J. Susanne Wirth

"Mi ta stima Aruba"
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5.0 out of 5 stars His horn is immortal, July 8 2003
I first heard this recording of Dennis Brain on an Angel long playing record when I was in high school on the island of Aruba in 1960. To hear the beautifully haunting sounds in the Music Appreciation class of Mr. Jan Koulman and then to learn that the musician who made this exquisitely ethereal music had died, just three years earlier, was a haunting lesson in mortality for an impressionable young girl. All of my lifetime I have been touched by the sounds of Dennis Brain's horn. These concerti have been companions when I was very happy and when I have been tremendously sad...the music made by Dennis Brain can celebrate or it can soothe...but, it never fails to touch my soul. As long as… Read more
Comp Syms ~ Ludwig Van Beethoven
Comp Syms ~ Ludwig Van Beethoven
There is not a comparable conductor nor orchestra for the Beethoven interpretations than Solti and his beloved CSO. No, I am not prejudiced, just an ardent appreciator of this orchestra and the sensitive guidance provided over the years by Solti. He is sorely missed.
This would be a bargain at three times the price...