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Maestro Andreas Delfs unleashes the power of Mahler's "Resurrection" Symphony 11/6 @8pm

Andreas Delfs
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Andreas Delfs

"Within Mahler's music, there's an identification that life is complicated and difficult and also wonderful and beautiful, simultaneously." ~ Jennifer Johnson Cano, soprano

Andreas Delfs, conductor
Rochester Oratorio Society

Jennifer Johnson Cano, soprano
Nicole Cabelle, soprano

MAHLER  Symphony No. 2, “Resurrection”

Completed in 1894, Gustav Mahler’s Second Symphony was the first significant work exploring his lifelong perspectives of the afterlife. It is the first of Mahler’s symphonies to use voices, words, and orchestra and it closes the RPO's 2022-2023 season.

Hear more from Maestro Andreas Delfs On Record.

This broadcast will repeat on November 6, 2023 at 8:00 p.m.