Day 39: Symphony No. 3 in D Minor (Jochum)

This morning’s conductor of Anton Bruckner’s Symphony No. 3 in D Minor (WAB 103), nicknamed “Wagner,” is German-born Eugen Jochum (1902-1987), unarguably one of the most highly respected interpreters of Anton Bruckner’s music who ever lived. The orchestra is the Staatskapelle Dresden. I encountered Mr. Jochum five times before in my 144-day journey: on Day … [Read more…]