Mahler: Songs of a Wayfarer
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen ( Songs of a Wayfarer ) is a song cycle by Gustav Mahler on his own texts. The cycle of four songs for medium voice (oft Performed by women as well as men) what written around 1884-85 in the wake of Mahler's unhappy love for soprano Johanna Richter, whom he met while conductor of the opera house in Kassel, Germany and orchestrated and revised in the 1890s.
Natalie Schoenberg, mezzo-soprano
Dominique Beaulieu, conductor
CMD Paris Philharmonic in Orleans