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London Symphony Orchestra

Symphony No.5

  • Type SACD
  • Label LSO
  • UPC 0822231166429
  • Catalog number LSO 0664
  • Release date 07 January 2011
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About the album

The penultimate release in Valery Gergiev's acclaimed Mahler cycle features the composer's Symphony No 5, recorded at the Barbican in September 2010.

Mahler's Fifth Symphony marked a new direction in his compositions and a step away from the choral elements of the previous three symphonies. Despite the opening funereal trumpet solo and march, the work was completed during one of the happiest periods of Mahler's life, and the symphony showcases virtuosic orchestral playing, an exquisite love song without words for his wife Alma, and a jubilant finale.

Gergiev's recent releases on LSO Live include an acclaimed disc of works by Ravel. Forthcoming titles include music by Debussy, as well as Strauss's Elektra.

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    Symphony No. 5 : I. Trauermarsch
     
    13:21
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    Symphony No. 5 : II. Stuermisch Bewegt, Mit Groesster Vehemenz
     
    14:44
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    Symphony No. 5 : III. Scherzo
     
    17:27
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    Symphony No. 5 : IV. Adagietto
     
    10:35
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    Symphony No. 5 : V. Rondo - Finale
     
    14:44

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