January 2016 archive

Jan 31

Recording with the OPO|The Other Chandos Recordings…

Brucker Ninth

  Bruckner’s Ninth I have written in detail about the Oslo Philharmonic’s recordings of the Tchaikovsky symphonies, which were eventually released on the Chandos label during the 1980s. They still stand the test of time, and sound as fresh as they day we recorded them. They were supposed to lead to a much more open-ended …

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Jan 26

My Musical Career | Part Twenty-Nine

A View from Bern Munster

  My Musical Career|Part Twenty-Nine Touring with the Oslo Philharmonic Fall 1985 – Germany, Switzerland and Austria In my last post in this series, I wrote about my first “big” tour with the orchestra to the United Kingdom. During the course of that tour we visited England, Scotland and Wales. Needless to say, other than …

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