Dvorak Hall, Prague, 08 Jan 1953

Ist precongress concert of the Union of Czech Artists
PETRZELKA Pastoral sinfonietta Op. 51 (1951-52)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

KARDOS Mierova kantata Op. 21b (1950)


HRADIL Zpev miru (Peace song) (1951)


SEIDEL Lide bdete (People watch) (3rd mvt)


Dvorak Hall, Prague, 09 Jan 1953
KREJCI 14 Variations on a Folk Song, for the composer's deseased wife (1951-52) (Premiere)
Czech Singers' Chorus / Jan Kühn - Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

NOVAK Podzimni symfonie (Autumn symphony) Op. 62 (1934)
Czech Singers' Chorus / Jan Kühn

Dvorak Hall, Prague, 29 and 30 Jan 1953
SLAVICKY Three Moravian Dance Fantasies (1951)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

TROJAN Cisaruv slavik (The Emperor's Nightingale), music for the Jiri Trnka's film (1948)


STRAUSS Concerto for oboe and orchestra in D major Op. 144 (1945)
Josef Shejbal, oboe


STRAUSS Till Eulenspiegel Op. 28 (1894-95)


Reduta, Bratislava, 05 Feb 1953
BELLA Overture for a comedy - Not recorded
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra

BEETHOVEN Triple concerto for piano, violin, cello and orchestra in C major Op. 56 - Not recorded
Stefan Nemeth-Samorinsky, piano - Aladar Mozi, violin - Albin Berky, cello


BRAHMS Symphony No. 4 in E minor Op. 98 - Not recorded


Dvorak Hall, Prague, 07-09 Feb 1953
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 in C minor Op. 67
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Supraphon
14575/78 (78)
Supraphon
DV 5153 (LP)
Supraphon
LPV 148 (LP)
Supraphon
SUA 10123 (LP)
Supraphon
10544/5 (2 LPs) (3. Allegro))
Supraphon [FR]
LPV 148 (LP)
Atoll
82117 (LP)
Supraphon [NL]
SUA 10123 (LP)
Supraphon [DE]
LKS 30011 (LP)
Supraphon [DE]
87406/407 (2 LPs)
Delta
DA 2017 (2 LPs)
Marcato
63904 (LP) (excerpts)
Elite Special
CSLP 6010 (LP)
Discophon
3015 (LP)
Parliament
PLP(S) 136 (LP)
Supraphon
SU 1937-2 (CD)
Supraphon Gold Edition
SU 3685-2 (CD)
Supraphon [JP]
COCO 6370 (CD)
Supraphon [JP]
COCQ 84475 (CD)
Venias
VN013 (CD) (33 CD set)

Dvorak Hall, Prague, 11 Feb 1953
SMETANA Ceska pisen (Czech Song), cantata (1878)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

NEJEDLY Vitezstvi bude nase (Victory will be ours)


Smetana Hall, Prague, 19 and 20 Feb 1953
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 in C major Op. 21
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9 in C minor Op. 125
Marie Tauberova, soprano - Maria Krasova, alto - Beno Blachut, tenor - Eduard Haken, bass
Czech Singers' Chorus / Jan Kühn

Dvorak Hall, Prague, 21-23 Feb 1953
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 in C major Op. 21
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Supraphon
14579/81 (78)
Supraphon
VM 567/570 (2 LPs)
Supraphon
DV 5294/95 (2 LPs)
Supraphon
DM 5155 (10")
Supraphon
LPM 147 (10")
Bertelsmann
8005 (10")
Supraphon
LPV 218/219 (2 LPs)
Supraphon
LPV 218/219 (2 LPs)
Supraphon
SU 10255/6 or 131025/6 (2 LPs)
Supraphon
SU 1937-2 (CD)
Supraphon Gold Edition
SU 3669-2 (CD)
Supraphon [JP]
COCO 6370 (CD)
Supraphon [JP]
COCQ 84475 (CD)
Venias
VN013 (CD) (33 CD set)

Dvorak Hall, Prague, 26 and 27 Feb 1953
HANUS Symphony No. 2 in G major Op. 26 (1950-51)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

BARTOK Concerto for piano and orchestra No. 3 Sz.119 (1945)
Eva Bernathova, piano


DEBUSSY Iberia (1906-08)


Spanish Hall, Prague, 18 Mar 1953

Funeral ceremony for President Gottwald dead on 14 March, after Stalin on 05
DVORAK Serenade for string orchestra in E major Op. 22 (1875) (excerpts)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

SUK Serenade for string orchestra in E flat major Op. 6 (1892) (excerpts)


TCHAIKOVSKI String quartet No. 1 in D major Op. 11 (Andante cantabile)


Spanish Hall, Prague, 19 Mar 1953

Funeral ceremony for President Gottwald
SKROUP Hymn of the Czechoslovak Republic (1831)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

ALEXANDROV Hymn of the Soviet Union (1943)


State Opera House, Budapest, 06 Apr 1953
HAYDN Symphony No. 100 in G major (1794)
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra

BACH Concerto for two violins and orchestra in D minor BWV 1043
Ferenc Jancsin - Gyorgy Meszaros, violins


BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 in C minor Op. 67


Dvorak Hall, Prague, 23 and 24 Apr 1953
HAENDEL Messiah HWV 56
Ruzena Kohoutova, soprano - Ruzena Stodolova, alto - Ivo Zidek, tenor - Jiri Bar, bass
Czech Singers' Chorus / Jan Kühn - Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Dvorak Hall, Prague, 30 Apr 1953

Special concert
KABALEVSKY Concerto for cello and orchestra No. 1 in G minor (1948-49)
Sasa Vectonov, cello
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

