Szymanowski: Symphony No. 2 - Lutoslawski: Livre -
POLISH NATIONAL RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA LEIBREICH
Polish composers Karol Szymanowski and Witold Lutoslawski are heralded as twentieth century masters, who compose with, “exquisite compositional refinement of the highest order, born of an awareness of the European tradition.” (Alexander Liebreich)Acting as a musical emissary for Poland, the Polish National Radio Orchestra, led by Alexander Liebreich, has a longstanding tradition for being the country’s leading performance ensemble, as well as one of Europe’s most excellent broadcasting orchestras.This album, the second with Liebreich as Principal Conductor, was recorded at the NOSPR Concert Hall in Katowice, Poland. The hall opened in 2014, and is distinguished for its unparalleled acoustics.