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Henze / Symphonies 7 & 9 / Barcarola / Three Auden Songs / City of Birmingham Symphony / Simon Rattle / 50999 2 37601 2 7

£8.99

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Hans Werner Henze (1926 – 2012) was a German composer. His large oeuvre of works is extremely varied in style, having been influenced by serialism, atonality, Stravinsky, Italian music, Arabic music and jazz, as well as traditional schools of German composition. In particular, his stage works reflect "his consistent cultivation of music for the theatre throughout his life".

The Seventh Symphony by Henze was written in 1983-84. It was commissioned by the Berliner Philharmoniker as part of the orchestra's centenary celebrations in 1982.

The Ninth Symphony by Henze was written in 1997. It is a choral symphony, subtitled Den Helden und Märtyrern des deutschen Antifaschismus gewidmet (Dedicated to the heroes and martyrs of German anti-fascism).

This 2-CD set was released in 2009.

Tracks:

CD 1
1. Barcarola (21:30)
2 - 5. Symphony No 7 (38:21)

CD 2
1 - 7 Symphony No 9 (53:36)
8 - 10 Three Auden Songs

The CDs and case are all in excellent condition.

Item details

Band/artist(s):
City of Birmingham Symphony
Catalogue number:
50999 2 37601 2 7
Condition:
Used
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Label:
EMI Classics
Tracks:
10

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Hans Werner Henze (1926 – 2012) was a German composer. His large oeuvre of works is extremely varied in style, having been influenced by serialism, atonality, Stravinsky, Italian music, Arabic music and jazz, as well as traditional schools of German composition. In particular, his stage works reflect "his consistent cultivation of music for the theatre throughout his life".

The Seventh Symphony by Henze was written in 1983-84. It was commissioned by the Berliner Philharmoniker as part of the orchestra's centenary celebrations in 1982.

The Ninth Symphony by Henze was written in 1997. It is a choral symphony, subtitled Den Helden und Märtyrern des deutschen Antifaschismus gewidmet (Dedicated to the heroes and martyrs of German anti-fascism).

This 2-CD set was released in 2009.

Tracks:

CD 1
1. Barcarola (21:30)
2 - 5. Symphony No 7 (38:21)

CD 2
1 - 7 Symphony No 9 (53:36)
8 - 10 Three Auden Songs

The CDs and case are all in excellent condition.

Band/artist(s):
City of Birmingham Symphony
Catalogue number:
50999 2 37601 2 7
Condition:
Used
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Label:
EMI Classics
Tracks:
10

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