Beethoven – Missa Solemnis (Thielemann)

Conducted by Christian Thielemann, the Staatskapelle Dresden and Dresden State Opera Chorus perform Ludwig van Beethoven’s Missa solemnis in D major, Op. 123. Soloists: Krassimira Stoyanova: soprano, Elīna Garanča: mezzo-soprano, Michael Schade: tenor, Franz-Josef Selig: bass. Live recording in Dresden, February 2010.

Strauss: Four Last Songs & An Alpine Symphony

A beautiful Richard Strauss concert: Four Last Songs & An Alpine Symphony. Soprano: Anja Harteros. Staatskapelle Dresden conducted by Christian Thielemann.

Maurizio Pollini plays Brahms’ Piano Concerto No.1

Italian classical pianist Maurizio Pollini plays Johannes Brahms’ Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor, Op. 15 at Semperoper, Dresden. Staatskapelle Dresden conducted by Christian Thielemann. Recorded in June 2011.