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Work: Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor

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ComposerMahler, Gustav (1860-1911)
Period20th century
Work typeOrchestral
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GrazMahlers Fünfte

© Werner Kmetitsch
Weill, Mahler
Recreation-Großes Orchester Graz; Christian Muthspiel

Luganohr-Sinfonieorchester Orchestra della Radio di Francoforte

Mozart, Mahler
Frankfurt Radio Symphony; Andrés Orozco-Estrada; Rudolf Buchbinder

Vienna5. Soiree

Bernstein, Mahler
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Zubin Mehta; Elisabeth Kulman

GenevaConcert in Geneva

Bernstein, Mahler
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Zubin Mehta; Elisabeth Kulman

TampereConcert in Tempere

Bernstein, Mahler
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Zubin Mehta; Elisabeth Kulman
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Hrůša on the verge of greatness?

Jakub Hrůša © V Krsul
How do you prepare a new production at a major opera house, then stroll across the Thames to lead a fine and distinctive Mahler Five? 
****1
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On the edge of the precipice with the LSO

Janine Jansen © Marco Borggreve
It was another evening staring into the abyss courtesy of the London Symphony Orchestra, with Britten's Violin Concerto paired with Mahler's Fifth Symphony.
****1
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Jubilant Glass and impassioned Mahler

Jaap van Zweden © Marco Borggreve
A satisfying performance overall with many rousing moments but not without its instances of missed opportunity.
***11
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Blazing Mahler 5 from Jaap van Zweden and the HK Phil

Jaap van Zweden and the HK Philharmonic © Cheung Wai Lok | HK Phil
Yuja Wang joins Jaap van Zweden and the Hong Kong Philharmonic for Beethoven's Second Piano Concerto. 
****1
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Mahler's Fifth by way of Ligeti in Seattle

Seattle Symphony and Seattle Symphony Chorale © Brandon Patoc
Ludovic Morlot closes his sixth Seattle Symphony season with a challenging program of Ligeti's Requiem and Mahler's Fifth that raises the stakes for musical 'redemption'. 
****1
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