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Claudio Abbado: Orchestra Mozart - Schubert / WFMT 'New Release Of the Week'

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A rare new album conducted by Claudio Abbado in 2011, a legendary conductor still missed by many in the concert hall and the studio. After Abbado's first performance of the work in Den Haag in 1966, he returned again and again to Schubert's "Great" C Major Symphony. 25 years after his first recording with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Abbado's new interpretation of this symphony reveals a wealth of new details, making it his definitive take on the work.

The Schubert: Symphony No 9 in C major, D 944, Great: IV, Finale (16:05) from - Abbado Conducts Schubert on Deutsche Grammophon is a WFMT: Chicago / New Release Of the Week.