Yellow Barn CDs: Das Lied von der Erde

Sunday, December 1, 2013

In 2012 Yellow Barn’s summer season culminated with a performance of Gustav Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde, arranged for chamber ensemble by Arnold Schoenberg, completed by Rainer Riehn.

Benjamin Butterfield, tenor
William Sharp, baritone
Ray Furuta, flute
Mark Hill, oboe and English horn
Elinor Rufeizen, clarinet
Steven Dibner, bassoon
Stephen Stirling, French horn
Violaine Melançon, violin
Grace Park, violin
Roger Tapping, viola
Sunny Yang, cello
Samuel Suggs, double bass
Qing Jiang, piano
Seth Knopp, harmonium and celeste
Levy Lorenzo, percussion
Eduardo Leandro, percussion

Recorded August 4-5, 2012, at The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Produced and engineered by Judith Sherman;
Engineering and editing assistant: Jeanne Velonis

Price: $15
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Download a PDF of the CD booklet

Translation copyright © by Emily Ezust, from The Lied, Art Song, and Choral Texts Archive
Cover image: Ren Adams