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WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln

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A.k.a. Kölner Rundfunk-Sinfonie-Orchester

German radio orchestra, part of the public broadcaster WDR (Westdeutscher Rundfunk), based at the Kölner Philharmonie. The orchestra was inaugurated in 1947 under the auspices of the regional broadcaster Nordwestdeutscher Rundfunk (NWDR). Later named Kölner Rundfunk-Sinfonie-Orchester and from the 1990s as "WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln".

        
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Symphonic Metamorphosis After Themes by Carl Maria von Weber: III. Andantino on Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis, Nobilissima visione Suite & Konzertmusik by Paul Hindemith, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln & Marek Janowski
Symphony No. 25 in G Minor, K. 183: I. Allegro con brio on Mozart, W.A.: Symphonies, Vol. 1 - Nos. 1, 25, 41 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Sir Roger Norrington
Lyric Pieces, Op. 68: V. At the Cradle on Grieg: Complete Symphonic Works, Vol. V by Edvard Grieg, Camilla Tilling, Tom Erik Lie, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln & Eivind Aadland
Die Landstreicher: Overture on Ziehrer: Die Landstreicher by Carl Michael Ziehrer, Daniel Behle, Thomas Dewald, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln & Helmut Froschauer
Agon: Pas de quatre on Stravinsky, I.: Canticum Sacrum / Agon / Requiem Canticles by Igor Stravinsky & Michael Gielen
Canticum sacrum ad honorem Sancti Marci nominis: Euntes in mundum on Stravinsky, I.: Canticum Sacrum / Agon / Requiem Canticles by Igor Stravinsky & Michael Gielen
Symphonic Metamorphosis After Themes by Carl Maria von Weber: II. Scherzo. Moderato - Lebhaft on Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis, Nobilissima visione Suite & Konzertmusik by Paul Hindemith, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln & Marek Janowski
Symphonic Metamorphosis After Themes by Carl Maria von Weber: IV. Marsch on Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis, Nobilissima visione Suite & Konzertmusik by Paul Hindemith, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln & Marek Janowski
Symphonic Metamorphosis After Themes by Carl Maria von Weber: I. Allegro on Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis, Nobilissima visione Suite & Konzertmusik by Paul Hindemith, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln & Marek Janowski
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46. Incidental music to Peer Gynt by Ibsen: I. Morning Mood on Grieg: Complete Symphonic Works, Vol. I by Edvard Grieg, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln & Eivind Aadland

