Friday, 22_03_2019 8 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 3rd Subscription Concert k4 | with Introduction | Save date
Saturday, 23_03_2019 7 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 5th Subscription Concert D | with Introduction | Save date
Sunday, 31_03_2019 7_30 p.m. | Tour | Save date

Wolfgang Rihm

Born in 1952 in Karlsruhe and still resident there, German composer Wolfgang Rihm has been a major influence on the international composing scene for decades. His works are presented with great success all over the world, and he has also expressed...  more

Commission of the Munich Philharmonic

Intermission

Anton Bruckner

Opinions once varied on the music of Anton Bruckner (born on September 4, 1824 in Ansfelden, near Linz), who ranks amongst the great symphonists after Beethoven. While one faction regarded him as a destroyer of traditions, the other side ecstatically...  more

Symphony No. 4 E-flat major "Romantic"

“Romantic” was the name Anton Bruckner himself gave to his Fourth Symphony, supplying it with a fitting, associative comment, which he communicated to his friend and first biographer August Göllrich: “Mediæval city – dawn – the sound of the town...

 more
 

Valery Gergiev, Conductor

Born in Moscow, Valery Gergiev initially studied conducting under Ilya Musin at the Leningrad Conservatory. While still a student, he won the Herbert von Karajan conducting competition in Berlin. In 1978, aged 24, Valery Gergiev became assistant...  more