Enter your username and password

Forgotten your username or password?

Your Shopping Cart

There are no items in your shopping cart.

Mahler's Fourth - Omega Ensemble


Mahler's Fourth - Omega Ensemble

  • Date: Monday, 20 July 2015, 07:30pm
  • Venue: City Recital Hall Angel Place — 2 Angel Place, Sydney, NSW
  • Tickets: Adults: $89 / $69 | Children: $29 | Concession: $59 — Tickets can be purchased online or by phone on (02) 8256 2222

Event Details

Mahler’s Symphony No. 4 is one of the closest to chamber music of all of Mahler’s immense output. This unique arrangement by Klaus Simon from 2007 retains Mahler’s unmistakable orchestral sound within an intimate and innovative chamber setting. This exceptional work draws new life from Mahler’s Symphony. The Ensemble is joined by New York-based Australian soprano Jane Sheldon for the Symphony’s final movement presenting a child’s view of heaven as a place of serene delight. Accompanying this German epic are two Australian works including a World Premiere of a Chamber Symphony for ensemble and soprano. This Symphony is composed by Mark Isaacs and was commissioned especially for Omega Ensemble. STANHOPE Songs of the Shadowland ISAACS Chamber Symphony [WORLD PREMIERE] * MAHLER Symphony No.4 (Arrangement for Chamber Ensemble) * Commissioned for Omega Ensemble by Harry and Julie Johnson

Featured non-Australian music: Mahler Symphony No. 4 (arr. Klaus Simon) Chamber Arrangement

Further information for this event is available online at the event's website or by phone on (02) 8256 2222 or by email to admin@omegaensemble.com.au

Featured Australian Works

Chamber symphony : large chamber ensemble (2014) by Mark Isaacs — World premiere
— performed by Omega Ensemble, Mark Isaacs and Lee Abrahmsen
Songs for the Shadowland : for soprano, wind quartet and piano (1999) by Paul Stanhope
— performed by Jane Sheldon and Omega Ensemble

Featured artists

User reviews & comments

Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions or insights about this event.

To post your comment please login