This season of NY Phil concerts includes a showcase of compositions by Gustav Mahler with fantastic guest conductors and soloists, October 1st through December 3rd broadcasts.
The Showcase concludes this week and features conductor Bruno Walter who knew Mahler and conducted premieres of many of his works including Das Lied von der Erde, which Walter conducts on today program:
Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde
Bruno Walter, conductor
Mildred Miller, mezzo-soprano
Ernst Häfliger, tenor
Mahler/Cooke: Finale from Symphony No. 10
Gustav Mahler was the NY Phil Music Director 1909-1911.