Notes & Reviews:
"This installment features Bruckner's Eighth Symphony, one of the longest symphonies written in the Romantic era. The DVD goes far beyond simply creating a video of a performance; although in this case, the splendid cinematography and other-worldly performance would make this DVD absolutely worthwhile even if it was just a performance video. The DVD goes much further, however, and includes a well-produced, insightful, informative, and utterly captivating 12-part documentary... His interpretation of Bruckner is quite intimate and insightful, which he discusses in the documentary interviews. This understanding translates directly into a profoundly satisfying performance that listeners will undoubtedly savor." -All Music GuideNotes & Reviews:
Run Time: 145 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, Color
Country of Origin: Germany
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Works DetailsBruckner, Anton : Symphony no 8 in C minor, WAB 108
- Conductor: Kent Nagano
- Ensemble: Deutsche Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
- Running Time: 145 min. sec.
- Period Time: Romantic
- Form: Orchestral
- Written: 1884/1890
- Studio/Live: Live