haffner) (K. 385) ; Symphony numbers 39, in E flat major (K. 543) ; Symphony numbers 40, in G minor (K. 550) ; Symphony numbers 41, in C major (Jupiter) (K. 551) ; Mozart's overtures ; Overture to The Marriage of Figaro ; Overture to Don Giovanni ; Overture to The Magic Flute ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 2, in D minor 9K. 446) ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 21, in C major (K. 467) ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 23, in A major (K. 488) ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 24, in C minor (K. 491) ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 26, in D major (Coronation) (K. 537)
Florent Schmitt (born 1870) : The Tragedy of Salome, after a poem by Robert d'Humieres, opus 50 -- Arnold Schonberg (1874-1953) : Verklarte Nacht (Radiant Night), opus 4 ; String quartet numbers 2, with soprano voice, opus 10 -- Franz Peter Schubert (1797-1828) : Symphony numbers 4, in C minor (Tragic) ; Symphony numbers 5, in B flat major ; Symphony numbers 6, in C major (The Little) ; Symphony numbers 7, in C major (The Great) ; Symphony numbers 8 (The Unfinished) ; Overture to Rosamunde -- Robert Schumann (1810-1856) : Symphony no, 1, in B flat major (Spring), opus 38 ; Symphony numbers 2, in C major, opus 67 ; Symphony numbers 3, in E flat major (Rhenish), opus 97 ; Symphony numbers 4, in D minor, opus 120 ; Overture, Scherzo and Finale, opus 52 ; Overture to Schiller's Bride of Messina, opus 100 ; Concerto for violoncello and orchestra in A minor, opus 129 -- Dimitri Shostakovich (born 1906) : Symphony numbers 1, in F minor, opus 10 ; Symphony numbers 5, opus 47 ; Symphony numbers 7, opus 60 -- Jan Julius Christian Sibelius (born 1865) : Symphony numbers 1, in E minor, opus 39 ; Symphony numbers 2, in D major, opus 43 ; Symphony numbers 3, in C major ; Symphony numbers 4, in A minor, opus 63 ; Symphony numbers 5, in E flat major, opus 82 ; Symphony numbers 7, in C major, opus 105 ; Concerto for violin and orchestra in D minor, opus 47
Georges Bizet (1838-1875) : Symphony in C major ; Suites nos. 1 and 2, from L' Arlesienne -- Ernest Bloch (born 1880) : Concerto grosso numbers 2, for strings ; Schelomo (Solomon), rhapsody for violoncello and orchestra -- Alexander Borodin (1834-1887) : Symphony numbers 2, in B minor ; A Sketch of the Steppes of Central Asia ; Polovtzian dances, from Prince Igor -- Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) : Symphony numbers 1, in C minor, opus 68 ; Symphony numbers 2, in D major, opus 73 ; Symphony numbers 3, in F major, opus 90 ; Symphony numbers 4, in E minor, opus 98 ; Academic Festival Overture, opus 80 ; Tragic Overture, opus 81 ; Variations on a Theme by Haydn, opus 56a ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 1, in D minor, opus 15 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra no, 2, in B flat major, opus 83 ; Concerto for violin and orchestra in D major, opus 77 -- Anton Bruckner (1824-1896) : Symphony numbers 1, in C minor ; Symphony numbers 3, in D minor ; Symphony numbers 4, in E flat major (Romantic) ; Symphony numbers 5, in B flat major ; Symphony numbers 7, in E major ; Symphony numbers 9, in D minor -- Ernest Amedee Chausson (1855-1890) : Symphony in B flat major, opus 20 ; Poeme, for violin and orchestra, opus 25 -- Luigi Cherubini (1760-1842) : Overture to Anacreon ; Overture to Les Abencerages -- Francois Frederic Chopin (1810-1849) : Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 1, in E minor, opus 11 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 2, in F minor, opus 21 -- Aaron Copland (born 1900) : A Dance Symphony ; Symphony numbers 3 ; El Salon Mexico ; An Outdoor Overture -- Claude Achille Debussy (1862-1918) : Prelude a l' Apres-midi d'un Faune (The Afternoon of a Faun) ; La mer (The Sea), three orchestral sketches ; Images, for orchestra -- Paul Dukas (1865-1935) : Symphony in C minor ; Scherzo, L' Apprenti Sorcier (The Sorcerer's Apprentice) -- Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904) : Symphony numbers 4, in G major, opus 88 ; Symphony numbers 5, in E minor (From The New World), opus 95 ; Concert overture, Carneval, opus 92 ; Concerto for violin and orchestra in A minor, opus 53 ; Concerto for violoncello and orchestra in B minor, opus 104 -- Edward Elgar (1857-1934) : Enigma Variations, opus 35 ; concerto for violin and orchestra, opus 61
