Beethoven* - Otto Klemperer, Philharmonia Orchestra ‎– The Nine Symphonies

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His Master's Voice ‎– SLS 788/9
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Tracklist

Symphony No. 1 In C Major, Op. 21
A1 1st Movement: Adagio Molto - Allegro Con Brio
A2 2nd Movement: Andante Cantabile Con Moto
A3 3rd Movement: Menuetto (Allegro Molto E Vivace) & Trio
A4 4th Movement: Adagio - Allegro Molto E Vivace
Symphony No. 8 In F Major, Op. 93
B1 1st Movement: Allegro Vivace Con Brio
B2 2nd Movement: Allegretto Scherzando
B3 3rd Movement: Tempo Di Menuetto
B4 4th Movement: Allegro Vivace
Symphony No. 2 In D Major, Op. 36
C1 1st Movement: Adagio Molto - Allegro Con Brio
C2 2nd Movement: Larghetto
C3 3rd Movement: Scherzo (Allegro) & Trio
D1 4th Movement: Allegro Molto
D2 "Leonore" Overture No.2, Op. 72a
D3 "Prometheus" Overture, Op. 43
Symphony No. 3 In E Flat Major, Op. 55 ("Eroica")
E1 1st Movement: Allegro Con Brio
E2 2nd Movement: Marcia Funebre (Adagio Assai)
F1a 3rd Movement: Scherzo (Allegro Vivace) & Trio
F1b 4th Movement: Finale (Allegro Molto - Poco Andante - Presto)
F2 "Fidelio" Overture, Op. 72b
Symphony No. 4 In B Flat Major, Op. 60
G1 1st Movement: Adagio - Allegro Vivace
G2 2nd Movement: Adagio
G3 3rd Movement: Allegro Vivace - Trio (Un Poco Meno Allegro) - Tempo I
H1 4th Movement: Allegro Ma Non Troppo
"Egmont", Op. 84 - Incidental Music
H2a Overture
H2b Die Trommel Gerühret
H2c Freudvoll Und Leidvoll
H2d Klärchens Tod Bezeichnend
Symphony No. 5 In C Minor, Op. 67
I1 1st Movement: Allegro Con Brio
I2 2nd Movement: Andante Con Moto - Più Mosso - Tempo I
J1a 3rd Movement: Allegro
J1b 4th Movement: Allegro - Presto
J2 "Coriolan" Overture, Op. 62
Symphony No. 6 In F Major, Op. 68 ("Pastoral")
K1 1st Movement: Awakening Of Pleasant Feelings Upon Arriving In The Country - Allegro Ma Non Troppo
K2 2nd Movement: Scene At The Brook - Andante Molto Mosso
L1a 3rd Movement: Peasants' Merrymaking - Allegro
L1b 4th Movement: The Storm - Allegro
L1c 5th Movement: Shepherds' Hymn After The Storm - Allegretto
L2 "Leonore" Overture No. 1, Op. 138
Symphony No. 7 In A Major, Op. 92
M1 1st Movement: Poco Sostenuto - Vivace
M2 2nd Movement: Allegretto
N1 3rd Movement: Presto - Assai Meno Presto
N2 4th Movement: Allegro Con Brio
N3 "Consecration Of The House" Overture, Op. 124 ("Die Wiehe Des Hauses")
Symphony No. 9 In D Minor, Op. 125 ("Choral")
O 1st Movement: Allegro Ma Non Troppo, Un Poco Maestoso
P1 2nd Movement: Molto Vivace
P2 3rd Movement: Adagio Molto E Cantabile - Andante Moderato - Adagio
Q 4th Movement: Presto - Allegro Ma Non Troppo - Allegro Assai - Presto - Allegro Assai - Allegro Assai Vivace, Alla Marcia - Andante Maestoso - Allegro Energico, Sempre Ben Marcato - Allegro Ma Non Tanto - Poco Adagio - Prestissimo
R1 "Leonore" Overture, No. 3, Op. 72a
R2 "King Stephen" Overture, Op. 117

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BOX:
- Black box containing 9 LPs and booklet
- Back of box is plain black (no text or illustrations)
- Catalog Number: SLS 788/9 (on spine)

