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Berliner Philharmoniker Live: Sir Simon Rattle’s Farewell Concert

BUY TICKETS 6.30pm Wednesday 20 June

CONCERT broadcast LIVE from the Berliner Philharmonie

Sir Simon Rattle appears for the last time as chief conductor of the Berliner Philharmoniker in a concert featuring Mahler’s sixth symphony.

On 14 November 1987, a promising conductor called Simon Rattle made his Berliner Philharmoniker debut with Gustav Mahler’s Sixth Symphony. Looking back Rattle says, “I felt that I was finding my voice on that day”. Mahler’s multifaceted work is again on the programme when Sir Simon appears for the last time as chief conductor of the Berliner Philharmoniker. Sir Simon Rattle’s Farewell Concert is broadcast live, with exclusive interviews and programme insights featured as part of this historic event.

Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle
Concert Programme:
           Opening Programme  Introduction
Gustav Mahler Symphony No. 6

Tickets: Full £15   Adult concessions £13   18 & under £10
Running time: 2 hours (with no interval)
Doors open: 6pm
Certificate: 12A (tbc)