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Audiovisual Records

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Audiovisual Records, 1958-2012 | Houston Symphony Archives

By Terry Brown

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Collection Overview

Title: Audiovisual Records, 1958-2012Add to your cart.

ID: AV/016

Extent: 13.33 Linear Feet

Arrangement: By format and chronologically.

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Audiovisual materials include cassette tape recordings of selected Houston Symphony radio broadcasts, miscellaneous radio interviews and educational broadcasts. Commercial and non-commercial recording releases of the Houston Symphony and Houston Symphony members are maintained. Videotapes of television broadcasts concerning the Symphony are also included. Archivists and others have recorded oral histories of Symphony musicians and volunteers. Transcriptions of these recordings are also included.

Administrative Information

Related Materials: Live and broadcast recordings of Houston Symphony concerts are maintained in the University of Texas Fine Arts Library's Historical Music Recordings Collection. Over the years additional deposits have been made, and now each season’s recordings are sent upon completion. Over 2800 items representing some 1600 concerts are preserved on radio broadcast tapes from 1945 to 1953 and concert recordings from 1975 to the present. Both raw recordings for each live concert and a compilation recording for broadcast are retained. Formats include reel-to-reel tapes, audiocassettes, DATs, compact discs and DVDs. For more information please see http://lib.utexas.edu/fal/collections/historical_music.html.


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Series 1: LP AlbumsAdd to your cart.
Sub-Series 1: Commercial RecordingsAdd to your cart.
Box 1: Commercial Recordings, 1948Add to your cart.
Item 1: Satie: Parade / Auric: Suite from "Les Matelots", 1948Add to your cart.
Efrem Kurtz conducting the Houston Symphony Orchestra;
Columbia Records Set MM-913
Box 2: Commercial Recordings, 1957-1984Add to your cart.
Item 1: Leopold Stokowski: Gliere: Symphony No. 3, “Ilya Murometz” The Houston Symphony Orchestra, 1957Add to your cart.
Seraphim S-60089
Item 2: Dimitri Shostokovich Eleventh Symphony (Year 1905): Leopold Stokowski conducting The Houston Symphony Orchestra, 1958Add to your cart.
Everest 3310/2
Item 3: Orff – Carmina Burana – Stokowski, 1958Add to your cart.
Houston Symphony Orchestra, Houston Chorale & Houston Youth Symphony Boys' Choir; and Virginia Babikian, Clyde Hager, Guy Gardner;
Seraphim S-60236
Item 4: Orff – Carmina Burana – Stokowski, 1958Add to your cart.
Houston Symphony Orchestra, Houston Chorale & Houston Youth Symphony Boys' Choir; and Virginia Babikian, Clyde Hager, Guy Gardner;
Seraphim S-60236
Item 5: Wagner: Parsifal - Good Friday Spell (Act 3) and Symphonic Synthesis of Act 3, 1959Add to your cart.
Leopold Stokowski conducting The Houston Symphony Orchestra;
Everest SDBR-3031
Item 6: Scrdiabin: The Poem of Ecstasy & Amirov: Azerbaijan Mugam, 1959Add to your cart.
Leopold Stokowski conducting The Houston Symphony Orchestra;
Everest 3032
Item 7: Bartok Concerto for Orchestra/Stokowski conducting the Houston Symphony Orchestra, 1960Add to your cart.
Everest SDBR 3069
Item 8: Wagner, Chopin, Thomas Canning’s Fantasy/Leopold Stokowski Conducting the Houston Symphony Orchestra, 1960Add to your cart.
Everest SDBR 3070
Item 9: Southwest Artists Series: Houston Symphony Brass Quintet, 1964Add to your cart.
William Lee, Composer;
Austin Custom Records LFM33-6488
Item 10: Southwest Artists Series: Houston Symphony Brass Quintet, 1964Add to your cart.
William Lee, Composer;
Austin Custom Records LFM33-6488
Item 11: Texas, 1966Add to your cart.
An orchestra suite by David W. Guion.
The Houston Summer Symphony Conducted by Ezra Rachlin.
Carsan Records 1002
Item 12: Woody Herman and the Thundering Herd with the Houston Symphony: Children of Lima, 1975Add to your cart.
Lawrence Foster, conducting
Fantasy F-9477
Item 13: American Contemporary, 1976Add to your cart.
Samuel Jones, conductor;
Samuel Jones: Let Us Now Praise Famous Men; Paul Cooper: Symphony No. 4 (Landscape)
Composers Recordings, Inc. CRI SD 347
Item 14: Paul Chihara: Symphony in Celebration; Missa Carminum, 1977Add to your cart.
Symphony in Celebration: Houston Symphony Orchestra; Lawrence Foster Conductor.
Missa Carminum: Roger Wagner Chorale; Roger Wagner, Conductor.
Candide QCE 31101
Item 15: Cesar Franck: Symphony in D Minor, 1982Add to your cart.
Sergiu Comissiona, conductor;
Vanguard Audiophile, VA 25016
Item 16: Debussy: La Mer, Nocturnes, 1982Add to your cart.
Nuages, Fetes, Sirenes;
Sergiu Comissiona, conductor;
Vanguard Audiophile, VA 25015
Item 17: Ravel: Sergiu Comissiona, Houston Symphony Orchestra, 1983Add to your cart.
Daphnis et Chloe Suite No. 2; La Valse; Pavane Pour Une Infante Defunte;
Vanguard Audiophile, VA 25022
Item 18: Masterworks: Choral and Orchestral Praise, 1984Add to your cart.
By the Houston Symphony Orchestra with the 250 Voice Choir of the Second Baptist Church, Houston;
Birdwing, a division of Sparrow Records, BWR 2049
Sub-Series 2: Private Release RecordingsAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Burt Bacharach and the Houston Symphony: Woman, 1979Add to your cart.
A&M Records, Inc. SP-3709
Item 2: Burt Bacharach and the Houston Symphony: Woman, 1979Add to your cart.
A&M Records, Inc. SP-3709
Sub-Series 3: Other RecordingsAdd to your cart.
Item 1: The Barbirolli Society: Sir John Barbirolli Speaks, 1973Add to your cart.
Volume 1: In Conversation with Michael Kenneday and a Tribute to Sir Winston Churchill;
Barbirolli Society BS01

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