SCHUBERT Symphonies 5, 8 and 9

FRANZ SCHUBERT

Symphonies 5, 8 And 9
Wiener Philharmoniker
Sir Georg Solti
Int. Release 03 Jun. 1996
2 CDs / Download
2 CDs 0289 448 9272 7 df2 Decca DDD


Track List

CD 1: Schubert: Symphonies Nos. 5 & 8

Franz Schubert (1797 - 1828)
Symphony No.8 in B Minor, D.759 - "Unfinished"

Symphony No.5 In B Flat Major, D.485

Wiener Philharmoniker, Georg Solti

Total Playing Time: 58:51

CD 2: Schubert: Symphony No. 9

Franz Schubert (1797 - 1828)
Symphony No. 9 in C Major, D. 944 - "The Great"

Wiener Philharmoniker, Georg Solti

Total Playing Time: 55:17

. . . [Georg Solti's reading of the "Unfinished" Symphony has supremely polished quality] in abundance; from the grumbling cellos and basses at the opening to the opulent woodwinds in the second movement, this smacks of class . . . Sure footed, full of depth and understanding, plus top sound.