BR-Klassik Greatest Moments

Release Date: 11/11/2016
Label: BR Klassik
Catalog Number: 900003
Number of Discs: 1

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$8.99
Notes and Editorial Reviews
This outstanding and unique release from BR-Klassik features a sampling of all that the label has had to offer over the last several decades. Featured ensembles include Chor and Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Munchner Rundfunkorchester, Mariss Jansons, Peter Dijkstra and Ulf Schirmer, and more. Works by the most prolific composers in history are featured, including Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9, Haydn’s The Creation, Wagner’s Das Rheingold, and so much more. This release proves that there’s nothing these ensembles can’t tackle.+ Each track on this historical release has been digitally remastered for optimal sound quality.
Works on This Recording
1. España by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Period: Romantic
Written: 1883 ; France
2. Symphonie Nr. 9 e-Moll, Op. 95: 3. Satz, Scherzo. Molto vivace by Antonín Dvořák
Conductor: Andris Nelsons
Period: Romantic
3. The Creation, Hob. XXI:2: Die Himmel erzählen die Ehre Gottes by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer: Mark Padmore (Voice), Hanno Müller-Brachmann (Voice), Camilla Tilling (Voice)
Conductor: Bernard Haitink
Period: Classical
Written: 1798 ;
4. Mass in B minor, BWV 232: Gloria in excelsis Deo, Et in terra pax by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor: Peter Dijkstra
Period: Baroque
Written: 1748-1749 ;
5. Verkündigung, Op. 50 by Walter Braunfels
Conductor: Ulf Schirmer
Written: 1948 ;
6. Stabat mater, Op. 58: Quando corpus morietur. Andante con moto by Antonín Dvořák
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Period: Romantic
7. Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Period: Romantic
8. Das Rheingold: Rheingold! Rheingold! Reines Gold! by Richard Wagner
Performer: Mirella [Soprano Vocal] Hagen (Voice), Stefanie Irányi (Voice), Eva Vogel (Voice)
Conductor: Simon Rattle
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853-1854 ; Germany
9. Berlin Mass: Gloria by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Peter Dijkstra
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1990-1997 ;
10. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor: Peter Dijkstra
Period: Baroque
Written: 1742 ; London, England
11. Zar und Zimmermann: Leb' wohl, mein flandrisch Mädchen by Albert Lortzing
Performer: Fritz Wunderlich (Voice)
Conductor: Kurt Eichhorn
Period: Romantic
Written: 1837 ;
12. Pique Dame: Akt 2, Bild 3, Schlussszene, Kto pylko i strastno lyubya! by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Period: Romantic
Written: 1890 ; Russia
13. Symphonie Nr. 8 G-Dur, Op. 88: 3. Satz, Allegretto grazioso by Antonín Dvořák
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Period: Romantic
14. Pictures at an exhibition: no 16, The Great Gate of Kiev by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Russia
15. Symphonie Nr. 9 e-Moll, Op. 95: 3. Satz, Scherzo. Molto vivace by Antonín Dvořák
Conductor: Andris Nelsons
Period: Romantic
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