Romantic Mahler from Järvi

Listen to a clip from 'Blumine' here

Totenfeier; Symphony No. 10 – Adagio; Blumine; Symphony No. 3 –‘What the Wild Flowers Tell Me’ (arr. Britten)
Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra/Paavo Järvi
Virgin 216 5756   60:10 mins

‘The ‘Blumine’ movement has a romantic ache here I haven’t heard in any other performance’ David Nice

A full review plus star ratings will be published in our August 2009 issue

Audio clip: Mahler: Blumine

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