Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Historic Telecasts: George Szell DVD
Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Historic Telecasts: George SzellDVD
A pair of early '60s Chicago TV broadcasts featuring conductor George Szell leading the Chicago Symphony Orchestra are featured here. The first includes the "Roman Carnival" overture by Berlioz, Mussorgsky's Prelude to "Khovanshchina" and Beethoven's Symphony No. 5, while the second features violinist Erica Morini and includes Mozart's overture to "The Marriage of Figaro" and Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major, K. 219 ("Turkish"), and Beethoven's Leonore Overture No. 3. 93 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.