BERLIOZ Requiem / Schreier, Munch

HECTOR BERLIOZ

Requiem
Peter Schreier
Chor und Symphonieorchester
des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Charles Munch
Int. Release 15 Jan. 2009
2 CDs / Download
0289 477 7561 4
The Originals


Track List

CD 1: Berlioz: Requiem, Op.5 (Grande Messe des Morts)

Hector Berlioz (1803 - 1869)
Requiem, Op.5 (Grande Messe des Morts), H.75

Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Charles Münch, Bavarian Radio Chorus, Wolfgang Schubert

Total Playing Time 38:35

CD 2: Berlioz: Requiem, Op.5 (Grande Messe des Morts)

Hector Berlioz (1803 - 1869)
Requiem, Op.5 (Grande Messe des Morts), H.75

Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Charles Münch, Bavarian Radio Chorus, Wolfgang Schubert

Peter Schreier, Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Charles Münch, Bavarian Radio Chorus, Wolfgang Schubert

Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Charles Münch, Bavarian Radio Chorus, Wolfgang Schubert

Total Playing Time 45:54

Munch's second recording of Berlioz's setting of the Requiem Mass resonates to a vision recognising that the devil is in the quiet detail, and that (paradoxically) intimacy triumphs.