Beethoven – Symphonies Nos 1-9 (Harnoncourt)

Chamber Orchestra of Europe

Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor

Teldec, 2011

Description

Symphonies Nos 1-9 – Tracklist:

Disc 1

  1. Symphony No.1 in C major Op.21: I Adagio molto – Allegro con brio
  2. Symphony No.1 in C major Op.21: II Andante cantabile con moto
  3. Symphony No.1 in C major Op.21: III Menuetto – Allegro molto e vivace
  4. Symphony No.1 in C major Op.21: IV Finale – Adagio – Allegro molto e vivace
  5. Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op. 55, ‘Eroica’: I. Allegro con brio
  6. Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major Op. 55, ‘Eroica’: II. Marcia funebre – Adagio assai
  7. Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op. 55, ‘Eroica’: III. Scherzo – Allegro vivace (Excerpt)
  8. Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op. 55, ‘Eroica’: IV. Finale – Allegro molto

Disc 2

  1. Symphony No.6 in F major Op.68, ‘Pastoral’: I Allegro, ma non troppo
  2. Symphony No.6 in F major Op.68, ‘Pastoral’: II Andante molto mosso
  3. Symphony No.6 in F major Op.68, ‘Pastoral’: III Allegro
  4. Symphony No.6 in F major Op.68, ‘Pastoral’: IV Allegro
  5. Symphony No.6 in F major Op.68, ‘Pastoral’: V Allegretto
  6. Symphony No.8 in F major Op.93: I Allegro vivace e con brio
  7. Symphony No.8 in F major Op.93: II Allegretto scherzando
  8. Symphony No.8 in F major Op.93: III Tempo di Minuetto
  9. Symphony No.8 in F major Op.93: IV Allegro vivace

Disc 3

  1. Symphony No.2 in D major Op.36: I Adagio molto – Allegro con brio
  2. Symphony No.2 in D major Op.36: II Larghetto
  3. Symphony No.2 in D major Op.36: III Scherzo – Allegro
  4. Symphony No.2 in D major Op.36: IV Allegro molto
  5. Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio
  6. Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67: II. Andante con moto
  7. Symphony No.5 in C minor Op.67: III Allegro
  8. Symphony No.5 in C minor Op.67: IV Allegro

Disc 4

  1. Symphony No.4 in B flat major Op.60: I Adagio – Allegro vivace
  2. Symphony No.4 in B flat major Op.60: II Adagio
  3. Symphony No.4 in B flat major Op.60: III Allegro vivace
  4. Symphony No.4 in B flat major Op.60: IV Allegro, ma non troppo
  5. Symphony No.7 in A major Op.92: I Poco sostenuto – Vivace
  6. Symphony No.7 in A major Op.92: II Allegretto
  7. Symphony No.7 in A major Op.92: III Presto
  8. Symphony No.7 in A major Op.92: IV Allegro con brio

Disc 5

  1. Symphony No.9 in D minor Op.125: I Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
  2. Symphony No.9 in D minor Op.125: II Molto vivace
  3. Symphony No.9 in D minor Op.125: III Adagio molto e cantabile
  4. Symphony No.9 in D minor Op.125: IV Presto – Allegro assai – ‘Ode to Joy’