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Symphonies by
Johann Evangelist Brandl -
heard by
GEOFF PEARCE

'... a great disc of unfamiliar music, well played and directed ...'

Johann Brandl: Symphonies Opp 12 and 25. © 2017 classic produktion osnabrück

I had never heard of this German composer, and there is very little about him on the internet. Johann Evangelist Brandl (1760-1837) was highly regarded by his contemporaries, but time, alas, has not treated him kindly, so I was pleased to see this disc presenting two of his symphonies and some comprehensive CD booklet biographical notes.

The disc starts with the last symphony Brandl wrote, Op 25 in D major. Published in 1803, it has four movements...

Copyright © 2 March 2018 Geoff Pearce,
Sydney, Australia

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JOHANN EVANGELIST BRANDL SYMPHONIES OPP 12 AND 25

ORCHESTRAL MUSIC

GERMANY

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