Jack Brymer - 1982

from Senza Malizia, Ma Non Sempre Con Ardore ('Not Intentionally Rude, But Sometimes Slightly Critical'), page 211:

There was never a moment of unpleasantness during the whole series; not a wrong note or a fumbled beat. The performances were unquestionably good, but somehow unmemorable - so much so that although every concert was recorded, and cassettes of them all were available at very moderate prices to the players, very few indeed of the Ozawa records were ordered, while others by conductors of no greater claim to fame were in great demand. This indicates that in some cases conductors have different effects upon different orchestras, because it hasn't always been like this with Ozawa. It could be that …   more >>
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Jack Brymer, Senza Malizia, Ma Non Sempre Con Ardore ('Not Intentionally Rude, But Sometimes Slightly Critical'). In Jack Brymer, In the Orchestra (London, 1987), p. 211. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1420487416105 accessed: 29 May, 2024


Jack Brymer
Schoolteacher, Clarinetist, Musician

Listening to

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Concerto for trumpet S. 49
written by Johann Nepomuk Hummel
performed by Maurice André, Seiji Ozawa, London Symphony Orchestra
unspecified orchestral music
written by J. Strauss, Offenbach, Franz Schubert, Delius, Brahms, Paul Dukas, Pierre Boulez, Richard Strauss, Mozart
performed by Seiji Ozawa, London Symphony Orchestra

Experience Information

Date/Time 1982
Medium playback
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors, in public, solitary


Follows on from experience 1419696497780.

Originally submitted by iepearson on Mon, 05 Jan 2015 19:50:16 +0000
Approved on Wed, 02 Mar 2016 11:59:13 +0000