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Alondra Conducts Mahler 3

Conductor Alondra de la Parra
Mezzo-soprano Lilli Paasikivi
The Children's and Women's Chorus from Voices of Birralee

Duration: 105 minutes without an interval (subject to change without notice)
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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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Biographies

Music Director

Alondra de la Parra: Music Director

Alondra de la Parra has gained widespread attention for her spellbinding and vibrant performances, and her commitment to Latin American composers. She frequently works with some of the world's most prestigious orchestras including Orchestre de...
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Mezzo-soprano

Lilli Paasikivi

Lilli Paasikivi is one of the world’s leading interpreters of the Mahler song-cycles and symphonies. She has performed Das Lied von der Erde and Des Knaben Wunderhorn with the Los Angeles Philharmonic (Esa-Pekka Salonen), Symphony...
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The Queensland Symphony Orchestra Music Director is proudly supported by Tim Fairfax AC.