Das Lied von der Erde (The Song of the Earth)
Final Movement - Der Abschied (The Farewell)
Presented with German, English and Chinese lyrics in the video (those with asterisks were written by Mahler).
Based on two five-character old-style Chinese poems (五言古詩) composed by Meng Haoran (孟浩然) and Wang Wei (王維) in the Tang Dynasty (唐朝).
Performed by Yvonne Minton
Conducted by Sir Georg Solti
with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra