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Dimitri Mitropoulos conducting Soloists, Choirs and The Vienna Festival Orchestra / Gustav Mahler - Symphony Of A Thousand (Symphony No. 8 In E Flat Major) Album
Dimitri Mitropoulos conducting Soloists, Choirs and The Vienna Festival Orchestra / Gustav Mahler - Symphony Of A Thousand (Symphony No. 8 In E Flat Major) Album
Performer: Dimitri Mitropoulos conducting Soloists, Choirs and The Vienna Festival Orchestra / Gustav Mahler
Title: Symphony Of A Thousand (Symphony No. 8 In E Flat Major)
Label: Everest
Country: US
Released: 1966
Style: Romantic
Cat: 3189/2, SDBR 3189/2
Rating: 4.7/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 1855 mb | MP3 size: 1258 mb | WMA size: 2057 mb
Genre: Classical
Tracklist

1Part II - Closing Scene From Goethe's "Faust" (Conclusion)24:35
2Symphony Of A Thousand (Symphony No. 8 In Eb Major)
3Part I - Hymn: Veni Creator Spiritus24:30
4Part II - Closing Scene From Goethe's "Faust" (Beginning)12:40
5Part II - Closing Scene From Goethe's "Faust" (Continued)20:25

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
C 519992 BMahler, Dimitri Mitropoulos Mahler, Dimitri Mitropoulos - Symphonie No. 8 ‎(2xCD, Album, Mono, RE, RM)Orfeo D'OrC 519992 BGermany1999
SDBR 3441Gustav Mahler, Dimitri Mitropoulos Conducting The Vienna Festival Orchestra Gustav Mahler, Dimitri Mitropoulos Conducting The Vienna Festival Orchestra - Symphony No. 8 (Symphony of a Thousand) ‎(LP)EverestSDBR 3441US1978
920.108/109Mahler , Solistes Choeurs Et Orchestre du Festival de Vienne / Dimitri Mitropoulos Mahler , Solistes Choeurs Et Orchestre du Festival de Vienne / Dimitri Mitropoulos - Symphonie N°8 ‎(2xLP)Classic 920.108/109FranceUnknown
S/3073, S/3074, S-3073, S-3074Gustav Mahler, Dimitri Mitropoulos Conducting Soloists, And The Vienna Festival Orchestra Gustav Mahler, Dimitri Mitropoulos Conducting Soloists, And The Vienna Festival Orchestra - Symphony No. 8 In E Flat Major ("Symphony Of A Thousand") ‎(2xLP, Album, Club)World Record Club, World Record Club, World Record Club, World Record ClubS/3073, S/3074, S-3073, S-3074Australia1968
3189/2, SDBR 3189/2Dimitri Mitropoulos conducting Soloists, Choirs and The Vienna Festival Orchestra / Gustav Mahler Dimitri Mitropoulos conducting Soloists, Choirs and The Vienna Festival Orchestra / Gustav Mahler - Symphony Of A Thousand (Symphony No. 8 In E Flat Major) ‎(2xLP, Album + Box)Everest, Everest3189/2, SDBR 3189/2US1966

Credits

  • Baritone Vocals [Uncredited]Hermann Prey
  • Bass Vocals [Uncredited]Otto Edelmann
  • Choir [Uncredited]Vienna Boys Choir
  • Chorus [Uncredited]Vienna Festival Chorus
  • Composed ByGustav Mahler
  • ConductorDimitri Mitropoulos
  • Contralto Vocals [Uncredited]Ira Malaniuk, Lucretia West
  • Design [Cover]Edwin Francis
  • OrchestraVienna Festival Orchestra
  • Soprano Vocals [Uncredited]Hilda Zadek, Mimi Coertse
  • Tenor Vocals [Uncredited]Giuseppe Zamperi

Notes

Multi-colored labels (blue & red).

Electronically enhanced for Stereo effect.

Records are in order for a record changer: Side 1/4 are on same record and side 2/3 are on same record.

Recorded: August 28, 1960, Salzburg Festival.

[Liner]
"After 1958 Mitropoulos made guest appearances with the leading orchestras throughout U.S.A. and Europe. He died in 1960, and this performance of Mahler's Eighth Symphony, at the 1960 Vienna Festival, may well be the last he recorded."

Also issued as Ars Nova C 25/125 (LP) & Hunt 558 (CD)

Barcodes

  • Other (Printed below catalog number on cover): S-3402
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): SD 3189 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): SD 3189 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C): SD 3189 C-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D): SD 3189 D
  • Other (Mastering etching): Pete Helffrich
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout variant 2, hand-etched side A): SD 3189 A Pete Helffrich ARC 7/6/70
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout variant 2, hand-etched side B): SD 3189 B Pete Helffrich ARC 7-6-70
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout variant 2, hand-etched side C): SD 3189 C-1 ARC 7-6-70 Pete Helffrich
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout variant 2, hand-etched side D): SD 3189 D Pete Helffrich ARC 7 6 70