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Symphony no.8 "Symphony of a thousand"

Gustav Mahler (composer), Deborah Voigt (performer), Delores Ziegler (performer)
Title
Symphony no.8 "Symphony of a thousand"
Composer
Gustav Mahler 1860-1911
Performer
Deborah Voigt  (sopraan) Delores Ziegler  (mezzosopraan) Michael Sylvester  (tenor) William Stone  (bariton) Kenneth Cox  (bas) Atlanta Boy Choir  (koor) Ohio State University Chorale  (koor) Master Chorale of Tampa Bay  (koor) Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus  (koor) Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Robert Shaw 1916-1999
Publisher
Telarc, 1991
1 cd
Recording date
1991
Playing time
01:19:37
EAN
0089408026720
CDR
AAX2500
Placing suggestion
00 - Orkest (NBLC) K1 - Orkest (Flemish music schema)

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About Gustav Mahler

Gustav Mahler (German: [ˈmaːlɐ]; 7 July 1860 – 18 May 1911) was an Austro-Bohemian Romantic composer, and one of the leading conductors of his generation. As a composer he acted as a bridge between the 19th century Austro-German tradition and the modernism of the early 20th century. While in his lifetime his status as a conductor was established beyond question, his own music gained wide popularity only after periods of relative neglect, which included a ban on its performance in much of Europe during the Nazi era. After 1945 his compositions were rediscovered by a new generation of listeners; Mahler then became one of the most frequently performed and recorded of all composers, a position he has sustained into the 21st century. In 2016, a BBC Music Magazine survey of 151 conductors ranked three of his symphonies in the top ten symphonies of a…Read more on Wikipedia

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