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Spira Mirabilis

Schumann / Ensemble Spira Mirabilis
Release Date: 04/30/2013 
Label:  Euroarts   Catalog #: 3079868  
Composer:  Robert Schumann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Spira Mirabilis
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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SPIRA MIRABILIS

La Spira
Documentary directed by Gérald Caillat

Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 1 in B flat major, Op. 38, “Spring”
Spira Mirabilis

Spira Mirabilis is an extraordinary new project drawing together some of Europe’s finest young players. It offers a radical new approach to the classical music making. Mostly in their 20s and 30s, they created a dimension to study, practice and perform together symphonic repertoire without the guide of a conductor.

This double DVD includes the documentary “La Spira” which portraits the musicians and their intense
Read more work sessions and scenes from collective life, which documents their way of creating a special attitude and breaking down the traditional barriers between performer and audience.

Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo (all videos) / Dolby Digital 5.1 / DTS 5.1 (documentary)
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: Italian, English, German, French
Booklet notes: Italian, English, German, French
Running time: 88 mins (documentary) + 43 mins (performance)
No. of DVDs: 2 (DVD 9) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 in B flat major, Op. 38 "Spring" by Robert Schumann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Spira Mirabilis
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 

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