Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, op. 73 ("Emperor")

Allegro – Andante un poco mosso – Rondo (Allegro)

Charles Münch, conductor. Marguerite Long, piano.

DESCRIPTION: 5 discs, 78 rpm, 12 in.

NOTES: Recorded 11, 18 June 1944, Studio Albert. (Last recording session of Occupation.) Matrix nos. CLX 2429-3, 2430-1, 2431-1, 2432 -1, 2433-1, 2434-1, 2435-1, 2436-1, 2437-1, 2538-1. Durations (CD): 19:04, 08:12, 09:27 (EMI); 18:55, 08:04, 09:22, total 36:21 (LYS).

  • Columbia fr. LFX 679–683
    • = Columbia fr. FHX 5006
    • Rpt. as CD: EMI Classics 7243 5 72245 2 (PM 518), CD 2, tr. 4-6 (1997).
    • Rpt. as CD, in Charles Münch, vol. 10: LYS 510, tr. 4-6. 1999.
    • As CD, in The Art of the Conductor, vol. 2: Charles Münch (2 CDs): A Classical Record ACR 43-44. Digital transfers by Seth B. Winner.

INDEX: 44~010