CD of the Week

sun 4 sep 2016

Nicolaus Harnoncourt conducted his final concert in the summer of 2015 during the Styriarte-Festival in Graz and the Salzburger Festspiele: Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis.

Sony Classical has issued a CD containing recordings of the rehearsals and the performance in Graz.
Concentus Musicus Wien, Arnold Schönberg Koor, and the soloisten: the American soprano Laura Aikin, the Argentinian alto Bernarda Fink, the Austrian tenor Johannes Chum and the Swiss base-baritone Ruben Drole.

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