Browse: Schumann - Symphony No. 2 in C major, Op. 61
This page lists all recordings of Symphony No. 2 in C major, Op. 61 by Robert Schumann (1810-56).
London Symphony Orchestra, Sir John Eliot Gardiner
In Gardiner's hands the brilliance of Schumann’s original orchestration...his lean, taut approach makes for a highly persuasive case for Schumann’s original conception. As he did throughout his... — More…
Roger Montgomery, Susan Dent, Gavin Edwards, Robert Maskell (horns)
Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique, John Eliot Gardiner
The first point to note is how much more comprehensive this is than previous cycles, even the outstanding RCA set of period performances from Roy Goodman and the Hanover Band.
Gardiner offers... — More…
Berliner Philharmoniker, Sir Simon Rattle
Rattle’s deft, beautifully nuanced readings have none of the plush upholstery that once characterised the Berliners’ Schumann, and yet it’s impossible to listen to these performances without... — More…
2 CDs + Blu-ray