12 CD / CPO / 2007-01-30Works: Allan Pettersson: Symphony no 2; Symphonic Movement; Symphony no 3; Symphony no 4; Symphony no 5; Symphony no 16, for alto saxophone and orchestra; Symphony no 6; Symphony no 7; Symphony no 8; Sympho...
Performers: Kelly, John Edward
Conductors: Francis, Alun; Trojahn, Manfred; Albrecht, Gerd; Sanderling, Thomas; Honeck, Manfred; Arnell, Johan M.; Ruzicka, Peter
Ensemble: ; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra; Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra; Hamburg State Philharmonic Orchestra; Hannover Radio Symphony Orchestra; Saarbrücken Radio Symphony Orchestra; Swedish Radio S...
"Let me attempt to give some perspective to the symphonies of Pettersson: more often than not, they seem roiling and building toward some climax, exuding...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 2007-01-30Works: Allan Pettersson: Concerto for Violin (no 2)
Performers: van Keulen, Isabelle [Violin]
Conductors: Dausgaard, Thomas
Ensemble: Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
As in all his works, here too Pettersson concerns himself with the conveying of information pure and simple, with the description of a mechanized world...continue...