Rodzinski: "Twilight Concert" (Paul Huf / Ann Pickford cover) - Philips S 04601 L
Jacket VG- / LP GOOD
Fair amount of corner wear and some ring wear; no splits, else fine. Surface noise to LP.
This lovely LP – note the striking cover photo by Paul Huf – from Philips (S 04601 L, Dutch pressing, green/silver label, heavy vinyl, mono) entitled “Twilight Concert” features conductor Artur Rodzinski conducting a selection of audience favorites, some selections not otherwise obtainable.
The exact contents are as follows:
Rossini: William Tell Overture
Mendelssohn: Scherzo, from A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
Tchaikovsky: Waltz, from the Serenade for Strings in C Major Op. 48
Tchaikovsky: “None but the Lonely Heart”
> with Martha Lipton, mezzo-soprano)
Bizet: Farandole, from l’Arlesienne Suite No. 2
Debussy (arr. H. Mouton): Clair de lune, from the Suite Bergamasque
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor Op. 18 (Movement I – Moderato)
> with Leonard Pennario, piano
There are informative liner notes (uncredited) on the reverse side of the jacket, provided in English only. As mentioned above, the cover photo, of model Ann Pickford, was taken by Paul Huf. The jacket design was executed by Van Borssum.