Dvořák: Symphony No 8 [download]
Catalogue Number LSO0002
James Mallinson producer
Tony Faulkner sound engineer
Recorded October 1999, Barbican, London
176.4kHz (high density PCM) recording
Notes in English / en Francais / auf Deutsch
Performance: ***** Recording: ***** '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!'
Sir Colin Davis, London Symphony Orchestra
Widely regarded as the finest recording of Dvořák's Symphony No 8, the LSO and Sir Colin Davis produce a staggering performance - the CD recreates to perfection the thrill and energy of the concerts.
|Conductor||Sir Colin Davis|
|Performers||London Symphony Orchestra|
2. Symphony No 8 in G Minor: II. Adagio
3. Symphony No 8 in G Minor: III. Allegrato grazioso
4. Symphony No 8 in G Minor: IV. Allegro, ma non troppo