The "Schicksalslied", a portrait of spiritually blinded mortals and Elysian spirits, is one of Brahms’ most ethereal and profound masterpieces. The concert opens with music from Malaysian child prodigy Tengku Irfan and ends with Brahms’ Second Symphony, suffused with Romantic pastoral sunshine.
Lan Shui, conductor
Singapore Symphony Chorus
Singapore Symphony Youth Choir
Gesang der Parzen, Op. 89
Schicksalslied, Op. 54 (“Song of Destiny”)
Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73
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