Savall conducts Beethoven’s “titanic” ‘Missa Solemnis’ for the first time

Addressing the entirety of Beethoven’s symphonies has been for Jordi Savall the previous step to debut now, calmly, the Missa solemnis (18th, at L’Auditori), a “titanic work, full of love, spirituality and magic” to which the genius from Bonn dedicated four years. He finished it just two centuries ago and premiered it the following year, … Read more

Riccardo Muti in Beethoven’s Missa solemnis: The Sound and the Fury

More details Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827): Missa solemnis for soloists, choir and orchestra in D major op. 123. Rosa Feola, soprano; Alisa Kolosova, contralto; Dmitri Korchak, tenor; Ildar Abdrazakov, bass; Vienna Opera Chorus; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor: Riccardo Muti. 1 Blu-Ray Unitel Edition. Recorded live from the Salzburg Festival 2021. Bilingual notice: English-German. Duration: 91:00 … Read more