Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Das Lied von der Erde: Das Trinklied vom Jammer der Erde (The Drinking Song of Earth’s Despair) Gustav Mahler 8:34
2 Das Lied von der Erde: Des Einsame im Herbst (The Lonely One in Autumn) Gustav Mahler 10:05
3 Das Lied von der Erde: Von der Jugend (Of Youth) Gustav Mahler 3:09
4 Das Lied von der Erde: Von der Schönheit (Of Beauty) Gustav Mahler 7:11
5 Das Lied von der Erde: Der Trunkene im Frühling (The Drunkard in Spring) Gustav Mahler 4:41
6 Das Lied von der Erde: Der Abschied (The Farewell) Gustav Mahler 34:00

Credits

CD 1

composed in:
Toblach, Bolzano, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy (1908 – 1909) (tracks 1–6)
additional lyricist:
Gustav Mahler (composer) (track 6)
composer:
Gustav Mahler (composer) (1908 – 1909) (tracks 1–6)
conductor:
Donald Runnicles (2008-08-03) (tracks 1–6)
lyricist:
李白 (tracks 1, 3–5)
孟浩然 (track 6)
錢起 (track 2)
王維 (8th century poet) (track 6)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Karen Cargill (mezzo-soprano) (2008-08-03) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
orchestra:
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra (2008-08-03) (tracks 1–6)
producer:
Simon Lord (classical producer) (tracks 1–6)
recording engineer:
Graeme Taylor (engineer) (2008-08-03) (tracks 1–6)
tenor vocals:
Johan Botha (operatic tenor) (2008-08-03) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
translator:
Hans Bethge (1907) (tracks 1–6)
recorded at:
2008 BBC Prom 23 (2008-08-03) (tracks 1–6)
recorded at:
arrangements:
Das Lied von der Erde: IV. Am Ufer (piano version) (track 4)
Das Lied von der Erde: VI. Der Abschied (piano version) (track 6)
later translated versions:
Das Lied von der Erde: I. Das Trinklied vom Jammer der Erde (chinese version, Daniel Ng) (track 1)
Das Lied von der Erde: II. Der Einsame im Herbst (chinese version, Daniel Ng) (track 2)
Das Lied von der Erde: III. Von der Jugend (chinese version, Daniel Ng) (track 3)
Das Lied von der Erde: IV. Von der Schönheit (chinese version, Daniel Ng) (track 4)
Das Lied von der Erde: V. Der Trunkene im Frühling (chinese version, Daniel Ng) (track 5)
Das Lied von der Erde: VI. Der Abschied (chinese version, Daniel Ng) (track 6)
live recording of:
part of:
Das Lied von der Erde (movement) (tracks 1–6)

Release

liner notes:Malcolm Hayes (composer and writer on music)
copyrighted by:BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) (2009)
glass mastered by:Sony DADC (company; use on releases if exact pressing location is not known)
phonographic copyright by:BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) (2009)
part of:The BBC Music Magazine Collection (number: Volume 18, Number 2)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/8407085 [info]