Mahler’s powerful ‘Das Lied von der Erde’ in Zürich and Pittsburgh

This month, Eric Cutler performs one of Mahler’s most powerful works, Das Lied von der Erde, with the Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich and then with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. On May 4, François-Xavier Roth conducts the Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich and Cutler shares the stage with mezzo soprano Isabelle Druet. Completing the program is pianist Paul Lewis interpreting Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2.

Following the engagement, Cutler travels to Pittsburgh for performances on May 10 & 12 in Heinz Hall. Eric Cutler and baritone Matthias Goerne will join conductor Manfred Honeck for Das Lied von der Erde with the Pittsburgh Symphony. Also on the program is violinist Vilde Frang interpreting Beethoven’s Violin Concerto.