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Donald Macleod traces Bruckner's extended musical apprenticeship, from his father's organ bench in the village church to the creation of his First Symphony nearly 40 years later.

Although Bruckner is now celebrated as one of the greatest symphonists of the 19th century, he took an unusually long time to achieve his musical ambitions. Donald Macleod traces Bruckner's extended musical apprenticeship from his father's organ bench in the village church to the creation of his first symphony nearly forty years later.

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Mon 13 Jul 2015 18:15

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  • Anton Bruckner

    Symphony No. 4 In E Flat Major (Romantic) - 3rd movement; Scherzo and trio

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Karl Böhm.
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    Missa Solemnis In B Flat Minor For Soloists, Chorus, Organ And Orchestra [1854]

    Singer: Jörg Dürmüller. Singer: Claudia Schubert. Conductor: Karl Anton Rickenbacher. Singer: Reinhard Hagen. Orchestra: Bamberg S O.. Singer: Christiane Oelze. Choir: Bamberg Symphony Chorus.
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  • Anton Bruckner

    Ave Maria For Chorus [a 7] [1861]

    Conductor: Uwe Gronostay. Choir: Nederlands Kamerkoor.
    • GLOBE : GLO-5160.
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    Pange Lingua For Chorus

    Conductor: Uwe Gronostay. Choir: Nederlands Kamerkoor.
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    Symphony No. 1 In C Minor 2nd and 3rd Movements

    Orchestra: Saar Radio Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Stanisław Skrowaczewski.
    • OEHMS: OC207.
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