Hartmut HaenchenMP3 Album:Mahler Symphony No.1 Symphony No.8 ‘Symphony of a Thousand’ National Choir of the Ukraine ‘Dumka’ Ukrainian Radio Choir Dresden Philharmonic Children’s Choir Dresdner Kapellknaben Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Hartmut HaenchenMP4 Video Download:This outstanding performance of Mahler’s Sixth Symphony formed part of Hartmut Haenchen’s Mahler Cycle with the La Monnaie Symphony Orchestra. Haenchen is renowned and respected for his interpretations of Mahler and Wagner and has had a significant presence in many of the world’s leading opera houses. An expressive and dramatic rendition of the Tragische, Haenchen’s high intellect and musical integrity are apparent. The recording also benefits from DTS 5.1 surround sound.
Hartmut Haenchen (born 21 March 1943, Dresden) is a German orchestra conductor. In 1986, he became music director of the De Nederlandse Opera (DNO) in Amsterdam and chief conductor of the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra (NPO). He has collaborated with La Scala, Milan, the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and the Opéra National de Paris, and performed with orchestras throughout the world including the Berlin Philharmonic and Concertgebouw.