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Naxos Classical Archives has an extensive list of digitally transferred historical recordings. These include: Bartók’s Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta and Stravinsky’s Song of the Nightingale from the Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra conducted by Eduard van Beinum (1955/1956); Beethoven’s Third Piano Concerto from Claudio Arrau, the Philadelphia Orchestra and Eugene Ormandy (1953); and David Oistrakh’s 1955 recording of Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto and Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 4, also with Ormandy and the Philadelphia Orchestra. All recordings on Naxos Classical Archives are available for streaming and downloading only.

Album Title Catalogue No.
ADAM: Giselle (Blareau) (1953) 9.80108
ALBERT, EUGEN d': Tiefland [Opera] (Highlights) (Kupper, Windgassen, Uhde, Bohme, Bavarian Radio Chorus, Munich Philharmonic, Rother) (1953) 9.80948
ALFVEN, H.: Midsommarvaka / Bergakungen Suite / King Erik's Songs / Divertimento elegiaco (Royal Swedish Orchestra, Alfven, Westerberg) (1954) 9.80733
ALFVEN, H.: Midsommarvaka / GRIEG, E.: 3 Orchestral Pieces from Sigurd Jorsalfar / Peer Gynt Suite No. 1 (Thor Johnson, Fistoulari) (1951-1952) 9.80406
ALONSO, F.: Calesera (La) [Zarzuela] (Lorengar, Berganza, Ausensi, Cisneros) (1956) 9.80824
ALONSO, F.: Rumbosa (La) [Zarzuela] (Lorengar, Ausensi, Echeverria) (1951) 9.80789
ANDERSON, L.: Christmas Festival (A) / Carol Arrangements (Leroy Anderson and His Orchestra) (1952, 1955) 9.80765
ANDERSON, L.: Irish Suite / Sandpaper Ballet / Song of the Bells / The Typewriter (Anderson and His Pops Concert Orchestra) (1952-1954) 9.80764
ANDERSON, L.: Orchestral Music (Anderson and His Pops Concert Orchestra) (1950-1951) 9.80763
ANTHEIL, G.: Ballet mecanique / LOPRESTI, R.: Sketch for Percussion / CHAVEZ, C.: Toccata / HOVHANESS, A.: October Mountain (Craft, Price) (1959) 9.80937
ANTHEIL, G.: Capital of the World / BANFIELD, R. de: Le combat (Ballet Theatre Orchestra, Levine) (1954) 9.81188
ANTHEIL, G.: Symphony No. 5, "Joyous" / JOSTEN, W.: Endymion (Vienna Philharmonic, Haeffner) (1958) 9.80887
ARNE, T.A.: Thomas and Sally / PURCELL, H.: The History of Timon of Athens (Intimate Opera Company) (1950) 9.80802
ARNELL, R.: Punch and the Child / BERNERS, Lord: The Triumph of Neptune Suite (Royal Philharmonic, Philadelphia Orchestra, Beecham) (1950, 1952) 9.80798
ARNOLD, M.: 4 Scottish Dances / Symphony No. 3 (London Philharmonic, Arnold) (1959) 9.80892
ARNOLD, M.: Homage to the Queen (Philharmonia Orchestra, Irving) (1953) 9.80911
ARNOLD, M.: Symphony No. 2 / Tam o' Shanter Overture / Beckus the Dandipratt Overture (Arnold) (1957) 9.80386
ARRIAGA, J.C. de: String Quartets Nos. 1 and 2 (Guilet String Quartet) (1950) 9.80700
ARRIETA, E.: Marina [Opera] (Vela, Caballer, Ferrando) (1954) 9.80794-95
AUBER, D.-F.: Overtures (Boston Pops, Fiedler) (1947) 9.80808
BACH, J.S.: Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 1-3, 6 (Reiner) (1949) 9.80347
BACH, J.S.: Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 1-6 (Munchinger) (1950) 9.80058-59
BACH, J.S.: Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 4, 5 / Overture (Suite) No. 2 (Reiner) (1949, 1953) 9.80348