Mahler plays Mahler (Welte-Mignon piano rolls) - Symphony n.4 - 4th movement with soprano
YouTube Video of This track contains the well-known Welte-Mignon piano roll of Gustav Mahler playing his own Symphony no.4 (fourth movement). The roll was recorded on November 5th 1905. Later (in 1992) the roll was recorded and here we have this recording with an overdubbed soprano voice singing the lied which is part of the movement.
In celebration of the release of Bernstein Mahler: The Complete Symphonies by Sony Masterworks, Interchanging Idioms is giving away ONE set of this marvellous collection to one of our readers. For more details click on the button on the upper right.For more information about Leonard Bernstein visit his website, his MySpace Page or Sony Masterworks information on Leonard Bernstein.