This recording is conducted by the Philharmonia's Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor Esa-Pekka Salonen.
- I. Allegro Energico Ma Non Troppo
- II. Scherzo Wuchtig
- III. Andante
- IV. Finale Allegro Moderato - Allegro Energico
Sometimes known as 'The Tragic' - a title suggested but then withdrawn by the composer - Mahler's Sixth Symphony embodies much of the inner turmoil and superstition of its composer.