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Introducing Bruckner - Symphony No 8 / Boulez, Vienna Philharmonic

Bruckner / Traber / Wiener Phil / Boulez
Release Date: 09/28/2010 
Label:  Euroarts   Catalog #: 2056168  
Composer:  Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Documentary written by Martin Feil, Directed by Anna Schmidt, Produced by Paul Smaczny & Günter Atteln; Performance recorded live at the 1996 Internationalen Brucknerfeste, Stiftskirche St Florian, directed by Brian Large, Produced by Paul Smaczny & Heidelinde Rudy.

Introducing Masterpieces of Classical Music is an informative and entertaining guide to some of the most important symphonic works of music history. As well as featuring a complete concert performance, it also includes an insightful documentary, in which an expert presenter guides the viewer through the structure of the music. Well-known author and journalist Habakuk Traber discusses Bruckner’s life and the circumstances surrounding the composition of
Read more the Eighth Symphony. Footage of Bruckner’s birthplace in Austria, quotations from contemporaries, as well as plentiful musical examples also help to bring this monumental masterpiece vividly to life.

REGION CODE NTSC: 0
PICTURE FORMAT: NTSC 16:9
SOUND FORMATS: PCM-STEREO DD 5.1 DTS 5.1
SUBTITLES: English, German, French, Spanish
BOOKLET: English, German, French
DISC FORMAT: DVD9
NO OF DISCS: 1
RUN TIME: 30 mins (documentary) + 79 mins (performance)
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Works on This Recording

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Symphony no 8 in C minor, WAB 108 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Vienna, Austria 

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