Carnegie Hall Live: Dresden Staatskapelle Plays Bruckner

Apr 16, 2013
Originally published on October 29, 2015 10:02 am

When the orchestra brings Bruckner's Eighth Symphony to New York, listeners hear an ensemble comfortable with the composer's quirks and thrills. Hear what one critic calls a "mesmerizing experience."

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Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 8 in C minor

Staatskapelle Dresden

Christian Thielemann, conductor

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