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Work: Symphony no. 8 in C minor, WAB 108

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ComposerBruckner, Anton (1824-1896)
PeriodRomantic
Year1887
Work typeOrchestral
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BambergHerbert Blomstedt conducts Bruckner

© Andreas Herzau
Bruckner: Symphony no. 8 in C minor, WAB 108
Bamberg Symphony; Herbert Blomstedt

TokyoAndris Nelsons conducts Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra

© Suntory Hall
Bruckner: Symphony no. 8 in C minor, WAB 108
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra; Andris Nelsons
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Sound over substance marks the Vienna Philharmonic's concerts in Tokyo

Christian Thielemann © Suntory Hall
A great orchestra visits Tokyo, but mediocre conducting disappoints. 
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Hands-off: Mehta's Bruckner 8 at the Philharmonie

Zubin Mehta and the Berliner Philharmoniker © Stephan Rabold
There's undeniable power in the Berliner Philharmoniker's playing, but Zubin Mehta needed to offer a stronger sense of where his Bruckner was heading and why.
***11
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Prom 47: Earthbound Bach and uneven Bruckner from the Gewandhaus

Andris Nelsons conducts the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
Andris Nelson’s repeated fast upward flicks of the baton were disquieting to watch.
***11
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Apocalypse not yet: Jaap van Zweden and the NY Phil

Jaap van Zweden © Hans van der Woerd
Jaap van Zweden led his new orchestra in a provocative premiere by the multi-talented Conrad Tao followed by a surprisingly bland Bruckner 8.
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Celebrating Linz's favourite son: a majestic Eighth

Markus Poschner © Christian Herzenberger
Markus Poschner and the Bruckner Orchestra Linz conclude their UK tour with an impulsive, passionate performance at Symphony Hall.
****1
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