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Work: Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor

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ComposerMahler, Gustav (1860-1911)
Period20th century
Work typeOrchestral
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BarcelonaQuinta de Mahler

© May Zircus
Schumann, Mahler
Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya; Kazushi Ono; Stefan Dohr; Juan Manuel Gómez; José Vicente Castelló; José Miguel Asensi

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Bartók, Mahler
Singapore Symphony Orchestra; Lan Shui; Piotr Anderszewski

DundeeSøndergård conducts Mahler Five

Wennäkoski, Beethoven, Mahler
Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Thomas Søndergård; Francesco Piemontesi

EdinburghSøndergård conducts Mahler Five

Wennäkoski, Beethoven, Mahler
Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Thomas Søndergård; Francesco Piemontesi

GlasgowSøndergård conducts Mahler Five

Wennäkoski, Beethoven, Mahler
Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Thomas Søndergård; Francesco Piemontesi
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Rugged Mahler, pale Mozart from Dausgaard and the BBCSSO

Annelien Van Wauwe © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
Recreating the programme from Leonard Bernstein's first Prom, Thomas Dausgaard forged his own route through Mahler's Fifth. 
***11
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Uncompromisingly dark: Rach 2 and Mahler 5 from the LPO

Robert Treviño © Musacchio & Ianniello
Robert Treviño conducts the LPO in tension-filled accounts of Rachmaninov and Mahler. 
****1
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Hrůša on the verge of greatness?

Jakub Hrůša © V Krsul
How do you prepare a new production at a major opera house, then stroll across the Thames to lead a fine and distinctive Mahler Five? 
****1
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On the edge of the precipice with the LSO

Janine Jansen © Marco Borggreve
It was another evening staring into the abyss courtesy of the London Symphony Orchestra, with Britten's Violin Concerto paired with Mahler's Fifth Symphony.
****1
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Jubilant Glass and impassioned Mahler

Jaap van Zweden © Marco Borggreve
A satisfying performance overall with many rousing moments but not without its instances of missed opportunity.
***11
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