Two timpani players battle it out while the rest of the orchestra hangs on desperately to the one note that might prove their salvation – the final turning point in the drama of Nielsen’s fourth symphony. Carl Nielsen: Symphony No. 4, Op. 29 (FS76) ‘The Inextinguishable’ San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, Herbert Blomstedt Decca: 4609882 Photo © R’lyeh Imaging […]