Mahler's Symphony No 8 - Symphony of a Thousand

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

Katie Derham introduces a Prom concert from the Royal Albert Hall in London, featuring Mahler's Symphony No 8 - Symphony of a Thousand. The choral symphony for orchestra, massed choirs and eight soloists, launches the 150th-anniversary celebrations of Mahler's birth. Jiri Belohlavek, chief conductor of the BBC Symphony Orchestra leads on the podium.

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Presenter
Katie Derham
Orchestra
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Choir
BBC Symphony Chorus
Director
Rhodri Huw

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