Beethoven* ‎– The Greatest Hits Album

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Columbia ‎– MG 31270
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation
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A1 The New York Philharmonic* / Leonard Bernstein First Movement (Allegro Con Brio) From Symphony No. 5 In C Minor, Op. 67
Conductor – Leonard Bernstein
8:35
A2 The Philadelphia Orchestra / Eugene Ormandy Minuet In G
Arranged By – Thomas Frost
2:57
A3 The Philadelphia Orchestra / William Smith (4) Für Elise
Arranged By – William Smith (4)
3:24
A4 Philippe Entremont First Movement (Adagio Sostenuto) From Sonata No. 14 In C-Sharp Minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Moonlight"
Piano – Philippe Entremont
6:54
A5 The Philadelphia Orchestra / Eugene Ormandy Turkish March From "Ruins Of Athens" 1:53
B The Philadelphia Orchestra / Eugene Ormandy Final Movement (Presto; Allegro Assai; Rezitativo; Allegro Assai) From Symphony No. 9 In D Minor, Op 125 "Choral"
Bass Vocals – John MacurdyChoir – The Morman Tabernacle Choir*Contralto Vocals – Lili ChookasianDirected By – Richard P. CondieSoprano Vocals – Lucine AmaraTenor Vocals – John Alexander (7)
23:50
C1 The Philadelphia Orchestra / Eugene Ormandy First Movement (Allegro Ma Non Troppo) From Symphony No. 6 In F Major Op. 68 "Pastorale" 9:19
C2 The Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell First Movement (Allegro) From Concerto No. 5 In E-Flat Major For Piano & Orchestra Op. 73 "Emperor"
Conductor – George SzellPiano – Leon Fleisher
19:24
D1 Rudolf Serkin First Movement (Grave; Allegro Molto) From Sonata No. 8 In C Minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique"
Piano – Rudolf Serkin
9:23
D2 The Philadelphia Orchestra / Eugene Ormandy Fourth Movement (Finale; Allegro Molto) From Symphony No. 3 In E Flat Major, Op. 55 "Eroica" 12:16

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Notes

Record I previous issued as Beethoven's Greatest Hits, MS 7504

Other selections available on MS 7444, M4X 30052, MS 6481, and Y7 30051

Ⓟ1972 CBS, Inc./ Manufactured by Columbia Records/ CBS, Inc./ 51 W. 52 Street New York, N.Y.

Center label for disc 1 reads Columbia Masterworks
Center label for disc 2 reads CBS Masterworks

"Mormon" is misspelled on the gatefold, but spelled correctly on the center label.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1, Side A): XSM139285-2AL
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1, Side B): XXSM139286-1BJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2, Side A): MAL 31272-1AC
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2, Side B): MBL 31272-1L
  • Other (Disc 1 Cat. No.): M 31271
  • Other (Disc 2 Cat. No.): M 31272

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