Oops. Fergit it. The concerts are post NYPhil.
On the other hand, the Beethoven Triple are Phil members as is the Rosenker.
The Piero Weiss may be the jewel. He was an awfully important teacher who
left few recordings, even informal ones.
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From: "Thom Pease" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Sunday, February 04, 2007 4:05 PM
Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Stadium Symphony Orchestra concerts
> Regarding the Lewisohn concerts:
> There are about 18 Stadium Symphony Orchestra concerts
> in the Voice of America Music Library Collection at
> the Library of Congress, which I just cataloged last
> week. They were recorded and broadcast on WNYC. They
> range from the summers of 1957-1960. Do a title
> search under "Lewisohn Stadium concert" in the LOC
> catalog (catalog.loc.gov) to find them.
> Here are some highlights:
> Performances by conductors Josef Krips, Alfred
> Wallenstein, Alexander Smallens, Max Rudolf, Julius
> Rudel, Leonard Bernstein, Carlos Chavez, Pierre
> Monteux, Alfredo Antonini, and Thomas Scherman.
> Leonard Bernstein, John Corigliano, Sr., and Laszlo
> Varga appeared in Beethoven's Triple Concerto.
> Piero Weiss playing Mendelssohn's first Piano
> Concerto; Michael Rosenker, playing Mendelssohn's
> Violin Concerto in e minor.
> Licia Albanese and Richard Tucker performing an
> all-Puccini program.
> A couple of performances by pianist Henri Deering,
> including Schumann's Piano Concerto in A minor.
> Claudio Arrau playing the Brahms first piano concerto.
> Caveat: There is a some airplane noise on some of
> these performances.
> Thomas Pease
> Project Cataloger, Voice of America Music Library
> Library of Congress
> Motion Picture, Broadcasting & Recorded Sound Div.
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