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Join conductor Semyon Bychkov, soprano Christiane Karg, alto Anna Larsson and the London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus at Barbican Hall, as they perform Gustav Mahler's Symphony No.2 'Resurrection'.
Semyon Bychkov’s early career saw him conduct the Berlin Philharmonic, New York Philharmonic and Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, before becoming Music Director at the Orchestre de Paris. He now holds the post of Gunter Wand Conducting Chair with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Anna Larsson is a Grammy-nominated Swedish contralto best-known for her interpretations of Mahler. She has sung with the Berlin Philhamonic Orchestra and Daniel Barenboim at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden.
Christiane Karg is a German soprano best-known for her roles in Mozart’s operas. She has sung at the Salzburg Festival, Royal Opera House and La Scala.
The London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) is the resident orchestra of the Barbican Centre and is the oldest of London’s symphony orchestras. It was recently rated by Gramophone as one of the top five orchestras in the world.
The London Symphony Chorus is one of the country’s leading symphony choruses with more than 150 singers. It has a close association with the LSO.
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