SWF D02 – The Eroica of 8 December 1952


Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No.3 – Eroica

Car Maria von Weber

Der Freischütz – Overture


Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Recording: 8 December 1952


An adjective comes to mind by listening to this Eroica: Grand. And if you add the high definition, you look in vain for a superlative!

The digital package includes:
– High definition (24/96) audio files [wav]
– CD-format audio files [wav]
– Digital booklet in French [pdf]
– Digital booklet in English [pdf]

The booklet contains commentaries by Sami Habra, the list of Eroicas conducted by Furtwängler, the list of the members of the BPO in December 1952, as well as some rare photos.