Skip to main content
Read page text

Page Text

25 years

GLORIOUS BEETHOVEN

.572 783

8

.572 486

8

Beethoven’s unusual cantata Der glorreiche Augenblick is filled with patriotic praise for Vienna and tributes to the kings and princes of Europe after the defeat of Napoleon.

This remarkable and distinctive piece is rarely performed and seldom recorded, and its appearance on Naxos with such distinguished forces as the RPO and Hilary Davan Wetton makes it an obvious choice for seekers of fresh Beethoven material.

Naxos is 25 this year and to celebrate we will be offering a different free download and 25% off sale every month.

For more details please go to www.classicsonline.com

MAGNIFICENT BARTOK

Bartók’s Concerto for Orchestra is one of his greatest works, and a brilliant display vehicle for the instrumental virtuosity of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.

Acclaimed conductor Marin Alsop has an impressive Bartók pedigree: “Alsop’s structural command of [Bartók’s music] is absolute, her transitions confident and dramatic.” Independent on Sunday www.naxos.com

For more information about the full range of Naxos Releases or to register for our monthly newsletter, please visit www.naxos.com

For a free catalogue, please contact your local Naxos distributor:

UK: email: cds@selectmusic.co.uk · USA: email: naxos@naxosusa.com · Canada: email: naxos@naxoscanada.com

Skip to main content