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Spohr: Symphonies 2 and 9



Playing time: 57'44"
Tracks: 10
Booklet pages: 6
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Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Spohr: Symphonies 2 and 9 published on 11 September 2016

Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Alfred Walter, conductor

Louis Spohr (1784-1859):

Symphony No 2 in D minor, Op 49 (1820)
1 Allegro
2 Larghetto
3 Scherzo: Presto
4 Finale: Vivace

Symphony No 9 in B minor, Op 143 'Die Jahreszeiten' (The Seasons) (1850)
Part One
5 Der Winter (Winter): Allegro maestoso
6 Der Übergang sum Frühling (The transition to Spring): L'istesso tempo
7 Der Frühling (Spring): Moderato
Part Two
8 Der Sommer (Summer): Largo
9 Einleitung zum Herbst (Prelude to Autumn): Allegro vivace
10 Der Herbst (Autumn): L'istesso tempo

Recorded 26-30 October 1992 at the House of Arts, Košice, Slovakia
Previously released on Marco Polo 8.223454


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