Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

: Mahler's Symphony No. 3

Gustav Mahler - 1902 portrait by Emil Orlik Wikimedia Commons - Public Domain

Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 3 is usually played by about a hundred musicians. Recently, the Windham Festival focused on the intimacy of Mahler's third, with a small orchestra of only about 35 players. On this episode of Performance Today, hear a MUCH different take on Mahler than we usually hear.