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Minnesota Orchestra + Osmo Vanska = Perfect 10, x 2 !

Posted at 9:55 PM on September 9, 2008 by John Birge

Kudos to Osmo Vanska and the Minnesota Orchestra!

Their new Beethoven CD gets a perfect 10 for performance (plus another perfect 10 for recording quality) from David Hurwitz at classicstoday.com. He writes:

"Brilliantly engineered, utterly natural sonics in all formats provide the finishing touch on a Beethoven cycle that stands with Barenboim's as a modern reference edition, and that features a Seventh that just may top them all."

This is one of the most glowing reviews I've read of any classical CD!
You can read the whole review here, and buy the CD here.