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Henk Badings: Symphonies Nos. 2, 7 & 12

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Henk Badings enjoyed the most internationally focused career of any Dutch composer before Louis Andriessen, but his reputation at home was devastated by alleged ties to the Nazi regime during the occupation. Although Dutch audiences are only fitfully coming around to the idea of embracing the music of Badings once again, authorities in the Netherlands' powerful music hierarchy have already initiated an aggressive campaign to reinstate Badings to his position among truly great Dutch composers. One early triumph in this campaign was to get the German label CPO to agree to record all of Henk Badings' orchestral music, an enormous undertaking; Badings composed at least 15 symphonies; 23 concertos; and many suites, overtures, and other occasional works. This disc, Henk Badings: Symphonies Nos. 2, 7, 12, features David Porcelijn and the Janácek Philharmonic Orchestra in symphonies that represent Badings' early, middle, and late periods. The CD provides a decent, basic handle on his symphonic output, not to... Hide synopsis

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