Erich Röhn

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Erich Röhn (1910-1985) served as concertmaster of the Berlin Philharmonic under Wilhelm Furtwängler. The broadcasts here were made in Berlin between 1942 and 1944. None of these rare performances for German Reichs-Rundfunk-Gesellschaft have been published before and aims to bring Röhn’s artistry back into the present.

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ERICH RÖHN plays Bruch, Beethoven, Vivaldi and Schubert – Wartime German Radio Recordings

‘Eminent Concertmaster of the Berlin Philharmonic under Wilhelm Furtwängler’

1-3. BRUCH: Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor, Op.26 [23:45]
Recorded · 09 April 1942 · Berlin · Masurenallee · Haus des Rundfunks · Saal 1 · Reichssender Berlin · Radio Studio Recording
Erich Röhn · violin
Großes Berliner Rundfunkorchester
Hanns Steinkopf · conductor

4. BEETHOVEN: Violin Romance No.2 in F Major, Op.50 [09:19]
Recorded · 13 April 1942 · Berlin · Masurenallee · Haus des Rundfunks · Saal 1 · Reichssender Berlin · Radio Studio Recording
Erich Röhn · violin
Großes Berliner Rundfunkorchester
Hanns Steinkopf · conductor

5-7. VIVALDI: Concerto for 3 violins in F Major, RV.551 [09:38]
Recorded · 10 November 1942 · Berlin · Masurenallee · Haus des Rundfunks · Saal 3 · Reichssender Berlin · Radio Studio Recording
Erich Röhn, Rudolf Schulz, Georg Kniestädt · violin
Michael Raucheisen · piano

8. SCHUBERT: Rondo for violin and strings in A Major, D.438 [11:59]
Recorded · 29 June 1943 · Berlin · Masurenallee · Haus des Rundfunks · Saal 3 · Reichssender Berlin · Radio Studio Recording
Erich Röhn · violin
Kammermusikalische Vereinigung der Berliner Philharmoniker

9. BEETHOVEN: Rondo for violin & piano in G Major, WoO 41 [04:15]
Recorded · 1944 · Berlin · Masurenallee · Haus des Rundfunks · Saal 1 · Reichssender Berlin · Radio Studio Recording
Erich Röhn · violin
Michael Raucheisen · piano

Additional Information

Article number: MC 2017
Release date: 02 May 2014
UPC barcode: 0791154050392
Total time: 58:58

Producer and Audio Restoration: Lynn Ludwig
Booklet Notes: Michael Waiblinger
Design: Alessia Issara
Photographs: Erich Röhn family collection
With special thanks to Andreas and Daniel Röhn
From the Original Masters · © 2014 Meloclassic