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.

the concert on October 2 will be streamed live on Facebook & our website


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

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Watch this concert at 21:00 from the comfort of your living room thanks to the livestream on Evil Penguin TV, Facebook & our website

livestream on Facebook

BBC podcast

This episode of BBC's The Listening Service discovers how Mahler was the first non-classical Classical composer.

listen to the podcast

programme book

The program booklet for any preference: to print at home or to read in the concert hall.

download programme book

the farewell

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


Venue: Studio 4, Flagey

Location: Place Sainte Croix Heilig Kruisplein | 1050 Brussels
Telephone: +32 2 620 41 10

safety measures Flagey

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