The Sound Will be HUGE!!!
“The sound will be huge,” says GBS Operations Manager Mark Halstead. “Over 80 professional musicians will take the stage, more than at any Greater Bridgeport Symphony concert in decades.” Mahler’s Fifth Symphony, known as “The Giant” because of its scope and proportions – five movements as opposed to the traditional four for symphonies – marked a turning point in Mahler’s career. The composer himself felt, after its premiere, that no one understood the music, which runs the gamut of emotions from despair, to passionate love, to triumph.
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Eric Jacobsen is a master and a wonderful guy, listen to him here on a previous NYBERG.