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Mahler: Symphony No. 10 - Bruckner: Chamber Symphony / Stangel, Die Taschenphilharmonie


Release Date: 10/20/2017 
Label:  Edition Taschenphilharmonie   Catalog #: 8  
Composer:  Anton BrucknerGustav Mahler
Conductor:  Peter Stangel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taschenphilharmonie
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Munich-based (Germany) taschenphilharmonie (Pocket Philharmonic Orchestra) is dedicated to chamber symphonic performances based on Arnold Schoenberg’s “Verein fur musikalische Privatauffu¨hrungen” (Society for Private Musical Performances), established in Vienna during the 1920’s. Therefore, this ensemble performs big scale orchestral works from Mozart/Mahler/Beethoven to contemporary compositions with just 12-20 high-profile musicians. The result is a refreshing crystal clear sound combined with multifaceted colors and the vitality from outstanding musicianship to produce the resonance of a much bigger orchestra. The Pocket Philharmonic Orchestra and its conductor Peter Stangel have received several awards for their innovative Read more concert formats and their educational work. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Quintet for Strings in F major, WAB 112 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Peter Stangel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taschenphilharmonie
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Symphony no 10 in F sharp minor/major: 1st movement, Adagio by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Peter Stangel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taschenphilharmonie
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Austria 

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