Mirga Conducts Mahler

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  • Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla

    Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla

  • Gidon Kremer Gidon Kremer

    Gidon Kremer

  • Janai Brugger Janai Brugger

    Janai Brugger

Part of FR3 Friday Evening 3


Messiaen: Un sourire (A Smile) (c. 10 minutes)

Weinberg: Violin Concerto (c. 25 minutes)

About This Performance

In this transporting program, a veteran virtuoso performs the dramatic Violin Concerto by prolific Soviet composer Mieczysław Weinberg, a Shostakovich colleague. Mirga leads Mahler’s shortest and sweetest symphony, which concludes with a child’s view of life in heaven.

Programs, artists, dates, times, prices and availability subject to change.


Come early on Friday nights and enjoy complimentary wine and a spectacular twilight view of the DTLA skyline from the Garden. Then head over to the Upbeat Live pre-concert lecture in BP Hall.

Upbeat Live: pre-concert talks

  • Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 7:00pm
  • Friday, October 20, 2017 - 7:00pm
  • Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 1:00pm

Eric Bromberger