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Hans Gál: Symphony No. 2; Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 4 / Kenneth Woods

Album Summary

>Gál, Hans : Symphony no 2 in F major, Op. 53
>Schumann, Robert : Symphony no 4 in D minor, Op. 120
Conductor Ensembles Composers

Notes & Reviews:

Kenneth Woods, Principal Guest Conductor of Stratford-upon-Avon-based Orchestra of the Swan, has made international headlines for his ongoing cycle of world premiere recordings of Hans Gál's Symphonies. The set, paired with the symphonies of Robert Schumann, has been featured by National Public Radio's All Things Considered and Performance Today, the New York Times, Washington Post, Gramophone, BBC Music Magazine, and dozens of other newspaper and online reviews, introducing a new generation to Gál s wide-ranging and extensive oeuvre.

Kenneth Woods, Principal Guest Conductor of Stratford-upon-Avon-based Orchestra of the Swan, has made international headlines for his ongoing cycle of world premiere recordings of Hans Gal' s Symphonies. The set, paired with the symphonies of Robert Schumann, has been featured by National Public Radio' s All Things Considered and Performance Today, the New York Times, Washington Post, Gramophone, BBC Music Magazine, and dozens of other newspaper and online reviews, introducing a new generation to Gal' s wide-ranging and extensive oeuvre.

NPR's All Things Considered
Hats off to conductor Kenneth Woods and his Orchestra of the Swan, who have been making a case for Gal's elegantly built orchestral pieces.

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: Civic Hall, Stratford-upon-Avon (12/05/2011-12/06/2011).



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>Hans Gál (1890 - 1987) : Symphony no 2 in F major, Op. 53
  • Conductor: Kenneth Woods
  • Ensemble: Orchestra of the Swan
  • Notes: Civic Hall, Stratford-upon-Avon (12/05/2011-12/06/2011)
  • Running Time: 44 min. 32 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral

>Schumann, Robert : Symphony no 4 in D minor, Op. 120
  • Conductor: Kenneth Woods
  • Notes: Civic Hall, Stratford-upon-Avon (12/05/2011-12/06/2011)
  • Running Time: 27 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1841