8.501205 Bruckner: Complete Symphonies (12-CD Boxed Set)
This is a new box set offering our justly acclaimed recordings of the composer's complete symphonies which include not only the numbered symphonies but also the early No. 0
and No. 00
. A bonus CD first a talk on Bruckner's symphonies given by the conductor in 1974.
This is without doubt one of the finest set of the complete symphonies and no other Naxos symphonic cycle has received as much critical acclaim.
Critical acclaim for Tintner's Bruckner cycle:
"... Among the most significant contributions to the catalogue of recorded music of recent years."
"... his set has been the most enlightening, interpretatively and textually."
"... an essential purchase for anyone who loves Bruckner."
"... among the best performances ever recorded."
"...the most satisfactory version on record ever."
"... one of the most interesting Bruckner recordings of the decade."
"... interpretatively in the first league."
"... The complete set of these recordings could become one of the best ever made."
"... Bruckner pure and true with no ponderous frills."
"... This set is an essential purchase for any lover of Bruckner's music."
"... a revelation even to devout Brucknerians who already have their preferred version."
"... the most spiritually elevated Bruckner Fourth I have ever heard."
"... selfless integrity and glowing humanity."
"... I have not been as moved by a performance since hearing Bruno Walter's recording."
"... a master Brucknerian."
"... Tintner's visionary conducting."
"... This version is among the most lucid and radiant to be found on discs."
"... an undeniable sense of the most authentic Brucknerian style."