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  • List of Tracks for Swedlow Exhibit Listening Stations - By Year
  • Jun. 13, 2019
  • List of Tracks for Swedlow Exhibit Listening Stations - By Year

    1954

    1. Gloria by Antonio Vivaldi
      John Barnett, conductor
      August 3, 1954
    2.  “I Only Have Eyes for You” by Harry Warren
      Benny Goodman, clarinet
      Leroy Anderson, conductor
      August 7, 1954

    3.  “Trumpeter's Lullaby” by Leroy Anderson
      Leroy Anderson, conductor
      August 7, 1954

    4.  “Largo al factotum” from Barber of Seville by Gioachino Rossini
      Robert Merrill, baritone
      William Steinberg, conductor
      August 19, 1954

    5.  “Nature Boy” by Eden Ahbez
      Nat "King" Cole, vocalist; Nat King Cole Trio
      Meredith Willson, conductor
      August 21, 1954

    6.  “Villanelle” by Eva Dell'Acqua
      Lily Pons, soprano
      Pierre Monteux, conductor
      September 2, 1954

    7.  "Je suis titania" from Mignon by Ambroise Thomas
      Lily Pons, soprano
      Pierre Monteux, conductor
      September 2, 1954 


    1955

    1. “It Might as Well be Spring” from State Fair by Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein
      Jane Powell, vocalist
      John Green, conductor
      July 9, 1955

    2.  “Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin’” from Oklahoma by Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein
      Gordon MacRae, vocalist
      John Green, conductor
      July 9, 1955

    3.  “When You Wish Upon a Star” from Pinocchio by Leigh Harline
      Cliff Edwards “Ukulele Ike,” vocalist
      Sonny Burke, conductor
      July 14, 1955

    4.  Concerto in B minor for Cello and Orchestra, Opus 104 - I. Allegro by Antonín Dvořák
      Gregor Piatigorsky, cello
      Eduard van Beinum, conductor
      July 19, 1955

    5. Symphony No. 4 in A major, Opus 90 “Italian” – IV. Presto by Felix Mendelssohn
      Eduard van Beinum, conductor
      July 21, 1955
    6.  “Là ci darem la mano” from Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Leontyne Price, soprano & William Warfield, bass-baritone
      Andre Kostelanetz, conductor
      August 4, 1955

    7.  “Summertime” from Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin
      Leontyne Price, soprano
      Andre Kostelanetz, conductor
      August 4, 1955 

    8.  “It Ain’t Necessarily So” from Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin
      William Warfield, bass-baritone
      Andre Kostelanetz, conductor
      August 4, 1955

    9.  “Bess, You Is My Woman” from Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin
      Leontyne Price, soprano & William Warfield, bass-baritone
      Andre Kostelanetz, conductor
      August 4, 1955

    10.  Vier letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs) - II. September by Richard Strauss
      Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, soprano
      Izler Solomon, conductor
      August 9, 1955

    11.  “Deh vieni, non tardar” from The Marriage of Figaro
      by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, soprano
      Izler Solomon, conductor
      August 9, 1955

    12.  Concerto in D major for Violin and Orchestra, Opus 77 - I. Allegro non troppo
      by Johannes Brahms
      Yehudi Menuhin, violin
      Enrique Jordá, conductor                                                      
      August 11, 1955

    13.  Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006 - I. Preludio by Johann Sebastian Bach
      Yehudi Menuhin, violin
      August 11, 1955

    14.  “Almost Like Being in Love” by Frederick Loewe and Alan Jay Lerner
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 13, 1955

    15.  “That’s My Girl” by Duke Ellington
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 13, 1955

    16.  “Sand and the Sea” by Hal Hester and Barry Parker
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 13, 1955

    17.  “Unforgettable” by Irving Gordon
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 13, 1955

    18.  “Coplas de Curro Dulce” by Fernando Obradors
      Bidu Sayão, soprano
      Carlos Chávez, conductor
      August 18, 1955

    19.  “Take the ‘A’ Train” by Duke Ellington
      Dave Brubeck Quartet
      August 19, 1955

    20.  “Mamblues” by Cal Tjader
      Cal Tjader, vibraphone & his Afro-Cuban Group
      August 19, 1955

    21.  “I Get a Kick Out of You” by Cole Porter
      André Previn, piano
      August 19, 1955

    22.  “I Cried for You” by Arthur Freed, Gus Arnheim, Abe Lyman
      Billie Holiday, vocalist
      August 19, 1955

