Carnival by Dvorak; Till Eulenspiegel by Strauss

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The National Orchestra performs 'Carnival Overture' by Dvorak. Ends with applause, and outro by the announcer, who goes on to introduce 'Symphony No. 2' by Brahms [not on this disc].

Side B starts with the beginning of ' Till Eulenspiegel' by Strauss [the end of this piece is not on this disc].

Andersen is the Conductor. The cover sleeve notes that this recording is from 6 March 1947, which makes this a recording of the first public concert of the National Orchestra.

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Year 1947

Reference number 257250

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Ngā Taonga Korero Collection

Genre Classical music radio programs
Radio programs
Sound recordings

Credits Dvořák, Antonin, 1841-1904, Composer
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949, Composer
Tyrer, Andersen, 1893-1962, Conductor
National Orchestra of the NZBS, Performer

Duration 00:24:08

Date 06 Mar 1947

Subject Orchestra/Topical
Orchestral music/Topical