Monteux at Tanglewood Vol. 2 = MENDELSSOHN: Piano Con. No. 2; Sym. No. 4; SCHUMANN: Intro & Allegro appassionato; Manfred Ov. – w/ Serkin, p. – Pristine
Some rousing Mendelssohn and Schumann grace this live Monteux concert from “The Shed” at Tanglewood. Monteux at Tanglewood Volume 2 = MENDELSSOHN: Piano Concerto No. 1 in g minor, Op. 25; Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90 “Italian”; SCHUMANN: Introduction and Allegro appassionato in G Major, Op. 92; Manfred Overture, Op. 115 – […]
SCHUMANN: Manfred – Sigrid Plundrich, sop. (Astarte) / Michelle Breedt, mezzo-soprano / Johannes Chum, tenor / Wiener Singverein / Tonkünstler-Orch. Niederösterrich/ Bruno Weil – Preiser
Schumann’s melodrama has a palpable sense of theater in Bruno Weil’s version, thanks in large part to Preiser’s superb SACD recording.