24 Jan Warwickshire Symphony Orchestra
Showing at: WH Music
Adagio for Strings by Samuel Barber
One of the most popular pieces of music from the twentieth century.
Used as backing for many films and TV shows.
Symphony No. 3 in D minor by Gustav Mahler
His hymn to the natural world, is rarely heard because of the large forces needed to perform it – an orchestra of 100 and two choirs. Mahler composed this vart work over two summers spent in a little hut on the Attersee surrounded by nature.