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Episode 4

Donald Macleod introduces Bruckner’s epic 8th Symphony and describes the spate of ‘revision mania’ that followed in its wake.

'Virga Jesse’, Alleluia-verse for 4-part choir
‘Ecce sacerdos magnus’, Gradual for 8-part choir, 3 trombones and organ
Chorus of the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra / Eugen Jochum (cond)
DG 457 743-2,
Tracks 9, 10

Symphony no.8 in C minor
– mvts 2 and 3
Scherzo. Allegro moderato – Trio, Langsam. Scherzo da capo 1
Adagio. Feierlich langsam, doch nicht schleppend
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Pierre Boulez (cond)
DG 459 678-2,
Track 3

1 hour

Last on

Thu 7 Aug 2008 12:00

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