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Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen RundfunksMariss Jansons director

Programme

Symphony no. 8 Anton Bruckner


The "Symphony of all symphonies", the "Pinnacle of the Romantic symphony" - words fail to express the musical, melodic and architectural splendour of Bruckner's Eighth Symphony. The outcome of a long spiritual journey, it is also a musical testament that the composer bequeathed to posterity. The splendid tonal qualities of the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks are on a par with this unclassifiable work, masterfully conducted by Mariss Jansons.