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Seiji Ozawa - Anniversary 11-CD Set
Seiji Ozawa - Anniversary 11-CD Set

Seiji Ozawa - Anniversary 11-CD Set (CD)

Boston Symphony Orchestra

$58.95

In honor of internationally acclaimed Maestro Seiji Ozawa's 75th Birthday, this 11-CD set presents Seiji Ozawa in a wide variety of symphonic repertory in collaboration with some of the most prestigious orchestras in the world, from San Francisco Symphony, Boston Symphony to the Vienna and Berlin Philharmonics and the Saito Kinen Orchestra in Japan. A celebration of a truly Worldwide Maestro.

Composers: Béla Bartók, Francis Poulenc, Gustav Mahler, Hector Berlioz, Johann Sebastian Bach, Leonard Bernstein, Maurice Ravel, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky, Richard Strauss, Richard Wagner, Sergey Prokofiev, Toru Takemitsu


Conductor: Seiji Ozawa


Orchestras: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Boston Symphony Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, Seito Kinen Orchestra, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Performers: Aurele Nicolet, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Dwayne Croft, Everett Firth, Hiroshi Arimori, Kathleen Battle, Kiri Te Kanawa, Mariko Kobayashi, Marilyn Horne, Naoko Yoshino, Rainer Honeck, Rudolf Scholz, San Francisco Symphony, Sawako Yasue, Seito Kinen Orchestra, Simon Preston, Tanglewood Festival Chorus, Tokyo Opera Singers, Trevor Pinnock, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

 

Track Listing:


1. Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106 by Béla Bartók Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saito Kinen Festival Orchestra Period: 20th Century Written: 1936; Budapest, Hungary 

2. Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116 by Béla Bartók Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saito Kinen Festival Orchestra Period: 20th Century Written: 1943; USA 

3. Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14 by Hector Berlioz Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saito Kinen Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1830; France 

4. Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saito Kinen Orchestra Period: 20th Century Written: 1899; France 

5. Ceremonial "An Autumn Ode" by Toru Takemitsu Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saito Kinen Orchestra Period: 20th Century Written: 1992 

6. Family Tree by Toru Takemitsu Performer:  Seiji Ozawa (Speaker) Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saito Kinen Orchestra Period: 20th Century Written: 1992 

7. My Way of Life "In Memory of Michael Vyner" by Toru Takemitsu Performer:  Dwayne Croft (Baritone) Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saito Kinen Orchestra Period: 20th Century Written: 1990 

8. Requiem for Strings by Toru Takemitsu Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saito Kinen Orchestra Period: 20th Century Written: 1957; Japan 

9. Air for Flute solo by Toru Takemitsu Performer:  Aurèle Nicolet (Flute) Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saito Kinen Orchestra Period: 20th Century Written: 1996; Japan 

10. Symphony no 2 in C minor "Resurrection" by Gustav Mahler Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano) Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra,  Tanglewood Festival Chorus Period: Romantic Written: 1888/1896; Germany 

11. Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra Period: Baroque Written: by 1708; Germany 
Notes: Arrangement: Leopold Stowkowski 

12. Musikalisches Opfer, BWV 1079: no 8, Ricercar a 6 by Johann Sebastian Bach Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra,  Tanglewood Festival Chorus Period: Baroque Written: 1747; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arrangement: Anton Webern 

13. Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 5th movement, Chaconne by Johann Sebastian Bach Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra Period: Baroque Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Notes: Arrangement: Hideo Saito 

14. Chorale Variations on "Von Himmel hoch da komm' ich her" by Igor Stravinsky Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra,  Tanglewood Festival Chorus Period: 20th Century Written: 1955-1956; USA 

15. Prelude and Fugue in E flat major, BWV 552 "St Anne" by Johann Sebastian Bach Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra Period: Baroque Written: by 1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arrangement: Arnold Schoenberg 

16. Gloria in G major by Francis Poulenc Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano) Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra,  Tanglewood Festival Chorus Period: 20th Century Written: 1959; France 

17. Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani in G minor by Francis Poulenc Performer:  Everett Firth (Percussion), Simon Preston (Organ) Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra Period: 20th Century Written: 1938; France 

18. Concert champêtre for Harpsichord by Francis Poulenc Performer:  Trevor Pinnock (Harpsichord) Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra Period: 20th Century Written: 1927-28; France 

19. Scheherazade, Op. 35 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1888; Russia 

20. Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op. 36 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1888; Russia 

21. Wiener Philharmoniker Fanfare, AV 109 by Richard Strauss Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1924; Germany 

22. Eine Alpensinfonie, Op. 64 by Richard Strauss Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1911-1915; Germany 

23. Feierlicher Einzug der Ritter des Johanniter-Ordens, AV 103 by Richard Strauss Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1909; Germany 

24. Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1888; Russia 

25. Overture "1812" in E flat major, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1880; Russia 

26. Der fliegende Holländer: Overture by Richard Wagner Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1841/1852; Germany 

27. Lohengrin: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1847; Germany 

28. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1867; Germany 

29. Tannhäuser: Overture by Richard Wagner Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Written: 1850 

30. Tristan und Isolde: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1858; Germany 

31. Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod [Instrumental] by Richard Wagner Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Period: Romantic Written: 1859; Germany 

32. Romeo and Juliet Overture by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony OrchestraPeriod: Romantic Written: 1869/1880; Russia 

33. Romeo and Juliet Suite no 2, Op. 64b: Montagues and Capulets by Sergei Prokofiev Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony OrchestraPeriod: 20th Century Written: 1936; Paris, France 

34. Romeo and Juliet Suite no 2, Op. 64b: Dance by Sergei Prokofiev Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony OrchestraPeriod: 20th Century Written: 1936; Paris, France 

35. Romeo and Juliet Suite no 2, Op. 64b: Romeo at Juliet's Grave by Sergei Prokofiev Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony OrchestraPeriod: 20th Century Written: 1936; Paris, France 

36. Romeo and Juliet Suite no 2, Op. 64b: Dance of the maids with lilies by Sergei Prokofiev Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony OrchestraPeriod: 20th Century Written: 1936; Paris, France 

37. Romeo and Juliet Suite no 1, Op. 64a: no 7, Death of Tybalt by Sergei Prokofiev Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony OrchestraPeriod: 20th Century Written: 1936; Paris, France 

38. Roméo et Juliette, Op. 17: Adagio "Scène d'amour" by Hector Berlioz Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony OrchestraPeriod: Romantic Written: 1839; France 

39. West Side Story: Symphonic Dances by Leonard Bernstein Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony OrchestraPeriod: 20th Century Written: 1960; USA