Posts Tagged “CD”

New Elgar 1: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic

by Glenn on August 21, 2014

This sometimes happens to me, I get into an Elgar’s First rut and find myself turning to it again and again over a short period of time. Here is a new release that was recorded in May 2012 that I (…)

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M9 | Sir Simon Rattle | Berliner Philharmoniker

by Glenn on August 9, 2014

Listen to enough Mahler and you will begin to notice that each conductor/performer tends to emphasize a certain approach to how the music should be played.  Leonard Bernstein heightens emotional content. Pierre Boulez values clarity. Iván Fischer, with his Budapest (…)

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