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Simply the best,
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This review is from: Mahler: Symphony No. 4, Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen (Audio CD)
This recording produced by Paul Myers and released by CBS some 40 years ago with Szell/Clevelend/Raskin was given a rosette by the Penguin Classical Record Guide and I have never heard better since I bought the LP in the 70's. I have since bought the CD and am am happy to say that it has not suffered from any adverse remastering.
Light-spirited, just the right tempo (not too fast unlike Simon Rattle's performance with the CBSO), happy yet intensely emotional, and all with good sound quality. Simply the best recording of Mahler's most delightful symphony.