Ligeti Atmosphères; Shostakovich, Symphony No.10
Among the new generation of young conductors who have proved an international sensation, Berlin-born David Afkham stands out. This live recording with the Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra demonstrates David Afkham´s ability to handle a wide range of sonorities. Ligeti´s Atmosphères divides up the orchestral voices in extremely varied ways, achieving a multi-dimensionality that finds perfect expression in Afkham´s performance.
Release Date: September 5, 2011
Number of Discs: 1