Browse: Suk - Asrael Symphony, Op. 27
This page lists all recordings of Asrael Symphony, Op. 27 by Josef Suk (1874-1935).
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras
Asrael encompasses formal experiment, superb orchestration, a magnificent grasp of scale and, above all, an unerring feel for catharsis...Charles Mackerras's performance encapsulates all of these... — More…
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy
Ashkenazy stresses the lyricism as well as the anguish of Suk's score; this is a performance of great dignity and nobility, with fine attention to detail, especially in the often complex woodwind... — More…
This is an important disc. Karel Ančerl was a great conductor, and his account of Suk’s masterpiece Asrael (Angel of Death) is superb, with a charming makeweight by Krejcl to follow. Do get this. — More…