Bruckner: Symphonies 6 & 7 - Jansons
RCO live RCO 14005 (2 discs)
Classical - Orchestral
Bruckner: Symphonies 6 & 7
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Ever since the tenure of its chief conductor Eduard van Beinum (1945–59), the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra has cherished one of the greatest Bruckner symphonic traditions in the world. With this release of Bruckner’s Sixth and Seventh Symphonies, Mariss Jansons and his Amsterdam-based orchestra add a new chapter to the RCO’s impressive performance and recording history of Bruckner’s works.
Recorded live at the Concertgebouw Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on 7-9 March 2012 (Bruckner 6), 23 and 25 December 2012 (Bruckner 7), 24/96
Producer, recording engineer and editor: Everett Porter (Polyhymnia International B.V.)
Assistant engineers: Roger de Schot (6) and Marijn Kooy (7)
Additional editing: Jonas Häger (7)
Recording facility: Polyhymnia International B.V.
Microphones: Neumann en Schoeps with Polyhymnia custom electronics
PCM to DSD: Benchmark AD converters
Editing & mixing: Merging Technologies Pyramix, monitored on B&W Nautilus speakers