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Mozart: Symphonies No 31, 39, 40, 41; Schubert / Harnoncourt

Harnoncourt / Schubert / Mozart / Coe / Vpo
Release Date: 10/09/2007 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000957809  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartFranz Schubert
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraChamber Orchestra of Europe
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

DVD-VIDEO NTSC 073 4290 |G|H|
STEREO: PCM / SURROUND: DTS 5.1
Picture Format: 4:3
A production of UNITEL, Munich

* The incomparable Nikolaus Harnoncourt conducts the Chamber Orchestra of Europe and the Wiener Philharmoniker in the Grosser Musikvereinssaal, Vienna.
* "Mozart compels us to look into emotional depths and then afterward up to heaven." - Nikolaus Harnoncourt
* Bonus: "My Dream" - a film of Schubert's "Great C major" Symphony.

R E V I E W S

"[Harnoncourt conducts] with a minute attention to details of articulation and phrasing and an exceptional feeling for instrumental colour. Time and again his ear for inner detail
Read more and his rethinking of textural balance bring revealing new shapes and emphases to the music... These readings attain an uncommon musical and intellectual penetration, challenging us to rethink our responses to the music." - Gramophone
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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 31 in D major, K 297 (300a) "Paris" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: 1778 
2.
Symphony no 39 in E flat major, K 543 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Symphony no 41 in C major, K 551 "Jupiter" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Symphony no 4 in C minor, D 417 "Tragic" by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 

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