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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 Albums],
[Series 2: Cassette Tapes],
[Series 3: Compact Disks/DVDs],
[Series 4: DAT Tapes],
[Series 5: Videotapes],
[Series 6: Recordings Documentation],
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Series 3: Compact Disks/DVDsAdd to your cart.
Sub-Series 1: Radio BroadcastAdd to your cart.
Box 1: Radio Broadcasts, 1957-2012Add to your cart.
Item 1: Leopold Stokowski conducts HS: Beethoven, Respighi, Hovhaness, 12/3/1956 and 3/12/1957Add to your cart.
Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 on 12/3/1956;
Hovhaness: Ad Lyram, 3/12/1957 (Houston Chorale, Alfred Urbach, conductor);
Resphighi: Pines of Rome, 3/12/1957
Acquired from: Collection of Ray Weaver
Item 2: Leopold Stokowski conducts HS: Beethoven, Franck, 3/1957Add to your cart.
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 on 3/4/1957;
Franck: Symphony in d minor, 3/12/1957
Acquired from: Collection of Ray Weaver
Item 3: Leopold Stokowski conducts HS: Franck, Hovhaness, Respighi, 3/12/1957Add to your cart.
Franck: Symphony in D minor;
Hovhaness: Ad Lyram, 3/12/1957 (Houston Chorale, Alfred Urbach, conductor);
Resphighi: Pines of Rome, 3/12/1957.
Recorded originally by the U.S. Information Agency for re-broadcast in Bombay, India as a musical salute from Houston.
Originals or Copies: Copy of original recording.
Acquired from: A. John Petzold, 8/14/2014
Item 4: Leopold Stokowski conducts HS: Handel, Mussorgsky, Wagner, 3/18/1957, 11/3-4/1958, 10/19-20/1959Add to your cart.
Handel: Water Music (arr. Stokowski), 10/19-20/1959;
Handel: Concerto Grosso for Oboe and Strings, 11/3-4/1958, Ray Weaver, oboe;
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Stokowski), 10/19-20/1959;
Wagner: Lohengrin, Prelude to Act I, 3/18/1957
Acquired from: Collection of Ray Weaver
Item 5: Leopold Stokowski conducts HS: Beethoven, Brahms, 3/25-27/1957, 10/30/1956 or 11/9-10/1959Add to your cart.
Beethoven: Symphony No. 8 on 3/25-27/1957;
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 on 3/25-27/1957 (finale only-incomplete) Jean Hinkle, soprano; Rannette Dinwoodey, contralto; Rudolf Petrak, tenor; Jay Froman, bass; Houston Chorale, Alfred Urbach, conductor;
Brahms: Symphony No. 2, 10/30/1956 or 11/9-10/1959
Acquired from: Collection of Ray Weaver
Item 6: Leopold Stokowski conducts HS: Ravel, Shostakovich, 11/7-8/1960Add to your cart.
Ravel: Rhapsodie Espagnole
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5
Acquired from: Collection of Ray Weaver
Item 7: Sir John Barbirolli conducts HS: Beethoven Symphony No. 7, 10/30/1961Add to your cart.
Broadcast recording from KUHA-FM.
Item 8: Andre Previn conducts HS: Rachmaninoff, 11/25/1968Add to your cart.
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3, Vladimir Ashkenazy
Item 9: Broadcast News Reports, 3/21/1988 - 10/29/1988Add to your cart.
DVD copy of videotape
Item 10: Broadcast News Reports: 11 stories, 6/26/1995 - 8/27/1996Add to your cart.
DVD copy of videotape
Item 11: Media interviews: KUHF-FM “The Front Row” programs, 2004-2007Add to your cart.
Interviews of guest artists, conductors or staff.
Item 12: Media interviews: KUHF-FM “The Front Row” programs, Jun - Dec 2007Add to your cart.
Interviews of guest artists, conductors or staff.
Item 13: Media interviews: KUHF-FM “The Front Row” programs, 2008Add to your cart.
Interviews of guest artists, conductors or staff.
Item 14: Media interviews: KUHF-FM “The Front Row” programs, Jan - May 2009Add to your cart.
