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Philadelphia Orchestra

Works: 10,080 works in 19,049 publications in 10 languages and 163,448 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Animated films  Musical films  Music  Drama  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Children's films  Motion pictures  Live sound recordings 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Conductor, orc, Composer, Other, Singer
Classifications: M1001, 782.48
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Most widely held works by Philadelphia Orchestra
Fantasia by Samuel Armstrong( Visual )

51 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The beauty and inspiration of music must not be restricted to a privileged few, but made available to every man, woman, and child."--Leopold Stokowski, 1940. "Perhaps Bach and Beethoven are strange bedfellows for Mickey Mouse, but it's all been a lot of fun." - Walt Disney, 1940. These quotations preface the "Making of" documentary that accompanies this 60th Anniversary edition of "Fantasia." This is the original uncut version of the groundbreaking film, conceived of as a new type of concert, wherein magnificent music is married with classic Disney animation, resulting in an extraordinary entertainment. The film features a host of unforgettable images, including Mickey Mouse as "The Sorcerer's Apprentice," and the "Dance of the Hours" as performed by a corp de ballet of ostrich, elephant, and hippopotami
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff( Recording )

55 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugune Ormandy and the Philadelphia Orchestra are joined by the Rutgers University Choir, Janice Harsanyi, Rudolf Petrak, and Harve Presnell for this 1960 production of Orff's Carmina Burana
Walt Disney's Fantasia by Philadelphia Orchestra( Recording )

23 editions published between 1957 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leopold Stokowski and the Philadelphia Orchestra helps add to the magic of the film Fantasia by performing works from composers including Bach, Beethoven, and more
Fantasia Fantasia 2000( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasia 2000: The sequel to the classic 1940 film Fantasia, presents a new selection of animated scenes set to classical music. Pieces include: Symphony No. 5 by Ludwig van Beethoven, Pines of Rome by Ottorino Respighi, Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin, Piano Concerto No. 2, Allegro, Opus 102 by Dmitri Shostakovich, Carnival of the Animals, Finale, by Camille Saint-Saëns, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, Pomp and Circumstance - Marches 1, 2, 3 and 4 by Sir Edward Elgar, and Firebird Suite - 1919 Version, by Igor Stravinsky
Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 : "Pathetique" by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Recording )

55 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra of New York ; Artur Rodzinski (conductor)
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir's greatest hits 22 best-loved favorites by Mormon Tabernacle Choir( Recording )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 4 in F minor, op. 36 ; 1812 overture : op. 49 ; Marche slave : op. 31 by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathis der Maler Symphonie by Paul Hindemith( )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 5 in E minor, op. 64 Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 : "Pathétique" by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Recording )

36 editions published between 1920 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louisiana story by Robert Joseph Flaherty( Visual )

9 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at industrialization as seen through the eyes of a Cajun (Acadian) boy who lives in the marshlands of Petit Anse Bayou in Louisiana
Peter & the wolf by Sergey Prokofiev( Recording )

21 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in Watford Town Hall, London on November 20 & 21, 1985
Rachmaninoff plays Rachmaninoff by Sergei Rachmaninoff( Recording )

20 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks 1 through 6: Sergei Rachmaninoff on piano. Tracks 7 through 9 (Symphonic Dances) performed by the London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Sir Eugene Goosens
Pictures at an exhibition by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky( Recording )

44 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 572 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)
Symphonies 1 & 5 by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erscheint das Projekt einer weiteren Gesamtaufnahme ... überhaupt noch sinnvoll? Im Fall des Beethoven Orchesters muss die Frage mit einem eindeutigen Ja beantwortet werden. Denn solch ein Klangdokument gibt Auskunft darüber, wie man es in der Geburtsstadt Beethovens mit dessen Musik hält; ein Zyklus ist eine musikalische Positionsbestimmung. .... Mit diesem Auftakt zur Gesamteinspielung hinterlegt das Beethoven Orchester eine beeindruckende Beethoven-Visitenkarte. Auf solchem Niveau wäre eine Aufnahme unter den Vorgängern Bluniers sicher nicht zu realisieren gewesen (
Scheherazade symphonie suite after "Tales of the Arabian nights," op. 35 ; Tsar Saltan : suite from the opera, op. 57 = Zar Saltan by Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov( )

16 editions published between 1934 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer readable information includes biographies, historical information, and scores
God bless America by Mormon Tabernacle Choir( Recording )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1992 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 Choral by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

28 editions published between 1935 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1) WIENS, Edith (soprano). (1) HARTWIG, Hildegard (contralto). (1) LEWIS, Keith (tenor). (1) HERMANN, Roland (bass). (1) NORTH GERMAN RADIO CHORUS. (1) NORTH GERMAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. (1) WAND, Gunter (conductor)
Pines of Rome Fountains of Rome ; Feste romane by Ottorino Respighi( Recording )

16 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 10 by Gustav Mahler( Recording )

25 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using the composer's own sketches, and a thorough knowledge of his orchestral style, Remo Mazetti [sic], Jr.'s reconstruction of Mahler's 10th Symphony, in its world premiere recording, gives us a vision of how this extraordinary work might sound if Mahler had lived to complete it."--Container insert
Violin concerto in D by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( )

16 editions published between 1979 and 2003 and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Filadelfia Orkestro

Filadelʹfiĭskiĭ orkestr

Filadel'fijskij Orkestr

Filadelfsk orchestr.

Orchestra di Filadelfia


Orchestre de Philadelphie.

Orchestre de Philadelphie groupe de musique amricain

Orchestre Philadelphia, Pa

Orkiestra Filadelfijska

Orquesta de Filadelfia

Orquesta de Filadelfia grupo musical estadounidense

Orquesta Sinfnica de Filadelfia

Orquestra de Filadlfia

Philadelphia Orch.


Philadelphia Orchestra Philadelphia

Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra.

Philadelphian orkesteri

Robin Hood Dell Orchestra

Robin Hood Dell Orchestra (Philadelphia Orchestra)

Robin Hood Dell Orchestra Philadelphia, Pa

Symphonisches Orchester

Symphonisches Orchester Philadelphia, Pa

The Philadelphia orchestra

Victor Symphony Orchestra (Philadelphia Orchestra)

Warwick Symphony Orchestra.

Филадельфийский оркестр

Філадельфійський оркестр

תזמורת פילדלפיה

ფილადელფიის ორკესტრი

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Philadelphia maestros : Ormandy, Muti, Sawallisch