Gustav Mannerheim

Gustav Brom with Orchester Gustav Brom - Gustav Brom Goes Pop (1970/2016) [Official Digital Download 24/88]

Orchester Gustav Brom - Gustav Brom Goes Pop (1970/2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/88,2 kHz | Time - 35:45 minutes | 731 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Czechian Gustav Brom led one of the foremost European big bands of the 1960’s. During this period it was rated among the top ten big bands in the world. They played festivals and concerts throughout Europe, India and Cuba, with such international stars as Dizzy Gillespie, Ray Conniff, and Maynard Ferguson appearing as guest artists. The album rates more as easily accessible jazz than pop. With hip modern arrangements and outstanding solos, this 1970 release is proof positive that jazz had invaded the Iron Curtain and won.

Gustav Mahler - Gustav Mahler und Sein Klavier (2010) {Preiser}  Music

Posted by shamanicus at Aug. 4, 2017
Gustav Mahler - Gustav Mahler und Sein Klavier (2010) {Preiser}

Gustav Mahler - Gustav Mahler und Sein Klavier (2010)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+.cue, log) | Artwork (300dpi, png) | 174 mb | MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 159 mb
Classical | Label: Preiser Records - PR 90781

This album features recordings of four piano rolls that Gustav Mahler made of his own compositions.
Gustav Mahler - Leonard Bernstein - Complete Recordings on Deutsche Grammophon, Volume I: Symphonies Nos. 1-4 (2005) (REPOST)

Gustav Mahler - Leonard Bernstein - Complete Recordings on Deutsche Grammophon, Volume I: Symphonies Nos. 1-4, Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen, Des Knaben Wunderhorn (2005)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+.cue, log) | Artwork | 1669 mb | MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 956 mb
Classical | Label: Deutsche Grammophon - 00289 477 517

It is all too easy to take Gustav Mahler's symphonies and orchestral songs for granted in the 21st century's first decade. More than ever before, concert performances and recordings of these works abound, and at a level of proficiency that reveals the remarkable extent to which musicians worldwide have assimilated the composer's idiom. Given the music's primacy in today's central orchestral repertoire, we forget how the great Mahler advocates of the past had to champion his music in the face of adversity. "Who can bear those monstrous symphonies, those over-blown, out-of-date horrors," asked one leading music critic when the New York Philharmonic launched a Mahler Festival to celebrate the composer's 1960 centenary.

Gustav Leonhardt - William Byrd: Harpsichord Music (2005) [Repost]  Music

Posted by Designol at Sept. 15, 2016
Gustav Leonhardt - William Byrd: Harpsichord Music (2005) [Repost]

Gustav Leonhardt - William Byrd: Harpsichord Music (2005)
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 333 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 125 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans ~ 165 Mb
Genre: Classical | Label: Alpha Productions | # ALPHA 073 | Time: 00:52:13

If the Alpha label had done nothing more than return Gustav Leonhardt to the studio, it would still be one of the best contemporary classical record companies. That everything else about its releases – the sound, the liner notes, even the reproductions on the covers – is as good or better than what any other classical company manages is only icing on the cake. Leonhardt has been one of the finest harpsichordists in the world for more than 40 years, and his recordings of the repertoire from Frescobaldi to Bach have been the standards against which all other recordings have been judged. But Leonhardt had made no recordings for most of the last decade, and listeners began to wonder if he ever would again. Now, with his fourth release for Alpha, listeners can finally relax, confident in the knowledge that Leonhardt has indeed returned. This 2005 disc of keyboard music by Byrd finds Leonhardt at the top of his form. As always, his technique is secure, and nothing in Byrd's virtuoso writing is beyond him. And, as always, his musicianship is assured, and nothing in Byrd's sensitive music is beyond him.
Sir John Barbirolli, Hallé Orchestra, BBC NSO - Carl Nielsen: Symphony No.5; Gustav Mahler: Symphony No.7 (2016)

Carl Nielsen: Symphony No.5; Gustav Mahler: Symphony No.7 (2016)
Hallé Orchestra; BBC Northern Symphony Orchestra; Sir John Barbirolli, conductor

EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 427 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included | Time: 01:58:19
Genre: Classical | Label: The Barbirolli Society | # SJB 1084-85

The Barbirolli Societys latest release is a 2-CD set of the complete concert given in the Free Trade Hall, Manchester on 20 October 1960, with the combined forces of the Hallé and BBC Northern Symphony Orchestras. The concert consisted of Nielsens Symphony No.5 and Mahlers Symphony No.7. Michael Kennedy, writing in 2000, stated: Performances of the (Mahler) Seventh were much rarer then than they are today, and Mahlerian scholars and enthusiasts flocked to Manchester for the event, among them Deryck Cooke who was profoundly impressed by Sir Johns ability to make the works structure cohere. This was an especially significant comment coming from Cooke, who harboured many doubts about the symphony and confessed to finding it most problematical.
Halle Orchestra & Choir, Kent Nagano - Gustav Mahler: Das klagende Lied. Original version in 3 parts (1998)

Gustav Mahler - Das klagende Lied. Original version in 3 parts (1998)
Soloists, Hallé Orchestra & Choir, conducted by Kent Nagano

EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 237 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 152 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans ~ 100 Mb
Genre: Classical, Choral | Label: Erato | # 3984-21664-2 | Time: 01:02:27

This unbelievably exciting record is actually a Mahler world premiere! Das klagende Lied was Mahler's first great work–he was only 18 when he wrote it–but he later removed its first part and extensively revised the remaining two. The original versions of the second two parts, then, have never been performed until their release in 1997 as part of the new critical edition. The music is, as might be expected, less polished than the revision, but it's also wilder and even more powerful in many respects. Hopefully it will gain new attention for this neglected but totally characteristic work. This performance is nothing short of spectacular, and makes the best possible case for Mahler's original thoughts.

Battles For Scandinavia (Time-Life World War II Series)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bakerman at June 11, 2016
Battles For Scandinavia (Time-Life World War II Series)

Battles For Scandinavia (Time-Life World War II Series)
Time-Life Books | 1981 | ISBN: 0809433974 | English | 216 pages | PDF | 60 MB
Gustav Mahler - Nine Symphonies, Orchestral Songs, etc. - Sinopoli (2015) {17CDs Deutsche Grammophon}

Gustav Mahler - Nine Symphonies, Orchestral Songs, etc. - Sinopoli (2015) {17CDs Deutsche Grammophon}
XLD rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 3.88 Gb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (png) -> 214 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 2015 Deutsche Grammophon
Classical / Romantic / Symphonic

My first reaction was to wonder whether we had not passed saturation-point for recordings of Mahler's Fifth Symphony. Over a dozen are currently available, of which any one of those mentioned above should satisfy the needs of even an insatiable Mahlerian. All are performances on insight, executed in majestic style, and several are available on CD. Now comes Sinopoli to add to the pile. Remembering colleagues' reviews of his London performances of Mahler, I put this recording on the turntable with misgivings. But I have to report that I now gladly make room for this remarkable performance alongside my other favourites. It does not displace them, but it complements them.
Part of the art of conducting seems to me to lie in the ability to make the listener attend afresh to familiar music, to reveal new or different facets. This is what Sinopoli does here, and whatever may go on in the concert hall (I have not heard him there), in the recording studio, judging by this release, the most certainly does not miss or misjudge the spirit of the music.

The Lessons of War: The Experiences of Seven Future Leaders in the First World War  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Nov. 9, 2015
The Lessons of War: The Experiences of Seven Future Leaders in the First World War

William vad ner Kloot, "The Lessons of War: The Experiences of Seven Future Leaders in the First World War"
ISBN: 1845886348 | 2009 | EPUB | 240 pages | 975 KB

Gustaf Mannerheim (Osprey Command 32)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Димарик at Oct. 29, 2015
Gustaf Mannerheim (Osprey Command 32)

Gustaf Mannerheim (Osprey Command 32)
Osprey Publishing | 2015 | ISBN: 1472814428 | English | 68 Pages | True PDF | 18 MB