Music from Germany: 20th anniversary program (shortened version), [episode no.] 2001

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Music from Germany: 20th anniversary program (shortened version), [episode no.] 2001
Additional title: 2001
Berger, David, 1916-1997 (Host)
Scherchen, Hermann, 1891-1966 (Conductor)
Jochum, Eugen (Conductor)
Dixon, Dean, 1915-1976 (Conductor)
Rosbaud, Hans, 1895-1962 (Conductor)
Alarie, Pierrette (Performer)
Rothenberger, Anneliese (Performer)
London, George, 1920-1985 (Performer)
Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich, 1925-2012 (Performer)
Wallfisch, Ernst (Performer)
Wallfisch, Lory (Performer)
Wolf, Ilse, 1921-1999 (Performer)
Hartmann, Karl Amadeus, 1905-1963 (Composer)
Egk, Werner, 1901-1983 (Composer)
Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928-2007 (Composer)
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883 (Composer)
Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951 (Composer)
Liebermann, Rolf, 1910-1999 (Composer)
Zieritz, Grete von (Composer)
Joachim, Joseph, 1831-1907 (Composer)
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 (Composer)
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 (Composer)
Stölzel, Gottfried Heinrich, 1690-1749 (Composer)
Baumann, Max, 1917-1999 (Composer)
Hessischer Rundfunk. Sinfonieorchester (Performer)
Bayerischer Rundfunk. Orchester (Performer)
Südwestfunk (Baden-Baden, Germany). Orchester (Performer)
Hopstücke Trio (Performer)
Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin (Performer)
Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Chor, (Performer)
Hessischer Rundfunk (Associated name)
Bayerischer Rundfunk (Associated name)
Südwestfunk (Baden-Baden, Germany) (Associated name)
Sender Freies Berlin (Associated name)
WQXR (Radio station : New York, N.Y.) (Associated name)
Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Öffentlich-Rechtlichen Rundfunkanstalten der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Associated name)
Bayreuther Festspiele. Orchester (Performer)

Music from Germany (Radio program)

