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Label:
  LSO Live - http://www.lso.co.uk/
Serial:
  LSO0766 (13 discs)
Title:
  Sir Colin Davis: anthology
Description:
  Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique; Les francs-juges (Overture); Te Deum; Les Troyens
Dvorak: Symphony No 9
Sibelius: Oceanides; Symphony No 2; Pohjola's Daughter
Vaughan Williams: Symphony No 4
Elgar: Enigma Variations; Introduction & Allegro
Tippett: A Child of our Time
Walton: Belshazzar's Feast; Symphony No 1
The Man Behind the Music (DVD)

London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
Sir Colin Davis
Track listing:
  8xSACD, 4xRBCD, 1xDVD
Genre:
  Classical - Orchestral
Content:
  Stereo/Multichannel
Media:
  Hybrid
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Review by Luukas April 23, 2014 (3 of 5 found this review helpful)
Performance:   Sonics:  
Sir Colin Davis (1927-2013) did great work with London Symphony Orchestra. LSO Live published over 40 recordings with maestro, and this new limited edition box shows the best releases. There are two much-loved recordings on SACD in first time: Berlioz's Symphonie fantastique and Dvorak's Symphony No. 9. The sound quality is excellent, much better than normal CD. Box contains also three previously unreleased performances: Berlioz's Te Deum, Sibelius' The Oceadines and Vaughan Williams' Symphony No. 4. DVD documentary is very interesting. All in all, very interesting release.

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Works: 9  

Hector Berlioz - Symphonie fantastique, H 48
Antonin Dvorak - Symphony No. 9 in E minor, B. 178 Op. 95 "From the New World"
Edward Elgar - Introduction and Allegro for Strings, Op. 47
Edward Elgar - Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma"
Jean Sibelius - Pohjola's Daughter - Symphonic Fantasy, Op. 49
Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 43
Michael Tippett - A Child of Our Time
William Walton - Belshazzar's Feast
William Walton - Symphony No. 1