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Johann Sebastian Bach – Franz Liszt – Preludio e fuga in la minore – BWV 543 – Byron Janis – 1947

BACH-LISZT: Prelude and Fugue in A Minor, BWV 543

Byron Janis, piano

Victor 78rpm disc 12-0379-A, B
Recorded in 1947
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
(Higher bit rate – 6/13)

BACH-LISZT: Prelude and Fugue in A Minor, BWV 543

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Modest Petrovic Musorgskij – Quadri per un’esposizione – Pictures at an exibition – Wladimir Horowitz – 1947

MOUSSORGSKY: Pictures at an Exhibition.
Edited: Vladimir Horowitz.

Vladimir Horowitz, piano.

Promenade
The Gnome
Promenade
Il vecchio castello
Promenade
Tuileries
Bydlo
Promenade
Ballet of the Unhatched Chicks
Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle
Limoges, the Market
Catacombs (Sepulchrum romanum)
Con mortuis in lingua mortua
The Hut on Fowl’s Legs
The Great Gate of Kiev

Filename Size Date
01.Promenade.mp3 2,440,352   4/28/19
02.TheGnome.mp3 3,996,196   4/28/19
03.Promenade.mp3 1,354,015   4/28/19
04.IlVecchioCastello.mp3 5,838,157   4/28/19
05.Promenade.mp3 864,040   4/28/19
06.Tuileries.mp3 1,720,162   4/28/19
07.Bydlo.mp3 4,386,700   4/28/19
08.Promenade.mp3 1,159,239   4/28/19
09.BalletOfTheUnhatchedChicks.mp3 1,958,086   4/28/19
10.SamuelGoldenbergAndSchmuyle.mp3 3,607,828   4/28/19
11.LimogesTheMarket.mp3 2,233,721   4/28/19
12.CatacombssepulchrumRomanum.mp3 2,059,344   4/28/19
13.ConMortuisInLinguaMortua.mp3 3,824,230   4/28/19
14.TheHutOnFowlsLegs.mp3 5,484,037   4/28/19
15.TheGreatGateOfKiev.mp3 6,884,310   4/28/19

 

Victor 78rpm discs 12-0493 – 12-0496.
Recorded November 7 & December 22, 1947.
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
(Improved transfer & Higher bit rate – 10/13)

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Robert Schumann – Sinfonia n. 4 in re minore op. 120 – The Cleveland Orchestra – George Szell – 1947

SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 4 in D Minor, Op. 120
The Cleveland Orchestra
George Szell, conductor

I. Ziemlich langsam (Andante); Lebhaft (Allegro)

I. Ziemlich langsam (Andante); Lebhaft (Allegro)

II. Romanza

II. Romanza

III. Scherzo

III. Scherzo

IV. Finale – Langsam (Largo); Lebhaft (Allegro)

IV. Finale – Langsam (Largo); Lebhaft (Allegro)

Columbia Masterworks 10″ LP ML2040
Recorded November 26, 1947
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
(Improved transfer & Higher bit rate – 4/14)

 

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Johann Sebastian Bach – I sei concerti brandeburghesi – Busch Chamber Players – Adolf Busch -1935

J. S. BACH: Brandenburg ConcertosBusch Chamber Players
Adolf Busch, Musical DirectorColumbia Sets MM 249 (1-4), MM 250 (5-6)
Recorded in 1935, London
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
(High bit rate)

Notes

J. S. BACH: Brandenburg Concertos

Busch Chamber Players
Adolf Busch, Musical Director

Columbia Set MM 249
Recorded in 1935, London

No. 1 in F Major, BWV 1046
Adolf Busch, violin; Evelyn Rothwell, oboe; Aubrey Brain, Horn 1; Francis Bradley, Horn 2

01 I. Allegro
02 II. Adagio
03 III. Allegro
04 IV. Menuetto; Trio 1; Menuetto; Polacca; Menuetto and Trio
(CAX 7625 – 7629)
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No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047
George Eskdale, trumpet; Marcel Moyse, flute; Evelyn Rothwell, oboe; Adolf Busch, violin

05 I. Allegro
06 II. Andante
07 III. Allegro assai
(CAX 7640 – 7643)
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No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048
08 I. Allegro
09 II. Allegro
(CAX 7620 – 7621)
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No. 4 in G Major, 1049
Adolf Busch, violin; Marcel Moyse, flute 1; Louis Moyse, flute 2

10 I. Allegro
11 II. Andante
12 III. Presto
(CAX 7637 – 7639)
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No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050
Marcel Moyse, flute; Adolf Busch, violin; Rudolf Serkin, piano

