Season Finale: Mahler Symphony No. 1
MUSIC THAT WILL STIR YOUR SOUL.
We conclude our Masterworks Season with the return of Mahler’s mighty “Titan,” the work that Thierry Fischer selected to launch the recent series of acclaimed Utah Symphony commercial recordings in 2014. Mahler’s love of nature shines through in this symphony, as does his love of folk culture. And, as with every symphony that followed, Mahler conjures up a complex world of moods and emotions culminating in a triumphant finale. The program opens with Haydn’s Symphony No. 9 and a visually and satirical work by Alfred Schnittke, Moz-Art à la Haydn.
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Haydn: Symphony No. 9
Schnittke: Moz-Art à la Haydn
Mahler: Symphony No. 1 “Titan”
Thierry Fischer, conductor
Kathryn Eberle, violin
Claude Halter, violin
GENERAL AGE GUIDELINE: Individuals ages five and older are welcome at this performance. Parents should ensure their children are able to sit quietly through the performance without disturbing others around them. No babes in arms will be admitted.
LATE SEATING POLICY: Late seating will be at an appropriate break in the concert, to be determined at a later date, or at intermission. More information on our late and re-entry policies is found here.