Monday, January 16, 2017

Mahler: Symphony No 10 (Performing Version by Deryck Cooke)

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No.10 (Performing Version by Deryck Cooke)
The Japan Gustav Mahler Orchestra
Cond. by Hisayoshi Inoue


Saturday, January 14, 2017

Mahler: Symphony No 9 (Norrington)

Gustav Mahler
Symphony No 9 in D major

BBC Proms 2011
Cond. Sir Roger Norrington


Friday, January 13, 2017

Mahler: Symphony No 9 (Barenboim)

Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)
Symphony No 9 in D major

Staatskapelle Berlin
Daniel Barenboim

Berlin, April 2009


Friday, December 16, 2016

Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem - Bychkov

Johannes Brahms: Ein deutsches Requiem

WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln - Kölner Philharmonie
Cond. Semyon Bychkov


Saturday, November 26, 2016

"We Want The Light" - Christopher Nupen's Award-Winning Documentary

Although I find this documentary quite interesting, I must keep clear distance from the views expressed with regard to Richard Wagner. It seems to me that these views don't differ much from Robert Gutman's extremely prejudiced (if not hateful) writings! See the article Robert Gutman's "Wagner".


Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Brahms: Piano Concerto No.1 - Rubinstein

Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1
Pianist: Arthur Rubinstein
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra (Amsterdam)
Director: Bernard Haitink