LÁSZLÓ LAJTHA (1892-1963): Symphonies No. 5, Op. 55 and No. 6, Op. 61, Overture to the Ballet Lysistrata, Op. 19.
Catalogue Number: 05S046
Format: CD reissue
Description: Described by the composer as "very tragic, epic, like a ballad", the Fifth is a heartfelt and forceful statement reflecting persecution and the elusive nature of hope. With its moments of nocturnal enchantment and sparkling humor, the Sixth is enriched by uniquely colorful orchedstration. Pécs Symphony Orchestra; Nicolás Pasquet. Original 1996 Marco Polo release.