SIBELIUS Concerto for violin and orchestra in D minor Op. 47 (1903-04, 1905)
Ladislav Jasek, violin


TCHAIKOVSKI Concerto for piano and orchestra No. 1 in B flat minor Op. 23
Stanislav Knor, piano


Kongress-Saal, Dresden, 14 May 1953
BEETHOVEN Leonore III , overture Op. 72a
Dresdner Philharmonie

HAYDN Concerto for cello and orchestra No. 2 in D major Hob.VIIb/2
Milos Sadlo, cello


DVORAK Symphony No. 8 in G major Op. 88 (1889)


Dvorak Hall, Prague, 25-26 May 1953
SUK Fantasy for violin and orchestra in G minor Op. 24 ( 1903 )
Alexander Plocek, violin
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Supraphon
DV 5183 (LP)
Supraphon
LPV 232 (LP)

Dvorak Hall, Prague, 28 May 1953

Special concert
BEETHOVEN Leonore III , overture Op. 72a
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

BEETHOVEN Concerto for piano and orchestra No. 4 in G major Op. 58
Josef Palenicek, piano


BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 in C minor Op. 67


Smetana Hall, Prague, 15 Jun 1953

Prague Spring Festival, 15 Jun-03 Jul 1953
SMETANA Ma Vlast ( My Country ) (1879)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Dvorak Hall, Prague, 21-23 Sep 1953
SLAVICKY Three Moravian Dance Fantasies (1951)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Supraphon
DV 5182 (LP)
Supraphon
LPV 201 (LP)
Supraphon
LPV 201 (LP)
Supraphon Gold Edition
SU 3688-2 (CD)
Venias
VN013 (CD) (33 CD set)

Dvorak Hall, Prague, 05 Oct 1953

Gala concert for the Czechoslovak Armed Forces
SMETANA Ma Vlast ( My Country ), 6 . Blanik
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

SMETANA Ma Vlast ( My Country ), 5 . Tabor


BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 in C minor Op. 67


Dvorak Hall, Prague, 07 Oct 1953

Ist Youth concert
DVORAK Slavonic Dances Op. 46 (1878)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Dvorak Hall, Prague, 08 Oct 1953
HAYDN Symphony No. 92 in G major (1788)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

SLAVIK Concerto for violin and orchestra in A minor (1827)
Alexander Plocek, violin


BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 in B flat major Op. 60


Smetana Hall, Prague, 09 Oct 1953
HAYDN Symphony No. 92 in G major (1788)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

SLAVIK Concerto for violin and orchestra in A minor (1827)
Alexander Plocek, violin


BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 in B flat major Op. 60


Smetana Hall, Prague, 11 Oct 1953

Special concert
HAYDN Symphony No. 92 in G major (1788)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

BEETHOVEN Concerto for piano and orchestra No. 3 in C minor Op. 37
Emil Gilels, piano


TCHAIKOVSKI Concerto for piano and orchestra No. 1 in B flat minor Op. 23 - Live
Emil Gilels, piano

Praga
PR 254 000/01 (2 CDs)
Praga
PR 256 000 (CD)
Urania
SP 4234 (CD)

Dvorak Hall, Prague, 12-13 Oct 1953
BEETHOVEN Concerto for piano and orchestra No. 4 in G major Op. 58
Josef Palenicek, piano
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Supraphon
DM 5232 (10")
Supraphon
LPM 246 (10")
Supraphon
LPM 246 (10")
Supraphon [DE]
25017 (10")
Orpheus
5339 (10")
Supraphon Gold Edition
SU 3685-2 (CD)

Dvorak Hall, Prague, 21 Oct 1953

IInd Youth concert
DVORAK Slavonic Dances Op. 72 (1886)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Dvorak Hall, Prague, 22 and 23 Oct 1953
PAUER Rhapsody for orchestra (1953) (Premiere)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

HAYDN Concerto for cello and orchestra No. 2 in D major Hob.VIIb/2
Milos Sadlo, cello


BRAHMS Symphony No. 3 in F major Op. 90


Dvorak Hall, Prague, 29 Oct 1953

Gala concert of the Union of Czech Composers
HABA Wallachian Suite for orchestra Op. 77 (1952-53) (Premiere)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

PALENICEK Concerto for piano and orchestra No. 2 in C minor (1952)
Josef Palenicek, piano


KAPR Zitra (Tomorrow), symphonic suite (Premiere)


Stadion, Brno, 05 Nov 1953
GLAZUNOV Symphony No. 9 in D minor (1904-10)
Brno Radio Symphony Orchestra (SOBR)

SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 7 "Leningrad" in C major Op. 60 (1941) - Recorded


Dvorak Hall, Prague, 29 Nov 1953

Concert for the composer's 60th death anniversary
TCHAIKOVSKI Rococo variations Op. 33
Josef Chuchro, cello
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

TCHAIKOVSKI Concerto for violin and orchestra in D Op. 35
Julian Sitkovetsky, violin


TCHAIKOVSKI Concerto for piano and orchestra No. 1 in B flat minor Op. 23
Veronika Petrovskaja, piano


Dvorak Hall, Prague, 10 and 11 Dec 1953
MOZART Serenade No. 13 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" in G major K. 525
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

MENDELSSOHN-BARTHOLDY Concerto for violin and orchestra in E minor Op. 64
Karel Sroubek, violin


ROUSSEL Concert pour petit orchestre Op. 34 (1926-27)


DEBUSSY La Mer (1905)


Smetana Hall, Prague, 17 Dec 1953
BACH Mass in B minor BWV 232
Marie Tauberova, soprano - Vera Krilova, alto - Beno Blachut, tenor - Karel Berman, bass
Czech Singers' Chorus / Jan Kühn - Czech Philharmonic Orchestra