Langgaard - Symphonies 2 & 6; J Gade - Tango Jalousie

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Langgaard - Symphonies 2 & 6; J Gade - Tango Jalousie

Sakari Oramo, Anu Komsi (soprano), Sakari Oramo (violin), Wiener Philharmoniker

£12.30

The music of Danish composer Rued Langgaard (1893-1952) enjoyed little success in his lifetime and, in the decade-and-a-half after his death, fell into complete neglect. The only child of musical parents and something of a prodigy, Langgaard scored some notable successes early in his career, not least the premiere of his First Symphony in 1911 by the Berlin Philharmonic in a concert devoted to his music. But his heady brand of late Romanticism, strongly influenced by Liszt, W... read more

The music of Danish composer Rued Langgaard (1893-1952) enjoyed little success in his lifetime and, in the decade-and-a-half after his death, fell into complete neglect. The only child of musical pare... read more

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