Bruckner: Symphonies Nos. 4 & 7

C Major: 712304

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Bruckner: Symphonies Nos. 4 & 7

Label:

C Major

Catalogue No:

712304

Discs:

1

Release date:

2nd April 2013

Barcode:

0814337011239

Medium:

Blu-ray

Region:

all
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Bruckner: Symphonies Nos. 4 & 7


Bruckner:

Symphony No. 4 in Eb Major 'Romantic'

Symphony No. 7 in E Major


Blu-ray

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Christian Thielemann is widely regarded as the leading Brucknerian of our age, and his performances with the Munich Philharmonic, of which he has been music director since 2004, enjoy cult status all over the world.

PICTURE: 16:9

SOUND: PCM STEREO, DTS-HD MA 5.1

RUNNING TIME; 156 MINUTES

AVAILABLE WORLDWIDE

This Blu-ray features performances of Bruckner´s two most popular works, the Symphonies No. 4 and No. 7, which he interprets as sublime cathedrals of late Romantic music, impressing his listeners in ways that few other conductors can do.

“Christian Thielemann is the most gifted German conductor." Financial Times

BBC Music Magazine

August 2013

***

“There are some thrilling successes - the climaxes of both slow movements in particular”

Gramophone Magazine

August 2013

“Dynamic control is masterly, paragraphs are clearly marked, silences fully exploited, climaxes expertly tiered...Agnes Meth's video direction is excellent. As reportage it is superb, as a piece of visually conceived musical analysis the camerawork outscores even the finest programme essay”

MusicWeb International

9th September 2013

“The overriding impression is of breadth. The movement timings show him to be towards the slower end of the spectrum...At the end of each work there are little nods of approval between the players. Thielemann certainly has them with him rather than against him - they watch him closely. I cannot praise their playing too highly. Incidentally, the violins are divided, giving lots of nice antiphonal affects.”

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