Janet Baker – Mahler, Brahms. Label: BBC – BBCL Series: BBC Legends. Format: CD, Album, Remastered, Stereo, Mono. Country: Released. Janet Baker, John Mitchinson, Gustav Mahler ( - ), Raymond Leppard, Adrian Boult, BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Northern Symphony Orchestra - Mahler. Janet Baker, John Mitchinson - Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde / Brahms: Alto Rhapsody by Janet Baker () - Music. Mahler Das Lied von der Erde Brahms Rhapsody for contralto, men's chorus and orchestra, Op Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano) & John Mitchinson (tenor). Buy Mahler: Das Lied Von Der Erde / Brahms: Alto Rhapsody (CD) by Janet Baker (CD $). Amoeba Music. Ships Free in the U.S. Find album reviews, songs, credits and award information for Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde; Brahms: Alto Rhapsody by Janet Baker on AllMusic - The playing of the Hallé Orchestra under Barbirolli in the Mahler song is wonderfully hushed‚ and the voice's dialogue with the woodwind is a masterly exercise. Dame Janet Abbott Baker CH, DBE, FRSA (born 21 August ) is an English mezzo-soprano best Janet was noted for her interpretations of the music of Gustav Mahler and. Johannes Brahms; Alto Rhapsody, Op. Hymn; Dame Janet Baker, mezzo Gustav Mahler; Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen: Wenn mein Schatz Hochzeit macht. The British mezzo-soprano Dame Janet Baker received the Léonie Sonning Music She sang Mahler's Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen as well as Brahms's Alto.