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University Symphony Orchestra

  1. Wednesday December 11 8:00pm
Hill Auditorium

Kenneth Kiesler, conductor
Maximilian Dimoff, double bass

Pre-concert lecture at 7:15PM in the lower lobby.

The University Symphony Orchestra, conducted by its music director, Kenneth Kiesler, performs Mahler’s Fifth Symphony, the composer’s ultimate journey from tragedy to triumph. Mozart’s shortest symphony, in the style of an Italian overture, opens the program. Maximillian Dimoff, U-M faculty member and principal double bassist of the Cleveland Orchestra is the soloist in Bottesini’s virtuosic Bass Concerto No. 2.

PROGRAM:
Mozart- Symphony No. 32
Bottesini- Concerto No. 2 for Double Bass
Mahler- Symphony No. 5

Free - no tickets required