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The Bruckner Journal

VOLUME TWENTY-THREE, NUMBER ONE

March 2019

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Volume Twenty-Three, Number Two will be published in July 2019. Should you wish to contribute an article, short essay, letter or comment to the Journal, on any Bruckner-related subject, please contact us.

ITEMS IN THIS ISSUE

 

A New Version of the Third Symphony

     by William Carragan


Notes About the Finale of the Ninth Symphony

     by Roberto Ferrazza

(high resolution images of

SKETCH in ÖNB, Mus. Hs. 6085 / 43r here)


Milestone Bruckner Marathons in the US

     by Neil Schore


An Encounter with Bruckner…

     ...concerning Artur Schnabel


Bruckner in a Digital Age - Part 2

     by Michael Cucka



CONCERTS REVIEWED


MANNHEIM                                                              DER ROSENGARTEN                                           5 & 6 NOVEMBER 2018

Bruckner - Symphony No. 8 (first version, 1887, ed. Nowak)

Nationaltheater-Orchester Mannheim / Alexander Soddy

by Ken Ward


LONDON                                                                   ROYAL ALBERT HALL                                                5 DECEMBER 2018

Weber - Overture, Der Freischütz

Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto (Alena Baeva)

Bruckner - Symphony No. 2 (v. 1877)

London Philharmonic Orchestra / Vladimir Jurowski

by Young-Jin Hur


LONDON                                                                       BARBICAN HALL                                                      13 JANUARY 2019

Bartók - Music for strings, percussion and celeste

Bruckner - Symphony No. 6 (ed. Cohrs)

London Symphony Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle

by Young-Jin Hur


Extraordinary Mahler Symphony Cycle - a marathon for solo piano: the Bruckner connection

by Ken Ward




MEDIA REVIEWED




BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 7 (1883 version, ed. Nowak)

Altomonte Orchester St Florian / Rémy Ballot

rec. live, 17 August 2018, Brucknertage St Florian, Stiftsbasilika, St Florian, Upper Austria

GRAMOLA 99189 [73:15] - hybrid SACD, 2019

by Ralph Moore - and by Sol Siegel







BRUCKNER: String Quintet (arr. for Large Orchestra, G. Schaller), Overture in G minor

Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra / Gerd Schaller

rec. May 2018, Prague Radio Hall

PROFIL PH16036 [57:12] – CD, 2018


BRUCKNER: String Quintet (arr. for Chamber Orchestra, P. Stangel)

MAHLER: Symphony 10, Adagio

Die Taschenphilharmonie [Pocket Philharmonic Orchestra] / Peter Stangel

rec. 10 November 2013, Munich

EDITION TASCHENPHILHARMONIE/SONY ETP008 [59:12] – CD, 2017

by Richard Lehnert

(by permission: Stereoeophile, January 2019, Vol.42 No.1)
















BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 9 (ed. Nowak)

Concerto Budapest / András Keller

rec. 2017, Budapest

TACET TACET245 [60:30] – hybrid SACD, 2018

by Ralph Moore - with surround sound commentary by Michael Cucka










BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 8 (ed. Haas)

Osaka Philharmonic Orchestra / Tadaaki Otaka

rec. live 7-8 April 2018, Festival Hall, Osaka

FONTEC CD FOCD 9795/6 [83:24 = 41:57+51:27] – CD, 2018

by Ralph Moore












BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 9 (ed. Nowak)

Tokyo Juventus Orchestra / Kenshiro Sakairi

rec. live January 7, 2018, Muza Kawasaki Symphony Hall, Tokyo

ALTUS ALTL010 [64:12] – CD, 2018

by Ralph Moore











NEW AND REISSUED RECORDINGS

November 2018 to February 2019

Compiled by Howard Jones




WORLD-WIDE CONCERT LISTING

March to June 2019

Compiled by Michael Cucka







And sundry other short items of interest to Brucknerians


TBJ March 2019