Recordings with Lorin Maazel

During his term as principal conductor of the Munich Philharmonics from September 2012 to June 2014, Lorin Maazel focussed on broadening the orchestra’s repertoire and on achieving a more flexible sound.

Britten: »War Requiem«

On 17 October 2013, the Munich Philharmonic performed Britten’s »War Requiem« under the baton of then principal conductor Lorin Maazel.


Schostakowitsch: Cello Concerto No. 1

This recording of Schostakowitsch’s Cello Concerto No. 1 was captured live during the three highly acclaimed concerts featuring Sol Gabetta and the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra under Lorin Maazel.


Bruckner: Symphony No. 3

Anton Bruckner's Third Symphony was program Maestro Maazel's first concert as chief conductor of the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra.


Verdi: »Messa da Requiem«

Three months before his death in July 2014, Lorin Maazel gave a sensational concert with the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra. On this memorable evening, he performed Verdi’s famous »Messa da Requiem« together with the Philharmonic Choir and an impressive vocal ensemble.