Kodály conducts KodályZOLTÁN KODÁLY (1882-1967): Psalmus Hungaricus, Op. 13 (Endre Rösler [tenor], Budapest Chorus, Hungarian State Orchestra. rec. 1957), Missa brevis (Mária Gyrukovichs, Edit Gáncs, Tímea Cser [sopranos], Magda Tiszay [contralto], Rösler [tenor], György Littasy [bass], Budapest Chorus, Hungarian SO. rec. 1956), Budavári Te Deum (Irén Szecsödy [soprano], Tiszay [contralto], Tibor Udvardy [tenor], András Faragó [bass], Budapest Chorus, Hungarian SO. rec. 1958), The Deutsche Grammophon co-productions: Summer Evening, Concerto for Orchestra (Budapest Philharmonic Society Orchestra. rec. 1960).
Catalogue Number: 12Q070
Reference: HCD 32677-78
Description: Mono recordings from the last years of the 1950s of rarely recorded material (there is no other recording available of the 22-minute Budavári Te Deum of 1936) make up 80 minutes of this two-disc set which also contains the DG stereo co-productions which have already had a DG CD release back in the 90s. 2 CDs. Hungarian-English texts.