In the second symphony there are materials for 20 works”, Beethoven said about Symphony no 2 and he was right. It is full of ideas and inventions, like a child or a teenager who can’t stop talking about their thoughts and impressions, and how fantastic is it not to take part of that?

Beethoven Symphony No 2

Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Santtu-Matias Rouvali conductor

Recorded for GSOplay 5 October 2018.


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