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Browse: Mahler - Das Lied von der Erde
This page lists all recordings of Das Lied von der Erde by Gustav Mahler (1860-1911).
John Newmark (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto), Set Svanholm (tenor)
New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Bruno Walter
A treasure, to be sure… this performance for me gives a far clearer sense of why Walter felt he had found the ideal singer for the piece than his later Vienna recording… Walter for his part owns... — More…
Jonas Kaufmann (tenor)
Wiener Philharmoniker, Jonathan Nott
I think [Mahler] would have approved of Jonas Kaufmann’s ground-breaking decision to take the solo part throughout. It’s not much of a stretch for him – a few low notes apart, the lower register... — More…
Christa Ludwig (mezzo-soprano) & Fritz Wunderlich (tenor)
New Philharmonia & Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Klemperer
Ludwig recorded Mahler’s great ‘symphony for alto, tenor and orchestra’ several times (including for Bernstein and Karajan), but I always find myself returning to this 1964 Klemperer account... — More…
Complete Recordings on Deutsche Grammophon
Rainer Keuschnig (organ), Christine Schäfer (soprano) & Michelle Deyoung (mezzo-soprano), Anne Sofie von Otter (contralto), Dorothea Röschmann (soprano), Anna Larsson (contralto), Johan Botha (tenor), Juliane Banse, Twyla Robinson, Erin Wall, Adriane Queiroz, Michelle DeYoung, Simone Schröder,...
Margaret Ritchie (soprano), Eugenia Zareska (mezzo-soprano), Ernst Haefliger (tenor), Nan Merriman (contralto)
Concertgebouw Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Eduard van Beinum
Van Beinum delivers unfussy yet subtly nuanced performances, with highly expressive playing by the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, and particularly fine vocal soloists in Das Lied von der Erde. — More…
Magdalena Kožená (mezzo), Stuart Skelton (tenor), Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Simon Rattle
What is perhaps most immediately striking is the detail and brilliance of the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra’s playing…[Skelton] makes a fine, handsome sound and offers something special in... — More…
Yvonne Minton (mezzo-soprano), René Kollo (tenor)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Sir Georg Solti
Sympathetic mezzo Yvonne Minton shares Das Lied with heroic tenor Rene Kollo, and adds the Fahrenden Gesellen cycle and four Wunderhorn songs – all vividly played by Georg Solti’s Chicago Symphony. — More…