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Asher Fisch Conducts Mahler 4

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Presented by West Australian Symphony Orchestra

Masters Series

Asher Fisch and WASO continue their journey through Mahler’s symphonies.

Praised for her innate musicality and ‘vocal radiance’, Stefanie Irányi joins WASO in the ethereal finale of Mahler’s Fourth Symphony, music that describes a child’s vision of Heaven - “the angelic voices gladden our senses, so that all awaken for joy”. Mahler’s sunniest symphony opens with sleighbells and birdsong, full of expressive orchestral detail and glorious melody.

We open the concert with Schubert’s exquisite Death and the Maiden before traversing the world in Berio’s Folk Songs, a delicately beautiful 11-song cycle featuring melodies from the Appalachians to Azerbaijan.


SCHUBERT arr. MAHLER Death and the Maiden: Andante con moto
Folk Songs
Symphony No.4


Asher Fisch conductor (pictured)
Stefanie Irányi mezzo-soprano

Running Times

Finishes approx. 9:30pm
Includes 20 min. interval

Times are approximate and subject to change at any time.


Friday 22 June: Buffet Menu / Grab and Go Menu
Saturday 23 June: Buffet Menu /Grab and Go Menu


Asher Fisch appears courtesy of Wesfarmers Arts