revisit our concert of 2 October thanks to the livestream
Nature. Pure beauty, raw destructive force, a source of ever-renewed life. It is the eternal cycle of life and death, which in the past few months has been very close to us. Bitter proof that, in spite of all our technology, we are only a cog in nature.
Saying goodbye seems an unfair destiny – but one we must accept. Saying goodbye, like love, is part of life.
Anna Clyne Within her Arms
Gustav Mahler Das Lied von der Erde: Der Abschied (arr. Schönberg/Riehn)
Gustav Mahler Sinfonie Nr. 5 cis-Moll: Adagietto
This episode of BBC's The Listening Service discovers how Mahler was the first non-classical Classical composer.listen to the podcast
The program booklet for any preference: to print at home or to read in the concert hall.download programme book
Read the words to Der Abschied in German, English, French and Dutch.download text
The story behind Das Lied von der Erde, told by the granddaughterof Mahler.watch the documentary
Wolfgang is a smartphone app for live classical music. While the orchestra is playing, Wolfgang tells you what is happening ‐ at the very moment ‐ in the music.download the wolfgang app