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Beethoven: Symphonies No 5 & 4 / Celibidache, Munich Po


Release Date: 02/17/1998 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 56521   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Sergiu Celibidache
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
Fanfare (7-8/98, p.98) - Fanfare (7-8/98, p.98) - "...there is a raw power to much of the performance [of the Fifth] that lends it interest and makes it commanding. In part, this power may be tied to exceptionally fine sound: close, richly detailed, wide in dynamic range, and benefiting from the effulgence of golden brass..."
REVIEWS:
Fanfare (7-8/98, p.98) - Fanfare (7-8/98, p.98) - "...there is a raw power to much of the performance [of the Fifth] that lends it interest and makes it commanding. In part, this power may be tied to exceptionally fine sound: close, richly detailed, wide in dynamic range, and benefiting from the effulgence of golden brass..." Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 4 in B flat major, Op. 60 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Sergiu Celibidache
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
2. Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Sergiu Celibidache
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 

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