Wednesday, 10_04_2019 8 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 5th Subscription Concert A | with Introduction | Save date
Thursday, 11_04_2019 8 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 4th Subscription Conert e4 | with Introduction | Save date
Saturday, 13_04_2019 7 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 6th Subscription Concert D | with Introduction | Save date
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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

Five songs for soprano and orchestra on poems by Friedrich Rückert

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. 5 in B-flat major

“Nowhere has the composer so inconsiderately set his Pegasus racing so impetuously through the clouds, perhaps he has written no other work like this, with its total disregard of traditional dimensions and goals or the ability of a normal listener...

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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

Anja Harteros, Soprano

Anja Harteros' international career began in 1999 with the "Cardiff Singer of the World" competition. Since then she sings at the most important opera houses worldwide and works with the Maestri Barenboim, Gardiner, Janowski, Jansons, Levine, Luisi,...  more