Interviews of guest artists, conductors or staff.
Item 15: Media interviews: KUHF-FM “The Front Row” programs, May 14 - Nov 19, 2009Add to your cart.
Interviews of guest artists, conductors or staff.
Item 16: Media interviews: KUHF-FM “The Front Row” programs, 2010Add to your cart.
Interviews of guest artists, conductors or staff.
Item 17: Media interviews: KUHA-FM “The Front Row” programs, 2011Add to your cart.
Interviews of guest artists, conductors or staff.
Item 18: Media interviews: KUHA-FM “The Front Row” programs, Nov 2011 - Mar 2012Add to your cart.
Interviews of guest artists, conductors or staff.
Sub-Series 2: Commercial Audio, 1957-2011Add to your cart.
Box 1: Houston Symphony Recordings, 1957-2005Add to your cart.
Item 1: Gliere: Ilya Mourometz, 1957Add to your cart.
Conducted by Leopold Stokowski; Capitol
Records, 1957; reissue
Item 2: Gliere: Ilya Mourometz, 1957Add to your cart.
Conducted by Leopold Stokowski; Capitol
Records, 1957; reissue
Item 3: Tchaikovsky Waltzes, 1986Add to your cart.
Conducted by Sergiu Comissiona;
Intersound Inc. CDD 251
Item 4: Symphonic Dreams 'Entente', 1987Add to your cart.
Conducted by Erich Kunzel;
Gerry Mulligan and His Quartet;
Intersound, Inc.
Item 5: TV's Greatest Hits, 1987?Add to your cart.
Conducted by Newton Wayland;
Intersound Inc. FC 4549 DDD
Item 6: Tobias Picker: The Encantadas/Romances & Interludes, 1991Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach; Virgin Classics 7 91162-2
Item 7: Tobias Picker: The Encantadas/Romances & Interludes, 1991Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach; Virgin Classics 7 91162-2
Item 8: Brahms Symphony No. 1, Academic Festival Overture, 1992Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach; Virgin Classics 75922325
Item 9: Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A, K622, Bassoon Concerto in B Flat, K191, 1993Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach; Innovative Music Productions MCD 91
Item 10: Orff – Carmina Burana, Stravinsky Firebird Suite, 1994Add to your cart.
Conducted by Leopold Stokowski; originally recorded 1958; reissue by EMI Classics
Item 11: Schoenberg – Pelleas und Melisande / Webern – Passacaglia, 1995Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach; Koch International 3-7316-2 H1
Item 12: Houston Symphony Chamber Players, Christoph Eschenbach, Piano: Schoenberg, Webern, Berg, 1996Add to your cart.
Koch International 3-7337-2 H1
Item 13: Anton Bruckner, Symphony No. 2 in c minor, 1996Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach;
Koch International Classics 3-7391-2 H1
Item 14: Schubert, 1997Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach;
Koch International 3-7382-2 H1
Item 15: Christopher Rouse-Symphony No. 2, Flute Concerto, Phaethon, 1997Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach;
Telarc CD-80452
Item 16: Christopher Rouse-Symphony No. 2, Flute Concerto, Phaethon, 1997Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach;
Telarc CD-80452
Item 17: Christopher Rouse-Symphony No. 2, Flute Concerto, Phaethon, 1997Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach;
Telarc CD-80452
Item 18: Violin Concertos of John Adams & Philip Glass, 1999Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach; Telarc CD-80494
Item 19: Olivier Messiaen, Quartet for the End of Time, 1999Add to your cart.
Houston Symphony Chamber Players; Christoph Eschenbach, piano;
Koch International Classics 3-7378-2 H1
Item 20: Anton Bruckner, Symphony No. 6 in A, 2000Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach;
Koch International Classics 3-7484-2 H1
Item 21: Houston Symphony Christmas Festival, 2003Add to your cart.
Conducted by Michael Krajewski; Charles Hausmann, Chorus Director;
A Swineshead Production
Item 22: Glad Tidings, 2004Add to your cart.
