Mahler: Symphony No. 1, Boulez (CD)
Record Label: Deutsche Grammophon
Release Date: January 15, 1999
“The power and virtuosity of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra is apparent throughout . . . a model of poise and restraint.” — MusicWeb International
An eloquent an passionate advocate of the music of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, the late Pierre Boulez was one of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s most popular conductors during his annual residencies from 1969 to 2010. Over his career, he won 26 Grammy® awards, including 8 with the CSO. Here, experience the magic and majesty of Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 1 with the illustrious Boulez leading his longtime artistic partners, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
Mahler Symphony No. 1 in D Major
May 1998, Orchestra Hall, Chicago