LABELS: Arthaus Musik
PERFORMER: Soloists, choirs; Berlin PO/Abbado
CATALOGUE NO: 100026……….#D33
The BERLIN PHILHARMONIC’S NEW YEAR GALA features excellent performances from the soloists and a well-focused choir. The NEW YEAR’S DAY CONCERT has the benefit of full six-channel sound, but it is let down by its 4×3 letterbox format.