LABELS:
- HMV 3rd series ASD labels (colour Nipper logo)
- Original ASD catalog numbers (prior to BOX renumbering)
- "MADE IN GT BRITAIN" at 6 o'clock

BOOKLET:
- 24 pages (12" x 12")
- Page 1 (Titles):
--- "BEETHOVEN THE NINE SYMPHONIES"
--- Portrait of Beethoven
--- "OTTO KLEMPERER" / "THE PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA"
--- Catalog Number: SLS 788/9
- Pages 2 to 3 - LP contents / Corresponding ASD catalog numbers / Artist details / Copyright dates
- Pages 4 to 6 - "A Foreward By The Conductor" (Otto Klemperer, translated by Walter Legge)
- Pages 7 to 8 - "On Listening To Beethoven's Symphonies" (Ernest Newman)
- Pages 8 to 19 - Musical notes on the 9 Symphonies (Ernest Newman)
- Pages 20 to 21: Schiller's Ode "To Joy" ("An Die Freude"), German with literal translation by William Mann
- Pages 22 to 23: Notes on Beethoven's Music For The Theatre (© William Mann, 1970)
- Page 23:
--- "RECORD NUMBERS ASD 2560-2568 [IE 063 ◦ 00794-00802 X]"
--- "Stereo Library Series No. 788/9"
--- "E.M.I. RECORDS (The Gramophone Company Ltd.) E.M.I. HOUSE, 20 MANCHESTER SQUARE, LONDON, W.1"
--- "G.T. Phillips Ltd." / "Printed in Great Britain"
- Page 24: Sketch portrait of Beethoven

COPYRIGHT DATES (as per labels / booklet pages 2 & 3):
- ℗ 1958 (Symphonies 1, 6, 8 & 9, Egmont Incidental Music)
- ℗ 1959 (Symphony No. 2, Prometheus Overture, King Stephen Overture, Coriolan Overture)
- ℗ 1960 (Symphonies 4 & 5, Consecration of the House Overture)
- ℗ 1961 (Symphonies 3 & 7)
- ℗ 1962 (Fidelio Overture)
- ℗ 1964 (Leonora Overtures 1, 2 & 3)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): 2YEA.3951
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): 2YEA.3952
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C Label): 2YEA.3953
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D Label): 2YEA.3954
  • Matrix / Runout (Side E Label): 2YEA.3955
  • Matrix / Runout (Side F Label): 2YEA.3956
  • Matrix / Runout (Side G Label): 2YEA.3957
  • Matrix / Runout (Side H Label): 2YEA.3958
  • Matrix / Runout (Side I Label): 2YEA.3959
  • Matrix / Runout (Side J Label): 2YEA.3960
  • Matrix / Runout (Side K Label): 2YEA.3961
  • Matrix / Runout (Side L Label): 2YEA.3962
  • Matrix / Runout (Side M Label): 2YEA.3963
  • Matrix / Runout (Side N Label): 2YEA.3964
  • Matrix / Runout (Side O Label): 2YEA.3965
  • Matrix / Runout (Side P Label): 2YEA.3966
  • Matrix / Runout (Side Q Label): 2YEA.3967
  • Matrix / Runout (Side R Label): 2YEA.3968
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Runout, stamped): 2YEA 3951-2G G 1
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  • Matrix / Runout (Side R Runout, stamped): 2YEA 3968-5 A 1
  • Other (Individual Catalog Number, LP1 Labels): ASD 2560
  • Other (Individual Catalog Number, LP2 Labels): ASD 2561
  • Other (Individual Catalog Number, LP3 Labels): ASD 2562
  • Other (Individual Catalog Number, LP4 Labels): ASD 2563
  • Other (Individual Catalog Number, LP5 Labels): ASD 2564
  • Other (Individual Catalog Number, LP6 Labels): ASD 2565
  • Other (Individual Catalog Number, LP7 Labels): ASD 2566
  • Other (Individual Catalog Number, LP8 Labels): ASD 2567
  • Other (Individual Catalog Number, LP9 Labels): ASD 2568
  • Other (International Catalog Numbers: Booklet, page 23): IE 063 ◦ 00794-00802 X

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