- Performer:Gilbert Kaplan / Wiener Kammerorchester
- Title:Mahler 2: Arrangement for Small Orchestra
- Date of release:February 11, 2014
- Recording date:February 17, 2013
- Recording location:Wiener Konzerthaus, Vienna
- Size FLAC version1579 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1607 megabytes
- Size WMA version1228 megabytes
- Formats:MOD MIDI AHX MP1 DTS DMF
Gilbert Kaplan, the best-selling Mahler interpreter in history, conducts the Wiener Kammerorchester, Wiener Singakadamie and soloists soprano Marlis Petersen and mezzo-soprano Janina Baechle, in a unique new version of Mahler's Symphony No. 2 'Resurrection': his own arrangement, with Rob Mathes, for small orchestra, designed for chamber, community and regional opera orchestras to perform this work which normally requires more than. Gilbert Kaplan is one of today's most authoritative and acclaimed interpreters of Mahler's Symphony No. 2, having conducted the work at the invitation of more than 65 orchestras. His 1987 recording with the London Symphony Orchestra is the best-selling Mahler recording in history, with sales approaching 200,000 copies.
Artist: Gilbert Kaplan, Wiener KammerOrchester, Wiener Singakademie, Marlis Petersen, Janina Baechle, Gustav Mahler. On this recording, Gilbert Kaplan and Rob Mathes have arranged Mahler’s Resurrection Symphony for small orchestra – 56 players, roughly half the norm. Kaplan, an amateur conductor, made his money in publishing and has spent decades indulging his passion for Mahler. He extends that indulgence even further through the Resurrection Symphony, the only symphony Kaplan conducts, which he is here recording for the third time
Wiener Kammerorchester & Wiener Singakademie, Gilbert Kaplan. In another nod to history, the Kaplan/Mathes chamber arrangement recalls Schoenberg’s scaled down versions of Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde and Symphony No. 4.
Orchestra Wiener KammerOrchester. Conductor Gilbert Kaplan. Producer Rainer Maillard. Venue 17 Feb 2013 Wiener Konzerthaus, Austria. Symphony N. in C minor "Resurrection". Arrangement for Small Orchestra by Gilbert Kaplan and Rob Mathes.
reduced version for small orchestra (Kaplan/Mathes). Scored for: for soli, mixed choir and small orchestra. Composer: Gustav Mahler. Arranger: Gilbert Kaplan (2013); Rob Mathes (2013). Choir: gemischter Chor (SATB). Orchestra: Wiener Kammerorchester. Conductor: Gilbert Kaplan. Main soloists: Marlis Petersen, S; Janina Baechle, MS.
In ruhrig fliessener Bewegung (Arrangement for Small Orchestra) and 5 more tracks from this album here for free. More albums by this artist. From: Gilbert Kaplan. Count: 5. Views: 3. Mahler: Symphony No. 2 in C Minor, "Resurrection" (Arrangement for Small Orchestra) tracks. Symphony No. 2 in C Minor, "Resurrection": I. Allegro maestoso (Arrangement for Small Orchestra). 2 in C Minor, "Resurrection": II. Andante moderato (Arrangement for Small Orchestra).
Conductor – Gilbert Kaplan. Contralto Vocals – Maureen Forrester. Orchestra – London Symphony Orchestra. Soprano Vocals – Benita Valente. 1996 The Kaplan Foundation, Gilbert E. Kaplan. The recording of Mahler Symphony No. 2 is sub-licensed from MCA Records, Inc for the United States and Canada. Distributed by the local BMG company. A unit of BMG Entertainment.
Gilbert Kaplan was an American conductor whose career was almost entirely devoted to performances of Mahler's Second Symphony. Mahler 2: Arrangement for Small Orchestra. Gilbert Kaplan, Wiener Kammerorchester. Primary Artist, Arranger, Conductor. 2. Mariss Jansons, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.
CreditsJanina Baechle - Mezzo-Soprano (Vocal)
Otto Bohler - Inlay Photography
Heidi Bryson - Executive Producer
Deryck Cooke - Text Translation
Heinz Ferlesch - Chorus Master
Tapp Francke - Cover Photo
Gilbert Kaplan - Arranger, Conductor, Primary Artist
Daniel Kemper - Assistant Engineer
Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock - Text
Sophie Liwszyc - Liner Note Translation
Gustav Mahler - Composer, Liner Notes, Text
Rainer Maillard - Balance Engineer, Producer, Recording Editor
Rob Mathes - Arranger
Yiorgos Mavropoulos - Photography
Tanja Niemann - Back Cover Photo, Photography
Emil Orlik - Engraving
Marlis Petersen - Soprano (Vocal)
Kurt Pinter - Photography
Hans Schliessmann - Photography
Ulrich Wagner - Assistant Engineer
Wiener Kammerorchester - Orchestra, Primary Artist
Wiener Singakademie - Choir/Chorus
Track List - Disc 1
|Symphony No. 2 in C minor "Resurrection"|
|1||1. Allegro maestoso Gustav Mahler||Wiener Kammerorchester / Gilbert Kaplan||23:36|
Track List - Disc 2
|Symphony No. 2 in C minor "Resurrection"|
|1||2. Andante moderato Gustav Mahler||Wiener Kammerorchester / Gilbert Kaplan||11:02|
|2||3. In ruhig fließender Bewegung Gustav Mahler||Wiener Kammerorchester / Gilbert Kaplan||10:48|
|3||4. Urlicht (from Des Knaben Wunderhorn) Gustav Mahler||Wiener Kammerorchester / Gilbert Kaplan||5:21|
|4||5. Im Tempo des Scherzos Gustav Mahler||Wiener Kammerorchester / Gilbert Kaplan||36:20|