Michael Krajewski, Conductor;
Houston Symphony Media Productions
Item 23: Glad Tidings, 2004Add to your cart.
Michael Krajewski, Conductor;
Houston Symphony Media Productions
Item 24: Voices of the Symphony, 2005Add to your cart.
Charles Hausmann, Director;
Houston Symphony Media Productions
Item 25: Voices of the Symphony, 2005Add to your cart.
Charles Hausmann, Director;
Houston Symphony Media Productions
Item 26: Bartok/Stravinsky, 2005Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Music Director;
Koch Entertainment LLC
Item 27: Bartok/Stravinsky, 2005Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Music Director;
Koch Entertainment LLC
Box 2: Houston Symphony Recordings, 2006-2016Add to your cart.
Item 1: The Gift, 2006Add to your cart.
Randall Craig Fleisher, Conductor; Houston Symphony Society, Lakewood Church, KUHF 88.7 FM
Item 2: The Gift, 2006Add to your cart.
Randall Craig Fleisher, Conductor; Houston Symphony Society, Lakewood Church, KUHF 88.7 FM
Item 3: Zemlinsky: Lyric Symphony, Op. 18 - Berg: Three Pieces from the Lyric Suite, 2009Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Music Director;
Naxos; recorded November 9-11, 2007
Item 4: Zemlinsky: Lyric Symphony, Op. 18 - Berg: Three Pieces from the Lyric Suite, 2007Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Music Director;
Naxos; recorded November 9-11, 2007
Item 5: The Planets: An HD Odyssey, 2010Add to your cart.
DVD: music and images
Item 6: The Planets: An HD Odyssey, 2010Add to your cart.
Blue Ray: music and images
Item 7: Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde (The Song of the Earth), 2011Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Music Director; Jane Henschel, Mezzo-soprano; Gregory Kunde, Tenor;
Recorded live at Jones Hall, November 2009;
Naxos 8.572498
Item 8: Antonín Dvořák Symphony No. 6 and 2 Slavonic Dances, 2016Add to your cart.
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor;
Pentatone Music B.V. PTC 5186 575
Item 9: Antonín Dvořák Symphony No. 6 and 2 Slavonic Dances, 2016Add to your cart.
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor;
Pentatone Music B.V. PTC 5186 575
Item 10: Antonín Dvořák Symphony No. 9 “From the New World” and 2 Slavonic Dances, 2016Add to your cart.
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor;
Pentatone Music B.V. PTC 5186 576
Item 11: Antonín Dvořák Symphony No. 9 “From the New World” and 2 Slavonic Dances, 2016Add to your cart.
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor;
Pentatone Music B.V. PTC 5186 576
Item 12: Antonín Dvořák Symphony No. 7 and Symphony No. 8, 2016Add to your cart.
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor;
Pentatone Music B.V. PTC 5186 578
Item 13: Antonín Dvořák Symphony No. 7 and Symphony No. 8, 2016Add to your cart.
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor;
Pentatone Music B.V. PTC 5186 578
Box 3: Houston Symphony Recordings, 2017-Add to your cart.
Item 1: Berg: Wozzeck, 2017Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Music Director; Roman Trekel, Baritone; Anne Schwanewilms, Soprano;
Recorded live at Jones Hall, March 1-2, 2013;
Naxos 8.660390-91
Item 2: Berg: Wozzeck, 2017Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Music Director; Roman Trekel, Baritone; Anne Schwanewilms, Soprano;
Recorded live at Jones Hall, March 1-2, 2013;
Naxos 8.660390-91
Sub-Series 3: Private ReleasesAdd to your cart.
Non-commercial recordings, often given as a bonus to subscribers.
Box 1: Private Releases, 1993-2007Add to your cart.
Item 1: Live from Vienna’s Musikverein – Mahler, Symphony No. 5, 1993Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach; KRTS/KRTK Radio Houston
Item 2: Live from Jones Hall: Mozart, Symphony No. 40, Beethoven, Symphony No. 8, 1996Add to your cart.
