Sunday Evenings with Pierre Monteux ()

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Is this ever a generous sampling of Pierre Monteux and the San Francisco Symphony! Music and Arts' Sunday Evenings with Pierre Monteux collects broadcast performances from Monteux's lengthy engagement with the Standard Hour program, heard on NBC's Pacific Radio Network from 1941 to 1952. This show aired on Sunday evenings, sponsored by Standard Oil (the predecessor to Chevron), and it featured West Coast orchestras exclusively. Monteux was heard in San Francisco during the winter and spring, and in summer and fall, another ...

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  1. Die Weihe des Hauses (Consecration of the House), overture for orchestra, Op. 124
  2. Symphony No. 5 in C minor ("Fate"), Op. 67
  3. Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus (The Creatures of Prometheus), ballet, Op. 43: Adagio, Op. 43
  4. Egmont, incidental music, Op. 84
  5. Fidelio, overture, Op. 72c
  6. Leonore Overture No. 3 in C major, Op. 72b
  7. Don Giovanni, opera, K. 527: Overture
  8. Symphony No. 35 in D major ("Haffner"), K. 385
  9. Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K. 414 (K. 385p): 2. Andante
  10. Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K. 414 (K. 385p): 3. Allegretto
  11. Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), opera, K. 620: Overture
  12. Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio), opera, K. 384: Overture
  13. Iphigénie en Aulide, opera in 3 acts, Wq. 40: Ouverture
  14. Symphony No. 88 in G major ("Letter V"), H. 1/88
  15. Don Juan, tone poem for orchestra, Op. 20 (TrV 156)
  16. Tod und Verklärung (Death and Transfiguration), tone poem for orchestra, Op. 24 (TrV 158)
  17. Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche (Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks), tone poem for orchestra, Op. 28 (TrV 171)
  18. Der Rosenkavalier, opera, Op. 59 (TrV 227)
  19. Parsifal, opera, WWV 111: Prelude
  20. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, opera, WWV 96: Act 1. Prelude
  21. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, opera, WWV 96: Act 3. Prelude. Dance of the Apprentices. Precession of the Masters
  22. Der fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman), opera, WWV 63: Overture
  23. Tristan und Isolde, opera, WWV 90: Prelude and Liebestad
  24. Die Walküre (The Valkyrie), opera, WWV 86b: Wotan's Farewell and Magic Fire Music
  25. Siegfried, opera, WWV 86c: Forest Murmurs
  26. Die Götterdämmerung (Twilight of the Gods), opera, WWV 86d: Siegfried's Rhine Journey
  27. Rienzi, der Letzte der Tribunen, opera, WWV 49: Overture
  28. Les Préludes, symphonic poem for orchestra, S. 97 (LW G3)
  29. Hungarian Rhapsody, for orchestra No. 2 in C sharp minor, S. 359/2 (LW G21/2)
  30. Le carnaval romain (Roman Carnival Overture), ouverture catactéristique for orchestra, H.95 (Op. 9)
  31. Marche troyenne, for orchestra (Les Troyens), H. 133b: Prelude
  32. L'Enfance du Christ, oratorio for soprano, 2 tenors, baritone, 3 basses, chorus & orchetsra ("trilogie sacrée") H. 130 (Op. 25): La Fuite en Egypt Ouverture. Trio pour deux Flûes et Harpe (Executé par les jeunes Ishmaelites)
  33. La Damnation de Faust, for mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, bass, chorus and orchestra ("légende dramatique"), H. 111 (Op. 24): Minuet des Follets. Ballet des Sylphes. Marche Hongroise
  34. Roméo et Juliette, for alto, tenor, bass, chorus & orchestra ("symphonie dramatique"), H.79 (Op. 17): Combat, Tumult. Romeo Alone. Fête at the Capulets. Love Scene
  35. Le Corsaire, overture for orchestra, H. 101 (Op. 21)
  36. The Hebrides, overture for orchestra in B minor ("Fingal's Cave"), Op. 26
  37. Symphony No. 4 in A major ("Italian"), Op. 90
  38. Ruy Blas, overture for orchestra in C minor, Op. 95
  39. Romeo and Juliet, fantasy-overture for orchestra in B minor (3 versions)
  40. Work(s): Waltzes, Op. 9, Nos. 1, 2, 11, 14, 15
  41. L'italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers), opera: Overture
  42. Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68: Movement 2
  43. Mignon, opera in 3 acts: Overture
  44. The Sorcerer's Apprentice (L'apprenti sorcier), symphonic scherzo for orchestra
  45. L'Ascension, 4 meditations for orchestra, I/12a: 1. Majesty of Christ
  46. L'Ascension, 4 meditations for orchestra, I/12a: 2. Serene Hallelujahs
  47. L'Ascension, 4 meditations for orchestra, I/12a: 3. Hallelujah on the Trumpet
  48. Valse triste, for orchestra (from Kuolema), Op. 44/1
  49. Tragic Overture, in D minor, Op. 81
  50. Euryanthe, opera, J. 291, (Op. 81): Overture
  51. The Stars and Stripes Forever, march for band
  52. Prince Igor, opera (completed by Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov): Polovetsian Dances
  53. Christmas Eve (Noch' pered rozhdestvom), opera in 4 acts
  54. Russian Easter Festival Overture (Svetlïy pazdnik), for orchestra, Op. 36:
  55. Capriccio espagnol (Kaprichchio na ispankskiye temï), for orchestra, Op. 34
  56. Scènes de ballet, suite for orches
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Sunday Evenings with Pierre Monteux
2007, Music & Arts

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