Leading orchestras from all over the world perform the symphonic repertoire in our main concert hall. Powerful and theatrical at times, surprisingly intimate at others, always breathtakingly beautiful.
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Established in 1781, the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig is very much a compendium of musical history. From Mendelssohn to Chailly via Nikisch, Furtwängler, Walter and Masur, many inimitable music directo...Tickets More info
Beethoven's Fifth Symphony enjoys an unrivalled position among the all-time greats of music. The composer said that the first few notes sound like "fate knocking at the door". E. T. A. Hoffmann said...
The Houston Symphony's many distinguished musical directors include Fricsay, Stokowski, Barbirolli, Previn and Eschenbach. Taking up the baton in 2014, the Colombian conductor Andrés Orozco-Estrada is...
The "Symphony of all symphonies", the "Pinnacle of the Romantic symphony" - words fail to express the musical, melodic and architectural splendour of Bruckner's Eighth Symphony. The outcome of a long ...
* Commissioned by the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Gustavo Dudamel Music & Artistic Director and the Iceland Symphony Orchestra The Finnish conductor and composer Esa-Pekka Salonen will be headin...