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

5.
5:31

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

1.
11:08

3.
3:28

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

4.
10:34

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

5.
12:17

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.