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Mahler's Resurrection

Mahler's Resurrection

Mahler's Resurrection

Mahler's Resurrection

Fri, Jun 2 - Sun, Jun 4, 2017
  • Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
  • Heinz Hall
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“Why have you lived? Why have you suffered? Is it all some huge, awful joke? We have to answer these questions somehow if we are to go on living – indeed, even if we are only to go on dying!” Mahler raises these questions in the first movement of his Symphony No. 2 “Resurrection,” questions that are later answered in the finale. Manfred Honeck leads the orchestra, along with the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh and outstanding soloists Christina Landshamer and Gerhild Romberger, in a performance of this monumental symphony.

Artists

Manfred Honeck, conductor
Christina Landshamer, soprano
Gerhild Romberger, mezzo-soprano
The Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh
   Matthew Mehaffey, director

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This concert is part of these series:

Friday Fireworks
Friday Premiere
Saturday Forte
Sunday Fireworks
Sunday Premiere

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Program

James MacMillan: Miserere
Mahler: Symphony No. 2 in C minor, “Resurrection”  

Run Time: Concert will last approximately two hours ten minutes.

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