Record Prize

Record Prize 2001

Lothar Brandt, Stuttgart; Peter Cossé, Salzburg; Simon Foster, London; Reinmar Wagner, Basel
President: Attila Csampai, München


Category A: republishing

Gustav Mahler: Symphony n. 4 G major
Lisa della Casa                        
Chicago Symphony Orchestra                         
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
(recording Dec. 1958, published 2000)

BMG/RCA Victor 09026 63533 2                        


Category B: new productions

Gustav Mahler: Symphony n. 3 D minor
Dagmar Pecková, Frauen des Rundfunkchors Berlin, Knabenchor Hannover
Deutsches Symphony-Orchester Berlin
Conductor: Kent Nagano

(recording 1999)

Teldec 8573-82354-2


Category C: special price

to Ward Marston (American record restorer born in 1952) for the excellent restoration and CD editing of Symphony No. 2 in the first full recording of 1924 with the Berliner Staatsoper Orchestra conducted by Oskar Fried, and of the “Kindertotenlieder” of 1928 conducted by Jascha Horenstein within the framework of the “Great Conductors” edition (Naxos Historical)