ClassicsOnline Home » LANGGAARD, R.: Symphonies Nos. 15, "Sostormen" and 16, "Syndflod af Sol" (Danish National Symphony, Dausgaard) > Review List



LANGGAARD, R.: Symphonies Nos. 15, "Sostormen" and 16, "Syndflod af Sol" (Danish National Symphony, Dausgaard)

Dacapo
LANGGAARD, R.: Symphonies Nos. 15, "Sostormen" and 16, "Syndflod af Sol" (Danish National Symphony, Dausgaard)

Composer(s):Langgaard, Rued
Artist(s)
Period(s) 20th Century
Genre Classical Music
Category Choral - SecularOrchestral
Catalogue 6.220519
Label Dacapo
Quality   320kbps
Album Price
 
MP3
USD 9.99
 

 

   




Review By David Denton,Naxos,January 2009

Rued Langgaard chose to ignore the dramatic changes that swept through music at the onset of the 20th century, this outsider in Denmark’s artistic world simply carrying on where the Romantic era had left off. That fact alone alienated him from the nation’s music establishment, his works seldom performed, though he was never to doubt the path that he was following. It was not until after his death in 1952, at the age of 59, that his works began to receive the approbation they deserved, the Dacapo record label doing much to further his cause on the international scene. He wrote 16 symphonies, the final two recorded here being quite brief. The Fifteenth, given the sub-title ‘Sostormen’ (The Sea Storm), being a dramatic score in one

more....







 

Affiliates  |  Classical Points  |  Press Room  |  About Us  |  Contact Us  |  Terms of Use  |  Privacy Policy

ClassicsOnline Newsletter Archive

Monthly Features on ClassicsOnline

Why choose ClassicsOnline?
ClassicsOnline is your source for classical music new releases, rare catalog, historical recordings and exclusive bargains. Our vast classical music catalog has over 1 Million tracks from more than 50,000 albums available in DRM-free MP3 (320kbps) and FLAC (lossless format). More than 500 new albums are added each month, all of which are carefully indexed, and searchable by Composer, Artist, Work and Label. Membership is free, and registration includes 5 free tracks for download. Get a free track every week and gain access to exclusive classical deals when you subscribe to our newsletter. ClassicsOnline was honored in 2010 as the Best Classical Download Site by the MIDEM Classical Awards Jury.

Some titles may not be available in all countries because of possible copyright or licensing restrictions.

Copyright © 2014 Naxos Digital Services Ltd. All rights reserved.
Classicsonline.com – Your Classical Music Download Source
2:21:48 AM Monday, July 14, 2014  -207-