Swedish Chamber Orchestra & Thomas Dausgaard - The Brandenburg Project (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

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Swedish Chamber Orchestra & Thomas Dausgaard - The Brandenburg Project (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Swedish Chamber Orchestra & Thomas Dausgaard - The Brandenburg Project (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Front Cover & Digital Booklet | Time - 206:24 minutes | 3,77 GB
Classical | Label: BIS, Official Digital Download

Along with Vivaldi’s ‘Seasons’ or Beethoven’s ‘Fifth’, Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos belong to those works that are so well-known that we risk taking them for granted. In order to (re-)discover the special qualities that can inspire us today, in 2001 Thomas Dausgaard and the Swedish Chamber Orchestra decided to contact six contemporary composer, asking each of them to compose a companion piece to one of the concertos.

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra - Bartók: The Miraculous Mandarin, Suite No. 2 & Hungarian Peasant Songs (2021) [24/96]

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BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra - Bartók: The Miraculous Mandarin, Suite No. 2 & Hungarian Peasant Songs (2021) [24/96]

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra & Thomas Dausgaard - Bartók: The Miraculous Mandarin, Suite No. 2 & Hungarian Peasant Songs (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Front Cover & Digital Booklet | Time - 72:47 minutes | 1,28 GB
Classical | Label: Onyx Classics, Official Digital Download

Bartók’s ‘The Miraculous Mandarin’ (published as ‘A Pantomime in One Act’) was composed at a time of violent unrest in Hungary. The Soviet Hungarian Republic had collapsed in 1919 and was replaced by an ultra-nationalist regime which persecuted communists, Jews and leftists and left over 1,500 dead and thousands imprisoned without trial.