Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg 150th Anniversary Album
Title:

Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg 150th Anniversary Album

Artists:

Alain Lombard, conductor
Theodor Guschlbauer, conductor
Jan Latham-Koenig, conductor
Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg

Cat No:

AV2067

Price:

£9.99 (mid-price)

Summary:

The Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg celebrated its 150th Anniversary in 2005 with an album featuring three of their past prominent music directors: Alain Lombard conducts Bizet’s Symphony in C, Theodor Guschlbauer conducts d’Indy’s Souvenirs, and Jan Latham-Koenig, who made two other acclaimed recordings with the OPS for Avie – Franck’s Symphony in D and Four Orchestral Extracts from Psyché (AV 0003) and Ibert’s Persée et Andromede (AV 0008) – conducts a sweeping version of Strauss’s Don Juan.

Please note the booklet notes accompanying this CD are in French only.

Tracklist:

Georges BIZET (1838 – 1875)
Symphony in C major* (1855) (29:20)
1. Allegro vivo (7:08)
2. Adagio (9:12)
3. Scherzo: allegro vivace (4:21)
4. Allegro vivace (8:37)
Alain Lombard, conductor

Vincent d’INDY (1851 – 1931)
5. Souvenirs, Op. 62** (1906) (19:55)
Theodor Guschlbauer, conductor

Richard STRAUSS (1864 – 1949)
Don Juan, Op. 20*** (1888) (17:55)
Jan Latham-Koenig, conductor
TOTAL TIME: 67:28

Recorded 1976 (Bizet), 1992 (d’Indy) and 2001 (Strauss), in the Palais de la musique et des congrès, Strasbourg

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