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Composer(s): Gustav Mahler (07 May 1860 - 18 May 1911)
Work identifier: M4567
Real Name: Symphony No. 8
Display Name: Symphony No. 8
Nick Name: Symphony of a Thousand
Key: E flat major
Composed: c. 1907
First Performed: 12 Sep 1910
Genre: Orchestral
Genre Type: Symphony
Period: Late-romantic
20th century
Instrumentation: Soprano
Soprano
Soprano
Alto
Alto
Tenor
Baritone
Bass
Chorus of Boys
Mixed chorus
Symphony Orchestra
Organ
Librettist(s): J. W. von Goethe
Anon
Mvt. 1Veni, Creator Spiritus  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 2Imple superna gratia  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 3Infirma nostri corporis  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 4Accende lumen sensibus  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 5Tu septiformis munere  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 6Gloria Patri Domino  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 7Helige Anachoreten  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 8Pater ecstaticus  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 9Pater profundus  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 10Chor der Engel  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 11Die vollendeteren Engel  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 12Doctor Marianus  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 13Doctor Marianus  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 14Chor  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 15Magna Peccatrix  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 16Una Poenitentium  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 17Doctor Marianus/Chor  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Mvt. 18Chorus mysticus  (Soprano, Soprano, Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Mixed chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Organ)
Composer(s): Gustav Mahler (07 May 1860 - 18 May 1911)
Recording identifier: M2147491053
Real Name: Symphony No. 8
Display Name: Symphony No. 8
Nick Name: Symphony of a Thousand
Key: E flat major
Composed: c. 1907
First Performed: 12 Sep 1910
Genre: Orchestral
Genre Type: Symphony
Period: Late-romantic
20th century
Instrumentation: Soprano
Soprano
Soprano
Alto
Alto
Tenor
Baritone
Bass
Chorus of Boys
Mixed chorus
Symphony Orchestra
Organ
Librettist(s): J. W. von Goethe
Anon
Ensemble: SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg
Aurelius-Sangerknaben Calw
EuropaChorakademie
Conductor: Michael Gielen
Soloists: Alessandra Marc (Soprano)
Margaret Jane Wray (Soprano)
Christiane Boesinger (Soprano)
Dagmar Peckova (Contralto)
Eugenie Grunewald (Contralto)
Glenn Winslade (Tenor)
Anthony Michaels-Moore (Baritone)
Peter Lika (Bass)
Label: Hänssler
Catalogue Number: CD 93.015
CD Media ID: 1118
Recording Location: Konzerthaus Freiburg
Recording Date: 1998
Mvt. 1Veni, Creator Spiritus (1'24'')
Mvt. 2Imple superna gratia (4'8'')
Mvt. 3Infirma nostri corporis (6'2'')
Mvt. 4Accende lumen sensibus (2'31'')
Mvt. 5Tu septiformis munere (5'49'')
Mvt. 6Gloria Patri Domino (3'5'')
Mvt. 7Helige Anachoreten (15'15'')
Mvt. 8Pater ecstaticus (2'2'')
Mvt. 9Pater profundus (4'24'')
Mvt. 10Chor der Engel (3'38'')
Mvt. 11Die vollendeteren Engel (2'28'')
Mvt. 12Doctor Marianus (5'20'')
Mvt. 13Doctor Marianus (4'3'')
Mvt. 14Chor (5'33'')
Mvt. 15Magna Peccatrix (4'27'')
Mvt. 16Una Poenitentium (1'17'')
Mvt. 17Doctor Marianus/Chor (6'32'')
Mvt. 18Chorus mysticus (6'1'')