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Lucerne Festival Orchestra - The First Five Years

Beethoven / Bruckner / Debussy / Brendel / Pollini
Release Date: 08/28/2007 
Label:  Euroarts   Catalog #: 2000078  
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenAnton BrucknerClaude DebussyGustav Mahler
Performer:  Alfred BrendelRachel HarnischEteri GvazavaMaurizio Pollini
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Number of Discs: 5 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded live 2003-2006

Special feature:
Includes the Documentary The History of the Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Bonus DVD: Maurizio Pollini plays Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4

Picture format: NTSC 16:9 anamorphic
Sound formats: PCM Stereo / Dolby Digital 5.1 / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (all)
Booklet notes: English, German, French
Running time: 500 mins
Recorded live 2003-2006

Special feature:
Includes the Documentary The History of the Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Bonus DVD: Maurizio Pollini plays Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4

Picture format: NTSC 16:9 anamorphic
Sound formats: PCM Stereo / Dolby Digital 5.1 / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (all)
Booklet notes: English, German, French
Running time: 500 mins
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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
2. Symphony no 7 in E major, WAB 107 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881-1883; Vienna, Austria 
3. La mer by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903-1905; France 
4. Le martyre de St Sébastien by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Rachel Harnisch (Soprano), Eteri Gvazava (Soprano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; France 
5. Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
6. Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 

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