George Szell and the Cleveland Orchestra: The Forgotten Recordings [Somm]

One of the great conductors, George Szell (1897-1970) remains synonymous with the Cleveland Orchestra, the ensemble he moulded into one of the World’s elite during his tenure as music director from 1946 until his death. This Somm twofer “features eight historic performances made for the Book-of-the-Month Club in 1954 and 1955 – seven of which … Continue reading George Szell and the Cleveland Orchestra: The Forgotten Recordings [Somm]