Beethoven: Symphony No. 5; Mozart: Sinfonia concertante, K 297 b - Daniel Barenboim (spoken word); Kinan Azmeh (clarinet); Mohamed Saleh (oboe); Mor Biron (bassoon); Sharon Polyak (horn);...
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  1. Sinfonia concertante for oboe, clarinet, horn, bassoon & orchestra in E flat major, K(3) 297b (K. Anh. C 14.01) (spurious)
  2. Symphony No. 5 in C minor ("Fate"), Op. 67
  3. Speech by Daniel Barenboim
  4. Enigma Variations, for orchestra, Op. 36: Nimrod

The name of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra comes from a collection of poems by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, a German writer comparable to Shakespeare in terms of his impact on his own language, and a figure to whom you pay tribute each time you utter the phrase "sell your soul to the devil." At the age of 60 he began to study Arabic and became interested in Islam. Some Muslims, in fact, believe that he experienced a de facto conversion and should be referred to as Muhammad Johann Wolfgang Goethe. His West-Ístlicher Divan ...

Beethoven: Symphony No. 5; Mozart: Sinfonia concertante, K 297 b 2006, Warner Music

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