Symphony No.9

Anton Bruckner

Symphony No.9 in D minor

WAB109 • “Unfinished”

About this work...

As Bruckner progressed on his Ninth and last symphony, he daily petitioned God for the strength to complete it, saying "If He takes the pen from my hand, it is His responsibility." From 1889 to 1896, the composer doggedly worked on the Ninth. But on October 11, 1896, after a morning walk, Bruckner went home and quietly... read more