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MahlerFest Festival Finale: Mahler’s Fifth Symphony

August 28 @ 7:00 pm

SAWYERS Symphony No. 5 (World Premiere)
MAHLER Symphony No. 5

The Colorado MahlerFest Orchestra with Artistic Director Kenneth Woods returns to the Macky stage. Mahler’s fifth symphony, composed in 1901-02, is one of Mahler’s most famous and features the Adagietto movement. This famous movement, used in the film The Death in Venice, was a love letter to Alma Schindler, whom he had only recently met but would marry in 1902. The concert will also include the world premiere of a new symphony written during the pandemic by leading British symphonist, Philip Sawyers. Sawyers is the visiting composer of this year’s festival.

Details

Date:
August 28
Time:
7:00 pm
Event Category:
https://mahlerfest.org/mf34/symphonies-no-5/

Organizer

Colorado MahlerFest
Phone:
720-310-8946
Email:
ethan.hecht@mahlerfest.org
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Venue

CU – Macky Auditorium Concert Hall
1595 Pleasant Street,
Boulder, CO 80309-0285 United States
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