Mahler: Symphony No. 1, Solti (CD)
Record Label: London
Release Date: March 19, 2007
“The reading and the playing remain as persuasive as ever . . . the Chicago players give Solti everything he asks for in sonority, power and rhythmic attack.” — Gramophone
As music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Sir Georg Solti made a tremendous impact on the orchestra’s discography, including its first-and-only recording of Mahler’s symphonies. Hear the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in its iconic splendor in this 1983 recording of the Titan Symphony.
Mahler Symphony No. 1 in D Major
October 1983, Orchestra Hall, Chicago