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Berlin PO/Claudio Abbado DG 4775864* review
Euroarts 2056028 review
Euroarts 2057378 * review
Czech PO/Karel Ancerl Supraphon SU36852 review
Suisse Romande O/Ernest Ansermet Cascavelle VEL3126 review
Basel CO/Giovanni Antonini Sony 88697 648162 review
Halle O/John Barbirolli BBC Legends BBCL41932 review
West Eastern Divan O/Daniel Barenboim Warner 2564 627912 review review
Warner 2564 627922 review
Berlin Staatskapelle/Daniel Barenboim * Warner 2564 618902 review
New York PO/Leonard Bernstein Sony 82876 787402 review
Staatskapelle Dresden/Herbert Blomstedt Berlin 0014232BC review
Berlin 0184442BC* review
Brilliant Classics 94289 * review
Beethoven O Bonn/Stefan Blunier MDG 93717566 review
London PO/Adrian Boult Vanguard ATMCD1191 review
Manchester Camerata/Douglas Boyd Avie AV0040 review
New York P-SO/Fritz Busch Guild GHCD2354 review
London SO/Yondani Butt Nimbus NI6147 review
SWR SO Baden-Baden und Freiburg/Sylvain Cambreling Glor Classics GC11461 review
New York PO/Guido Cantelli Andromeda ANDRCD5092 review
Munich PO/Sergiu Celibidache ArkivCD 56521 review
Gewandhausorchester Leipzig/Riccardo Chailly * Decca 4782721 review
Berlin PO/Andre Cluytens * EMI 3877392 review
Staatskapelle Dresden/Colin Davis * Newton 8802077 review
Philharmonia O/Christoph von Dohnányi Signum SIGCD169 review
Simón Bolívar Youth O/Gustavo Dudamel DG 4776228 review
Moscow Radio Tchaikovsky SO/Vladimir Fedoseyev * Relief CR991089 review
Hungarian State O/JŠnos Ferencsik * Hungaroton HCD41007 review
Berlin PO/Wilhelm Furtwangler Audite 21403 review
Naxos 8.110879 review
Pristine PASC271 review
Vienna PO/Wilhelm Furtwangler Music & Arts CD4049 review
O Révolutionnaire et Romantique/Sir John Eliot Gardiner Soli Deo Gloria SDG717 review
SWR SO Baden-Baden & Freiburg/Michael Gielen Hanssler CD93285 * review
Euroarts 2050558 * review
Euroarts 2050639 review
Hannover Band/Roy Goodman * Nimbus NI5144 review
Concentus Musicus Wien/Nikolaus Harnoncourt Sony 88875136452 review
Royal Flemish PO/Philippe Herreweghe * Pentatone PTC5186312 review
Pittsburgh SO/Manfred Honeck Reference Recordings FR718 review review
Bavarian RSO/Mariss Jansons BR Klassik 900119 * review
BR Klassik 900135 review
Royal Concertgebouw O Amsterdam/Mariss Jansons RCO RCO15002 review
Paris Opera O/Philippe Jordan * Arthaus 109249 review
Philharmonia O/Herbert von Karajan * EMI 5158632 review
Berlin PO/Herbert von Karajan DG 4777578 * review
DG 4793442 * review
Euroarts 2072118 review
Euroarts 2072724 review
Dynamic CDS33644 review
Odeon SO/Freiedrich Kark Historic Rec's HRCD0001 review
Munich PO/Rudolf Kempe EMI 6295572 review
Dresden PO/Paul van Kempen Pristine PASC327 review
Vienna PO/Carlos Kleiber DG 4791106 review
Concertgebouw O/Erich Kleiber Decca 4756080 review
Cologne RSO/Erich Kleiber Medici MM0022 review
NWD RSO/Erich Kleiber Tahra TAH681-83 review
Philharmonia O/Otto Klemperer Pristine PASC369 review
Berlin PO/Hans Knappertsbusch Tahra TAH606-09 review
Philharmonia O/Otto Klemperer IDIS 6610 review
Music & Arts CD1252 * review
 Berlin PO/Lorin Maazel DG 4794306 review
Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras * Hyperion CDS44301/5 review review
Concertgebouw O/Willem Mengelberg Pristine PASC236 review
San Francisco SO/Pierre Monteux Music & Arts CD1192 review
Boston SO/Pierre Monteux West Hill WHRA6034 review
London SO/Wyn Morris * Musical Concepts MC199 review
Boston SO/Charles Munch RCA 82876 678982 review
ICA ICAD5016 review
Montréal SO/Kent Nagano RCA 88697 400842 review
Berlin PO/Arthur Nikisch Dutton CDBP9874 review
Pristine PASC310 review
Vienna SO/Willem van Otterloo Challenge CC72383 review
Russian Ntl O/Mikhail Pletnev * DG 4776409 review
Vienna PO/Sir Simon Rattle EMI 4575732 * review
EMI 6317692 review
Warner 2564614053 review review
Berlin PO/Sir Simon Rattle * Berliner Philharmoniker BPHR160091 review review review
New York PO/Victor de Sabata Andromeda ANDRCD5071 review
National SO/Sir Malcolm Sargent Beulah 3PD13 review
Concertgebouw O/Wolfgang Sawallisch EMI 5176592 review
Vienna PO/Franz Schalk Pristine Audio PASC451 review
Royal PO/Hermann Scherchen * Archipel ARPCD0201 review
Paris Conservatoire O/Carl Schuricht EMI 6233792 * review
Stuttgart RSO/Carl Schuricht Hanssler CD93292 review
BBC SO/Georg Solti ICA ICAD5024 review
NHK SO/Horst Stein King Int'l KKC2053-55 review
Philadelphia O/Leopold Stokowski Music & Arts CD1173 review review
USSR SO/Evgeny Svetlanov Scribendum SC501 review
Concertgebouw O/George Szell ArkivCD 420771 review
Cleveland O/George Szell * Sony S10K92480 review
Berlin Staatskapelle/Eugen Szenkár Archiphon ARC136-8 review
Verbier Festival CO/Gábor Takácz-Nagy Ideale Audience 3079948 review
London PO/Klaus Tennstedt BBC Legends BBCL41582 review
LPO LPO0085 review review
Vienna PO/Christian Thielemann Sony 88697 927172 * review
Unitel 705308 * review
Unitel 707204 * review
San Francisco SO/Michael Tilson Thomas SFS Media 82193600372 review
NBC SO/Arturo Toscanini Immortal Performances IPCD10142 review
Music & Arts CD1203 * review
Pristine PASC170 review
Minnesota O/Osmo Vanska BIS SACD1416 review
BIS SACD1825-6 * review
Columbia SO/Bruno Walter  Sony 88875123912 review
Berlin DSO/Gunter Wand Profil PH10046 review
London PO/Felix Weingartner Naxos 8.110913 review
Royal PO/Felix Weingartner Pristine Audio PASC399 review review
Tonhalle O Zurich/David Zinman Arte Nova 74321 654102 * review
Les Dissonances Dissonances LD007/8 review

 



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