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National Symphony Orchestra

Song of the Night: Noseda conducts Mahler’s Seventh Symphony

Concert Hall

Join Gianandrea Noseda on a wild journey into twilight... Composed in a furious burst of inspiration, the Seventh is Mahler at his most mysterious. Indulgent, elusive, and delightfully raw, the Seventh is a problem child for some conductors, but not Noseda. From clanging cowbells and titanic brass to intimate midnight mandolin, Mahler’s glamorous, dusk-to-dawn universe is far beyond this world.

May 30 - Jun. 1, 2024

  • Thu. May 30, 2024 7p.m.

  • Fri. May 31, 2024 11:30a.m.

  • Sat. Jun. 1, 2024 8p.m.

dramatic twilight sky with Gianandrea Noseda conducting

Program

Gianandrea Noseda, conductor

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 7

Join Gianandrea Noseda on a wild journey into twilight...

Composed in a furious burst of inspiration, the Seventh is Mahler at his most mysterious—some may even say peculiar. (Musicologist Deryck Cooke famously called it the “mad, mad, mad, mad symphony”). Indulgent, elusive, and delightfully raw, the Seventh is a problem child for some conductors, but not Noseda. From clanging cowbells and titanic brass to intimate midnight mandolin, Mahler’s glamorous, dusk-to-dawn universe is far beyond this world. This symphony shines like an evening star.

This concert will be broadcast live and available on replay on 

This is a single-work concert, so there is no late seating once the piece begins. There will be conductor remarks in advance of the piece on all nights.

 

 

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