Charles Munch, Boston Symphony Orchestra

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    Romeo et Juliette Op.17, Partie 2 : Scherzo, La reine Mab ou la fée des songesCharles Munch, Boston Symphony Orchestra
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    Symphony No. 2 in D Major Op. 73 : I. Allegro non TroppoCharles Munch, Boston Symphony Orchestra
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    Agon: Triple pas-de-quatreCharles Munch, Boston Symphony Orchestra
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    Agon: Double pas-de-quatreCharles Munch, Boston Symphony Orchestra
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    Agon: Pas-de-quatreCharles Munch, Boston Symphony Orchestra

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        A genial conductor with a particular gift for French music, Charles Munch extended the Boston Symphony's glory years (begun under the baton of Serge Koussevitzky) into the early 1960s. Munch was so venerated that conservative Bostonians even declined to fuss over rumors that he was having an affair with his niece, pianist Nicole Henriot-Schweitzer; they wrote it off as part of his romantic French nature. Paradoxically, Munch was not precisely French. He was born in Alsace-Lorrai... Read more

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