May 17

Salonen Conducts Mahler 9

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

8:00 PM Thursday, May 17, 2018

His final completed work before his tragic death at the age of fifty, Mahler's Ninth Symphony reflects his personal turmoil and spiritual uncertainty as he faced his own mortality. The result is a fearlessly introspective symphony containing some of the most devastatingly beautiful music he ever composed. Esa-Pekka Salonen leads the CSO, one of the world's great Mahler orchestras, in this profound work by one of history's greatest symphonists.

Program

Mahler Symphony No. 9

May 18

Salonen Conducts Mahler 9

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

1:30 PM Friday, May 18, 2018

His final completed work before his tragic death at the age of fifty, Mahler's Ninth Symphony reflects his personal turmoil and spiritual uncertainty as he faced his own mortality. The result is a fearlessly introspective symphony containing some of the most devastatingly beautiful music he ever composed. Esa-Pekka Salonen leads the CSO, one of the world's great Mahler orchestras, in this profound work by one of history's greatest symphonists.

Program

Mahler Symphony No. 9

May 19

Salonen Conducts Mahler 9

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

8:00 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018

His final completed work before his tragic death at the age of fifty, Mahler's Ninth Symphony reflects his personal turmoil and spiritual uncertainty as he faced his own mortality. The result is a fearlessly introspective symphony containing some of the most devastatingly beautiful music he ever composed. Esa-Pekka Salonen leads the CSO, one of the world's great Mahler orchestras, in this profound work by one of history's greatest symphonists.

Program

Mahler Symphony No. 9

May 22

Salonen Conducts Mahler 9

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

7:30 PM Tuesday, May 22, 2018

His final completed work before his tragic death at the age of fifty, Mahler's Ninth Symphony reflects his personal turmoil and spiritual uncertainty as he faced his own mortality. The result is a fearlessly introspective symphony containing some of the most devastatingly beautiful music he ever composed. Esa-Pekka Salonen leads the CSO, one of the world's great Mahler orchestras, in this profound work by one of history's greatest symphonists.

Program

Mahler Symphony No. 9

   

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