Conductor Alondra de la Parra
Mezzo soprano Lilli Paasikivi
Women's Chorus from The Australian Voices & The Children's Chorus from Voices of Birralee
Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No.3 is one of his brightest, most extroverted scores.
Be enthralled by its grandeur, poetic melodies and show-stopping brilliance. It’s a whopping symphony, the forces are huge and it scans a vast perspective of the composer’s views on the human condition.
Lilli Paasikivi returns to Queensland Symphony Orchestra from her native Finland to sing this vocally-infused work.
Previously, she sang in our Das Lied von der Erde and the Rückert Lieder to great acclaim. Lilli Passsikivi is a supreme storyteller. Her voice is not only beautiful but an ideal match for Mahler’s magnificent works. Get ready to be amazed!
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The Queensland Symphony Orchestra Music Director is proudly supported by Tim Fairfax AC.