Mahler: Symphonies No 7 & 8 / Paavo Jarvi, Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra

Release Date: 4/28/2015
Label: C Major
Catalog Number: 729508
Composer: Gustav Mahler
Conductor: Paavo Järvi
Number of Discs: 2

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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, mezzo-soprano
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: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo / DTS 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 DVDs: 2 (DVD 9)
Works on This Recording
1. Symphony no 8 in E flat major "Symphony of A Thousand" by Gustav Mahler
Performer: Alice Coote (Mezzo Soprano), Charlotte Hellekant (Mezzo Soprano), Michael Nagy (Baritone), Erin Wall (Soprano), Anna Lucia Richter (Soprano), Nikolai Schukoff (Tenor), Ain Anger (Bass), Ailish Tynan (Soprano)
Conductor: Paavo Järvi
Period: Romantic
Written: 1906 ; Vienna, Austria
2. Symphony no 7 in E minor by Gustav Mahler
Conductor: Paavo Järvi
Period: Romantic
Written: 1904-1905 ; Vienna, Austria
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