    23.  “Them There Eyes” by Maceo Pinkard, William Tracey, Doris Tauber
      Billie Holiday, vocalist
      August 19, 1955

    24.  “Lover Man” by Ram Ramirez, Jimmy Davis, Jimmy Sherman
      Billie Holiday, vocalist
      August 19, 1955

    25.  Clair de lune” by Claude Debussy
      Walter Gieseking, piano
      August 23, 1955

    26.  “Unchained Melody” by Alex North
      John Green, conductor
      August 27, 1955

    27.  “Quiet Village” by Les Baxter
      Les Baxter, piano
      John Green, conductor
      August 27, 1955

    28. Malagueña by Ernesto Lecuona
      Leo Diamond, harmonica
      John Green, conductor
      August 27, 1955

    29.  "O Fortuna" and "Fortune plango vulnera" (Fortuna imperatrix mundi)
      from Carmina Burana by Carl Orff
      Roger Wagner Chorale
      Leopold Stokowski, conductor
      August 30, 1955

    30.  Tanz and "Floret silva nobilis" from Carmina Burana by Carl Orff
      Roger Wagner Chorale
      Leopold Stokowski, conductor
      August 30, 1955

    1956

    1. "Ouvre ton coeur" from Ivan the Terrible by Georges Bizet
      Marian Anderson, contralto
      Eugene Ormandy, conductor                                              
      July 12, 1956

    2.  “He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands” by Obie Edwin Philpot
      Marian Anderson, contralto
      Raymond McFeeters, piano                                                
      July 12, 1956

    3. “Voi lo sapete” from Cavalleria Rusticana by Pietro Mascagni
      Inge Borkh, soprano
      Eugene Ormandy, conductor
      July 19, 1956

    4. “Songs My Mother Taught Me” by Antonín Dvořák
      Inge Borkh, soprano
      Eugene Ormandy, conductor
      July 19, 1956

    5.  “Begin the Beguine” by Cole Porter
      Patricia Morison, soprano; Byron Palmer, baritone
      David Rose, conductor
      July 21, 1956

    6. Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Opus 74, “Pathétique” - III. Allegro molto vivace
      by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
      Igor Markevitch, conductor
      July 24, 1956

    7.  “Nessun dorma” from Turandot by Giacomo Puccini
      Richard Tucker, tenor
      Wilfrid Pelletier, conductor
      August 2, 1956

    8.  “But Not For Me” by George & Ira Gershwin
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 3, 1956

    9.  “Makin’ Whoopee” by Gus Kahn and Walter Donaldson
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 3, 1956

    10.  “Just One of Those Things” (instrumental) by Cole Porter
      August 3, 1956

    11.  “There Will Never Be Another You” by Mack Gordon and Harry Warren
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 3, 1956

    12.  “April in Paris” (instrumental) by Yip Harburg and Vernon Duke
      August 3, 1956

    13.  “Route 66” by Bobby Troup
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 3, 1956

    14.  “Pick Yourself Up” by Jerome Kern and Dorothy Fields
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 3, 1956

    15.  “Miss Otis Regrets” by Cole Porter
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 3, 1956

    16.  “Ask Me” by Sunny Skylar
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 3, 1956

    17. “Vissi d’arte” from Tosca by Giacomo Puccini
      Dorothy Kirsten, soprano
      Carmen Dragon, conductor
      August 4, 1956

    18.  “Un bel di” from Madame Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini
      Dorothy Kirsten, soprano
      Carmen Dragon, conductor
      August 4, 1956

    19.  “Willow Weep for Me” by Ann Ronell
      Art Tatum, piano
      August 15, 1956

    20.  “Begin the Beguine” by Cole Porter
      Art Tatum, piano
      August 15, 1956

    21.  Symphony No. 2 in D major, Opus 73 - III. Allegretto grazioso by Johannes Brahms
      Bruno Walter, conductor
      August 21, 1956

    22.  The Planets, Opus 32 - lll. Mercury, The Winged Messenger by Gustav Holst
      Leopold Stokowski, conductor
      August 28, 1956

    23.  “Vissi d’arte” from Tosca by Giacomo Puccini
      Renata Tebaldi, soprano
      Kurt Herbert Adler, conductor
      August 30, 1956

    24.  “Oh! My Papa” by Paul Burkhard
      Eddie Fisher, vocalist
      Hugo Winterhalter, conductor
      September 1, 1956

    25.  “If I'm Elected” by Al Frisch
      Eddie Fisher, vocalist
      Hugo Winterhalter, conductor
      September 1, 1956

    1957

     

