Title: The Originals - Legendary Recordings Vol. II
Year Of Release: 2016
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
Total Time: 20 CD
Total Size: 2,93 + 2,71 Gb
WebSite: Album Preview
In 2014 Deutsche Grammophon celebrated the 20th anniversary of its flagship series, The Originals, with a limited edition collection featuring some of the labels greatest albums.
This second volume concludes the labels survey of its iconic series by presenting more legendary analogue albums. Including key recordings such as Beethovens Late Sonatas with Pollini, Berliozs Symphonie Fantastique with Markevitch, Brahmss Hungarian Dances with Karajan, Dvoraks New World with Fricsay, Chopin Preludes with Argerich, Respighis Fontane & Pini di Roma with Karajan, Schuberts Great C major Symphony with Furtwängler, the Schumann Piano Concerto with Richter and Dichterliebe with Wunderlich, Stravinsky with Boulez, Verdi Choruses with Abbado and many more.
Also featured is the complete Brahms Symphony cycle with Jochum as well as three complete operas: Bohms Le nozze di Figaro, Rigoletto with Giulini, and Der Freischutz under Carlos Kleiber.
50-CD Cube - Lid-off - box
Sleeves presented in THE ORIGINALS jackets
CD covers based upon the original LP cover design, most of them with the iconic yellow cartouche.
112-page booklet including a new 2000-word essay The aura of the extraordinary by Werner Pfister (FONO FORUM, Musik & Theater reviewer, author).
11 BRAHMS Hungarian Dances DVO ÁK Slavonic Dances · Karajan
12 13 BRAHMS Symphonies 1 4 · Jochum
14 BRAHMS Piano Quartet 1 · Ballades · Gilels
15 16 BRUCKNER 3 Masses · Jochum
17 CHOPIN Préludes · Piano Sonata 2 · Argerich
18 DEBUSSY · RAVEL String Quartet KODÁLY String Quartet 2 · Melos Quartett
19 DVO ÁK Symphony 9 SMETANA The Moldau · Fricsay
20 FALLA El amor brujo STRAVINSKY The Firebird Suite · Maazel
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