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Browse: Mozart - Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K550
This page lists all recordings of Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K550 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-91).
Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras
Mackerras doesn't short-change us on the tenderness and often painful lyricism… nor is he afraid to relax the tempo as a festive or belligerent motif gives way to a gentler one, with the strings…... — More…
Hubert Barwahser (flute)
London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis
Ensemble Resonanz, Riccardo Minasi
This period-instrument orchestra’s playing is so vivid, and Minasi’s conducting so full of life, that it might seem churlish to insist on the faults: the irritatingly self-conscious slowings-up,... — More…
Jessye Norman (soprano), Hugh Maguire (violin), Alfred Brendel (piano)
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner
With Jessye Norman somewhere near her vocal and theatrical best [in Non temer], and lovely solo playing from Hugh Maguire, Marriner’s former colleague and leader at the LSO, this is well worth... — More…
Wiener Philharmoniker, Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra, Karl Münchinger
...for a budget price, you get a marvelous survey of great Classical-era repertoire, brilliantly conducted and played by three excellent ensembles, including perhaps the greatest Haydn-Mozart... — More…
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Leonard Bernstein
Bernstein's electrifying account of No. 40 is keenly dramatic, individual and stylish, with the finale delightfully airy and fresh. If anything, the Jupiter is even finer: it is both exhilarating... — More…