Posted by Barry Guerrero on March 28, 2001 at 19:12:09:
In Reply to: IPO Mahler No.6 posted by Fafner on March 28, 2001 at 14:03:41:
Simple - just listen to the entire finale. The sections right at each of the two hammerblows leans pretty heavy on the large caliber artillery. Seriously,
I believe that the 4th trombone plays only in the finale. The piece calls for 8 horns throughout.