Wilhelm Furtwängler conducts the Berlin Philharmonic in a performance of Bruckner and Wagner

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Album title:
Bruckner * Wagner
Composer(s):
Bruckner, Wagner
Works:
Bruckner: Symphony No. 4; Wagner: Parsifal - Good Friday Music
Performer:
Vienna Philharmonic; Berlin Philharmonic/Wilhelm Furtwängler
Label:
Praga Digitals
Catalogue Number:
PRD/DSD 350 130 (1951)
Performance:
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Recording:
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Reviewer:
BBC Music Magazine
Wilhelm Furtwängler conducts the Berlin Philharmonic in a performance of Bruckner and Wagner

In this live account of Bruckner No. 4 the echoey acoustic and less than immaculate horn playing – crucial, given the instrument’s key role – may deter all but the most devoted Furtwängler fans.


Daniel Jaffé

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