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) : The Brandenburg concertos ; Brandenburg concerto numbers 1, in F major ; Brandenburg concerto numbers 3, in G major ; Brandenburg concerto numbers 5, in D major ; Suite numbers 1, in C major ; Suite numbers 2, in B minor, for flute and strings ; Suite numbers 3, in D major ; Concerto for piano numbers 1, in D minor ; Concerto for piano numbers 5, in F minor ; Concerto for violin numbers 2, in E major ; Concerto for two violins, in D minor ; Passacaglia and fugue for organ, transcribed for orchestra by Herman Boessenroth ; Toccata numbers 1, in C major, for organ, orchestrated by Leo Weiner ; Fantasia and fugue in G minor, orchestrated by Dimitri Mitropoulos ; Prelude and fugue in B minor, orchestrated by Dimitri Mitropoulos -- Bela Bartok (1881-1945) : Concerto for orchestra ; Concerto for violin and orchestra ; Concerto for viola and orchestra ; Music for strings, percussion, and celesta -- Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) : Symphony numbers 1, in C major, opus 21 ; Symphony numbers 2, in D major, opus 36 ; Symphony numbers 3, in E flat major (Eroica), opus 55 ; Symphony numbers 4, in B flat major, opus 60 ; Symphony numbers 5, in C minor, opus 67 ; Symphony numbers 6, in F major (Pastoral), opus 68 ; Symphony numbers 7, in A major, opus 92 ; Symphony numbers 8, in F major, opus 93 ; Symphony numbers 9, in D minor, opus 125 ; Overture to Prometheus, opus 43 ; Overture to Coriolanus, opus 62 ; The three Leonora overtures ; Overture to Fidelio, opus 72b ; Overture to Egmont, opus 84 ; King Stephen, opus 117, The Ruins of Athens, opus 113, Namensfeier, opus 115, Die Weihe Des Hauses, opus 124 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 1, in C major, opus 15 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 3, in C minor, opus 37 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 4, in G major, opus 58 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 5, in E flat major, opus 73 ; Concerto for violin and orchestra in D major, opus 61 -- Hector Berlioz (1803-1869) : Symphonie Fantastique, opus 14a ; Harold in Italy, symphony in four movements with viola solo, opus 16 ; Symphony, Romeo and Juliet, opus 17 ; Three pieces from The Damnation of Faust, opus 24 ; Overture to King Lear, opus 4 ; Overture, Roman Carnival, opus 9 ; Overture, Rob Roy ; Overture to Benvenuto Cellini, opus 23 ; Overture to "The Flight into Egypt," opus 25
Manuel de Falla (1877-1946) : Suite from El Amor Brujo (Love The Sorcerer) ; Three dances from The Three-Cornered Hat ; Nights in the Gardens of Spain, symphonic impressions, for piano and orchestra -- Cesar Franck (1822-1890) : Symphony in D minor ; Les Eolides, symphonic poem numbers 1 ; Le Chasseur Maudit (The Accursed Huntsman), symphonic poem numbers 2 ; Variations Symphoniques, for piano and orchestra -- Edvard Hagerup Grieg (1843-1907) : Concert overture, In Autumn, opus 11 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra in A minor, opus 16 -- George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) : Concerto grosso for strings in B flat major, opus 6, numbers 7 ; Concerto grosso in D minor, opus 6, numbers 10 ; Suite from the Water Music, arranged by Hamilton Harty -- Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) : Symphony numbers 45, in F sharp minor (Farewell) ; Symphony numbers 82, in C major (L' Ours -- The Bear) ; Symphony numbers 85, in B flat major (La Reine) ; Symphony numbers 92, in G major (Oxford) ; Symphony numbers 94, in G major (Surprise) ; Symphony numbers 95, in C minor ; Symphony numbers 96, in D major (Miracle) ; Symphony numbers 97, in C major ; Symphony numbers 100, in G major (Military) ; Symphony numbers 101, in D major (The clock) ; Symphony numbers 102, in B flat major ; Symphony numbers 103 (With the Drum Roll) ; Symphony numbers 104, in D major (London) -- Paul Hindemith (born 1895) : Symphony in E flat ; Symphony, Mathis der Maler (Matthias the Painter) ; Symphony, Die Harmonie der Welt (The Harmony of the World)
