The Early 30s: The Symphony

A two-hour immersive mix of classical / orchestral music recorded in the years 1930 to 1933, featuring solos from Yehudi Menuhin, Fritz Kreisler and Arthur Schnabel and orchestras conducted by Edward Elgar, Maurice Ravel and Leopold Stokowski.

0:00:00 The Philadelphia Orchestra, Conducted By Leopold Stokowski – Schoenberg’s Gurre-Lieder, 1st Section
0:15:13 Arthur Schnabel – Beethoven Sonata No 31 In A Flat Major, Op 110 Moderato Cantabile Molto Espressivo
0:21:33 London Symphony Orchestra With Yehudi Menuhin, Conducted By Edward Elgar – Elgar Violin Concerto
1:11:13 Yehudi Menuhin – Paganini Kreisler Caprice No. 24
1:17:57 Georg Kulenkampff – Tambourin Chinois (Kreisler)
1:21:30 Fritz Kreisler – Liebesleid (Kreisler)
1:25:02 Joseph Szigeti – Bach Solo Violin Sonata No.1- 2nd Mvt
1:30:11 Grigoras Dinicu – Ca Pe Lunca
1:33:04 Lamoureux Orchestra, Conducted by Maurice Ravel – Ravel’s Bolero
1:48:45 Alexander Mossolov – Zavod, Symphony Of Machines
1:51:36 Wanda Landowska, Harpsichord – Variations 16-20
1:58:27 The Philadelphia Orchestra, Conducted By Leopold Stokowski – 1812 Overture Op. 49

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The Late 1920s – The Symphony

Another exclusive orchestral mix, available as a podcast for patreon backers.

This one has classical / orchestral music recorded between 1927 and 1929, and features a section in stereo!

0:00:00 Dajos Béla and His Dance Orchestra – Jalousie (1927)
0:02:44 Hotel Commodore Ensemble, directed by Bernhard Levitow – Clair de lune- suite Bergamasque (1927)
0:06:49 Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by Leopold Stokowski – Toccata and Fugue in D minor (1927)
0:15:25 Fritz Kreisler – Dvorak – Indian Lament (1928)
0:19:46 Grigoras Dinicu – Hora Staccato (1928)
0:22:31 Sergei Rachmaninov & The Philadelphia Orchestra – Piano Concerto N°2 in C minor Op.18 – III. Allegro scherzo (1929)
0:33:25 Sergei Rachmaninoff – Schumann Carnaval Op.9 Sphinxes (1929)
0:33:56 Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by Leopold Stokowski – Stravinsky ‘Rite of Spring’ (1929)
0:41:25 Victor Symphony Orchestra feat. George Gershwin – An American In Paris (1929)

1926 – The Symphony

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An 80-minute mix of a massive four orchestral recordings from 1926, available exclusively to patrons, sign up here for access.

Tracks

0:00:00 Gustav Holst with London Symphony Orchestra – The Planets
0:42:40 Fritz Kreisler & Berlin State Opera Orchestra – Mendelssohn – Violin Concerto e-moll Op.64
1:08:28 Cortot, Thibaud and Cassals – Schubert Trio No. 1 in B Flat – Op. 99 1st Movement
1:18:48 Pablo Casals – Saint- Saens – Le Cygne (The Swan)