Lemminkäinen's Mother by Akseli Gallen-Kallela
(1897) Finnish National Gallery
This Friday, the Wheeling Symphony’s final concert of the 2010-2011 season focuses on themes of life and death, in music by Richard
Strauss (Four Last Songs), Jean Sibelius (The Swan of Tuonela), and Gustav Mahler (Symphony No. 1).It also wraps up a season that has focused on Gustav Mahler, marking the
years of both his birth and death.
Listen to Maestro Andre Raphel discuss the music and working with guest soloist Liane Coble for this concert:
Interview with Maestro Andre Raphel