Sir Thomas Beecham
Album

Sir Thomas Beecham - The Great Communicator

Sir Thomas Beecham

83 SONGS • 5 HOURS AND 24 MINUTES • FEB 07 2011

1
Märchen von der schönen Melusine, Op. 32, MWV P12 "The Fair Melusine"
10:04
2
Early Life, And Creation Of Beecham Symphony Orchestra - Narration
07:40
3
L'oiseau De Feu - Dance Of The Firebird
01:08
4
Early Opera Seasons - Narration
02:22
5
Aida: Ritorna Vincitor - Narration
06:34
6
Creation Of London Philharmonic Orchestra - Narration
03:49
7
Le Carnaval Roman Overture - Narration
03:11
8
Der Freischütz - Overture (2003 Remastered Version)
04:20
9
London Philharmonic Orchestra - Narration
03:32
10
Delius: In A Summer Garden - Narration
15:21
11
International Opera Seasons At The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden - Narration
03:50
12
Wagner - Götterdämmerung: Act I: Hier Sitz' Ich Zur Wacht - Narration
04:42
13
International Opera Seasons At The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden - Part II - Narration
03:30
14
Conducting Mozart In Berlin - Narration
02:00
15
Die Zauberflöte: Act 1: Schnelle Füße, Rascher Muth - Narration
02:54
16
Creation Of Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
00:47
17
Don Quixote: The Defeat Of Quixote - Narration
03:33
18
Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme Op.60: Intermezzo (Prelude To Act II)
03:05
19
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Narration
01:52
20
Sea Drift - Once Paumanok - Narration
03:03
21
Sea Drift - O Reckless Despairing Carols - Narration
02:09
22
Symphony No. 2, Op. 9 "Antar": II. Allegro - Molto allegro
01:33
23
Beecham's Marking Of The Parts - Narration
01:47
24
Beecham's Rehearsal Method (I) - Narration
02:47
25
Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K. 551 "Jupiter": II. Andante cantabile (with Jon Tolansky & Paul Strang's Commentaries)
04:20
26
Beecham's Rehearsal Method (II) - Narration
00:42
27
Die Entführung Aus Dem Serail: Act 2: Ach, Belmonte - Rehearsal
03:16
28
Die Entführung Aus Dem Serail - Singspiel In Three Acts K384, Act II (The Palace Garden): Ach, Belmonte! Ach Mein Leben! (Konstanze/Belmonte/Pedrillo/Blonde)
06:33
29
Beecham's Insistence On Perfection - Narration - Divertimento No.2, K.131: Mvt 1
01:16
30
Beecham's Rehearsal Method (III) - Narration - Symphony No.104 - Mvt 1 Rehearsal & Performance
03:03
31
Beecham's Improvisatory Conducting - Narration
01:36
32
Marche Troyenne, 'Trojan March' (Les Troyens, Act I) (2003 Digital Remaster)
04:34
33
Beecham's Lollipops - Narration
01:49
34
La Vierge (1948 Digital Remaster): Le Dernier Sommeil De La Vierge (Last Sleep Of The Virgin)
04:39
35
Beecham's Effect On The On The Audience In The United States - Narration
01:57
36
English National Anthem
01:04
37
Beecham's Conducting Technique - Narration
01:12
3839
Beecham And Berlioz's Grande Messe Des Morts - Narration
02:10
40
Grande Messe Des Morts - Tuba Mirum - Narration
04:07
41
Beecham's Conducting Technique With Choruses - Narration
01:40
4243
Beecham's Arrangements Of The Music Of Handel
01:39
44
Love In Bath (1990 Digital Remaster): Hornpipe (Il Pastor Fido)
01:17
45
Beecham's Results As A Guest Conductor - Narration
01:23
46
Franck: Symphony - Narration
05:15
4748
A Village Romeo And Juliet - Scene 4 Part II And Scene 6
17:15
49
Beecham & French Music (I) - Narration
02:33
50
L'arlesienne Suite No.1 - Prelude
04:37
51
L'arlésienne - Incidental Music, Suite No.1 (2000 Digital Remaster): Adagietto
03:46
52
Beecham & French Music (II) - Narration
00:48
53
Grétry, Edited And Arranged Beecham - Zémire Et Azor - Passepied - Narration
01:33
54
Zémire Et Azor - Ballet Music (1959 Digital Remaster): Pantomime (1er Air De Ballet)
04:06
55
Beecham & French Music (III) - Narration
04:27
56
Zémire Et Azor: Act 2: Rose Chérie - Narration
04:09
57
Beecham's Very Wide Range Of Repertoire - Narration
00:36
58
Symphony No. 100 In G Major,`Military` (1992 Digital Remaster): III. Menuet (Moderato) - Trio
05:00
59
Beecham And German Music
01:07
60
Symphony No.7 - Mvt 1 - Narration
05:54
61
Die Meistersinger Von Nürnberg - Overture
02:38
62
Beecham And Scandinavian Music (I) - Narration
00:58
63
Peer Gynt Incidental Music - Wedding March - Narration
04:14
64
Peer Gynt, Op. 23, Act 4: No. 16, Anitra's Dance
04:03
65
Beecham And Scandinavian Music (II) - Narration
00:57
6667
Beecham Live In Concert - Symphony No.2: Mvt 1 & 4 - Narration
05:52
6869
Symphony No. 93 in D Major, Hob. I:93: I. Adagio - Allegro assai
04:55
70
Symphony No. 93 In D Major (1992 Digital Remaster): II. Largo Cantabile
06:17
71
Beecham And Audiences - Narration
01:54
72
Beecham And Controversy - Narration
02:09
73
Late Opera Recordings - Narration
01:34
7475
La Bohème (2002 Digital Remaster), Act Two: Quando Me'n Vo'soletta (Musetta/Marcello/Alcindoro/Mimi/Rodolfo/Schaunard/Colline)
04:36
76
Casting Of Singers For Operas - Narration
04:51
77
Carmen: Act 1: Près Des Remparts De Seville - Narration
11:55
78
Carmen - Acte III - N°24 Final : Tu Me Dis De La Suivre (José)
02:30
79
Beecham's Final Edition Of Handel's Messiah - Narration
04:00
80
The Messiah - Every Valley - Narration
04:06
81
Beecham's 80th Birthday - Presentation To Beecham
03:52
82
Symphony No. 99 in E-Flat Major, Hob. I:99: I. Adagio - Vivace assai
04:43
83
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