Solti and the Orchestra recorded Mahler’s Third Symphony on November 13, 15, and 16, 1982 (with a patch session on March 29, 1983), at Orchestra Hall. For London Records, the recording was produced by James Mallinson and James Lock was the engineer.

Mezzo-soprano Helga Dernesch was the soloist, along with women from the Chicago Symphony Chorus prepared by James Winfield and the Glen Ellyn Children’s Chorus prepared by Doreen Rao (not pictured).