Now don't get me wrong, Mahler's always good for a nap...but if it's a "I need a good night's rest before my big interview tomorrow" type of sleep you need, head over to... Read morePublished on Oct. 7 2003 by Robert Lewis
It is in my personal opinion that this is the best Mahler 6 recording I have ever listened to simply because the orchestra under the direction of MTT responds to details that in... Read morePublished on Aug. 29 2002 by Alex Bedner
This is a great recording of this great work, a unique and special one, and not for everyone. This live performance cannot be separated from the context of events - this CD was... Read morePublished on Aug. 27 2002 by gtra1n
Mahler's 6th symphony is either the highpoint(ask Bernstein, Solti or Karajan) or the lowpoint (ask Abbado, Rattle and Chailly) of a Mahler cycle. Read morePublished on Aug. 23 2002 by Rodney Hrvatin
When it comes to playing the very loud sections of this score Tilson Thomas is in fine form but then so is virtually every other Mahler 6th recording. Read morePublished on June 25 2002 by "orlac"
I cannot add much to others that have praised this recording and performance. The sound is wonderfully clear. Read morePublished on June 13 2002
One of the finest performances of the Mahler 6th in concert that I have heard was by Tilson Thomas and the Buffalo Philharmonic back in the 1970's. Read morePublished on June 11 2002 by NNNNN
If you read the featured review in the May 2002 issue of Grammophone, you'll know that they raved over this recording and performance by MTT and the SF Symphony of the Mahler Sixth... Read morePublished on May 3 2002 by John L. Anderson