Mahler Symphony No. 8

The closing concert of the season.

Michael Tilson Thomas Conducts Mahler 6

Music Director Laureate Michael Tilson Thomas leads the San Francisco Symphony in Gustav Mahler’s monumental Sixth Symphony.

The Complete RCA and Columbia Dimitri Mitropoulos Collection: Program 1 of 3

Part one of an exploration of a fruitful collaboration highlights works by Glière, Dukas, Tchaikovsky, Walton, Mahler, and Milhaud.

Alan Gilbert Conducts Mahler’s 6th Symphony

The symphony contains a soaring theme dedicated to Alma Mahler in the first movement and ends with tragic hammer blows.

Hrůša Conducts Má vlast

This week, we hear Jakub Hrůša’s CSO debut concert program, Smetana’s Má vlast. Opening the broadcast is Pierre Boulez conducting Mahler’s Totenfeier from a 1996 Deutsche Grammophon recording.

Sebastien Currier’s Time Machines and Mahler’s Fifth Symphony

Anne-Sophie Mutter is the violin soloist.

Mahler 2 and a World Premiere by Trevor Weston

Season Premiere: Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts the SF Symphony in Gustav Mahler’s glorious Symphony No. 2 with vocalists Golda Schultz and Michelle DeYoung and the world premiere of Push by Trevor Weston.

Mäkelä Conducts López Bellido & Mahler 5

CSO music director-designate Klaus Mäkelä returns to the Symphony Center podium.

CSO Names Klaus Mäkelä as Music Director

The new music director designate is just 28 years old. He’ll be the youngest in orchestra history when he takes the baton.

The Song of the Earth

The CSO celebrates Easter Sunday in music by Schumann, Goldmark, and Mahler.

Alan Gilbert conducts Mahler’s Third Symphony

Alan Gilbert conducts Mahler’s Third Symphony on our next New York Philharmonic broadcast. Mezzo-soprano Petra Lang joins the orchestra, along with the Women of the Westminster Symphonic Choir and the American Boychoir.

Alsop, Conlon, Dudamel: Ravinia Shares ’24 Season

Plus chamber music and ensemble appearances from renowned Chicago artists.

Hrůša Conducts Mahler 9

This valedictory score contains the many hallmarks of Mahler’s symphonies — their grand scale, profound emotions, and folk dance themes — capped by an ethereal finale that achieves a sense of transcendent rapture.

CSO Announces 2024–25 Season and New Artist-In-Residence

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association has announced its 2024–2025 season, a full year of concerts in its mainstage subscription series, as well as chamber, solo, family, and other programming.

A Remarkable Mahler 2 Performance

Performed by the Cleveland Orchestra and Chorus directed by Leonard Bernstein.

Der Wein and Mahler’s Third Symphony

Pierre Boulez conducts two historic performances taken from the orchestra’s archives, with one featuring the great Jessye Norman.

Zhao & Mahler in Beijing

Violinist Ning Feng performs Zhao Jiping’s beautiful violin concerto with the National Centre for the Performing Arts Orchestra in a performance led by Lü Jia.

Tilson Thomas & Denk

Michael Tilson Thomas leads the CSO in Beethoven’s Third Piano Concerto with soloist Jeremy Denk.

The Philharmonic Remembers Pierre Boulez

The broadcast features works by Wagner, Mahler, Stravinsky, Berg, Debussy and Carter plus some of Mr. Boulez’s own music.

90 Years: Grant Park Music Festival Announces 2024 Season

Another packed summer of live music awaits.

Mahler & Britten

We conclude the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra broadcast season in triumphant fashion, with an excerpt from Britten’s Peter Grimes and Mahler’s Resurrection Symphony.

Reiner Rarities

This broadcast celebrates the CSO’s sixth music director, Fritz Reiner!

Inna Faliks and Daniel Schlosberg

Pianist Inna Faliks plays music by Fazıl Say and a broadcast premiere by Richard Danielpour. Plus a virtuosic piano four hands arrangement of Mahler’s Symphony No. 6.

Live Mahler Performances by Klaus Tennstedt, III

Part three of an exploration of German conductor Klaus Tennstedt’s performances of Gustav Mahler.

Live Mahler Performances by Klaus Tennstedt, II

Part two of an exploration of German conductor Klaus Tennstedt’s performances of Gustav Mahler.

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