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1975-09-06
Date Issued: 1955-09
Date Issued: 1960 (Questionable)
Date Issued: 1959
Date Issued: 1956
Date Issued: 1964
Date Issued: 1972 (Questionable)
Date Issued: 1955
Table of Contents
Part 1. [Excerpt] 6th symphony: Toccata (from the 1st broadcast of "Music from Germany") / Karl Amadeus Hartmann -- [Excerpt] Chanson et romance / Werner Egk -- [Excerpt] Groups for 3 orchestras = Gruppen (recorded from original unidentified German broadcast in 1959; this caused a little musical scandal with the New York Philharmonic) / Karlheinz Stockhausen -- [Excerpt] [Unknown art chanson in both German and French] -- [Excerpt] Die Frist is um (from the opera "The flying Dutchman") / Richard Wagner -- [Excerpt] Wie Todesahnung ... O, du, mein holder Abendstern (from the opera "Tannhäuser") / Richard Wagner -- [Excerpt] Begleitungsmusik zu einer Lichtspielszene = Music for a cinema scene, [op. 34] / Arnold Schoenberg -- [Excerpt] Leonore suite 40/45, 1st movement (1952) / Rolf Liebermann -- [Excerpt] The March 1914 / Grete von Ziertz -- [Excerpt; ends abrubtly] Hebrew melodies = Hebräische Melodien, for viola and piano / Joseph Joachim. |||| Part 2. [Excerpt] The thunderstorm = Das Donnerwetter / W. A. Mozart -- Bonnie laddie, Highland laddie (from 25 Scottish songs = Schottische Lieder, op. 108) (set for piano trio and voice) / Beethoven -- [Excerpt] Oboe concerto: 1st movement [in D major] / Gottfried Heinrich Stötzel -- [Excerpt] Libertas cruciata, op. 71 (1963) / Max Baumann.
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LT-7 2314
Songs (High voice) with orchestra
Orchestral music
Chamber music
Viola and piano music
Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble
Concertos (Oboe)
Monologues with music (Orchestra)
Radio programs, Musical
Hartmann, Karl Amadeus, 1905-1963. Symphonies, no. 6. Selections
Egk, Werner, 1901-1983. Chanson et romance. Selections
Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928-2007. Gruppen. Selections
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Fliegende Holländer. Frist is um
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Tannhäuser. O du mein holder Abendstern
Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951. Begleitungsmusik zu einer Lichtspielszene. Selections
Liebermann, Rolf, 1910-1999. Leonore 40/45. Selections
Zieritz, Grete von. Marsch seit 1914. Selections
Joachim, Joseph, 1831-1907. Hebräische Melodien. Sostenuto. Selections
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Country dances, K. 534, D major
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Schottische Lieder, op. 108. Bonnie laddie, Highland laddie
Stölzel, Gottfried Heinrich, 1690-1749. Concertos, oboe, string orchestra, D major. Allegro
Baumann, Max, 1917-1999. Libertas cruciata. Selections
Radio programs
Content: Title from original audiotape reel containers.
Content: "Music from Germany [9-6-75]"--From original audiotape reel container spine.
Content: "Return this tape to Gerry G. Dreisbach ... This tape is the property of the Association of German Broadcasters. Reproduction or commercial use not permitted. Return; Music from Germany #2001; Part 1 of 2; stereo; 47:27"--From original audiotape reel container (Part 1: *LT-7 2314)
Content: "Return this tape to Gerry G. Dreisbach ... This tape is the property of the Association of German Broadcasters. Reproduction or commercial use not permitted. Return; Music from Germany #2001; Part 2 of 2; stereo"--From original audiotape reel container (Part 2: *LT-7 2317)
Content: This is the shortened version of the broadcast; the complete version is found on *LT-7 2315--2316.
Performers: Part 1. 1st and 7th works: Radio Frankfurt Symphony Orchestra ; Hermann Scherchen (1st work) and Dean Dixon (7th work), conductors. 2nd work: Pierrette Alarie, soprano ; Bavarian Radio Symphony ; Eugen Jochum, conductor. 3rd work: [Unidentified German orchestra]. 4th work: Anneliese Rothenberger, soprano ; [with unidentified orchestra]. 5th work: George London, baritone ; [Bayreuth [Festival] Orchestra (?)]. 6th work: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau ; [with unidentified orchestra in Bavaria]. 8th work: Southwest German Radio Symphony Orchestra ; Hans Rosbaud, conductor. 9th work: [Unidentified chamber ensemble: drum, trumpet, piano]. 10th work: Ernst Wallfisch, viola and Lory Wallfisch, piano. David Berger, radio host.
Performers: Part 2. 1st work: [Unidentified orchestra]. 2nd work: Ilse Wolf, mezzo-soprano ; Hopstücke Trio (?). 3rd work: [Unidentified oboe and orchestra]. 4th work: [Sender Freies Berlin Orchestra and Chorus] ; [with unidentified speaker and baritone soloist].
Venue: Broadcast [WQXR studios, New York, New York] 1975 [September 6?] (original broadcast); Original broadcast recorded by Radio Frankfurt [Hessischer Radio] (HR: Frankfurt, Germany) September 1955 (1st work) 1960(?) (7th work); Original broadcast recorded by Bavarian Radio (BR: Munich, Germany) 1959 (2nd work) 1960s (?) (5th work) 1956 (6th work); Original broadcast recorded by Southwest German Radio (SWF: Baden-Baden, Germany) 1960s(?) (8th work); Sender Freies Berlin = Radio Free Berlin (SFB: West Berlin, Germany) 1964 (14th work (4th work on Part 2)); Original broadcast recorded by [Unidentified radio stations] 1955 (4th work) 1959 (9th work) 1972 (?) (11th-13th works (2nd-3rd works on Part 2))
Language: Sung in French (2nd and 4th works), German (4th-6th works) English (12th work: 2nd work in Part 2) and Latin (14th work: 4th work in Part 2); commentary spoken in English ; one speaker in Latin (14th work: 4th work in Part 2).
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 2 audiotape reels (47 min., 33 sec.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, half-track, stereo, NAB ; 7 in.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20866533
RLIN/OCLC: 933527043
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a0018900-b94c-0133-2610-3c07547a230f
Rights Statement
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  • 1975: Issued
  • 1997: Creator Died
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Music from Germany