An intensely personal work heard as both the ultimate farewell and a final homecoming Leonard Bernstein said of Mahler’s last completed work “It is terrifying, and paralyzing, as the strands of sound disintegrate ... in ceasing, we lose it all. But in letting go, we have gained everything.”
Maazel's Mahler Cycle continues...
Mar 20 2014, 19:30 - Royal Festival Hall
Maazel conducts Strauss's Also sprach Zarathustra and Ein Alpensinfonie
Mar 23 2014, 15:00 - Royal Festival Hall
Lorin Maazel conducts Strauss's Till Eulenspiegel, Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 3 and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition