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From The New World - Ives, Adams, Stravinsky, Dvorak / Andris Nelsons

Ives / Nelsons / Sym Orch Des Bayerischen
Release Date: 07/30/2013 
Label:  C Major   Catalog #: 713408  
Composer:  Charles IvesJohn AdamsIgor StravinskyAntonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Andris Nelsons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

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It isn’t often that a young conductor excites audiences and stirs up critics to the extent that Andris Nelsons does. In this case, the young Latvian headed the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, the orchestra of his mentor and fellow countryman Mariss Jansons, in a high-profile programme that calls for utmost virtuosity as much as it does for poetic zest: “From the New World” was the motto of this sweeping concert that received rave reviews and cemented Nelsons’ status as the “real deal” among up-and-coming conductors. Pairing Dvorák’s New World Symphony with other salient works from the 20th and 21st centuries that were
Read more also conceived on US soil, the event proved to be a triumphant showcase for all involved. “One rarely exper iences such a na tural connect ion between conductor and orchestra … Andris Nelsons and the Bavarian Radio Orchestra are a sensation!“ Stuttgarter Zeitung

Recorded live from the Herkulesaal, Munich, 2–3 December 2010
Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running time: 95 mins
No. of DVDs: 1 Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
The Unanswered Question no 2 by Charles Ives
Conductor:  Andris Nelsons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
2.
Slonimsky's Earbox by John Adams
Conductor:  Andris Nelsons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1996; USA 
3.
Chant du rossignol by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Andris Nelsons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; Switzerland 
4.
Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World" by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Andris Nelsons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 

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