KUSC(SoCal 91.5) is doing Beethoven all day the 16th, for anyone who listens to FM or streams.
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Herbert von Karajan -- Berlin -- 1963 / 1977
John Eliot Gardiner -- Orchestre Revolutionnaire et Romantique
Riccardo Chailly -- Gewandhausorchester
Karl Bohm -- Wiener -- Norman, Domingo, Fassbaender, Berry
George Szell -- Cleveland Orchestra -- Robert Shaw, Choir Director
Carlos Kleiber -- Wiener
I second the nomination of Zinman for the full cycle. Similar in approach to the Vanska/Minnesota SACD recordings, but better sound IMO (notwithstanding the SACD)
For individual symphonies, the new 3rd and 7th symphony recordings by Honeck and the Pittsburgh Orchestra are great performances and great recordings.
The new Jordi Savall cycle is worth hearing; they only finished 1-5 before having to adjourn due to Covid.
re: Mangleburg, I wouldn’t worry about You Tube sound, given the limited frequency response of the original source, you won’t be missing out. For historical choices, I prefer Furtwangler, Weingatner, and Toscanini.