Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 [1958 Recording] - Grace Hoffmann (mezzo-soprano); Hans Hotter (bass); Maria Stader (soprano); Waldemar Kmentt (tenor);...

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  1. Symphony No. 9 in D minor ("Choral"), Op. 125
  2. Otto Klemperer rehearses Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 Finale

Otto Klemperer recorded Beethoven's Ninth Symphony at least seven times, and this version, with the Klner Rundfunk-Sinfonie-Orchestra, made January 6, 1958, is not one of his better efforts. Here, Klemperer's control of the orchestra is at times questionable, and the orchestra doesn't seem completely comfortable with the conductor. Too frequently ...

Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 [1958 Recording] 2009, Medici Masters

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