13 I. Allegro
14 II. Affettuoso
15 III. Allegro
(CAX 7616 – 7618, 7622 – 7624)
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No. 6 in B-flat Major, BWV 1051

16 I. Allegro
17 II. Adagio ma non troppo
18 III. Allegro
(CAX 7630 – 7635)

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Filename Size Date
01.No.1InFMajor-I.Allegro.mp3 6,401,172   4/26/19
02.No.1InFMajor-Ii.Adagio.mp3 6,328,543   4/26/19
03.No.1InFMajor-Iii.Allegro.mp3 6,251,892   4/26/19
04.No.1InFMajor-Iv.MenuettoTrio1MenuettoPolaccaMenuettoAndTrio.mp3 10,921,719   4/26/19
05.No.2InFMajor-I.Allegro.mp3 7,107,772   4/26/19
06.No.2InFMajor-Ii.Andante.mp3 6,543,870   4/26/19
07.No.2InFMajor-Iii.AllegroAssai.mp3 4,118,554   4/26/19
08.No.3InGMajor-I.Allegro.mp3 8,846,538   4/26/19
09.No.3InGMajor-Ii.Allegro.mp3 3,538,534   4/26/19
10.No.4InGMajor-I.Allegro.mp3 9,153,208   4/26/19
11.No.4InGMajor-Ii.Andante.mp3 6,427,582   4/26/19
12.No.4InGMajor-Iii.Presto.mp3 5,934,942   4/26/19
13.No.5InDMajor-I.Allegro.mp3 15,407,457   4/26/19
14.No.5InDMajor-Ii.Affettuoso.mp3 8,435,017   4/26/19
15.No.5InDMajor-Iii.Allegro.mp3 7,317,353   4/26/19
16.No.6InB-flatMajor-I.Allegro.mp3 11,070,071   4/26/19
17.No.6InB-flatMajor-Ii.AdagioMaNonTroppo.mp3 9,417,444   4/26/19
18.No.6InB-flatMajor-Iii.Allegro.mp3 7,756,388   4/26/19

Johann Sebastian Bach – Magnificat in Re maggiore BWV 243 – RCA Victor Chorale and Orchestra – Robert Shaw – 1947

J. S. BACH: Magnificat in D Major, BWV 243Susanne Freil, soprano
Blanche Thebom, mezzo-soprano
Ernice Lawrence, tenor
Paul Matthen, bass
William Vacchiano, first trumpet
Robert Bloom, oboe d’amore
Arthur Lora & Frederick Wilkins, flutesRCA Victor Chorale and Orchestra
Robert Shaw, conductor

I. Chorus. Magnificat
II. Aria. Et exsultavit
III. Aria. Quia respexit
IV. Chorus. Omnes generationes
V. Aria. Quia fecit mihi magna
VI. Aria. Et misericordia
VII. Chorus. Fecit potentiam
VIII. Aria. Deposuit
IX. Aria. Esurientes
X. Semi-chorus. Suscepit Israel
XI. Chorus. Sicut locutus est
XII. Chorus. Gloria Patri

Victor 78rpm Album M-1182
Recorded in 1947
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
[Improved Transfer – 9/16]

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Filename Size Date
01.I.Chorus.Magnificat.mp3 4,981,118   4/26/19
02.Ii.Aria.EtExsultavit.mp3 3,790,666   4/26/19
03.Iii.Aria.QuiaRespexit-Iv.Chorus.OmnesGenerationes.mp3 5,209,376   4/26/19
04.V.Aria.QuiaFecitMihiMagna.mp3 2,952,636   4/26/19
05.Vi.Aria.EtMisericordia.mp3 4,987,035   4/26/19
06.Vii.Chorus.FecitPotentiam.mp3 2,912,256   4/26/19
07.Viii.Aria.Deposuit.mp3 3,026,961   4/26/19
08.Ix.Aria.Esurientes.mp3 3,997,549   4/26/19
09.X.Semi-chorus.SuscepitIsrael.mp3 2,682,581   4/26/19
10.Xi.Chorus.SicutLocutusEst.mp3 2,237,389   4/26/19
11.Xii.Chorus.GloriaPatri.mp3 2,691,555   4/26/19

Johannes Brahms – Ein Deutsches Requiem op. 45 – Herbert von Karajan – Vienna Philarmonic Orchestra – 1947

BRAHMS: A German Requiem, Op. 45

Singverein der Gesellschaft des Musik Freunde in Wien
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Elizabeth Schwarzkopf, soprano
Hans Hotter, baritone
Herbert von Karajan, conductor

