2 CD / Sony Classical / 1999-07-27Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 3 in D minor; Rückert Lieder (5); Des Knaben Wunderhorn; Kindertotenlieder, song cycle for voice & piano (or orchestra)
Performers: Lipton, Martha; Tourel, Jennie
Conductors: Bernstein, Leonard
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic; Schola Cantorum of New York Women's Chorus; Transfiguration Boys Choir
"This Mahler Third is one of the finest ever and stands proudly with the fabled Horenstein and Bernstein's own superb second recordings...We need not go...continue...
Mahler's Symphony No. 3 has never achieved the popularity of the composer's other works. This is a pity because the six movement symphony, scored for full orchestra, contralto soloist, boys' and women...continue...