Jaap van Zweden, HK Phil deliver triumphant Bruckner 7, Khatia Buniatishvili shows the Mozart touch

//Jaap van Zweden, HK Phil deliver triumphant Bruckner 7, Khatia Buniatishvili shows the Mozart touch

Jaap van Zweden, HK Phil deliver triumphant Bruckner 7, Khatia Buniatishvili shows the Mozart touch

A week after delivering a powerful and moving rendition of Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 9, the strong chemistry between Jaap van Zweden and the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra and their command of big late Romantic works was again on show in a sumptuous and muscular reading of Anton Bruckner’s seventh symphony.Cellos and violas presented the opening motif of the Allegro moderato first movement with focus and conviction, soaring superbly above the icy, shimmering violin tremolo. The yearning…

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