Picks and Pans Review: Leonard Bernstein Conducts Mahler's Symphony No. 8

updated 04/23/1979 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 04/23/1979 AT 01:00 AM EST

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The orchestra is the Vienna Philharmonic for Mahler's best-known—and most exhausting—work. After conducting just one movement of the Eighth, says Bernstein, "My stomach is up in my throat somewhere, and I've got a headache."


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