Budapest Festival Orchestra
News April 20, 2011

New BFO CD Features Schubert's Symphony No.9.

Channel Classics have just released their latest CD featuring Schubert's Symphony in C Major ("Great") No.9. and Five German Dances D.89 with the Budapest Festival Orchestra and Iván Fischer. The recording was done in the Béla Bartók National Concert Hall in Budapest between June 27th and 29th in 2010.

The BFO and Iván Fischer first recorded Schubert's masterpiece back in 1985, at that time for the Hungaroton label. The new recording uses super-audio technology unknown 26 years ago.