Mahler: Symphony #4 / Haitink, Rco
HAITINK CONCERTGEBOUW ORCHESTRA
This live concert of Gustav Mahler’s Fourth Symphony finds the revered and sought-after conductor Bernard Haitink at the podium leading an orchestra with nearly a century of distinguished performance history and dedication to Mahler, beginning with Willem Mengelberg, the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. • The American soprano Maria Ewing is featured in the work’s glorious ‘Das himmlische Leben’ finale. • Mr. Haitink first conducted the Concertgebouw in 1956, and was its chief conductor for 25 years, during which time his interpretations of Mahler and Bruckner made a worldwide impression.