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Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Works: 6,816 works in 15,116 publications in 8 languages and 208,607 library holdings
Genres: Symphonies  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Excerpts  Symphonic poems  Animated films  Musical films  Suites  Concertos  Songs and music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Production personnel, orc, Other, Printer, Conductor, Composer, Producer
Classifications: M1001, 784.2184
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Most widely held works about Chicago Symphony Orchestra
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Most widely held works by Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Pictures at an exhibition by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky( )

108 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in Medinah Temple, Chicago, May 1980 (1st work) and in Orchestra Hall, Chicago, January 1981 [i.e.1980] (2nd work)
Also sprach Zarathustra by Richard Strauss( Recording )

74 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Content: Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Don Juan, Salome
Concerto no. 2, in B-flat major : for piano and orchestra by Johannes Brahms( Recording )

84 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for orchestra by Béla Bartók( Recording )

88 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tanzsuite: Orchesterfassung, Sz 77 / Konzert für Orchester, Sz 116
Fantasia 2000 by Walt Disney( Visual )

43 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivid animation brings the music of the masters to colorful life in this fun-filled movie, picking up where its predecessor, the original Fantasia, left off
Symphony no. 9 by Gustav Mahler( )

56 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dresden Staatskapelle has a very special tradition of performing Ludwig van Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. It performed the then still highly controversial work for the first time in August 1838 under the baton of Johann Gottlieb Reissiger. Since 1900, the piece has been performed yearly on Palm Sunday, having been popularized by Richard Wagner in 1843
Cello concerto by Antonín Dvořák( )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The much-anticipated album from the brilliant young American cellist. Alisa Weilerstein is the first cellist for many years to play the Elgar Concerto with Daniel Barenboim, and his decision to record it with her is a major statement
Symphony no. 5 by Gustav Mahler( )

43 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composed in 1902, this purely instrumental work followed upon three symphonies that had all included vocal parts. This and the opening trumpet motif, an allusion to the rhythm that begins Beethoven's Fifth have been interpreted as Mahler's return to a more conventional idea of the symphonic genre
Symphony no. 7 by Anton Bruckner( )

50 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Super Audio CD
Concerto for orchestra ; Music for strings, percussion and celesta ; Hungarian sketches by Béla Bartók( Recording )

30 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 4 ; Romeo and Juliet : fantasy overture by Gustav Mahler( )

42 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinfonie Nr. 4 G-Dur. Text aus Des Knaben Wunderhorn
Symphony no. 8 by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

52 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first part of Mahler's 8th symphony is built around the 4th century Latin hymn Veni, Creator Spiritus (come, spirit of creation). The second part retells the final episode of Goethe's Faust in which the title character finds salvation. This recording also includes the Adagio from Mahler's 10th symphony and is the final installment of the San Francisco Symphony's Mahler cycle
Concerto no. 2 by Sergei Rachmaninoff( Recording )

37 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violinkonzert = Violin concerto = Concerto pour violon by Alban Berg( Recording )

60 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rihm: Gesungene Zeit: Musik für Violine und Orchester / Berg: Violinkonzert
Symphony in D minor by César Franck( Recording )

38 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasia ; Fantasia 2000 by Steve Martin( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasia: Features a blend of animation set to classical music, and live action scenes of the orchestra. Pieces include: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor by Johann Sebastian Bach, The Nutcracker Suite by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, The Rite of Spring by Igor Stravinsky, The Pastoral Symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven, Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli, Night on Bald Mountain by Modeste Moussorgsky, and Ave Maria by Franz Schubert
Concerto no. 1 by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Recording )

26 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( )

20 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in Latin and German and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scheherazade by Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov( Recording )

43 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer readable information includes biographies, historical information, and scores
Symphony no. 1 by John Corigliano( Recording )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names

controlled identityTheodore Thomas Orchestra (Chicago, Ill.)

Century Symphony Orchestra

Chicago Orchestra

Chicago Orchestra Chicago Symphony Orchestra



Chicago Symphony.

Chicagoer Symphonie-Orchester

Chicagon sinfoniaorkesteri

Chikagoer Symphonie-Orchester

Ĉikaga Simfonia Orkestro

Čikagskij simfoničeskij orkestr

Čikaški komorni orkestar


CSO (Chicago Symphony Orchestra)

Mercury Symphony Orchestra.

Orchestra Sinfonica di Chicago

Orchestre symphonique

Orchestre Symphonique Chicago, Ill

Orchestre symphonique de Chicago

Orchestre symphonique de Chicago groupe de musique américain

Orquesta Sinfónica de Chicago

Orquesta Sinfónica de Chicago grupo musical estadounidense

Orquestra Sinfônica de Chicago


Sinfonie-Orchester Chicago, Ill

Symphonic Orchestra

Symphonic Orchestra Chicago, Ill


Symphonie-Orchester Chicago, Ill

Symphony Orchestra

Symphony Orchestra Chicago, Ill

Theodore Thomas Orchestra

Чикагский симфонический оркестр американский симфонический оркестр, базирующийся в Чикаго, штат Иллинойс

Чиказький симфонічний оркестр

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