Eight CDs. Recorded between 1951-1954, this mono cycle is a prize tip to celebrate the Beethoven year. Nothing in this reissued set sounds like 1950s -Hermann Scherchen's approach to Beethoven is captivating, almost contemporary. As his producer, Kurt List, pointed out: "With Scherchen the result is never boring, nor does it leave you indifferent." Scherchen's interpretation is still breathtaking, demonstrating his personal principle: Music does not have to be understood. It has to be listened to.
Eight CDs. Recorded between 1951-1954, this mono cycle is a prize tip to celebrate the Beethoven year. Nothing in this reissued set sounds like 1950s -Hermann Scherchen's approach to Beethoven is captivating, almost contemporary. As his producer, Kurt List, pointed out: "With Scherchen the result is never boring, nor does it leave you indifferent." Scherchen's interpretation is still breathtaking, demonstrating his personal principle: Music does not have to be understood. It has to be listened to.
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Beethoven Symphonies 1-9 Overtures (Box)
Artist: Herman Scherchen
Format: CD
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DISC: 1

1. 1
2. Adagio Molto. Allegro Con Brio
3. 2
4. Andante Cantabile Con Moto
5. 3
6. Menuetto. Allegro Molto E Vivace
7. 4
8. Finale. Adagio. Allegro Molto E Vivave
9. 5 Symphony No.6 in F Opus 68 "Pastoral":
10. Allegro Ma Non Troppo
11. 6 Symphony No.6 in F Opus 68 "Pastoral":
12. Szene Am Bach
13. 7
14. Lustiges Zusammensein Der Landleute. Allegro
15. 8 Symphony No.6 in F Opus 68 "Pastoral":
16. Gewitter, Sturm
17. 9
18. Hirtengesang. Frohe Und Dankbare Gef├╝hle Nach Dem Sturm. Allegretto 1
19. 1
20. Adagio Molto - Allegro Con Brio [Symphony No.2 in D, Op.36] 1
21. 2
22. Larghetto [Symphony No.2 in D, Op.36] 1
23. 3
24. Scherzo (Allegro) [Symphony No.2 in D, Op.36] 1
25. 4
26. Allegro Molto [Symphony No.2 in D, Op.36] 1
27. 5
28. Adagio - Allegro Vivace [Symphony No.4 in B Flat, Op.60] 1
29. 6
30. Adagio [Symphony No.4 in B Flat, Op.60] 1
31. 7
32. Allegro Vivace [Symphony No.4 in B Flat, Op.60] 1
33. 8
34. Allegro Ma Non Troppo [Symphony No.4 in B Flat, Op.60] 1
35. 9
36. Allegro Vivace E Con Brio 1
37. 10
38. Allegretto Scherzando 2
39. 11
40. Tempo Di Menuetto 2
41. 12
42. Allegro Vivace 2
43. 1
44. Allegro Con Brio 2
45. 2
46. Marcia Fun├Ębre. Adagio Assai 2
47. 3
48. Scherzo. Allegro Vivace 2
49. 4
50. Finale. Allegro Molto 2
51. 5
52. Allegro Con Brio 2
53. 6
54. Andante Con Moto 2
55. 7
56. Allegro 2
57. 8
58. Allegro 3
59. 1
60. Poco Sostenuto. Vivace 3
61. 2 Symphony No.7 in a Opus 92:
62. Allegretto 3
63. 3 Symphony No.7 in a Opus 92:
64. Presto 3
65. 4
66. Allegro Con Brio 3
67. 5
68. Battle [Wellington's Victory or the Battle Symphony, Op.91] - 3
69. 6
70. Symphony of Triumph [Wellington's Victory or the Battle Symphony, Op.91] 3
71. 7 Wellington's Victory, Op.91 - Rehearsal [Wellington's Victory or the Battle Symphony, Op.91 - Wellington's Victory or the Batt
72. 1
73. Allegro Ma Non Troppo, Un Poco Maestoso 3
74. 2
75. Molto Vivace 3
76. 3
77. Adagio Molto E Cantabile 4
78. 4
79. Presto - "O Freunde" - Allegro Assai 4
80. 1 Overture "Leonore No. 1", Op. 138 4
81. 2 Overture "Leonore No. 2", Op. 72A 4
82. 3 Overture "Leonore No. 3", Op. 72B 4
83. 4 Overture 4
84. 1 Coriolan Overture, Op. 62 4
85. 2 Overture. Adagio. Allegro Molto Con Brio 4
86. 3 Overture "Namensfeier", Op. 115 4
87. 4 Overtura. Adagio. Allegro Molto Con Brio 4
88. 5 Overture 5
89. 6 Overture "The Consecration of the House", Op. 124 5
90. 7 Overtura. Allegro. Meno Mosso E Moderato. Allegro. Fuga 5
91. 17:13 English Baroque Orchestra, Hermann Scherchen 5
92. 1
93. Allegro Con Brio [Symphony No.3 in E Flat, Op.55 -"Eroica" 5
94. 2
95. Marcia Funebre (Adagio Assai) [Symphony No.3 in E Flat, Op.55 -"Eroica"] 5
96. 3
97. Scherzo (Allegro Vivace) [Symphony No.3 in E Flat, Op.55 -"Eroica"] 5
98. 4
99. Finale (Allegro Molto) [Symphony No.3 in E Flat, Op.55 -"Eroica"] 5
100. 5
101. Erwachen Heiterer Empfindungen Bei Der Ankunft Auf Dem Lande: Allegro Ma Non Troppo [Symphony No.6 in F, Op.68 -"Pastoral"] 5
102. 6
103. Szene Am Bach: (Andante Molto Mosso) [Symphony No.6 in F, Op.68 -"Pastoral"] 5
104. 7
105. Lustiges Zusammensein Der Landleute (Allegro) [Symphony No.6 in F, Op.68 -"Pastoral"] 6
106. 8
107. Gewitter, Sturm (Allegro) [Symphony No.6 in F, Op.68 -"Pastoral"] 6
108. 9
109. Hirtengesang. Frohe Und Dankbare Gef├╝hle Nach Dem Sturm: Allegretto [Symphony No.6 in F, Op.68 -"Pastoral"]

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Eight CDs. Recorded between 1951-1954, this mono cycle is a prize tip to celebrate the Beethoven year. Nothing in this reissued set sounds like 1950s -Hermann Scherchen's approach to Beethoven is captivating, almost contemporary. As his producer, Kurt List, pointed out: "With Scherchen the result is never boring, nor does it leave you indifferent." Scherchen's interpretation is still breathtaking, demonstrating his personal principle: Music does not have to be understood. It has to be listened to.