Bruno Walter

Bruno Walter
Bruno Walter (born Bruno Schlesinger, September 15, 1876 – February 17, 1962) was a German-born conductor, pianist and composer. Born in Berlin, he left Germany in 1933 to escape the Third Reich, settling finally in the United States in 1939. He worked closely with Gustav Mahler, whose music he helped to establish in the repertory, held major positions with the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Concertgebouw Orchestra, Salzburg Festival, Vienna State Opera, Bavarian State Opera, Staatsoper Unter den Linden and Deutsche Oper Berlin, among others, made recordings of historical and artistic significance, and is widely considered to be one of the great conductors of the 20th century.
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Bruno Walter

Bruno Walter

Bruno Walter (born Bruno Schlesinger, September 15, 1876 – February 17, 1962) was a German-born conductor, pianist and composer. Born in Berlin, he left Germany in 1933 to escape the Third Reich, settling finally in the United States in 1939. He worked closely with Gustav Mahler, whose music he helped to establish in the repertory, held major positions with the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Concertgebouw Orchestra, Salzb...
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BACH  Violin Concerto No. 1
BACH Violin Concerto No. 2
MOZART Violin Concerto No. 3
MOZART Violin Concerto No. 4

Studio & Live Recordings · 1934 and 1945
Total duration: 76:12

Bronislaw Huberman violin
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra - Issay Dobrowen
Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra of New York - Bruno Walter

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    SCHUMANN  Dichterliebe, Op. 48
    SCHUMANN  Frauenliebe und -leben, Op. 42
    Recorded 1941
    Total duration: 48:03

    Lotte Lehmann, soprano
    Bruno Walter, piano
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      BEETHOVEN Fidelio
      Live recording, 22 February 1941
      Producer and XR Remastering: Andrew Rose
      Cover artwork based on a photograph of Kirsten Flagstad
      Total duration: 2hr 25:01  

      Leonore - Kirsten Flagstad
      Florestan - René Maison
      Don Pizarro - Julius Huehn
      Rocco - Alexander Kipnis
      Soloists, Orchestra and Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera
      Bruno Walter
      , conductor
      with introductions by Milton Cross 

       

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      BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6 'Pastoral'

      Recorded in 1946
      Duration 37:48

      The Philadelphia Orchestra
      Conducted by Bruno Walter

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      BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

      Recorded 1951
      Total duration: 40:01

      New York Philharmonic Orchestra
      conducted by Bruno Walter


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      BRAHMS Double Concerto
      Recorded 1951
      Total duration: 32:26

      John Corigliano, violin
      Leonard Rose,
      cello
      New York Philharmonic Orchestra
      conducted by Bruno Walter