Memorial concert in honor of Mariss Jansons
Wednesday, 15 January 2020
Munich, Philharmonie im Gasteig
In honor of the long-standing Chief Conductor Mariss Jansons, who passed away on December 1, 2019
The distinguished conductor of this memorial concert was Zubin Mehta, a close personal friend of Mariss Jansons over many years.
The net proceeds from the sale of tickets were donated to the foundation of the “Neues Konzerthaus München”, in support of the project for which Mariss Jansons advocated tirelessly and with great passion over the past 15 years – in the service of musical life in Munich and beyond.
Introductory talk with Dr. Renate Ulm and the musicians Werner Mittelbach, clarinet, and Heinrich Braun, principal double bassist, at 5.45 pm
Concert begins at 7.00 pm
Symphony No. 2
Golda Schultz soprano
Gerhild Romberger alto
Bavarian Radio Chorus and Symphony Orchestra