A champion of the Romantics and the Moderns
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Claudio Abbado: A Life in Pictures
14. A champion of the Romantics and the Moderns
Abbado was celebrated for his interpretations of a wide range of Romantic works, in particular those of Mahler, whose symphonies he has recorded several times. He was also noted for his performances of modern works by composers such as Schoenberg and Stockhausen.