Proms on Four: Orchestras of the World - Bamberg Symphony Orchestra

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Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

From the Royal Albert Hall, the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra conducted by Jonathan Nott perform Mahler's Fifth Symphony, opening a Thursday night season featuring Orchestras of the World at the BBC Proms.

Katie Derham introduces this popular work by Mahler with its intensely lyrical fourth movement, the Adagietto, written as a love letter to the composer's young wife Alma and later made famous when featured in the film Death in Venice.


Katie Derham
Oliver Macfarlane
Julie Heptonstall
Jonathan Nott
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra


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