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Mahler: Symphony No 1 / Ozawa, Boston Symphony Orchestra


Release Date: 08/30/1998 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 422329   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 54 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Seiji Ozawa's Mahler offers consistently fine playing and much better interpretations than he's been given credit for. Perhaps this...reissue will encourage more listeners to sample his way with the music, because aside from the sheer pleasure of hearing the Boston Symphony in excellent form, there are some real gems here. Ozawa's renditions of the First, Third, Fourth, Seventh, and Ninth all rank among the finest available...

--David Hurwitz, ClassicsToday [reviewing a box set of the complete Mahler symphonies as recorded by Ozawa for Philips]
Seiji Ozawa's Mahler offers consistently fine playing and much better interpretations than he's been given credit for. Perhaps this...reissue will encourage more listeners to sample his way with the music, because aside from the sheer pleasure of hearing the Boston Symphony in excellent form, there are some real gems here. Ozawa's renditions of the First, Third, Fourth, Seventh, and Ninth all rank among the finest available...

--David Hurwitz, ClassicsToday [reviewing a box set of the complete Mahler symphonies as recorded by Ozawa for Philips]
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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 1 in D major "Titan" by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888/1896 
Date of Recording: 10/1987 
Venue:  Boston 
Length: 53 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1888).
Composition revised: Germany (1896). 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.1 in D: 4. Stürmisch bewegt
Symphony No.1 in D: 1. Langsam. Schleppend
Symphony No.1 in D: 2. Kräftig bewegt
Symphony No.1 in D: 3. Feierlich und gemessen, ohne zu schleppen
Symphony No.1 in D: 4. Stürmisch bewegt

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