Upbeat and joyful, Haydn’s Cello Concerto No. 1 is a cornerstone of the repertoire. From its powerful opening trumpet solo to its triumphant finale, Mahler’s Symphony No. 5 is huge, sweeping, and emotional—reflecting the composer’s journey from mourning to triumph.

Carlos Miguel Prieto, conductor
Sterling Elliott, cello
Pacific Symphony

Ortiz: Kauyumari
Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1
Mahler: Symphony No. 5

Preview Talk at 7 p.m. with host Alan Chapman