I. Selig sind, die da Leid tragen
II. Denn alles Fleisch, es ist wie Gras
III. Herr, lehre doch mich
IV. Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen
V. Ihr habt nun Traurigkeit
VI. Denn wir haben hier keine bleibende Statt
VII. Selig sind die Toten

Columbia 78rpm Set MM-755 (CHAX 290 – 309)
Recorded in 1947
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
(High bit rate)

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Filename Size Date
01.I.SeligSindDieDaLeidTragen.mp3 14,045,495   4/26/19
02.Ii.DennAllesFleischEsIstWieGras.mp3 18,413,271   4/26/19
03.Iii.HerrLehreDochMich.mp3 14,137,086   4/26/19
04.Iv.WieLieblichSindDeineWohnungen.mp3 7,518,241   4/26/19
05.V.IhrHabtNunTraurigkeit.mp3 8,803,369   4/26/19
06.Vi.DennWirHabenHieKeineBleibendeStatt.mp3 16,076,841   4/26/19
07.Vii.SeligSindDieToten.mp3 13,974,185   4/26/19

 

Johann Sebastian Bach – Variazioni Goldberg BWV 988 – Wanda Landowska – 1945

J. S. BACH: Goldberg Variations
Wanda Landowska, harpsichord

Victor 78rpm Album DM 1022 (11-8933 – 11-8938)
Recorded in New York, June, 1945
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
(High bit rate)

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Filename Size Date
01.Aria.mp3 4,203,453   4/26/19
02.Variatio1A1Clav..mp3 2,624,221   4/26/19
03.Variatio2A1Clav..mp3 1,555,047   4/26/19
04.Variatio3A1Clav.CanoneAllUnisuono.mp3 1,882,180   4/26/19
05.Variatio4A1Clav..mp3 1,841,077   4/26/19
06.Variatio5A1Ovvero2Clav..mp3 1,712,663   4/26/19
07.Variatio6A1Clav.CanoneAllaSeconda.mp3 1,396,264   4/26/19
08.Variatio7A1Ovvero2Clav..mp3 2,130,186   4/26/19
09.Variatio8A2Clav..mp3 1,737,165   4/26/19
10.Variatio9A1Clav.CanoneAllaTerza.mp3 2,048,179   4/26/19
11.Variatio10A1Clav.Fughetta.mp3 2,733,960   4/26/19
12.Variatio11A2Clav..mp3 2,062,777   4/26/19
13.Variatio12CanoneAllaQuarta.mp3 2,174,524   4/26/19
14.Variatio13A2Clav..mp3 4,863,626   4/26/19
15.Variatio14A2Clav..mp3 1,886,443   4/26/19
16.Variatio15A1Clav.CanoneAllaQuintaAndante.mp3 4,582,071   4/26/19
17.Variatio16A1Clav.Ouverture.mp3 3,404,159   4/26/19
18.Variatio17A2Clav..mp3 1,481,853   4/26/19
19.Variatio18A1Clav.CanoneAllaSesta.mp3 1,512,513   4/26/19
20.Variatio19A1Clav..mp3 1,517,790   4/26/19
21.Variatio20A2Clav..mp3 1,886,576   4/26/19
22.Variatio21CanoneAllaSettima.mp3 4,090,945   4/26/19
23.Variatio22A1Clav.AllaBreve.mp3 2,624,572   4/26/19
24.Variatio23A2Clav..mp3 2,125,666   4/26/19
25.Variatio24CanoneAllOttava.mp3 2,235,644   4/26/19
26.Variatio25A2Clav..mp3 6,700,126   4/26/19
27.Variatio26A2Clav..mp3 2,006,092   4/26/19
28.Variatio27A2Clav.CanoneAllaNona.mp3 1,661,827   4/26/19
29.Variatio28A2Clav..mp3 2,430,278   4/26/19
30.Variatio29A1Ovvero2Clav..mp3 2,213,898   4/26/19
31.Variatio30A1Clav.Quodlibet.mp3 1,537,161   4/26/19
32.AriaDaCapo.mp3 4,298,414   4/26/19

 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Minuetto in Re maggiore K355 – Wanda Landowska – 1948

MOZART: Menuetto in D, K. 355

Victor 78rpm Album DM 1181 (12-0002 – 12-0007)
Album released in 1948
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Marcia Turca (dalla Sonata in La maggiore K331) – Wanda Landowska – 1948

MOZART: Turkish March (from Sonata in A, K. 331)

 

Victor 78rpm Album DM 1181 (12-0002 – 12-0007)
Album released in 1948
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Rondò in Re maggiore K485 – Wanda Landowska – 1948

MOZART: Rondo in D, K. 485

Victor 78rpm Album DM 1181 (12-0002 – 12-0007)
Album released in 1948
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
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