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Bruckner: Symphonien 1-9 / Berlin Philharmoniker [9 CD + Blu-ray Audio]


Release Date: 01/17/2020 
Label:  Berlin Philharmonic   Catalog #: 190281  
Composer:  Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Seiji OzawaPaavo JärviHerbert BlomstedtBernard Haitink,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 14 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Anton Bruckner is a composer with an unmistakable musical language: darkly glowing, overwhelmingly beautiful, but also energetic and innovative. For the Berliner Philharmoniker, this music has been part of their artistic identity for over a hundred years. The orchestra now presents Bruckner’s symphonies in an exclusive edition, recorded over the last ten years together with some of the foremost Bruckner interpreters of our time. Bruckner’s symphonies are a universe of immeasurable tonal, expressive, and metaphysical dimensions. It is precisely the changing perspectives of different conductors that make it possible to explore this diverse wealth. The edition is moreover a document of a successful artistic collaboration with highly esteemed Read more partners of many years’ standing: Herbert Blomstedt, Bernard Haitink, Mariss Jansons, Paavo Järvi, Zubin Mehta, Seiji Ozawa, Christian Thielemann and Simon Rattle. The high-quality hardcover edition presents the recordings on nine albums as well as pure audio and video recordings. The extensive booklet contains an essay by the renowned musicologist Richard Taruskin plus portraits of the conductors, introductions to the individual symphonies and numerous photos. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 1 in C minor, WAB 101 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865/1891; Linz, Austria 
2.
Symphony no 2 in C minor, WAB 102 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1876; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Symphony no 3 in D minor, WAB 103 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
4.
Symphony no 4 in E flat major, WAB 104 "Romantic" by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Symphony no 5 in B flat major, WAB 105 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Symphony no 6 in A major, WAB 106 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Mariss Jansons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879-1881; Vienna, Austria 
7.
Symphony no 7 in E major, WAB 107 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Christian Thielemann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881-1883; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Symphony no 8 in C minor, WAB 108 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
9.
Symphony no 9 in D minor, WAB 109 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1896; Vienna, Austria 

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