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Beethoven: The Symphonies and Reflections - Christiane Karg (soprano); Michael Schade (tenor); Michael Volle (baritone); Mihoko Fujimura (alto);...
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  1. Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21
  2. Maniai, for orchestra
  3. Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36
  4. Nirai, for orchestra (Intermezzo to Beethoven's Symphonies No. 2 and No. 6)
  5. Symphony No. 3 in E flat major ("Eroica"), Op. 55
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  1. Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21
  2. Maniai, for orchestra
  3. Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36
  4. Nirai, for orchestra (Intermezzo to Beethoven's Symphonies No. 2 and No. 6)
  5. Symphony No. 3 in E flat major ("Eroica"), Op. 55
  6. Beethovens Heiligenstädter Testament, symphonic fragment for orchestra
  7. Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Op. 60
  8. Symphony No. 5 in C minor ("Fate"), Op. 67
  9. Fires, for orchestra
  10. Symphony No. 6 in F major ("Pastoral"), Op. 68
  11. Dixi, for chorus & orchestra
  12. Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92
  13. Con brio, concert overture for orchestra
  14. Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93
  15. Symphony No. 9 in D minor ("Choral"), Op. 125
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At first blush, this 2013 BR Klassik set appears to be a standard cycle of Ludwig van Beethoven's nine symphonies, conducted with insight by Mariss Jansons and performed with élan by the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. But closer inspection shows that additional works by modern composers are included as "reflections" on Beethoven's music, in varying degrees of homage and pastiche. The performances of Beethoven's symphonies are mainstream interpretations, and Jansons offers no surprises in these efficient and elegant ...

Beethoven: The Symphonies and Reflections 2013, BR Klassik

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