(2 Disc Set CD/SACD & Blu-ray audio only)
Experience the thrilling, cinematic sounds of Holst’s Planets in this recording with Sydney Symphony Orchestra Chief Conductor David Robertson.
Das Lied von der Erde is an elegy for voices and orchestra – indescribably sad and tinged with longing.
Mahler’s symphonic voice emerges in his First Symphony and his Songs of a Wayfarer, provides a poignant contrast.
The Third Symphony is an expansive, all-embracing symphony – a symphony that sings and rings!
Mahler’s most candid symphony ends with a child’s vision of heaven – “hung with violins”.
Mahler’s Fifth Symphony is the work of a composer with his heart on his sleeve.
Mahler’s Sixth Symphony is an impassioned vision of fate and destiny.
Mahler’s Seventh Symphony glides through nocturnal worlds from dusk till dawn – his most intriguing symphony.
Mahler’s Eighth is the mightiest symphony of them all – an inspired choral and orchestral creation.
Deep longing and celestial bliss abound in Mahler’s last completed masterwork.
Vladimir Ashkenazy conducts the Sydney Symphony in the entire score of Prokofiev's dramatic ballet masterpiece.
David Robertson conducts Igor Stravinsky's The Firebird.
Recorded live, leading pianist Garrick Ohlsson performs the original version of Tchaikovsky’s second piano concerto.
A live recording with the sensational James Ehnes performing Tchaikovsky's beloved Violin Concerto.
James Ehnes is Violin-Director for Vivaldi's Four Seasons with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra.
6.5 cm long. Includes gift box
This limited edition brooch with crystals from Swarovski® was inspired by the movements of the conductor.
1.5 x 2cm each. Includes gift box
These limited edition cufflinks with crystals from Swarovski® showcase the flick and twist of the conductor's baton.
8cm long and includes gift box
Direct from Austria exclusively for the SSO, this Swarovski® crystal-drop ornament will add a touch of Christmas brilliance to any music-lover's home.