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Mozart: Symphonies No 40, 41 / Minkowski, Et Al


Release Date: 07/04/2006 
Label:  Archiv Produktion (Dg)   Catalog #: 4775798   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Marc Minkowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Musiciens du Louvre
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Marc Minkowski's period sound and sensibility bring fleet tempos and great expressiveness to provide a fresh take on these masterworks, with an excellent performance of the ballet music from Idomeneo a most welcome bonus. Marc Minkowski's period sound and sensibility bring fleet tempos and great expressiveness to provide a fresh take on these masterworks, with an excellent performance of the ballet music from Idomeneo a most welcome bonus. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Marc Minkowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Musiciens du Louvre
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/2005 
Venue:  Live  La Maison de la Culture, Grenoble, Franc 
Length: 28 Minutes 21 Secs. 
2. Idomeneo: Ballet music, K 367 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Marc Minkowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Musiciens du Louvre
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Munich, Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/2005 
Venue:  Live  La Maison de la Culture, Grenoble, Franc 
Length: 12 Minutes 19 Secs. 
3. Symphony no 41 in C major, K 551 "Jupiter" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Marc Minkowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Musiciens du Louvre
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/2005 
Venue:  Live  La Maison de la Culture, Grenoble, Franc 
Length: 37 Minutes 3 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.40 In G Minor, K.550 - (2nd Version): 1. Molto Allegro
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - (2nd version): 2. Andante
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - (2nd version): 3. Menuetto. Allegretto - Trio
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - (2nd version): 4. Allegro assai
Ballet Music from Idomeneo
Symphony No.41 in C, K.551 - "Jupiter": 1. Allegro vivace
Symphony No.41 in C, K.551 - "Jupiter": 2. Andante cantabile
Symphony No.41 in C, K.551 - "Jupiter": 3. Menuetto (Allegretto)
Symphony No.41 In C, K.551 - "Jupiter": 4. Molto allegro

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