In this broadcast we hear a quartet of great composers lead the New York Philharmonic in their own music: Darius Milhaud’s orchestral arrangement of his Suite francaise, Igor Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite, a requiem by Paul Hindemith, and Richard Rodgers’ Carousel Waltz.
All works conducted by their composers
Darius Milhaud: Suite francaise (arr. for orch.)
Igor Stravinsky: Firebird Suite (1945)
Paul Hindemith: When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d
Louise Parker, alto; George London, bass; Schola Cantorum
Richard Rodgers: The Carousel Waltz from Carousel