This recording of Benjamin Britten's »War Requiem« is a recording of the concert on October 17, 2013, conducted by Lorin Maazel, then principal conductor.
Anton Bruckner‘s Symphony No. 3 was program Maestro Maazel’s first concert as chief conductor of the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra.
Three months before his death in July 2014, Lorin Maazel gave a sensational concert with the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra - an memorable evening.
This recording of Schostakowitsch’s Cello Concerto No. 1 was captured live. For this recording, Sol Gabetta was awarded the prestigious Echo Klassik.