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HMV pre-recorded Half-Track and 2-Track STEREOSONIC reel-to-reel tapes 1954-58

 

HTA-1   The Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by André Cluytens
Beethoven Piano Concertos: No 2 in B Flat Major, Op 19 / No 4 in G Major, Op 58 (August 1954)

Solomon Cutner, piano. 750 copies printed

 

HTA-8   The Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Wilhelm Furtwängler
Beethoven: Concerto in D Major, Op 61 (January 1955)

Yehudi Menuhin, violin. 750 copies printed

 

HTA-11   The London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Anatole Fistoulari
Turina: Canto a Sevilla (January 1955)

Victoria de Los Angeles, soprano. 750 copies printed

 

HTA-16   Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Wilhelm Furtwängler
Wagner: Lohengrin Prelude, Act 1 / Tannhäuser Overture
Liszt: Les Préludes, symphonic poem (September 1955)

500 copies printed

 

HTA-19   Orchestra of the Opera House, Rome conducted by Giuseppe Morelli
Operatic Recital by Victoria de Los Angeles (November 1955)

Victoria de Los Angeles, soprano. 500 copies printed

 

HTA-25   Amadeus String Quartet
Mozart: Quartet in C Major, K465 / Quartet in D Major, K575 (September 1955)

500 copies printed

 

HTB-403   Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Wilhelm Furtwängler
Strauss Symphonic Poems: Don Juan, Op 20 / Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks, Op 28 (January 1955)

750 copies printed

 

HTB-405   The BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent
Elgar: Concerto in E Minor, Op 85 (July 1955)

Paul Tortelier, 'cello. 500 copies printed

 

HTB-407   Dieter Fischer-Dieskau / Gerald Moore
Schumann: Liederkreis, Op 39 (1955 or 1956)

Dieter Fischer-Dieskau, Baritone and Gerald Moore, Pianoforte

 

HTB-408   Amadeus String Quartet
Mozart: Quintet in C Major, K515 (March 1956)

Cecil Aronowitz, viola. 500 copies printed

 

HTB-409   Dieter Fischer-Dieskau, baritone, Sings in German
Brahms: Seven songs* / Mahler: Lieder Eines Fahrender Gesellen** (March 1956)

*with Hertha Klust, pianoforte / **with The Philharmonia Orchestra
conducted by Wilhelm Furtwängler. 500 copies printed

 

HTC-601   London Mozart Players, conducted by Harry Blech
Schubert Symphonies: No 4 in C Minor ("Tragic") / No 5 in B Flat Major (July 1955)

Late 1957 edition depicted, 6" reel and box.
Number of copies not disclosed

 

HTC-604   The Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Nicolai Malko
Grieg: Concerto in A Minor, Op 16 / Rachmaninoff: Concerto No 1 in F Sharp Minor, Op 1 (July 1955)

Moura Lympany, pianoforte. 500 copies printed

 

SDT-1754   The Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Herbert Menges
Rawsthorne: Concerto No 1 (July 1957)

Moura Lympany, piano. 200 copies printed

 

SCT-1516   The Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Nicolai Malko
Dvorák: Symphony No 5 in E Minor, Op 95 ("From the New World") (August 1957)

1000 copies printed

 

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