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Discography


Title Artist Year Type
Symphonic Metamorphosis / Nobilissima Visione / Boston SymphonyPaul Hindemith, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Marek Janowski2018Album
TopophonyChristopher Fox / WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Ilan Volkov / John Butcher & Thomas Lehn / Axel Dörner & Paul Lovens2018Album
Symphony No. 4 / Academic Festival Overture / Tragic OvertureJohannes Brahms, Jukka-Pekka Saraste, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2018Album
WDR Concert Recordings - IEdith Peinemann, George Szell, Joseph Keilberth, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2017Album
WDR Concert Recordings - IIEdith Peinemann, Joseph Keilberth, Günter Wand, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2017Album
String QuintetsJohannes Brahms, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2017Album
Symphony No. 2 / Haydn-VariationsJohannes Brahms - WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Jukka-Pekka Saraste2017Album
...Mais Les Images Restent...Michael Jarrell, Ernesto Molinari · Thomas Demenga · Marino Formenti · WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln · Peter Rundel2017Album
Complete Symphonic Works Vol. IVRobert Schumann, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Dénes Várjon, Heinz Holliger2016Album
Nacht / Drei OrchesterstückeFriedrich Cerha, SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden Und Freiburg, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Emilio Pomárico, Jukka-Pekka Saraste2016Album
Le Ruisseau Sur L'EscalierFranco Donatoni : WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2014Album
LohengrinRichard Wagner - Johan Botha, Adrianne Pieczonka, Petra Lang, Kwangchul Youn, Falk Struckmann, Eike Wilm Schulte, WDR Rundfunkchor Köln, NDR Chor, Prague Chamber Choir, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Semyon Bychkov2014Album
Complete Symphonic Works • Vol. 2Edvard Grieg - Eivind Aadland, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2014Album
Complete Symphonic Works • Vol. IVEdvard Grieg - Herbert Schuch, Eivind Aadland, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2014Album
Complete Symphonic Works • Vol. 1Edvard Grieg - Eivind Aadland, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2014Album
Clouds And SkyJohannes Schöllhorn - Gareth Davis, The JACK Quartet, Ensemble S, Jan Philip Schulze / WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln / Peter Rundel2013Album
Die RäuberbrautFerdinand Ries - Ruth Ziesak · Thomas Blondelle, WDR Rundfunkchor Köln, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Howard Griffiths2013Album
The Cello SymphoniesSergei Prokofiev / Benjamin Britten - Daniel Müller-Schott, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Jukka-Pekka Saraste2012Album
Complete Symphonic Works • Vol. 1Edvard Grieg - Eivind Aadland, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2011Album
Requiem, Apparitions, San Francisco PolyphonyGyörgy Ligeti - WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, WDR Rundfunkchor Köln, SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart, Peter Eötvös2011Album
Bruchstück, Geträumt / Neun Bagatellen / InstantsFriedrich Cerha - Klangforum Wien, Zebra Trio, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2011Album
Complete Symphonic Works • Vol. IIEdvard Grieg - Eivind Aadland • WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2011Album
Symphony No. 9 D MajorGustav Mahler, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Jukka-Pekka Saraste2010Album
The Piano ConcertosCamille Saint-Saëns, Thomas Sanderling, Anna Malikova, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2010Album
Violin Concerto, Humoresques / Violin Concerto No. 1Jean Sibelius, Sergei Prokofiev - Vilde Frang, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Thomas Søndergård2010Album
ViolinkonzerteAlban Berg, Ludwig van Beethoven – Arabella Steinbacher, Andris Nelsons, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2009Album
Salut Für Caudwell / Les Consolations / ConcertiniHelmut Lachenmann - Wilhelm Bruck, Theodor Ross, Schola Heidelberg, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Klangforum Wien, Johannes Kalitzke2009Album
Konzert Für Klavier Und OrchesterBeat Furrer - Nicolas Hodges, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Peter Rundel, Petra Hoffmann, Eva Furrer, Kammerensemble Neue Musik Berlin, Isabelle Menke, Tora Augestad, Uli Fussenegger2009Album
Popul Vuh . Cantata Para América MágicaAlberto Ginastera, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2009Album
Sinfonia Per Orchestra Op. 63 - Italia Op. 11Alfredo Casella, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Alun Francis2009Album
NatursymphonieSiegmund von Hausegger / WDR Rundfunkchor Köln2008Album
Le Temps Et L'Écume - Les Chants De L'AmourGérard Grisey - Ensemble S, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Emilio Pomárico, Schola Heidelberg, Walter Nußbaum2008Album
No Hay Caminos, Hay Que Caminar... Andrej Tarkowskij / "Hay Que Caminar" Sognando / Caminantes... AyacuchoLuigi Nono - Irvine Arditti, Roberto Fabbriciani, Graeme Jennings, Susanne Otto, Solistenchor Freiburg, WDR Rundfunkchor Köln, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Emilio Pomárico2007Album
Symphony No.10 / Theatrum BestiarumDmitri Shostakovich / Detlev Glanert – WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Semyon Bychkov2007Album
Symphony No.11 »The Year 1905«Dmitri Shostakovich – WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Semyon Bychkov2006Album
Orion, Siddharta, Cinq Chansons Pour PercussionClaude Vivier - Christian Dierstein, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Peter Rundel2006Album
Manuel HidalgoManuel Hidalgo / WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln conducted by Peter Rundel with Teodoro Anzellotti2005Album
DaphneRichard Strauss - Renée Fleming, Johan Botha, Michael Schade, Kwangchul Youn, Anna Larsson, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Semyon Bychkov2005Album
Symphony No.8Dmitri Shostakovich – WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Semyon Bychkov2004Album
Piano Concertos Vol. 1Camille Saint-Saëns - Anna Malikova, Thomas Sanderling, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2004Album
Le Pas D'Acier, L'Enfant ProdigueSergei Prokofiev – WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Michail Jurowski2003Album
ChoutSergei Prokofiev – WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Michail Jurowski2003Album
Symphony No. 3 Der Ewige TagGustav Mahler, York Höller / Semyon Bychkov, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2003Album
Ein Heldenleben MetamorphosenRichard Strauss – WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Semyon Bychkov2003Album
Piano Concertos Of The '20s, Vol IIMichael Rische - Erwin Schulhoff, George Antheil, George Gershwin - Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Wayne Marshall, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Gunther Schuller2003Album
Piano Concertos Of The '20sGeorge Antheil / Aaron Copland / Arthur Honegger / Maurice Ravel - Michael Rische, Bamberger Symphoniker, Christoph Poppen, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Steven Sloane, Israel Yinon2002Album
Dagmar Schellenberger Sings Siegfried WagnerSiegfried Wagner / Dagmar Schellenberger, WDR Rundfunkchor Köln, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Werner Andreas Albert2002Compil.
"Leningrad" Symphony No.7Rudolf Barshai, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Dmitri Shostakovich2002Album
The Orchestral Works 3John Cage - Mayumi Miyata, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln2002Album
Symphonies 5 & 6Rudolf Barshai, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Dmitri Shostakovich2002Album
Sinfonía Nº 1 En Do Mayor Op. 21 / Sinfonía Nº 2 En En Re Mayor Op. 36Ludwig van Beethoven / Wiener Symphoniker, Hans Swarowsky, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Günther Neidingler1998Album
Sinfonia N.3 In Re MinoreGustav Mahler, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Dimitri Mitropoulos, Lucretia West1991Album
Champagner-Ouvertüren (Aberturas De Grandes Operetas)WDR Sinfonieorchester KölnAlbum
Indilimbo Y'urwanda Yubahiliza Igihugu = Hymne National De La République RwandaiseLa Chorale Abanyuramatwi Gitarama, WDR Sinfonieorchester KölnSingle
OuvertürenFerdinand Ries, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Howard GriffithsAlbum
Nußknacker-Suite Op. 71A / Serenade Für Streichorchester C-dur Op. 48Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Dean Dixon, Berliner Symphoniker, Otto MatzerathAlbum
SymphoniesDmitri Shostakovich / WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Rudolf BarshaiAlbum
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