℗ 2015 Wiener Symphoniker

Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 7 "Unfinished" - Symphony No. 8 "The Great"

Wiener Symphoniker, Philippe Jordan

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Symphony No. 8 in C Major, D. 944 "The Great"  
I. Andante. Allegro ma non troppo
Franz Schubert; Wiener Symphoniker; Philippe Jordan
II. Andante con moto
Franz Schubert; Wiener Symphoniker; Philippe Jordan
III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace - Trio
Franz Schubert; Wiener Symphoniker; Philippe Jordan
IV. Finale. Allegro vivace
Franz Schubert; Wiener Symphoniker; Philippe Jordan
Symphony No. 7 in B Minor, D. 759 "Unfinished"  
I. Allegro moderato
Franz Schubert; Wiener Symphoniker; Philippe Jordan
II. Andante con moto
Franz Schubert; Wiener Symphoniker; Philippe Jordan
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    76:57
"... the recording engineers can be congratulated for a satisfying sound quality that is especially clear and well balanced. Jordan draws expressive yet firmly controlled playing from his Vienna orchestra. This is an engaging CD that will grace any serious collection." - MusicWeb International Philippe Jordan concluded his first season as Music Director of the Wiener Symphoniker with the release of this album, featuring Schubert’s final two and greatest symphonies: the Symphony No. 7 ("Unfinished") and Symphony No. 8 ("The Great"), recorded in the warm acoustics of the Wiener Musikverein.
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Wiener Symphoniker Studio Masters

Tracks 1-6 – 48 kHz / 24-bit PCM, mastered in 96 kHz / 24-bit Recording location: Vienna, Musikverein 15 / 16 November 2014 (“Unfinished”) and 11 / 12 April 2015 (“The Great”) Producer: Erich Hofmann Recording Engineer: Georg Burdicek Executive Producers: Christian Schulz, Johannes Neubert Synopsis: Walter Weidringer Booklet editor: Kurt Danner Photographs: Johannes Ifkovits (Jordan), Andreas Balon (Wiener Symphoniker), Bildarchiv der Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek (autograph, watercolour Schubert) Design: Studio Es

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