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Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Beethoven Symphonies (Almost) Live (Part Eight)

Bernstein Conducts the Wiener Philharmoniker

Leonard Bernstein
Our eighth installment takes us back to Vienna, but with a different conductor; the late great Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990) conducting the Vienna Philharmonic in a performance of Beethoven's Symphony No. 8 in F major, Opus 93.

I: Allegro vivace e con brio

II: Allegretto Scherzando

II: Tempo di menuetto

IV: Allegro vivace

For more information on this symphony go here, here and here.

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