1 Super Audio CD / CPO / 2011-08-30Works: Louis Spohr: Symphony no 1 in E flat major, Op. 20; Symphony no 6 in G major ("Historical"), Op. 116; Overture for orchestra in C minor, Op. 12
Conductors: Griffiths, Howard
Ensemble: NDR Radio Philharmonic
Although virtually unknown to general audiences, the musical legacy of German composer, conductor and violinist Ludwig Spohr is far-reaching indeed. Little of his own music...continue...
Recording information: Groáer Sendesaal des NDR Landesfunkhauses (2007-11-06_2007-11-08&2009-)....continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 2007-09-11Works: Louis Spohr: Grand Concert Overture in F major, WoO 1; Symphony no 1 in E flat major, Op. 20; Symphony no 2 in D minor, Op. 49
Conductors: Shelley, Howard
Ensemble: Swiss Italian Orchestra
Spohr's symphonies, for which he was highly celebrated, were staples of the concert platform, alongside those of Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven. Hyperion is delighted to...continue...