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REVIEW INDEX
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Symphonies 1-3

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Symphony 1

Royal PO/Vladimir Ashkenazy* Decca 4758748 review
Chicago SO/Leonard Bernstein DG 4777587 review
Milan Verdi SO/Oleg Caetani Arts 477608 review
Mahler CO/Teodor Currentzis Euroarts 2059818 review
Berlin PO/Mariss Jansons EMI 2376862 review
Russian Ntl O/Vladimir Jurowski Pentatone PTC5186068 review
BBC SO/Rudolf Kempe BBCL Legends BBCL41882 review
Gürzenich O/Dmitri Kitaienko * Capriccio 71029 review
Moscow PO/Kirill Kondrashin* Aulos AMC2043 review
Melodiya MELCD1001065 review review
Philharmonia O/Efrem Kurtz CFP 2282832 review
BBC SO/Nicolai Malko Lyrita REAM2120 review
Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko Naxos 8.572396 review review
Halle O/Stanislaw Skrowaczewski Halle CDHLL7506 review
Chicago SO/Georg Solti C Major 711708 review
Phil-SO New York/Leopold Stokowski Guild GHCD2415 review
USSR State SO/Yuri Temirkanov Brilliant 8818 review
Netherlands RPO/Mark Wigglesworth BIS BISSACD1603 review review
BIS BISSACD1643 review review

Symphony 2

Royal PO/Vladimir Ashkenazy* Decca 4758748 review
Gürzenich O/Dmitri Kitaienko * Capriccio 71029 review
Beethoven O, Bonn/Roman Kofman MDG 93712066 review
Moscow PO/Kirill Kondrashin* Aulos AMC2043 review
Melodiya MELCD1001065 review review
Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko Naxos 8.572708 review review
Netherlands RSO/Mark Wigglesworth BIS BISSACD1603 review review

Symphony 3

Royal PO/Vladimir Ashkenazy* Decca 4758748 review
Gürzenich O/Dmitri Kitaienko * Capriccio 71029 review
Beethoven O, Bonn/Roman Kofman MDG 93712106
Moscow PO/Kirill Kondrashin* Aulos AMC2043 review
Melodiya MELCD1001065 review review
Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko Naxos 8.572396 review review
Netherlands RSO/Mark Wigglesworth BIS BISSACD1603 review review

 

 



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