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Beethoven: Symphony No 9 "Choral" / Frans Brüggen


Release Date: 11/13/2007 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 438158   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Eike Wilm SchulteAnthony Rolfe JohnsonJard Van NesLynne Dawson
Conductor:  Frans Brüggen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Chorus LisbonOrchestra of the 18th Century
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"As with everything Brüggen records, his Ninth Symphony on period instruments is a model of well rehearsed, well considered playing. The soloists are excellent and the whole makes a highly successful CD. Most impressive." HC Robbins Landon, BBC Music Magazine "As with everything Brüggen records, his Ninth Symphony on period instruments is a model of well rehearsed, well considered playing. The soloists are excellent and the whole makes a highly successful CD. Most impressive." HC Robbins Landon, BBC Music Magazine Read less

Works on This Recording

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Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Eike Wilm Schulte (Bass), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), Jard Van Nes (Mezzo Soprano),
Lynne Dawson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Frans Brüggen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Chorus Lisbon,  Orchestra of the 18th Century
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 
Language: German 

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