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NITSCH, HERMANN - Eighth Symphony

Format: do-CD
Label & Cat.Number: Tochnit Aleph TA 093
Release Year: 2010
Note: re-issue of the deleted do-LP (Cortical Foundation) feat. recordings of the first performance of NITSCH's 8th Symphony, June 1990 in Vienna; new edition in do-CD box with new artwork, 2 posters, and text "Die Gigantische Symphonie" by GNTER BRUS; edition of 650 copies
Price (incl. 19% VAT): €20.00

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"Recordings of the first performance of Hermann Nitsch's 8th Symphony (for Choir, Orchestra, and Noise Orchestra). Composed by Hermann Nitsch. Performed June 25th 1990 at the MAK Museum fr angewandte Kunst, Vienna
by Ensemble 20.Jahrhundert, Hugo Distler Chor, Blasorchester der Wiener E-Werke, Wolfgang Mitterer (Synthesizer). Professionally recorded, extremely dramatic, dynamic, rich, full-blown orchestral music & noise, heavy drones, and austrian 'Volksmusik'.

First issued as a Double-LP by the Cortical Foundation, USA, in an edition of a mere 185 copies in 2001.

Comes in big double-disc jewelcase with all new artwork including 2 posters with credits, photos, a part of the score, and the text 'Die Gigantische Symphonie' by Gnter Brus." [label info]