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Lucerne Festival at Easter / Abbado/Simon Bolivar YO [Blu-Ray]

Album Summary

>Prokofiev, Sergei : Scythian Suite, Op. 20
>Berg, Alban : Lulu-Suite
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Symphony no 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathetique"
Performer Conductor Ensemble Composers

Notes & Reviews:

Five years after first conducting the Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra in their Venezuelan home, Claudio Abbado continues his commitment to this stunning ensemble in this first televised concert together. Prokofiev's extrovert Scythian Suite is a gift for the boundless energy of these young players. The concert ends with an impassioned account of Tchaikovsky's Pathétique symphony, the composer's own personal statement of the journey from despair to resignation.

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... the video quality is excellent, and the surround sound... has tremendous immediacy and timbral accuracy. All in all, strongly recommended.

Notes & Reviews:

Run Time: 112 min.
Region: All
Picture Format: Blu-Ray, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM Stereo, DTS HD Master Audio, Dolby Digital 5.1



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Works Details

>Prokofiev, Sergei : Scythian Suite, Op. 20
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1914-1915

>Berg, Alban : Lulu-Suite
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1934

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620 :: Ach, ich fühl's, es ist verschwunden
  • Performer: Anna Prohaska (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: 1791

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Symphony no 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique"
  • Conductor: Claudio Abbado
  • Ensemble: Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1893