Conducted by Christoph Eschenbach;
KUHF 88.7 FM: 1996
Item 3: Orff – Carmina Burana, 2001Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Music Director, 2001-2002 Inaugural Season;
KUHF 88.7 FM
Item 4: Opus: The Houston Symphony Ball, 2002Add to your cart.
Newton Wayland, Conductor
Item 5: Opus: The Houston Symphony Ball, 2002Add to your cart.
Newton Wayland, Conductor
Item 6: Anton Bruckner Symphony No. 4, 2004Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Music Director;
KUHF 88.7 FM
Item 7: Anton Bruckner Symphony No. 4, 2004Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Music Director;
KUHF 88.7 FM
Item 8: Wolfgang Amade Mozart: Requiem, Symphony No. 34 and Sinfonia concertante fragment, 2006Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Music Director;
Houston Symphony Media Productions and KUHF 88.7 FM
Item 9: Wolfgang Amade Mozart: Requiem, Symphony No. 34 and Sinfonia concertante fragment, 2006Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Music Director;
Houston Symphony Media Productions and KUHF 88.7 FM
Item 10: Graf and Gershwin, 2007Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Conductor;
Houston Symphony Media Productions and KUHF 88.7 FM
Item 11: Graf and Gershwin, 2007Add to your cart.
Hans Graf, Conductor;
Houston Symphony Media Productions and KUHF 88.7 FM
Sub-Series 4: Oral Histories, 2012-13Add to your cart.
Digital files, both audio and video, of oral histories conducted with past and present musicians of the Houston Symphony.
Box 1: Oral Histories, 2012-13Add to your cart.
Item 1: George Illes interview, 1/25/2012Add to your cart.
Interviewed by Paula Page
Material Details: mov video file
Item 2: Mary Louis Kister interview, 2/29/2012Add to your cart.
Interviewed by Cathy McNamara
Material Details: MP3 files.
Item 3: Roblyn Herndon interview, 6/19/2012Add to your cart.
Interviewed by Cathy McNamara
Item 4: Janice Barrow interview, 3/19/2013Add to your cart.
Interviewed by Cathy McNamara
Sub-Series 5: Television BroadcastAdd to your cart.
Box 1: Television broadcasts, 1991-1999Add to your cart.
Item 1: Houston Symphony performs Firebird and Hexameron, 1990Add to your cart.
Houston Symphony performs Firebird and Hexameron on 2/20/1990, Christoph Eschenbach conducting; produced by The Production Companies, Inc.
Original or Copy: 1 copied from VHS
Item 2: Houston Symphony Concert on Ice, 1995Add to your cart.
A&E (49 minutes)
Item 3: A Maestro's Farewell; KUHT Weeknight Edition; CBS Sunday Morning; Cultures in Concert, 5/24/1999; 1999; 1995; 1991Add to your cart.
Maestro's Farewell by KUHT, Houston PBS program: Christoph Eschenbach's final year with the Houston Symphony; includes Bright Sheng's Flute Moon, interviews with Eschenbach, Tzimon Barto, and David Wax, Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 2 and Bartok's Concerto for Orchestra.
KUHT Weeknight Edition: about Eschenbach and HS history.
CBS Sunday Morning: about Eschenbach.
Cultures in Concert: the second Pacific Music Festival in Sapporo Japan.
Sub-Series 6: Other RecordingsAdd to your cart.
Box 1: Other Recordings, 1980Add to your cart.
Item 1: Gala Tribute to General Maurice Hirsch, 6/3/1980Add to your cart.
Houston Symphony concert conducted by Sergiu Comissiona: Bach Concerto for Two Violins, Daniel Dror and Erick Friedman, violins; presentation to General Hirsch
Item 2: Houston Symphony Classical B-Roll, 10/3/2006Add to your cart.
(1:56)
Item 3: Houston Symphony Chorus: Brahms Requiem, 6/6/2007Add to your cart.
Dom zu St. Stephan, Wien
Jonannes Brahms, Ein Deutsches Requiem.
Charles Hausmann conducting,
Melissa Givens, Timothy Jones, Soloists.
Physical Description: 1 DVD.
Sub-Series 7: Related RecordingsAdd to your cart.
Recordings by Houston Symphony musicians and music competition winners

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