Gustav Mahler Musikwochen 2019Organizer: Euregio Kulturzentrum Gustav Mahler Toblach Dolomiten
The focal point of the 39th Gustav Mahler Music Weeks will be Mahler's Symphony No. 2, the so-called "Resurrection" symphony. This work will also be the theme of the symposium "Gustav Mahler in Dialogue" and the exhibition.
Two plus Seven is Nine.
No less than three symphonies by Gustav Mahler will be featured at the 39th Gustav Mahler Music Weeks Toblach. The Festival will commence on July 13 with the Symphony No. 9, which Mahler wrote in 1909 during his summer holiday in Toblach in his composition cabin in Altschluderbach. This exceptional work is performed by the Dortmund Philharmonic under the direction of Gabriel Feltz. On July 16 the Symphony No. 2 follows – in an arrangement by Erwin Stein – with the Slovenian Philharmonic Orchestra & Choir - Valentina Farcas, soprano; Bettina Ranch, mezzo soprano; Hansjörg Albrecht, conductor. And on July 20 the Symphony No. 7 will be heard in an arrangement for chamber orchestra by Klaus Simon, performed by the Alma Mahler Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Leo McFall.
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