Schumann: At Pier 2 - The Symphonies

03/12/2012
  |  Buy to Own: 03/12/2012
  |  146 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

Paavo Järvi and the Deutsche Kammerphilharmoniker Bremen perform all four Schumann Symphonies at Pier 2, a former dockyard in Bremen harbour that is usually the site of rock and pop concerts. The featured works are: Symphony No. 1, Op. 38; Symphony No. 2, Op. 61; Symphony No. 3, Op. 97; and Symphony No. 4, Op. 120. The set also includes a documentary explaining the idea behind the project, as well as rehearsal footage and comments from Paavo Järvi about the symphonies and the interpretation.