Berlin Philharmoniker - Sydney 17 November

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Berlin Philharmoniker - Sydney 17 November

Post by bricon » Fri Nov 19, 2010 12:17 am

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Re: Berlin Philharmoniker - Sydney 17 November

Post by John F » Fri Nov 19, 2010 1:01 am

the 1940s American-style sentimentalities required by the piece
Oh yeah? Everybody else hears this music as quite Russian, with quotations from Rachmaninoff's other works - and then there's the Dies Irae. Maybe the reviewer was thrown off the track by the alto sax.
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