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937) : Symphonic fragments from the ballet Daphnis and Chloe ; Suite, Le Tombeau de Couperin ; Rhapsodie Espagnole ; Suite, Ma Mere l'Oye (Mother Goose) ; La Valse, a choreographic poem ; Valses Nobles et Sentimentales ; Pavane pour une Infante Defunte -- Max Reger (1873-1916) : Four tone-poems after pictures by Bocklin, opus 128 ; Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Beethoven, opus 86 ; Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Mozart, opus 132 -- Ottorino Respighi (1879-1935) : Symphonic poem, The Fountains of Rome ; Symphonic poem, The Pines of Rome ; Symphonic poem, Roman Festivals -- Nicolas Andreivitch Rimsky-Korsakoff (1844-1908) : Symphonic suite, Scheherazade ; Overture, The Russian Easter, opus 36 ; Capriccio Espagnol, opus 34 -- Charles Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921) : Symphony numbers 3, in C minor, opus 78 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 2, in G minor, opus 22 ; Concerto for violoncello and orchestra numbers 1, in A minor, opus 33
Richard Strauss (1864-1949) : Tone poem, Don Juan, opus 20 ; Tone poem, Tod und Verklarung (Death and Transfiguration), opus 24 ; Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche (Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks), opus 28 ; Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus spake Zarathustra), opus 30 ; Don Quixote, fantastic variations on a theme of knightly character, opus 35 ; Tone poem, Ein Heldenleben (A Hero's Life), opus 40 ; Symphonia Domestica, opus 53 -- Igor Stravinsky (born 1882) : Suite from the ballet The Fire Bird ; Suite from the ballet Petrouchka ; Le Sacre du Printemps (The Rite of Spring) ; Circus Polka -- Peter Iljitch Tchaikovsky (1840-1893) : Symphony no, 4, in F minor, opus 36 ; Symphony numbers 5, in E minor, opus 64 ; Symphony numbers 6, in B minor (Pathetique), opus 74 ; Overture-fantasia, Romeo and Juliet ; Fantasia, Francesca da Rimini, opus 32 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 1, in E flat, opus 23 ; Concerto for violin and orchestra, in D major, opus 35 ; Variations on a Rococo Theme, for violincello and orchestra, opus 33
Richard Wagner (1813-1883) : Overture to Die Feen (The Fairies) ; Overture to Rienzi ; Overture to The Flying Dutchman ; Overture and Bacchanale from Tannhauser ; Prelude to Lohengrin ; Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde ; Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg overture ; Prelude to Act III, Dance of the Apprentices, and Procession of the Mastersingers ; Excerpts and arrangements from Der Ring des Nibelungen Entrance of the Gods into Walhalla, from Das Rheingold ; The Ride of the Valkyries, and the Magic Fire Scene and Wotan's Farewell, from Die Walkure ; Waldweben (Forest Murmurs), from Siegfried ; Siegfried's Rhine Journey, Siegfried's Funeral March, and Brunnhilde's Immolation and Closing scene, from Die Gotterdammerung ; Parsifal : Prelude ; Good Friday Spell. A Faust overture ; Siegfried Idyl -- William Walton (born 1902) : Overture, Portsmouth Point ; Concerto for viola and orchestra ; Concerto for violin and orchestra -- Carl Maria von Weber (1786-1826) : Overture to Der Freischutz ; Overture to Euryanthe ; Overture to Oberon ; Konzertstuck in F minor for piano and orchestra -- Ralph Vaughan Williams (born 1872) : The London Symphony ; Symphony numbers 4, in F minor ; Norfolk Rhapsody numbers 1, in E minor ; Fantasie on a Theme by Thomas Tallis, for double string orchestra.
Walter Piston (born 1894) : Symphony numbers 4 -- Serge Prokofieff (1891-1953) : Classical Symphony, in D major, opus 25 ; Symphony numbers 5, in B flat major, opus 100 ; Symphony numbers 7, opus 131 ; "Scythian" suite, Ala and Lolli, opus 20 ; Suite from the opera The Love for Three Oranges, opus 33 bis. ; Lieutenant Kije, orchestral suite, opus 60 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 1, in D flat major, opus 10 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 3, in C major, opus 26 ; Concerto for violin and orchestra numbers 2, in G minor, opus 63 -- Sergei Vassilevitch Rachmaninoff (1873-1943) : Symphony numbers 2, in E minor, opus 27 ; Symphonic poem, Die Toteninsel (The Isle of the Dead), opus 29, after the painting by Arnold Bocklin ; Concerto for piano and orchestra numbers 2, in C minor, opus 18 ; Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, for piano and orchestra, opus 43
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