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Tchaikovsky: Symphony no 5, Op. 64, Nutcracker Suite / Norrington, Stuttgart Radio SO

Album Summary

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a
Conductor Ensemble Composer

Notes & Reviews:

This is the latest CD exhibiting the glorious "Stuttgart Sound" with Roger Norrington, featuring two of the most well-known works of the classical music canon.

Gramophone Magazine
Norrington's vibrato-less Tchaikovsky is contentious but viscerally exciting. All in all, with a neatly characterised studio-recorded Nutcracker Suite as fill-up, Norrington's interpretation of the Fifth does not incontrovertibly make the case that vibrato is necessarily an evil modern excrescence, but its positive virtues are worth considering.



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Works Details

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64
  • Conductor: Roger Norrington
  • Ensemble: Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Notes: Liederhalle Stuttgart, Beethovensaal (09/20/2007-09/21/2007)
  • Running Time: 45 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1888

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a
  • Conductor: Roger Norrington
  • Ensemble: Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Notes: Funkstudio SWR Stuttgart (07/15/2008-07/16/2008)
  • Running Time: 22 min. 28 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1892