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24/11/2013

Felix Weingartner / Royal Philharmonic Society - Beethoven. Symphony 5 -&- Symphony 6 - Columbia 1927

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Symphony no.5 in C minor, op.67  
I: Allegro con brio  ~  II: Andante con moto  ~  III: Allegro  ~  IV: Allegro          FLAC  Mega Download
Columbia  L 1880-1883   late 1920's Album.   Laminated pressings.   Matrices: WRAX 2414/5, 17-22 (2/2/2/2/2/2/2/3)
Recorded: 28–29 January 1927 - Scala Theatre, London

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Symphony no.6 in F major, op.68  "Pastoral"
I: Allegro ma non troppo  ~  II: Andante molto mosso  ~  III: Allegro   ~  IV: Allegretto          FLAC Mega Download
Columbia  L 1893-1897   late 1920's Album.  Laminated pressings.   Matrices: WRAX 2363-66 (1/2/1/2) & 2377-82 (3/1/2/2/2/1)
Recorded: 18–19 January 1927 - Scala Theatre, London
The Royal Philharmonic Society Orchestra  conducted by  Felix Weingartner     
A few slight 'wear' traces remain in the 'Pastoral'.  You can compare these to the 'new improved' transfers by Obert-Thorn for Mr.Pee    Mr.Pee's Sym 5+6 mvt.1 mp3 sample