Record Prize

Record Prize 2002

Ludwig Flich, Wien; Rémy Franck, Luxemburg; Michael Stegemann, Steinfurt; Norbert Christen, München; President: Attila Csampai, München


Category A: republishing

Gustav Mahler: Symphony n. 9
Wiener Philharmoniker
Conductor: Bruno Walter

(recording: 16.01.1938, published 04/2002)

Naxos historical 8.110852


Category B: new productions

Gustav Mahler: Symphony n. 5
Philharmonia Orchestra
Conductor: Benjamin Zander
(+Bonus CD: Zander discusses Mahler’s 5th Symphony)

(recording: 08/2000, published 2001)

Telarc 2SACD-60569 (Hybrid-Multichannel-SACD)
Telarc 2CD-60569 (Stereo-CD)


Category C: special price

to Claudio Abbado for his strong and long-term artistic commitment and for the promotion of Gustav Mahler’s works, and particularly for the recording of Mahler’s works with the Wiener Philharmoniker, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, and the Berliner Philharmoniker (Universal/Deutsche Grammophon), as well as for his three papers on symphonies No.