Mahler Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection"


Mahler Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection" concert also includes a performance of Zimmerman’s Trumpet Concerto “Nobody Knows De Trouble I See.” Andris Nelsons conducts the Wiener Philharmoniker and the Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks in 2018 at the Grosses Festspielhaus as part of the Salzburg Festival. Features soloists Ekaterina Gubanova (contralto), Lucy Crowe (soprano), and Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet). Directed for TV by Elizabeth Malzer. Includes subtitles German, English, French, Korean, and Japanese, a feature often omitted by careless publishers of Mahler 2. Released 2019, disc has 5.0 dts-HD Master Audio sound. Grade: NA

Check out the generous clip below from C Major with superb PQ and many long-range, big picture shots of the sort we long to see in symphony recordings. Wonk Bryan Balmer, the co-author of the Wonk Worksheets, has this on his buy-list and will report to us if Elizabeth Malzer has produced a video free of the dread disease of DVDitis: