Dvořák: Symphony No 9 - 'From the New World'
Catalogue Number LSO0001
James Mallinson producer
Tony Faulkner sound engineer
Recorded September 1999, Barbican, London
176.4kHz (high density PCM) recording
Notes in English / en Francais / auf Deutsch
Performance ***** Sound ***** 'Davis offers a story and a sense of conviction that place his performance in a wholly different league.'
BBC Music Magazine
**** '[Colin Davis] at the head of an excellent London Symphony Orchestra, offers an interpretation of a rare dynamic force and wonderful sound quality… He knows to alternate in the balancing, heartbeat, passion, jubilant musicality, rhythmic precision and natural breathing.'
Le Monde de la Musique
'Unmissable ... Superb in all respects. Sound quality doesn't come any better than this whatever the price. Don't hesitate!' Classic CD
'Magnificent performances. These recordings are a joy from start to finish.' The Express
'Highly successful ... Full marks!'
International Record Review
'Excellent.' Mail on Sunday
Sir Colin Davis, London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Colin Davis captures the haunting brilliance of Dvořák's masterpiece and draws a truly virtuosic display from the London Symphony Orchestra. This was LSO Live's first recording and immediately defined the label's unique sound.
|Conductor||Sir Colin Davis|
|Performers||London Symphony Orchestra|
2. Symphony No 9 in E Minor, 'From the New World': II. Largo
3. Symphony No 9 in E Minor, 'From the New World': III. Scherzo - Molto vivace
4. Symphony No 9 in E Minor, 'From the New World': IV. Allegro con fuoco