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George Enescu: Symphony No. 2 - Chamber Symphony

Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, Hannu Lintu

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Symphony No. 2, Op. 17  
1
I. Vivace ma non troppo
George Enescu; Tampere Filharmonia; Hannu Lintu
20:09
2
II. Andante giusto
George Enescu; Tampere Filharmonia; Hannu Lintu
14:27
3
III. Un poco lento, marziale —
George Enescu; Tampere Filharmonia; Hannu Lintu
4:01
4
IV. Allegro vivace, marziale
George Enescu; Tampere Filharmonia; Hannu Lintu
14:39
Chamber Symphony for 12 instruments, Op. 33  
5
I. Molto moderato, un poco maestoso
George Enescu; Tampere Filharmonia; Hannu Lintu
5:54
6
II. Allegretto molto moderato
George Enescu; Tampere Filharmonia; Hannu Lintu
3:54
7
III. Adagio
George Enescu; Tampere Filharmonia; Hannu Lintu
2:04
8
IV. Allegro molto moderato
George Enescu; Tampere Filharmonia; Hannu Lintu
3:58
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    69:06
"... an important, adventurous release ... Ondine’s engineering is excellent in both symphonies ... this isn’t music for casual listening, but it certainly belongs on the shelf of every serious collector."
- ClassicsToday.com

"... what I especially appreciate about this production is its clarity, a crucial virtue in music that can summon some pretty crowded climaxes. You only need to venture two minutes into the opening movement to sample the first of them."
- Gramophone

"Four Stars. There are other good versions of this sumptuous work (the Second Symphony) ... but this Finnish account is at least their equal in impetus and recorded sound ... Lintu and his players sympathetically expound (the Chamber Symphony), at once elegiac and exploratory ... this is a little masterpiece."
- BBC Music Magazine

This is the first volume in an Enescu series from conductor Hannu Lintu, on which the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra demonstrates its mastering of great orchestral colour and impressive imagination.
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Ondine Studio Masters

A 24-bit recording in DXD (Digital eXtreme Definition)
Recording: Tampere Hall, 24.8.2011 (Chamber Symphony), 3 - 5.1.2012 (Symphony No. 2)
Executive producer: Reijo Kiilunen
Recording producer: Seppo Siirala
Recording engineer: Enno Mäemets – Editroom Oy
Booklet editor: Elke Albrecht
Photos: Éditions Salabert (George Enescu), Kaapo Kamu (Hannu Lintu)
Design: Armand Alcazar

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