Symphony no.3 in E flat major, op.55 - "Eroica"
I: Allegro con brio ~ II: Marcia funebre (Adagio assai) ~ III: Scherzo (Allegro vivace) ~ IV: Finale (Allegro molto)
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The Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra of New York conducted by Willem Mengelberg
HMV DB.1599-1605 Album no.153 RCA matrices: A58152-62 (3,6,3,3,3,2,2,1,2,1,1) // mvt.IV: A58172-4 (2,2,2)
Recorded: 4/9 January 1930 - Liederkranz Hall, New York. 1933 set
Superb performance in rather decent RCA sound (this transfer has more clarity than 2013's CD-RW) - and any shellac 'hash' isn't too distracting.
The last 2 sides are transferred @ 1dB less. Mengelberg's 1940 Concertgebouw Beethoven recordings