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Prom 67: Andris Nelsons conducts the Boston Symphony Orchestra in Mahler's Symphony No 3 in D minor

Live at the BBC Proms: Mahler Symphony No 3 with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Andris Nelsons, mezzo Susan Graham, and the CBSO Chorus and Youth Choir.

Live at the BBC Proms: Mahler Symphony no 3 with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andris Nelsons and the mezzo soprano Susan Graham plus the CBSO Chorus and Youth Chorus.

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London.
Presented by Andrew McGregor

Mahler Symphony No 3 in D minor

Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano)
CBSO Chorus and CBSO Youth Chorus
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons (conductor)

Andris Nelsons and the Boston Symphony Orchestra, American mezzo-soprano Susan Graham and the CBSO Chorus perform Mahler’s Third Symphony. With its post horn calls, children's voices imitating the sound of cowbells and quotations from the Wunderhorn songs, Mahler's Third Symphony teems with the joy of heavenly love and life itself.

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Music Played

  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No 3 in D Minor

    Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andris Nelsons.
  • Samuel Barber

    Interlude for piano

    Performer: Leon McCawley.
    • Barber: Piano Works.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 13.
  • Samuel Barber

    Souvenirs (Waltz)

    Performer: Leon McCawley.
    • Barber: Piano Works: Leon McCawley.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 7.

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