Catalogue No: TOCC0643EAN/UPC: 5060113446435Release Date: 03.03.2023Composer: Richard Flury Artists: BBC Symphony Orchestra,
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The First and Fourth Symphonies of the Swiss composer Richard Flury (1896–1967) both have a strong sense of place. They retain a hint of Bruckner but are fluid rather than monumental. The First is lyrical and grandiose in equal measure, perhaps reflecting the grandeurs of the Swiss landscape. The Fourth was inspired by memories of childhood visits to Liechtenstein and spins out tunes and atmosphere with the profligacy of a Hollywood film score. The existing material for both works was full of errors; this recording is the first to return to Flury’s manuscripts and expunge the wrong notes.
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Paul Mann, conductor
Symphony No. 1 in D minor (1922–23)
Symphony No. 4 in C major, Liechtensteinische (1950–51)*
*FIRST MODERN RECORDING
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