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Mahler: Symphony No 2 / Mentzer, Robinson, Järvi

Mahler / Mentzer / Robinson / Nyco / Dso / Jarvi
Release Date: 12/11/2007 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4432  
Composer:  Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Susanne MentzerTwyla Robinson
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Choral ArtistsPhiladelphia Orchestra membersRiverside Church Choir New York,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Jason Starr, producer/director of the superb documentary on Mahler’s Symphony No.3, What the Universe Tells Me, has now turned his attention to Mahler’s great Symphony No.2 “Resurrection”. For this production, he has enlisted a “super-orchestra” comprised of musicians from the New York Philharmonic, Philadelphia Orchestra, New Jersey Symphony, Detroit Symphony and the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. His outstanding soloists are soprano Twyla Robinson and Mezzo-soprano Susanne Mentzner joining the New York Choral Artists and Riverside Chorale, all under the exciting direction of Maestro Neeme Järvi.

This is a Mahler Second of unsurpassed demonstration quality, shot in High Definition, presented on this DVD release in 16:9
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Gustav Mahler
Symphony No. 2 in C minor, “Resurrection”

Susanne Mentzer, mezzo-soprano
Twyla Robinson, soprano

Neeme Järvi conducting
Musicians from the New York Philharmonic Philadelphia Orchestra • New Jersey Symphony • Detroit Symphony • Metropolitan Opera Orchestra • New York Choral Artists • Riverside Chorale
Joseph Flummerfelt, Chorus Master

Filmed in Riverside Church

Color, Dolby 5.1 Surround /DTS Digital Surround
Shot in High Definition
Running time: 91 minutes
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Works on This Recording

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Symphony no 2 in C minor "Resurrection" by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Susanne Mentzer (Mezzo Soprano), Twyla Robinson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Choral Artists,  Philadelphia Orchestra members,  Riverside Church Choir New York  ... 
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888/1896; Germany 

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