Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 8: Part I. "Veni, creator spiritus"
Gustav Mahler 1:17
2 Symphony no. 8: Part I. "Imple superna gratia"
Gustav Mahler 3:40
3 Symphony no. 8: Part I. "Infirma nostri corporis"
Gustav Mahler 1:41
4 Symphony no. 8: Part I. Tempo I (Allegro, etwas hastig)
Gustav Mahler 1:30
5 Symphony no. 8: Part I. "Infirma nostri corporis"
Gustav Mahler 2:27
6 Symphony no. 8: Part I. "Accende lumen sensibus"
Gustav Mahler 5:08
7 Symphony no. 8: Part I. "Qui Paraclitus diceris"
Gustav Mahler 2:37
8 Symphony no. 8: Part I. "Gloria Patri Domino"
Gustav Mahler 2:29
9 Symphony no. 8: Part II. Poco adagio
Gustav Mahler 5:38
10 Symphony no. 8: Part II. Più mosso (Allegro moderato)
Gustav Mahler 2:42
11 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Waldung, sie schwankt heran" (Heilige Anachorenten)
Gustav Mahler 3:53
12 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Ewiger Wonnebrand" (Pater ecstaticus)
Gustav Mahler 1:37
13 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Wie Felsenabgrund mir zu Füßen" (Pater profundus)
Gustav Mahler 3:56
14 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Gerettet Gerettet ist das edle Glied (Chor der Engel) / "Hände verschlinget euch" (Chor seliger Knaben)
Gustav Mahler 1:15
15 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Jene Rosen, aus den Händen" (Chor der jüngeren Engel)
Gustav Mahler 2:06
16 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Uns bleibt ein Erdenrest" (Die vollendeteren Engel)
Gustav Mahler 1:40
17 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Ich spür' soeben" (Die jüngeren Engel)
Gustav Mahler 0:33
18 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Hier ist die Aussicht frei" (Doctor Marianus) / "Freudig empfangen wir" (Chor seliger Knaben)
Gustav Mahler 0:36
19 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Höchste Herrscherin der Welt" (Doctor Marianus)
Gustav Mahler 2:15
20 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Jungfrau, rein im schönsten Sinne" (Doctor Marianus, Chor)
Gustav Mahler 1:34
21 Symphony no. 8: Part II. Äusserst langsam. Adagissimo
Gustav Mahler 1:05
22 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Dir, der Unberührbaren"(Chor) / "Du schwebst zu Höhen" (Chor der Büßerinnen)
Gustav Mahler 2:01
23 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Bei der Liebe, die den Füßen" (Magna Peccatrix)
Gustav Mahler 1:01
24 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Bei dem Bronn, zu dem schon Weiland" (Mulier Samaritana)
Gustav Mahler 1:28
25 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Bei dem hochgeweihten Orte" (Maria Aegyptiaca)
Gustav Mahler 1:07
26 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Die du großen Sünderinnen" (Magna Peccatrix, Mulier Samaritana, Maria Aegyptiaca)
Gustav Mahler 1:27
27 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Neige, neige, du Ohnegleiche" (Una poenitentium)
Gustav Mahler 0:55
28 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Er überwächst uns schon" (Selige Knaben)
Gustav Mahler 1:20
29 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Vom edlen Geisterchor umgeben" (Una poenitentium)
Gustav Mahler 1:55
30 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Komm! Komm! Hebe dich zu höhern Sphären!" (Mater gloriosa, Chor)
Gustav Mahler 1:02
31 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Blicket auf zum Retterblick" (Doctor Marianus, Chor)
Gustav Mahler 4:59
32 Symphony no. 8: Part II. "Alles Vergängliche" (Chorus mysticus)
Gustav Mahler 5:21

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Gustav Mahler (tracks 4, 15, 17–18, 28–30)
Gustav Mahler (1906) (tracks 1–3, 5–14, 16, 19–27, 31–32)
conductor:
Michael Gielen (1981) (tracks 1–32)
librettist:
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (tracks 9–32)
orchestra:
recorded at:
Alte Oper in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany (1981) (tracks 1–32)
part of:
partial recording of:
recording of:

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organ: Ernst Wurdinger
alto vocals: Hildegard Laurich
Ortrun Wenkel
baritone vocals: Richard Stilwell
bass vocals: Simon Estes
choir vocals: Figuralchor des Hessischen Rundfunks
Frankfurter Kantorei
Frankfurter Singakademie
Limburger Domsingknaben
soprano vocals: Hildegard Heichele
Margaret Marshall (Scots soprano active in late 20th century)
Faye Robinson
tenor vocals: Mallory Walker (tenor)