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Ives, Bartók, Dvořák, Berlioz

Echoes of Nations (Retrospective)

© Chicago Symphony Orchestra 2008
All rights reserved

Length: 01:56:00



In this retrospective with commercial recordings, we simultaneously take a look at the 2008/09 season. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s season-long theme, "Echoes of Nations," celebrated composers who embraced the sounds of their cultures. We start with American composer Ives, continue with Bartók and Dvořák and end with Berlioz.

Ives The Unanswered Question
  Michael Tilson Thomas, Conductor
  Adolph “Bud” Herseth, Trumpet
Bartók Music for Strings, Percussion, and Celesta
  Fritz Reiner, Conductor
Dvořák Symphony No. 7 in D Minor, Op. 70
  James Levine, Conductor
Berlioz Excerpts from Le damnation de Faust
  Sir Georg Solti, Conductor
  Frederica von Stade, Marguerite
  Kenneth Riegel, Faust
  José van Dam, Mephistopheles
  Malcolm King, Brander
Chicago Symphony Chorus
  Margaret Hillis, Director
Glen Ellyn Children’s Chorus
  Doreen Rao, Director

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Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Echoes of Nations (Retrospective)

Echoes of Nations

Release January 1, 0001

© Chicago Symphony Orchestra 2008
All rights reserved
Length: 01:56:00


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