Record Prize

Record Prize 1998

Lothar Brandt, Stuttgart; Ludwig Flich, Wien; Remy Franck, Luxemburg; Andrea Meuli, Zürich
President: Attila Csampai, Munich


Category A: mono

Gustav Mahler: Symphony n. 1
New York Philharmonic Orchestra,
Conductor: Bruno Walter

(recording 1954)

Sony Masterworks Heritage 63328


Category B: stereo

Gustav Mahler: Symphony n. 2 („Auferstehungssymphonie“)
Heather Harper, Janet Baker,  „Chor  und Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks“
Conductor: Otto Klemperer

(recording 1965)

EMI 5 6686 7-2


Category C: new productions

Gustav Mahler: Symphony n. 4
Amanda Roocroft, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra,
Conductor: Simon Rattle

(recording 1997)

EMI 5 56563-2 


Special price

to Georg Solti (1912-1997)for his 1st Mahler cycle with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (Decca)