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Memorial concert: Mahler 2

Big orchestra11 May '23 - 17 May '23

83 years after Rotterdam was destroyed by bombs, we commemorate the city’s rise from its own ashes.

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1,5hours
110-115musicians
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83 years after the heart of Rotterdam was destroyed by bombs, the orchestra commemorates the city’s rise from its own ashes with Mahler’s Resurrection Symphony. In overwhelming fashion the symphony paints a vision of apocalypse and resurrection. Fear makes way for rapture: ‘There is no punishment and no reward,’ wrote Mahler. ‘An overwhelming love illuminates our being.’

Programme & performers

Mahler 
Symphony No. 2 ‘Resurrection’

An hour prior to the concert on 14 May there is a concert introduction in the Van Cappellenzaal.

ConductorLahav Shani
SopranoChen Reiss
AltoAnna Larsson
Choir
Laurens Symfonisch
Fear gives way to delight
A vision of apocalypse and rebirth
Only if we know our origins can we stay on course. That’s why we need to commemorate.
Lahav Shani

All play dates of Memorial concert: Mahler 2

Thursday 11 May 20238:15 PM
RotterdamDe Doelen (Grand Hall)
Prices
  • Top tier € 89
  • 1st tier € 71
  • 2nd tier € 58
  • 3rd tier € 36
  • Until 26 years / CJP € 12,50
Friday 12 May 20238:15 PM
RotterdamDe Doelen (Grand Hall)
Prices
  • Top tier € 89
  • 1st tier € 71
  • 2nd tier € 58
  • 3rd tier € 36
  • Until 26 years / CJP € 12,50
Saturday 13 May 20237:00 PM
Dortmund (Germany)Konzerthaus
Sunday 14 May 20232:15 PM
RotterdamDe Doelen (Grand Hall)
Prices
  • Top tier € 89
  • 1st tier € 71
  • 2nd tier € 58
  • 3rd tier € 36
  • Until 26 years / CJP € 12,50
Tuesday 16 May 20238:15 PM
AmsterdamHet Concertgebouw (Grand Hall)
Wednesday 17 May 20238:15 PM
EindhovenMuziekgebouw (Grand Hall)

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