As always, Gerhaher is well worth hearing, and with his fabulous range of colour and immaculate diction he makes a better case for a male voice, rather than the usual mezzo, in this cycle than any baritone I've heard since Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau. (...) The orchestral playing is first rate and Mahler's textures are expertly sifted -- The Guardian, July 3, 2009
About the Artist
Kent Nagano has established a reputation as a gifted interpreter of both the operatic and symphonic repertoire. In September 2006, Nagano became Music Director of the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal and also began his tenure as General Music Director of the Bavarian State Opera in Munich.