CARNEGIE HALL PRESENTS
Friday, October 31, 2014 | 8 PM
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
Mahler never provided a program for his “Resurrection” Symphony, but the sung texts of its fourth-movement “Urlicht” (Primal Light) and rapturous choral finale are keys to this remarkable work. “The ensemble, famous for its glowing strings and homogeneous richness, has never sounded better … The Philadelphia Orchestra seems to have found its ideal music director,” said The New York Times of Yannick Nézet-Séguin.