℗ 1980 Deutsche Grammophon GmbH, Berlin under exclusive license to Universal Music Classics, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

Mahler: Symphonie No. 9 (Live)

Berliner Philharmoniker, Leonard Bernstein

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Symphony No. 9  
I. Andante comodo (Live)
Gustav Mahler; Berliner Philharmoniker; Leonard Bernstein
II. Im Tempo eines gemächlichen Ländlers. Etwas täppisch und sehr derb (Live)
Gustav Mahler; Berliner Philharmoniker; Leonard Bernstein
III. Rondo – Burleske. Allegro assai. Sehr trotzig (Live)
Gustav Mahler; Berliner Philharmoniker; Leonard Bernstein
IV. Adagio. Sehr langsam und noch zurückhaltend (Live)
Gustav Mahler; Berliner Philharmoniker; Leonard Bernstein
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    1:22:07
"... quite an emotional experience ..." - The Penguin Guide to Recorded Classical Music "... an extraordinary night ... a collector's item." - Gramophone "One of the most highly-charged of Bernstein’s Mahler performances ... the electricity of the encounter thrills and disturbs through every note." - The Guardian "Bernstein conducts a superb fourth movement. A red hot, searing delivery of this wonderful music ... the Berliners play with mind-numbing power, strings especially encouraged to greater and greater levels of emotion by Bernstein ... a testament to the man's genius." - MusicWeb International Recorded in West Berlin in October 1979, this live album stands as a document of the only time Leonard Bernstein ever conducted the Berliner Philharmoniker. Described by Gramophone as "an extraordinary night," the performance brings together a world class orchestra, a legendary conductor and one of Mahler's greatest symphonies.
192 kHz / 24-bit PCM – DG Studio Masters

Live recording by RIAS Berlin of a 1979 Berlin Festival concert for the benefit of Amnesty International Recording/Aufnahme/Enregistrement: Berlin, Philharmonie, 10/1979 Produced by Horst Dittberner Balance Engineer (Tonmeister): Klaus Kruger Assistant Engineer: Helge Jörns Project Manager: Alan Newcombe Booklet Editor: Annette Nubbemeyer Art Direction: Philipp Starke Cover Photo: Susesch Bayat/Reinhard Friedrich, Berlin

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