Toscanini Database

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 Composer  Beethoven  
 Composition    Symphony No. 9  
 Ensemble  NBC Symphony  
 Date  1939.12.02  
 Location  Carnegie Hall  
 Session  Broadcast  

Vocal Soloist
 Soloist    Role    Range  
 Novotna        Soprano  
 Thorborg        Contralto  
 Peerce        Tenor  
 Moscona        Bass  

Naxos Excellent. A little more open and naturally balanced than Legato which is also quite good. Be sure to play this at full volume. It becomes much more natural sounding.

ATS very close to LCD but with more distortion.

NE filtered with some unnatural coloration.  

 Label    Issue    Album Title    Format  
 Naxos    8.110824    Toscanini: Beethoven Sym. No. 9, Choral Fantasy    CD  
 Legato    LCD-136-1    Toscanini: Beethoven Sym. No. 9, Verdi Luisa, Forza    CD  
 The Arturo Toscanini Society/Olympic    ATS 1118-9    Toscanini: Beethoven Sym. Nos. 8 & 9    LP  
 Nuova Era    2243-8    Toscanini: Beethoven Nine Symphonies . Overtures    CD