Korngold: Sursum corda; Baby Serenade; Act II Prelude from Die tote Stadt; Interlude from Das Wunder der Heliane’ Der Schneemann (excerpts)

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COMPOSERS: Korngold
LABELS: ASV
WORKS: Sursum corda; Baby Serenade; Act II Prelude from Die tote Stadt; Interlude from Das Wunder der Heliane’ Der Schneemann (excerpts)
PERFORMER: Linz Bruckner Orchestra/Caspar Richter
CATALOGUE NO: CD DCA 1074
A well played addition to the Korngold discography. The Sursum corda might not match the BBC Philharmonic’s on Chandos, but the wonderful jazz-inflected Baby Serenade has never sounded better and the excerpts from Die tote Stadt and Das Wunder der Heliane are great tasters for the full works. Matthew Rye

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