Symphonic Concert

Berliner Philharmoniker - Sir Simon Rattle

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Wednesday, 18 February 2015 — 8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie

Program

  • Helmut Lachenmann
    Tableau pour orchestre
  • Gustav Mahler
    Symphonie n° 2 "Résurrection"

Distribution

  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Grand Chœur de la Radio néerlandaise
  • Sir Simon Rattle
  • Kate Royal
  • Magdalena Kožená
  • Gijs Leenaars
Starting in a state of dereliction with the death of Mahler’s ‘hero’, Symphony No.2 ends with a declaration of faith sung by a contralto voice, then repeated by the entire choir, in a truly irresistible movement of ascension. By Simon Rattle, directing his Berliner Philharmoniker.

media

Gustav Mahler : Symphonie n° 2 "Résurrection" - Berliner Philharmoniker - Simon Rattle, direction