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Stravinsky: Agon; Schuller: Seven Studies on Themes of Paul Klee / Leinsdorf, BSO


Release Date: 03/18/2014 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 3263  
Composer:  Igor StravinskyGunther Schuller
Performer:  James Pappoutsakis
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Among Stravinsky’s late works, none has achieved the enormous manifold success of Agon. Here it is effectively paired with Schuller's haunting Paul Klee Studies, which features the inventively jazz-inflected "Little Blue Devil." Among Stravinsky’s late works, none has achieved the enormous manifold success of Agon. Here it is effectively paired with Schuller's haunting Paul Klee Studies, which features the inventively jazz-inflected "Little Blue Devil." Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Agon by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
2.
Studies (7) on Themes of Paul Klee by Gunther Schuller
Performer:  James Pappoutsakis (Flute)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; USA 

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