    1. “When I Fall in Love” by Victor Young and Edward Heyman
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      July 12, 1957

    2.  “Where or When” by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      July 12, 1957

    3. Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Opus 68 - ll. Andante sostenuto by Johannes Brahms
      Georg Solti, conductor
      August 6, 1957

    4. Wesendonck Lieder - V. “Träume” by Richard Wagner
      Birgit Nilsson, soprano
      William Steinberg, conductor
      August 29, 1957

    5.  Wesendonck Lieder - IV. “Schmerzen” by Richard Wagner
      Birgit Nilsson, soprano
      William Steinberg, conductor
      August 29, 1957

         

    1958

    1. Concerto No. 5 in E-flat major for Piano and Orchestra, Opus 73, “Emperor” - I. Allegro
      by Ludwig van Beethoven
      Rudolf Serkin, piano
      Eugene Ormandy, conductor                                                    
      August 19, 1958

    2.  “Just One of Those Things” by Cole Porter
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 29, 1958

    3.  “Mona Lisa” by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 29, 1958

    4.  “Too Young” by Sidney Lippman and Sylvia Dee
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 29, 1958

    5.  “El Bodeguero” by Richard Egües
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 29, 1958

    6. “Noche de ronda” by Maria Teresa Lara and Agustín Lara
      Nat “King” Cole, vocalist
      August 29, 1958

    1959

    1. Symphony No. 7 in A major, Opus 92 - III. Presto by Ludwig van Beethoven
      Herbert von Karajan, conductor
      July 7, 1959

    2.  Concerto in D major for Violin and Orchestra, Opus 61 - I. Allegro ma non troppo
      by Ludwig van Beethoven
      Berl Senofsky, violin
      André Cluytens, conductor
      July 9, 1959

    3.  Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No. 2 by Maurice Ravel
      André Cluytens, conductor                                                                                               
      July 14, 1959

    4.  “But Not for Me” by George & Ira Gershwin
      Ella Fitzgerald, vocalist
      Nelson Riddle, conductor
      July 24, 1959

    5.  “They Can't Take That Away from Me” by George & Ira Gershwin
      Ella Fitzgerald, vocalist
      Nelson Riddle, conductor
      July 24, 1959

    6.  “Let's Call the Whole Thing Off” by George & Ira Gershwin
      Ella Fitzgerald, vocalist
      Nelson Riddle, conductor
      July 24, 1959 

    7.  Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major for Piano and Orchestra - I. Allegro maestoso by Franz Liszt
      Iturbi, piano & conductor
      August 4, 1959

    8.  “’Til There Was You” from The Music Man by Meredith Willson
      Rini Willson, soprano
      Meredith Willson, piano
      August 15, 1959

    9.  “76 Trombones” from The Music Man by Meredith Willson
      Meredith Willson, conductor
      August 15, 1959

    10.  Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major for Piano and Orchestra, Opus 83 - ll. Allegro appassionato
      by Johannes Brahms
      Leon Fleisher, piano
      Thomas Schippers, conductor
      August 18, 1959

    11.  “Dich, teure Halle” from Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner
      Eileen Farrell, soprano
      Thomas Schippers, conductor
      August 20, 1959
    12. Concerto in D major for Violin and Orchestra, Opus 35 – I. Allegro moderato
      by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
      Michael Rabin, violin
      Andre Kostelanetz, conductor
      August 25, 1959

    13.  Waltz from Sleeping Beauty by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
      Andre Kostelanetz, conductor
      August 25, 1959

    14. Concerto No. 3 in D minor for Piano and Orchestra, Opus 30 - I. Allegro ma non tanto
      by Sergei Rachmaninoff
      Van Cliburn, piano
      Edouard van Remoortel, conductor
      September 4, 1959

    15.  “Everybody Loves a Lover” by Robert Allen and Richard Adler
      Shorty Rogers and his Band                                                                        
      October 3, 1959
    16.  “Fine and Mellow” by Billie Holiday
      Nina Simone, vocalist                                                                                                   
      October 3, 1959

    17.  “For All We Know” by J. Fred Coots and Sam M. Lewis
      Nina Simone, vocalist                                                                                                  
      October 3, 1959

    18. “I Loves You Porgy” by George Gershwin
      Nina Simone, vocalist                                                                                                  
      October 3, 1959

    19.  “Mack the Knife” by Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht
      Bobby Darin, vocalist                                                                         
      October 3, 1959

    20. "That’s All” by Bob Haymes and Alan Brandt
      Bobby Darin, vocalist                                                                        
      October 3, 1959

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