Beautiful, and somewhat haunting.
Played by a Lithuanian pianist
Weber had a significant impact on composers of the Romantic period, particularly in Germany.
Böhm was widely admired for his skillful balance and blend of sound, his feeling for a stable tempo and his sense of dramatic tension.
Chamber music is on the menu today.
Here's something light for the first Sunday in 2020.
"Always conduct with the score in your head, not your head in the score".
Kick back and relax for three hours and a half: Here comes Wagner's Lohengrin, conducted by Christian Thielemann at the Semperoper in Dresden.
Morten Ernst Lassen is best known to us from singing Aragorn's parts on The Tolkien Ensemble's CDs An Evening/ A Night/ At Dawn in Rivendell.
"I designed a great choral scene, selecting the apostolic Pentecost with the outpouring of the Holy Ghost as its subject."