Saturday, 07_10_2017 19 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 1. Abo d | EV
Sunday, 08_10_2017 11 a.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 1. Abo m
Monday, 09_10_2017 20 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 1. Abo f | EV

Geoffrey Gordon

"Chase" - Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra

“CHASE” is a dazzling new concerto for trumpet and orchestra composed in 2017 by acclaimed US composer, Geoffrey Gordon (*1968), commissioned by the Munich Philharmonic for its principal trumpet player, Guido Segers, who performs the world premiere....

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Gustav Mahler

Military music and trumpet calls, the sounds of nature and cow bells, funeral march and wooden mallet – there is hardly any kind of music or any instrument missing from the symphonies of Gustav Mahler (born on July 7, 1860 in the Czech town of...  more

Symphony No. 6 in A minor "Tragic"

Gustav Mahler´s Symphony No. 6, written in 1903/04 in Vienna and Maiernigg, which the composer himself gave the subtitle: “Tragic”, has acquired particular renown because of the use of a special instrument: the dull thud of a huge wooden mallet in...

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James Gaffigan, conductor

Hailed for the natural ease of his conducting and the compelling insight of his musicianship, James Gaffigan continues to attract international attention and is one of the most outstanding American conductors working today. James Gaffigan is...  more

Guido Segers, trumpet

Born in Bree in north-eastern Belgium, the musician completed his training on the trumpet at the conservatories in Brussels and Liège; after that, he worked with Pierre Thibaud in Paris, where he continued his studies in close collaboration with...  more