Welser-Möst's Beloved Bruckner

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  • Album: Bruckner: Symphonies Nos. 5 & 7
  • Artist: Franz Welser-Möst
  • Label: EMI Classics
  • Released: 2008
 

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Conductor Franz Welser-Most hails from the same region in Upper Austria as the famous composer Anton Bruckner. As a child, he soaked up Bruckner's music at home and in church. Welser-Möst discusses Bruckner with Performance Today host Fred Child, and pays tribute to his beloved composer, leading the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in a performance of the Scherzo from Bruckner's massive Symphony No. 7.

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