Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphonie no. 6 a-moll: I. Allegro energico, ma non troppo. Heftig, aber markig
Gustav Mahler 22:20
2 Symphonie no. 6 a-moll: II. Scherzo (Wuchtig)
Gustav Mahler 13:24
3 Symphonie no. 6 a-moll: III. Andante Moderato
Gustav Mahler 17:10
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphonie no. 6 a-moll: IV. Finale. Allegro moderato - Allegro energico
Gustav Mahler 30:13
2 Kindertotenlieder: Nun will die Sonn’ so hell aufgeh’n
Gustav Mahler 6:14
3 Kindertotenlieder: Nun seh’ Ich wohl, warum so dunkle Flammen
Gustav Mahler 5:45
4 Kindertotenlieder: Wenn dein Mütterlein
Gustav Mahler 5:06
5 Kindertotenlieder: Oft denk’ ich, sie sind nur ausgegangen
Gustav Mahler 3:27
6 Kindertotenlieder: In diesem Wetter
Gustav Mahler 5:45
7 Rückert-Lieder: Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen
Gustav Mahler 7:04
8 Rückert-Lieder: Liebst du um Schönheit
Gustav Mahler 2:31
9 Rückert-Lieder: Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder
Gustav Mahler 1:31
10 Rückert-Lieder: Ich atmet’ einen linden Duft
Gustav Mahler 2:38
11 Rückert-Lieder: Um Mitternacht
Gustav Mahler 6:04

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1975-01-20 – 1977-03-09) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Gustav Mahler (1903 – 1904) (tracks 1–3)
conductor:
Herbert von Karajan (1975-01-20 – 1977-03-09) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (1975-01-20 – 1977-03-09) (tracks 1–3)
producer:
Cord Garben (tracks 1–3)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (tracks 1–3)
recorded at:
Berliner Philharmonie in Berlin, Germany (1975-01-20 – 1977-03-09) (tracks 1–3)
part of:
Symphonie Nr. 6 in a-Moll (movement) (tracks 1–3)
recording of:
Symphonie Nr. 6 in a-Moll: II. Andante moderato (sometimes III.) (1975-01-20 – 1977-03-09) (track 3)
Symphonie Nr. 6 in a-Moll: III. Scherzo. Wuchtig (sometimes II.) (1975-01-20 – 1977-03-09) (track 2)

CD 2

balance engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1974-05-08 – 1974-05-09) (tracks 2–6)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1974-05-08 – 1974-10-14) (tracks 7–11)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1975-01-20 – 1977-03-09) (track 1)
composer:
Gustav Mahler (tracks 7–11)
Gustav Mahler (1901 – 1904) (tracks 2–6)
Gustav Mahler (1903 – 1904) (track 1)
conductor:
Herbert von Karajan (1974-05-08 – 1974-05-09) (tracks 2–6)
Herbert von Karajan (1974-05-08 – 1974-10-14) (tracks 7–11)
Herbert von Karajan (1975-01-20 – 1977-03-09) (track 1)
librettist:
Friedrich Rückert (German poet) (1833 – 1834) (tracks 2–6)
lyricist:
Friedrich Rückert (German poet) (tracks 7–11)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Christa Ludwig (mezzo-soprano) (1974-05) (tracks 2–6)
Christa Ludwig (mezzo-soprano) (1974-05-08 – 1974-10-14) (tracks 7–11)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (1974-05-08 – 1974-05-09) (tracks 2–6)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1974-05-08 – 1974-10-14) (tracks 7–11)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1975-01-20 – 1977-03-09) (track 1)
orchestrator:
Max Puttmann (track 8)
producer:
Cord Garben (track 1)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (tracks 1–11)
premiered at:
[concert] (1905-01-29) (tracks 7, 9–11)
[concert] (1907-02-08) (track 8)
recorded at:
Berliner Philharmonie in Berlin, Germany (1974-05-08 – 1974-05-09) (tracks 2–6)
Berliner Philharmonie in Berlin, Germany (1974-05-08 – 1974-10-14) (tracks 7–11)
Berliner Philharmonie in Berlin, Germany (1975-01-20 – 1977-03-09) (track 1)
later versions:
Kindertotenlieder: I. "Nun will die Sonn' so hell aufgeh'n" (Version für kleines Orchester von Rainer Riehn) (track 2)
Kindertotenlieder: II. "Nun seh' ich wohl, warum so dunkle Flammen" (Version für kleines Orchester von Rainer Riehn) (track 3)
Kindertotenlieder: III. "Wenn dein Mütterlein" (Version für kleines Orchester von Rainer Riehn) (track 4)
Kindertotenlieder: IV. "Oft denk' ich, sie sind nur ausgegangen" (Version für kleines Orchester von Rainer Riehn) (track 5)
Kindertotenlieder: V. "In diesem Wetter" (Version für kleines Orchester von Rainer Riehn) (track 6)
part of:
Rückert-Lieder (movement) (tracks 7–11)
Symphonie Nr. 6 in a-Moll (movement) (track 1)
Kindertotenlieder (tracks 2–6)
recording of:
Kindertotenlieder: I. "Nun will die Sonn' so hell aufgeh'n" (1974-05-08 – 1974-05-09) (track 2)
Kindertotenlieder: III. "Wenn dein Mütterlein" (1974-05-08 – 1974-05-09) (track 4)
Kindertotenlieder: V. "In diesem Wetter" (1974-05-08 – 1974-05-09) (track 6)
Rückert Lieder: I. Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder (1974-05-08 – 1974-10-14) (track 9)
Rückert Lieder: II. Ich atmet' einen linden Duft (1974-05-08 – 1974-10-14) (track 10)
Rückert Lieder: III. Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen (1974-05-08 – 1974-10-14) (track 7)
Rückert Lieder: IV. Um Mitternacht (1974-05-08 – 1974-10-14) (track 11)
Rückert Lieder: V. Liebst du um Schönheit (1974-05-08 – 1974-10-14) (track 8)
Symphonie Nr. 6 in a-Moll: IV. Finale. Allegro moderato (1975-01-20 – 1977-03-09) (track 1)

Release

art direction: Hartmut Pfeiffer
graphic design: Holger Matthies
photography: Siegfried Lauterwasser
part of: The Originals (Deutsche Grammophon/Archiv Produktion)
ASIN: DE: B000006NXR [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/4287147 [info]
discography entry: http://www.deutschegrammophon.com/en/cat/4577162 [info]