This Masterworks program features two monumental Viennese composers, separated by a century: Mozart and Mahler. Mahler said, “a symphony must be like the entire world. It must contain everything.” Mahler’s First Symphony, nicknamed “Titan” is a musical and spiritual journey featuring musical depictions of the universe, springtime, a funeral procession of animals, a klezmer band and one of the most dramatic finales in all of music. Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23 will be performed by prize-winning guest artist Aristo Sham. He has been featured in the Channel 4 programme, The World’s Greatest Musical Prodigies.
Aram Demirjian, conductor
Aristo Sham, piano
All students grades K-12 can attend this concert FREE with purchase of one adult ticket as part of the Penny4Arts program. Up to 3 students per adult ticket; some restrictions apply. Must redeem by visiting or calling the KSO Box Office at 865-291-3310 prior to the day of the concert (M-F, 9-5). Offer not available online or at the door. Questions: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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