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Mahler: Symphonies No 7 & 8 / Paavo Jarvi, Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra [blu-ray]

Mahler / Jaervi / Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orch
Release Date: 04/28/2015 
Label:  C Major   Catalog #: 729604  
Composer:  Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Nikolai SchukoffCharlotte HellekantAnna Lucia RichterAilish Tynan,   ... 
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Frankfurt Radio Symphony OrchestraLimburg Cathedral Boys ChoirBrno Czech Philharmonic Choir,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
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The highly praised Mahler Cycle with Paavo Järvi and the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra continues with the release of the 7th and 8th Symphonies.

PAAVO JÄRVI CONDUCTS MAHLER SYMPHONIES

Gustav Mahler:
Symphony No. 7 in E Minor
Symphony No. 8 in E-Flat Major, “Symphony of a Thousand”

Erin Wall, soprano
Ailish Tynan, soprano
Anna Lucia Richter, soprano
Alice Coote, mezzo-soprano
Charlotte Hellekant,
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Nikolai Schukoff, tenor
Michael Nagy, baritone
Ain Anger, bass

Limburger Cathedral Boys Choir
Czech Philharmonic Choir, Brno
Europa Chor Akademie
Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
Paavo Järvi, conductor

Recorded at the Rheingau Musik Festival, 2011 (Symphony No. 7) and 2013 (Symphony No. 8)

Bonus:
- Introductions to the Symphonies by Paavo Järvi

Picture format:1080i High Definition
Sound format: PCM 2.0 / DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: Latin, German, English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, Japanese / English, German, Korean, Japanese (bonus)
Booklet notes: English, German, French
Running time: 149 mins (concert) + 20 mins (bonus)
No. of Dics: 1

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 8 in E flat major "Symphony of A Thousand" by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Nikolai Schukoff (Tenor), Charlotte Hellekant (Mezzo Soprano), Anna Lucia Richter (Soprano),
Ailish Tynan (Soprano), Erin Wall (Soprano), Alice Coote (Mezzo Soprano),
Michael Nagy (Baritone), Ain Anger (Bass)
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Limburg Cathedral Boys Choir,  Brno Czech Philharmonic Choir  ... 
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Symphony no 7 in E minor by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904-1905; Vienna, Austria 

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