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I have done a hi-def transfer of the 1936 broadcast of Das Lied Von Der 
Erde - with Bruno Walter, Charles Kullman - Kirsten Thorberg - very full 
natural sound email me to get a sample-Mickey Clark




----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Clark Johnsen" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Friday, May 09, 2014 11:05 AM
Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Prewar Mahler


> Thanks, Mr. Morgan. That's great! I just ordered it and shall report later
> on the sonic quality, which I'm prepared not to like. (Most
> transfer/restorations diminish the power of 78s.)
>
> Back in the Sixties/Seventies I did three Complete Mahler orgies on WHRB.
> Each took about eighteen hours and I varied the recordings, and whenever
> possible played the original 78s instead of LPs -- so I have most of them
> on the shelf. But not alas the Fried M2; for that I used my Mahler buddy
> Tony Lauck's straight unprocessed dub.
>
> Those orgies produced a couple other good friends through telephone calls
> and studio visits.
>
>
>
>
> On Fri, May 9, 2014 at 1:36 PM, Nick Morgan <
> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> It's pretty much all in this superb recent set from Urlicht AudioVisual:
>>
>> http://www.urlicht-av.com/crq-fascinating-and-most-valuable/
>>
>> Nick
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List
>> [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Clark Johnsen
>> Sent: 09 May 2014 18:31
>> To: [log in to unmask]
>> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Prewar Mahler
>>
>> Has everyone forgotten the songs? A still-notable recording of
>> Kindertotenlieder was made in 1928 by Heinrich Rehkemper and Jascha
>> Horenstein. And IIRC there's a scattering of individual songs as well.
>>
>>
>> On Fri, May 9, 2014 at 7:45 AM, Loftus Becker <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>
>> > There is not much but there is more than that. I think a few songs were
>> > actually recorded while he was still alive, the Oskar Fried recording 
>> > of
>> > the Second Symphony came out in 1924, and Ormandy recorded it in the
>> 1930s.
>> >
>> > According to the (wonderful) Mahler Discography by Fulup (spelling?) 
>> > the
>> > first Mahler Discography came out in 1932; it was one page long, but
>> still,
>> > that's a page.
>> >
>> > (Off topic.) All my messages come through with obvious translations of
>> > some characters. Anyone know how I can avoid this?
>> >
>> > -Lofty
>> >
>> > On May 9, 2014, at 12:00 AM, ARSCLIST automatic digest system <
>> > [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> >
>> > > Aside from the very obvious exception of Bruno Walter=2CI don't 
>> > > believe
>> > the=
>> > > re was much interest in Mahler before WWII.The 1940 (?) Dimitri
>> > Mitropolous=
>> > > Mahler with the NYPO is the only recording before the postwar period 
>> > > I
>> > am =
>> > > aware of.
>> > > =20
>> > > Roger
>> >
>>
> 


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