Wilhelm Furtwängler

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    Tannhäuser (1993 Remastered Version): OvertureWilhelm Furtwängler
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    Rossini: La gazza ladra - SinfoniaWilhelm Furtwängler
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    Götterdämmerung: TrauermusikWilhelm Furtwängler
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    Don Giovanni K527 (1991 Digital Remaster), Atto primo, Scena quarta: Presto, presto, pria ch'ei venga (Masetto/Zerlina/Don Giovanni/Coro)Wilhelm Furtwängler
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    Tannhäuser: I. OvertureWilhelm Furtwängler

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        Although he took up the baton mainly for practical reasons and originally hoped to focus on composing, Wilhelm Furtw+ñngler is remembered as one of the 20th century's most important, most argued-about conductors. The quasi-Brucknerian music he wrote is now of merely passing interest; Furtw+ñngler was a truly personal, original artist only on the podium. He approached performing as a way of re-composing someone else's work, reconstituting it with a strong infusion of the performe... Read more

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