Gustav Mahlers symphonies have changed the way we think of music. And Michael Tilson Thomas is changing the way we hear them. Five of MTTs eleven Grammy Awards celebrate his explosively fresh interpretations of these symphonic warhorses. Become a part of the magic and encounter extraordinary expression by MTTs side as he explores Mahlers Fifth Symphony, a rich panorama of life showcasing beautiful jubilation and tender bereavement, with the Fellows and several NWS alumni. Regarded by many as the finest concerto written for any instrument, Felix Mendelssohns showstopper is a Romantic masterpiece and fitting finale to his staggering musical career. Christian Tetzlaffone of the worlds most brilliant violinistscommands the beloved concerto with scintillating technical wizardry and impassioned musicality.