George Szell: The Warner Recordings 1934-1970.

Having gifted us a bumper Barbirolli box, Warner now releases a slender Szell set (fourteen CDs, another Christmas/New Year present contender). Slender because the bulk of Szell’s indispensable discography is here: https://www.classicalsource.com/article/countdown-to-christmas-boxes-and-into-2019-1-george-szell-complete-columbia-album-collection/ George Szell (1897-1970) remains synonymous with The Cleveland Orchestra, he was music director from 1946 until his death, an ensemble he built into … Continue reading George Szell: The Warner Recordings 1934-1970.