BBC Music Magazine
Steve Shults, Atlanta, GA, US
I grew up in the San Francisco Bay area and lived there for 55 years but, after we moved to the Atlanta area last June, I am missing my home town and its orchestra. Orff ’s Carmina
Burana is one of many fine recordings that Herbert Blomstedt made as music director of the San Francisco Symphony. It’s probably my favourite disc of this old warhorse, with wonderful soloists and choral singing – and top-drawer Decca recording.