Hermann Nitsch – Eighth Symphony 2CD



Tochnit Aleph (TA093) 2010

Edition of 500 copies in big double-disc jewelcase, including 2 posters with credits, photos, a part of the score, and the text ‘Die Gigantische Symphonie’ by Günter Brus.

60 copies have been signed & numbered by Nitsch on an extra inlay (see 3rd photo)
Price: 40 Euro

Recordings of the first performance of Nitsch’s 8th Symphony (for Choir, Orchestra, and Noise Orchestra). Composed by Hermann Nitsch. Performed June 25th 1990 at the MAK Museum für angewandte Kunst, Vienna by Ensemble 20.Jahrhundert, Hugo Distler Chor, Blasorchester der Wiener E-Werke, Wolfgang Mitterer (Synthesizer).

Extremely dramatic, dynamic, rich, full-blown orchestral music & noise, heavy drones, and austrian ‘Volksmusik‘.


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