Tag Archives: Leonard Bernstein

Bernstein: Schubert’s Great and Mozart’s Late

I think musicians shall be allowed to take liberties in their interpretations of works, even if they diverge from the score. This approach creates a diverse selection of readings and sometimes real gems. Amazon.co.uk WidgetsOne such interpretation is by Leonard … Continue reading

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Long Live the King, the King is Dead!

When I bought my very first CD-player one of the very first CDs I aquired was Catalog#: 439 403-2 Beethoven: Symphonien Nr. 5 & 6 ‘Pastorale’ on Deutsche Grammophon conducted by Karajan himself (1962-recording). I already knew the lead theme … Continue reading

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