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Philadelphia Orchestra

Works: 9,436 works in 16,230 publications in 8 languages and 205,259 library holdings
Genres: Symphonies  Suites  Arrangements (Music)  Excerpts  Live sound recordings  Animated films  Cantatas  Symphonic poems  Art music  Drama 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Conductor, orc, Other, Composer, Musician
Classifications: M1530, 782.48
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Fantasia by Walt Disney( Visual )

50 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,836 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( )

26 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,107 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
The music of Arnold Schoenberg by Arnold Schoenberg( )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God bless America by Mormon Tabernacle Choir( )

12 editions published between 1965 and 1992 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family of bears experiences America in an illustrated version of the classic song
Louisiana story by Robert Joseph Flaherty( Visual )

14 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at industrialization as seen through the eyes of a Cajun boy living in Petit Anse Bayou
Fantasia ; Fantasia 2000 by Steve Martin( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 824 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
This is my country by Mormon Tabernacle Choir( )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1993 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walt Disney's Fantasia by Philadelphia Orchestra( Recording )

25 editions published between 1957 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 742 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
Scheherazade by Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov( )

18 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer readable information includes biographies, historical information, and scores
Cello concerto & "Enigma" variations by Edward Elgar( )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir's greatest hits : 22 best-loved favorites by Mormon Tabernacle Choir( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 4 in F minor, op. 36 ; 1812 overture : op. 49 ; Marche slave : op. 31 by Piotr Ílitx Txaikovski( )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures at an exhibition by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky( )

36 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progressive rock adaptation of Mussorgsky's Pictures at an exhibition
Symphony no. 5, in E minor, op. 64 by Pëtr I Čajkovskij( Recording )

22 editions published between 1920 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto in E minor for violin and orchestra, op. 64 by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Recording )

19 editions published between 1950 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete symphonies by Ludwig van van Beethoven( )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1: 1: Un pocco sostenuto- Allegro- meno Allegro 17:14; 2: Adante sostenuto 9:04; 3: Un poco allegretto e grazioso 4:48; 4: Adagio-Piu andante- Allegro non troppo, ma con brio 17:19; 5: Variations for Orchestra in B flat major on a Theme by Joseph Haydn op. 56a 19:00. Disc 2: 1: Allegro non troppo 21:07; 2: Adagio non troppo 9:38; 3: Allegretto grazioso- Presto ma non assai Tempo I 5:20; 4:Allegro con spirito 8:58; 5: Academic Festival Overture, op. 80 10:30; 6: Tragic Overture, op. 81 13:42. Disc 3: 1: Allegro con brio 13:17; 2: Andante 9:02; 3: Poco allegretto 6:29; 4: Allegro 8:45. 5: Allegro non troppo 13:15; 6: Andante moderato 11:36; 7: Allegro giocoso- Poco meno presto- Tempo I 6:28; 8: Allegro energico e passionato - piu allegro 10:15
Concerto no. 1 in E minor for piano and orchestra, op. 11 by Frédéric Chopin( Recording )

27 editions published between 1961 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete symphonies by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich( )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in Russian and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the inside out by Daniel Anker( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of the magic and mystery of music through the stories, passions, and artistry of the 105 musicians of the Philadelphia Orchestra. Filmed over a period of five years on three continents, the main character of this film is "Music" itself. Incorporating a blend of well-loved musical works-- including classical, jazz, bluegrass, salsa, and world music, the film features one of the most eclectic soundtracks of any recent documentary
Concerto for cello in E flat, op. 107 ; Symphony no. 1 in F major, op. 10 by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich( Recording )

8 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Philadelphia maestros : Ormandy, Muti, SawallischThe Philadelphia Orchestra : a century of musicThe Philadelphia Orchestra : an annotated discographyThe orchestral scores of Eugene Ormandy : creating the "Philadelphia Sound"From Paderewski to Penderecki : the Polish musician in Philadelphia
Alternative Names
Filadelfia Orkestro

Filadelʹfičeskij Orkestr.

Filadelʹfiĭskiĭ orkestr

Filadelfijos filharmonijos simfoninis orkestras

Filadelfijos simfoninis orkestras

Filadel'fijskij orkestr

Filadelfský orchestr

Members of The Philadelphia Orchestra

Orchestra di Filadelfia

Orchestre de Philadelphie

Orchestre de Philadelphie orchestre symphonique américain

Orchestre Philadelphia, Pa.

Orchestre Symphonique de Philadelphie

Orkiestra Filadelfijska orkiestra symfoniczna z siedzibą w Pensylwanii, USA

Orquesta de Filadelfia

Orquesta de Filadelfia orquesta estadounidense

Orquesta Sinfónica de Filadelfia

Orquestra de Filadèlfia

Philadelphia Orch.


Philadelphia Orchestra

Philadelphia Orchestra Orchester aus Pennsylvania in den USA

Philadelphia Orkes

Philadelphia Sinfonie-Orchester


Philadelphia Symphony Orch.

Philadelphia Symphony Orchester

Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra.

Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra orchestra

Philadelphian orkesteri

Philadelphian orkesteri yhdysvaltalainen sinfoniaorkesteri

Philadephia Symphony Orchestra

Robin Hood Dell Orchestra (Philadelphia Orchestra)

Robin Hood Dell Orchestra Philadelphia, Pa

Symphonisches Orchester Philadelphia, Pa.

The Philadelphia Orchestra

The Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra

Victor Symphony Orchestra (Philadelphia Orchestra)

Warwick Symphony Orchestra.

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Филадельфийский оркестр

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